- The wedding kimono
a young women having a traditional
Japanese wedding, they wear the most gorgeous
called Uchikake. Most people rent this kimono, however the
rental still costs around A$5000. The white Uchikake is just part of the elaborate Japanese
If you look carefully you will be able to
see how the Uchikake is very long and touches the ground. Unlike traditional
Western wedding dresses, that have train or material that flows
along the ground at the back of the dress, the Uchikake is long all
the way around.
The bride has to be assisted by one of her
attendants to walk in this kimono (see below).