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Japanese actress Satomi Ishihara in kimono standing in front of Ippodo Tea Co., Kyoto

JAPAN ~ Princess Akishino Fumihito Shinnōhi Kiko née Kiko Kawashima was born in 1966 & is the wife of Prince Akishino, the second son of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan. She became the second commoner to marry into the imperial family; her mother-in-law, the Empress, was the first in 1959. She is also known as Princess Kiko.

Classical Ladies' Fashion Design and The Society Changing (3): Japanese Kimono

Japanese Kimono is generally created with fine fabric with a complete natural view pattern on it, conveying that Japanese people love nature. Various designs show ladies' beauty and gentleness.