Let's Wear a Kimono! by Keiko Okamoto
Approx. 970 words.
Published on October 3, 2010.
Long time ago, the Japanese used to wear kimono every day from early in the morning till late at night. They dyed and wove kimono fabrics by themselves. They especially prepared new kimonos for a New Year because observing a New Year is one of the most important events for the Japanese.
Here, animals of the Japanese zodiac are going to celebrate a New Year with their favorite kimonos.