Japanese Actress Ayama Goriki in Kimono Photo credit
Question: When do Japanese women wear a kimono?
Answer: Nowadays, wearing a kimono in daily life is not really practical and it's mostly worn for special occasions. Many Japanese, especially women wear a kimono at weddings, on New Year holiday or any traditional and formal events. There are a lot of intricate detailing on the dress, the band and the accessories. It is possible to rent one for a day, if you're interested in trying one on!