I blogged some time ago about how great it is to see kimono being worn in a modern way. Hair ornaments, often reflecting the seasons are a big part of Japanese traditional dress. These modern Tokyo girls take it to a new level.
Yukata, the more informal kimono and it's lovely indigo hues.
Dior from a few years ago, with an amazing Hokusai inspired dress
Even dogs are following the trend
And if you'd like to read more, the V&A kimono book.
images: tokyo fasion tumblr, tokyofasion.com, the sartorialist, tokyofasion.com, vogue, unknown, stylecourt.blogspot.co.uk