Kimono #276132 Kimono Flea Market Ichiroya (Kurotomesode are typically the kind of kimono worn by married female relatives of the bride/groom (think mother of the bride/groom). Friends and unmarried women at a wedding wear irotomesode or homongi.)
Tomesode (留袖?) is a type of kimono. It is an expensive formal dress worn by married women. Kuro tomesode (black tomesode) worn at a wedding ceremony. Face blurred for privacy. (黑留袖) by Nesnad. Kuro-tomesode (black tomesode) are often worn for wedding ceremonies by married female relatives of the bride or groom. The eri, obijime and obiage are always white, and the obi matches the colourful pattern of the kimono to signify a happy occasion. It is believed that the black colour is to match the…
"Tomesode" with Lily This is highest class Kimono called “Tomesode”(留袖) for married women with emblems, called “Kuyo-boshi”(九曜星). “Kuyo”(九曜) represents 9 astronomical bodies deriving from Indian astronomy or astrology, that was considered to have influence on prosperity, harvest, and health. Family emblem of “Kuyo-boshi” is reflecting the wish for glory of the family tree.
Tomesode: The most formal Kimono for married women. A Kuro-tomesode/Kurotomesode is a black kimono with designs at the bottom, and 5 crests on the Kimono. An Irotomesode is a colored kimono, but has the designs at the bottom, much like the kurotomesode.
KIMONO The kimono (着物 ? )  is a Japanese traditional garment. The word "kimono", which literally means a "thing to wear",  has come to denote these full-length robes. The standard plural of the word kimono in English is kimonos. On certain events, it is proposed that you dress in a kimono, in most times you will need a helping hand to get into one. It is not as easy it looks, if you want to wear it appropriately. Men, Women and children alike adorn kimonos.