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Kimono Robes - How To Look Like A Goddess
robes - Most of us love the
comfy, cosy cotton robes or terry cloth robes that are currently hanging in our closets and
bathrooms. And, while they’re practical they’re not terribly
inspiring. For those who crave something sensational, kimonos
are simply stunning and designed to delight the senses.
beautiful iridescent silk robes to exquisite hand painted caftans, it’s easy to feel like a lingerie goddess
when you slip into a luxurious kimono that says, "I have arrived."
Follow along as we share the tips and tricks that you need to know
for one of the best drop-dead gorgeous beautiful lingerie favorites that will leave you
Kimono Robes - Inside Secrets
Find The Best Sleepwear Fit
Feeling like a goddess starts with choosing
the right style that compliments your personality and silhouette.
the perfect style of robe with the right cut and fit that enhance
your natural curves and you'll look amazing.
- Petites should
opt for short styles that are cut mid-thigh to create the illusion of
- Tall women can pull off floor sweeping styles
- Curvy women look great in a universally flattering knee length and
can play around with ¾ length sleeves to show off their wrists for a
subtle yet powerful glimpse of skin to break up their silhouette
Did You Know?
Silk robes originated in China around the third century. As early as the 5th century BC, Japanese diplomats and travelers brought back many Chinese influences and helped integrate these
womens robes into Japanese culture.
Choose Your Robe Prints And Colors Wisely
up your coloring and skin tone in shades that suit
you best and are your favorites.
Don’t get stuck in a drab shade when
you can wear a bold turquoise, fuchsia, red, or emerald silk kimono robe.
you love neutrals try a shimmering champagne, silvery grey, or sparking white robe
candy colored pastels if you prefer a softer, more romantic look
pick a printed silk robe in a pattern that you love
Knowing that you’re
slipping into a robe in your favorite shade will take your look from
simple to stunning and will make you feel special.
The majority of Japanese kimonos are
silk robes or
satin robes that are sewn by hand; even those made with the aid of machines normally have a great deal of hand-sewn elements as well.
Opt for Luxury Robes With Details
yourself to a kimono robe that’s loaded with pretty details and
create a feeling of indulgence that you’ll love.
- Look for lace
applique on the sleeves or hemline, soft chiffon trim, silk piping,
ruffled edges, or beaded details
- Forgo a plain robe in favor of one
embellished with special extras and you’ll instantly feel more
pampered and glamorous
The Design Reflects The Season
Kimono robes are normally worn over a single layer of lingerie undergarments, and are highly symbolic.
- Cherry blossoms, birds, or butterflies are worn during the spring
- Flowing water designs are worn in the summer
- Fall leaves or
Japanese maple trees are appropriate during the fall season
blossoms or pine trees are usually worn during the winter months
Pair It With Beautiful Lingerie
the most beautiful kimono robe will look lackluster and fall flat if you wear ratty
old pajamas underneath.
- Instead, pair the robe with your other
lingerie favorites for an all over look that will make you feel gorgeous
- Try a silk chemise underneath, a camisole and tap
pants, your favorite bra and underwear, or a cotton nightshirt in the
most luxurious fabric you can find
Pairing your kimono with other
special lingerie will always make you look irresistible and utterly
Some expensive kimonos are also decorated using shibori, a Japanese tie-dye technique that often appears in tandem with custom hand-painted lingerie and intimate apparel.
Shibori is an elaborate and difficult technique requiring many
hours to execute correctly, making these luxury robes among the most
Take Time To Look Great
secret to looking like a goddess in any lingerie is setting aside a
few extra minutes to pay attention to your whole look.
Go from head
to toe and make sure your hair is brushed, your legs are shaved, your
face is softly made up, and your skin is silky and moisturized with
your favorite lotion or body oil.
These simple steps will make
you feel beautiful, confident, and absolutely stunning in any intimate apparel that you choose to wear.