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KURO TOMESODE and IRO TOMESODE.
Kuro Tomesode is the most formal kimono for married women. The body color
is black and always put 5 KAMON family crests. Bride and Groom's married-women
family members wears it at the wedding ceremony.
Iro Tomesode is less formal than Kuro Tomesode, yet still very high class
Kimono. The body color is not black, but normally light sweet color. Unmarried
young women also can wear it. The class depends on the number of the KAMON
crests, 1, 3 or 5 - 5 KAMONs make it the most formal. It can be worn not
only the family member's wedding ceremony, but also at any formal happy
occasion or party.