Ichihara Yuuko (tropical dress) from xxxHolic
Again, not completely black and white but most of the kimono is. It looks so nice when it's going off their shoulders IMO!
A Japanese Courtesian...they are called Oiron. You can tell the difference from a geshia because the obi is tied in the front instead of the back.
"Modern oiran" style. More "fashion magazine shot" than something really wearable, but cool look, anyway!
Evolution of Chinese clothing…
geiko Naosome by ONIHIDE on Flickr
Tutorial: How to tie a obi by Hanatsuki89.deviantart.com on @deviantART