Each pattern of Yukata has its own meaning. Knowing the meaning, furthermore, you will have fun choosing patterns.
Peony and peony are symbolized by beautiful women, “Peony (Shakuyaku) if you stand, peony (button) walking figure is a flower of hundreds”.
It means “happiness”. It will be because of the beautiful big flowers of a large wheel from a small round bud.
It is recommended because it becomes happiness prayer if you learn it.
Peony comes from the word that was made in the Edo period “shakuyaku” meaning that the figure is supple and gentle.
It is said that its appearance overlapped with the beautiful standing behaviors of the women who wore the kimono because it stretched straight up.
“Brilliant” “Clearly prominent” “Outstanding beautiful”
The noble meaning that said “stately” or “wealthy” and the discreet meaning that said “shyness”.
Longevity, Resurrection, Change.
From the appearance of emerging from a pupa to a butterfly, “resurrection, change” and “immortality” mean.
From the sound of “Chou”, there is a meaning such as “longevity”. On the romantic side, the wish seems to be “I will keep going” forever.
It was thought that the butterfly is a symbol of immortality like a butterfly, a larva from the egg, going through a pupa and becoming a beautiful butterfly soaring up.
Nadeshiko has the meaning of pure love, chastity, elegance, and smile.
As the word “Yamato Nadeshiko” is, it is a yukata pattern that has long been loved by Japanese as a flower that expresses the humble and inner beauty of Japanese women.
… ’Nadeshiko’ is a word made from a combination of Japanese meaning “we are so cute that we want to stroke it” and “girl”.
winning, polite, amulet
It is said that irises mean “strength” and “politeness” from sounds read as “sho”.
Legend such as to get rid of evil, excluding dangerous diseases remains from long ago
It is very auspicious at the beginning of things because it is reminiscent of spring and budding.
Cherry blossoms are said to be the trees in which the god of rice cultivation lives and the meaning of five grain rich food.The gorgeous beauty and the beauty of the scattering were connected with the aesthetic sense of the Japanese, and various patterns of cherry blossoms were brought out
Development, Longevity, Beauty, Get rid of evil
“Continuation” from a long life span, it is regarded as a symbol of “development” from a much broader flowering place.
Tsubaki is a spirit tree and it is said to be 800 years old to be said that it is very auspicious meaning longevity of eternal life
* It is thought that there is the power to pay evil spirits, holy tree telling the spring
Carrying love, Family satisfaction
Birds are often used as symbol of “carrying happiness”. Swallows, which are migratory birds, are said to carry love.
It is cute even if it becomes a pattern of a yukata ♪
Swallows are said to be the use of love, it is said that they will bring a love luck. In addition, swallow is regarded as a symbol of “married ceremony” “family satisfaction” for male and female to feed birds alternately feeding the chicks.
The drenched narcissus growing dull is a dignified and cool impression. Express intelligence.
In addition, Narcissus is also known as the blooming flower of New Year.
Beautiful forever, descendent prosperity
The relaxing curves of dripping wisteria well shine on Yukata.
Mejiro Fuji “is” Prosperity of descendants “because a lot of flowers will be attached
Perseverance, prosperity, clear heart
From the appearance of enduring winter and putting flowers in the spring, it is a symbol of “patience.” There is also a flower language “pure heart” in plum. It is round and cute when it comes to a yukata pattern!
It is auspicious for flowers blooming in the spring
Affection, entanglement with you, refreshingly tomorrow (flower language)
In Japan, the character of “Rose” can also be seen in the Tale of Genji and you can see how it was loved as one of the flowers that color the garden of the museum.