KASANE COMBINATIONS

Kasane combinations by Anthony J. Bryant, from his internet site: "a history of Japanese clothing and accessories" - www.sengokudaimyo.com/garb
Permission to use this information is given by Mr and Mrs Badgley on the 27th of January 2017.

Some information and colours have been changed.


Celebrations / festivals kôbai no nioi, kurenai no nioi, kurenai no usuyô, matsu-gasane, moegi no nioi, suô no nioi
10/1 – to go-sekku ao momiji, haji momiji, kaede momiji, kurenai momiji, kigiku, mojiri no momiji, kiku no onzoyatsu, momiji gasane yatsu, usturoi giku, ki momiji
Go-sekku through spring futatsu iro, hana yamabuki, iro-iro, murasaki no nioi, murasaki no usuyô, murasaki murago, ume-gasane, ura yamabuki, yamabuki no nioi, yuki no shita, ura masari kôbai
4/1 – 5/1 fuji, hana tachibana, kaki tsubata, mochi tsutsuji, nadeshiko, shobu, tsutsuji, waka shobu
5/1 – 6/1 hana tachibana, kurenai no usuyô, murasaki no usuyô, nadeshiko, shobu
6/1 – 7/7 rindô
7/7 – 8/1 ominaeshi
8/1 – 8/15 kurenai no usuyô, murasaki no usuyô, susuki
combinations: kiku, momiji,
8/15 – 9/9 momiji, ominaeshi, shira-giku,
colours: suô, usuiro
9/9 on colours: kurenai, murasaki, shiro, usuiro
others not yet defined for which period or activity
kurenai no usuyô, murasaki no usuyô, hana tachibana, suo nioi (kiku), tsutsuji hitoe, utsuginu shobu, kurenai momiji, kaede momiji, kihaji momiji, murasaki murago, yanagi zakura wa urauso iro, ume gasane, yuki no shita, yuki no shita, yamabuki, matsu zakura, kabo zakura, ura giku, matsu gasane,chiri momiji, kôbai noi, moegi nioi, utsuroi kiku, fuji, musuginu futairo, mutsuginu sakura tsutsuji, mutsuginu iroiro, kiku no onzoyatsu, momiji gasane yatsu, utsuroi giku, ki momiji

Most combinations are 5 itsutsuginu layers, but some have more. Also some examples have KO-UCHIGI as an extra layer on top of the UWAGI robe. Names can be repeated but that does not mean the combinations are the same or that they are used in the same season.

KÔBAI NO NIOI
Lightening red maple
ao
koki kôbai kôbai kôbai awaki kôbai paler awaki kôbai


. . . . . .
KÔBAI NO NIOI midori ao shu shu shu (ô)dan kôbai kôbai


. . . . . . .
MOEGI NO NIOI
Lightening green
kurenai koki moegi moegi moegi awaki moegi paler awaki moegi


. . . . . .
MOEGI NIOI
Lightening moegi
shu
midori ao midori ao midori ao asaki ao SOME DARK GREEN SOME DARK GREEN


. . . . . . .
KURENAI NO USUYÔ
Paling scarlet
shiro
shiro shiro pale usuki kurenai usuki kurenai kurenai


. . . . . .
KURENAI NO USUYÔ
Paling scarlet
shiro shiro shiro usuki kurenai awaku (ô)dan shu shu


.
. . . . . .
KURENAI NO NIO
Lightening scarlet
kôbai
pale asaki kurenai asaki kurenai kurenai kurenai fukaki kurenai


. . . . . .
MATSU GASANE
Layered pine
kurenai
pale asaki moegi asaki moegi moegi asaki sûo sûo


. . . . . .
MATSU GASANE
Layered pine

shu midori ao midori ao midori ao murasaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . . .
SÛO NO NIOI
Lightening crimson
ao
fukaki sûo sûo paler sûo asaki sûo paler asaki sûo


. . . . . .
SUÔ NIOI
(also “KIKU”)
Reverse chrysanthemum
midori ao
midori ao murasaki asaki murasaki asaki murasaki shiro

shiro
shiro


. . . . . . . .
KI GIKU
Yellow chrysanthemum
ao
awaki ki awaki ki awaki suô awaki suô suô


. . . . . .
HAJI MOMIJI
Sumac foliage
kurenai suô kurenai asaki kuchiba paler asaki kuchiba ki


. . . . . .
AO MOMIJI
Green maple
suô
kurenai asaki kuchiba ki asaki ao ao


.
. . . . .
KAEDA MOMIJI
Maple foliage
suô kurenai asaki kuchiba ki asaki ao asaki ao


.
. . . . .
KAEDA MOMIJI shu
(ô)dan (ô)dan ki midori ao midori ao midori ao


.
. . . . . .
MOJIRI NO MOMIJI kurenai
kurenai asaki kuchiba ki asaki ao ao


.
. . . . .
KURENAI MOMIJI kurenai
awaki ao koki ao ki awaki kuchiba kurenai


. . . . . . .
KURENAI MOMIJI
Scarlet maple
shu fukaku shu midori ao ki (ô)dan shu shu


. . . . . . .
SHIRAGIKU
White chrysanthemum
kurenai
shiro shiro shiro shiro shiro Uwagi: ki

Kouchigi: sûo


. . . . . . . .
MURASAKI NO NIOI
Lightening purple
kurenai pale awaki murasaki awaki murasaki murasaki murasaki koki murasaki


. . . . . .
MURASAKI NO USUYÔ
Paling purple
shiro shiro shiro pale awaki murasaki awaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . .
MURASAKI NO USUYÔ
Paling purple
shiro shiro shiro shira murasaki asaki murasaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . . .
URA MASARI KÔBAI
Reverse grouped-maple
ao
awaki kôbai awaki kôbai awaki kôbai awaki kôbai awaki kôbai


. . . . . .
YAMABUKI NO NIOI
Lightening globeflower
ao ki pale asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba kuchiba


. . . . . .
URA YAMABUKI
Reversed globeflower
ao
ki ki ki ki ki


. . . . . .
HANA YAMABUKI
Globeflower
ao
asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba


. . . . . .
YAMABUKI midori ao
ki ki (ô)dan usuki kôbai (ô)dan (ô)dan


. . . . . . .
UME GASANE
Layered plum
koki murasaki
koki suô kurenai kôbai asaki kôbai pale asaki kôbai


. . . . . .
UME GASANE
Layered plum
midori ao
sûo (or shu) shu akaki shu shu shiro shiro


.
. . . . . .
YUKI NO SHITA
Under the snow
ao
pale asaki kôbai asaki kôba kôbai shiro shiro


. . . . . .
YUKI NO SHITA
Under the snow
midori ao asaki sûo
sûo
shu shiro shiro shiro


. . . . . . .
YUKI NO SHITA
Under the snow
midori ao asaki shu shu shu shiro shiro shiro


. . . . . . .
MURASAKI MURAGO
Variagated purple
kurenai
awaki ao koki ao pale asaki murasaki asaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . .
MURASAKI MURAGO shu
midori ao midori ao asaki murasaki asaki murasaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . . .
FUTATSU IRO
Two colors
kurenai
moegi moegi ki ki usuiro

usuiro


. . . . . . .
IROIRO
Varied colors
kurenai
suô ki kôbai murasaki usuiro


. . . . . .
FUJI
Wisteria
shiro shiro shiro paler awaki murasaki awaki murasaki awaki murasaki


. . . . . .
FUJI
Wisteria
shu shiro shiro usuki murasaki usuki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . .
TSUTSUJI
Azalea
shiro asaki ao ao pale asaki kurenai asaki kurenai kurenai


. . . . . .
TSUTSUJI HITOE
shiro
usuki midori ao midori ao kôbai shu shu shu


. . . . . . .
SHOBU
Lily
shiro asaki kôbai kôbai shiro asaki ao ao


. . . . . .
WAKA SHOBU
Young lily
shiro shiro shiro asaki ao asaki ao ao


. . . . . .
MOCHI TSUTSUJI
Rice azalea
shiro asaki ao ao asaki suô asaki suô suô


. . . . . .
KAKI TSUBATA
Persimmon bud
kurenai
asaki ao ao usuiro usuiro asaki murasaki


. . . . . .
HANA TACHIBANA
Orange blossom
shiro asaki ao ao shiro pale asaki kuchiba asaki kuchiba


. . . . . .
HANA TACHIBANA
Mandarin orange blossom
shiro usuki midori ao midori ao shiro shu shu shu


. . . . . . .
NADESHIKO Pink shiro
shiro shiro asaki suô asaki suô suô


. . . . . .
RINDÔ shu midori ao midori ao usuki murasaki usuki murasaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . . .
OMINAESHI
Ominaeshi flower
Maidenflower
kurenai ominaeshi ominaeshi ominaeshi ominaeshi ominaeshi


. . . . . .
SUSUKI
(also USU)
Pampas grass
shiro asaki oa ao asaki suô asaki suô suô
(NB: identical to mochi tsutsuji)

.
. . . . .
KIKU NO ONZOYATSU
Honored eight-layered robe chrysanthemum
ao shiro shiro

shiro
asaki sûo

asaki sûo
sûo

sûo
fukaki sûo Uwagi ki

Kouchigi: sûo


. . . . . . . . . . .
MOMIJI GASANE YATSU
Eight-layered maple
kurenai
suô

koki kurenai

asaki kurenai
asaki kuchiba paler asaki kuchiba

ki
ki

ki
Uwagi: shiro

Kouchigi: ki


. . . . . . . . . . .
URA GIKU shu
midori ao midori ao ki shiro shiro shiro


. . . . . . .
CHIRI MOMIJI Scattered maple shu shu shu ki midori ao midori ao midori ao


. . . . . . .
UTSUGINU SHÔBU shiro kôbai shu shiro usuki midori ao midori ao midori ao


. . . . . . .
KABO ZAKURA
Kabo cherry-blossom
shu
murasaki murasaki murasaki murasaki murasaki murasaki


. . . . . . .
UTSUROI KIKU midori ao asaki murasaki asaki murasaki asaki murasaki asaki murasaki asaki murasaki

murasaki
murasaki


. . . . . . . .
UTSUROI GIKU kurenai murasaki murasaki murasaki murasaki murasaki Uwagi: ao

Kouchigi: ao


. . . . . . . .
MUTSU GINU IROIRO shu
shu ki midori ao shu asaki midori

asaki midori
asaki midori


. . . . . . . .
MUTSU GINU FUTA IRO shu
midori ao midori ao ki ki asaki midori

asaki midori
asaki midori


. . . . . . . .
MUTSU GINU SAKURA TSUTSUJI shu midori ao midori ao shiro shiro asaki midori

asaki midori
midori


. . . . . . . .
MATSU ZAKURA
Pine cherry-blossom
shu shiro shiro ????? midori ao midori ao midori ao


. . . . . . .
KIHAJI MOMIJI
shu
shu shu shu ki ki ki


. . . . . . .
YANAGI-ZAKURA WA URAUSU IRO
shu
shiro shiro shiro shiro shiro shiro


. . . . . . .
KI MOMIJI
Yellow maple
kurenai
ki ki ki ki ki Uwagi: sûo

Kouchigi: ao


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