2012 hairstyle

“i didn’t steal it from your garden this time!”

Jidai Matsuri 2012: Geiko Tomoka (Tanmika Okiya) of Pontocho dressed as Murasaki Shikibu, a famous poet from the Heian Period.

Tomoka became a Geiko around 2004 and is still active.

Source: self-unemployed on Flickr

January 2012: Geiko Fukuteru (Horiyae Okiya) of Miyagawacho dressed formally for Shigyoshiki, the New Year’s opening ceremony.

She is the biological older sister of Geiko Fukuai from the same Okiya and is still active.

Source: Teruhide Tomori on Flickr