In Japan people like to dress nicely, usually quite like us. Women long dresses or trousers, men wear suits or casual clothes, and children like to wear multicoloured clothing.

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Japanese smart clothes, or "traditional dress", which is worn on special occasions, are brightly coloured dresses or suits.

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Monks and nuns wear more simple clothing, often in white, black, gold or brown, and sometimes a wicker hat.

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