Opaque, sheer, wet or covering the whole body, we take a look at the stocking-wearing women who came out to celebrate the day.
The outfit comes with a sweet cap, a petticoat and a tiny hanger for storage.
The design combines the standard-issue Japanese school swimsuit with traditional Chinese clothing.
Unique design should be a hit with fashionistas and history buffs, and also hides a subtle anime cosplay secret.
As the temperature rises, so do the hemlines, but that doesn’t mean everyone gets to take a peak at your underwear.
The anime-loving skater thrills everyone off the ice as she walks the streets of Kyoto in traditional attire.
From thigh-revealing outfits to colourful pinafores, there was a lot of humour and sex appeal on display this Maid’s Day.
Now everyone can enjoy Japan’s iconic twintails hairstyle at any time of the year.
Our favorite crossdressing local celebrity shows us beauty at its best.
Now you can complete your sailor suit schoolgirl outfit with a school bag from a variety of historical Japanese eras.
This cosplayer makes female characters look stunning, and she also nails the pretty boy look too.
Says messages from overseas admirers “almost make me swoon.”
It looks just like the real thing, without the risk of explosion.
Professional skater recreates Sailor Moon’s transformation sequence on the ice in Tokyo.
Low-tech idea yields high-tech-looking results.
There’s nothing fishy about these gorgeous anime and video game costumes.
The Rock transforms into the most famous Pocket Monster of all to delight his daughter.
There’s no easier or more appropriate place to cosplay as some of the greatest heroes of the anime and manga world.
The well-known duo take us on a spectacular journey to some of Japan’s most famous sites, complete with some gorgeous Sailor Moon cosplay.
Versatile ensemble allows you to adjust the schoolgirl/historical balance to your taste.