LOS ANGELES — Weddings, funerals, tea services and rites of passage are typical occasions to wear kimonos in Japan.

The Los Angeles company, Tokyo Yamaki USA, is trying to convince American consumers that there are times when the traditional Japanese garments are appropriate. So far, it’s found that people will buy them for cocktail parties and gifts, while some decorators will use the traditional obi sashes as table runners.

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