Art and culture in heian

Fashion and the culture of japan today is very different from ancient japan in heian. In culture the love of beauty came from the nobles and thier love of their own appearances. Nobles loved elaborate outfits,women wore long gowns made of 12 layers of colored silk cleverly cut and folded to show the different layers.nobles also carried delicate decorative fans , these fans were painted with flowers,trees,and birds. Not only is fashion different from ancient japan to today so is literature. Japanese nobles took great care