Japan is celebrating a new emperor! On October 22, 2019, Empress Masako made his official ascension to the Chrysanthemum throne in a generational celebration that dates back 2,000 years. In honor of this big day, all the royals from far and wide arrived in Japan for the momentous occasion which declared Japan's 126th emperor.
During the day, the royals had joined Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako for a traditional ascension ceremony. At night, all the royals and special dignitaries that were invited joined the new emperor and his wife for a state banquet dinner to continue the celebrations. We've gathered some of our favorite looks from some of our favorite royal ladies below!