Child’s dress and basque waistband. The gown is made from pale sea green velvet and trimmed with lace and blue ribbon. England, 1870.
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- Thu May 17, 2018 9:33 am
- Forum: Various pieces of national clothing
- Topic: Jewelry as a part of national costumes
- Replies: 12
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Absolutely beautiful Ukrainian men’s jewelry piece – a large brass cross on a masculine chain. Handmade by Ukrainian jewelers. Ivano-Frankivsk region of Ukraine, the 18th century. Such jewelry items were typical for the western part of the country. They were called “zgarda” and usually consisted of ...
- Mon May 14, 2018 10:04 am
- Forum: Folk clothing crafts
- Topic: The craft of weaving around the world
- Replies: 1
- Views: 196
Weaving kente cloth on a weaving loom in Ghana, Africa. The artisans are usually men. The looms are designed in such a way that the kente cloth is woven in strips and then the needed width of fabric is made from the strips.
- Fri May 11, 2018 9:13 am
- Forum: Ukraine
- Topic: Photos of Ukrainian traditional attire
- Replies: 10
- Views: 1411
Female vintage costume from Baranivka district, Zhytomyr region of Ukraine (north-western part of the country). The outfit consists of a long embroidered shirt, a wide and long woven skirt called “litnyk”, an apron, a narrow woven belt called “kraika”, a headdress (consists of a coif and two kerchie...
- Thu May 10, 2018 9:07 am
- Forum: Japan
- Topic: Japanese wedding kimono and accessories
- Replies: 0
- Views: 32
Japanese wedding wig and headdress. These traditional pieces are unique and authentic-looking. Unlike most wigs, that are usually floppy and soft, this one is rock solid. Japanese brides say that it feels like wearing a helmet, but at the same time, it’s actually not that uncomfortable. The headpiec...
- Wed May 09, 2018 8:20 am
- Forum: Europe
- Topic: European kids fashion of the 19th – early 20th century
- Replies: 1
- Views: 484
Girl’s coat and bonnet set in peppermint green wool, fully lined. The costume is made by Minimode. England, 1961.
Bright and colorful embroidered shirt from Volyn’ region of Ukraine (north-western part of the country). The beginning of the 20th century. First Ukrainian shirts in this area were embroidered using 1 to 3 colors. But later, women began to use dozens of colors and shades on one garment. On this part...