Peruvian women in national attire with alpacas. The ladies’ garments are adorned with Peruvian folk embroidery. Even the alpacas wear accessories decorated with needlework and colorful pompons. So cute!
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- Sat Nov 26, 2022 8:31 am
- Forum: Various pieces of national clothing
- Topic: Fashion accessories from different eras
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Two vintage 18th-century fichus (large, often square kerchiefs or shawls worn thrown over the shoulders). The Italian lace fichu on the left comes from The Met and dates between the 18th and 19th centuries, while the British fichu on the right is from the V&A and it's made of cotton and dates th...
- Thu Nov 17, 2022 9:20 am
- Forum: Ukraine
- Topic: Folk belts and sashes in Ukraine
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Ukrainian vintage hand-woven women’s belt. Western Ukraine, the early 20th century. It is adorned with a beautiful woven pattern. And as you see, this belt is rather long – it goes around the waist 2 times and the ends hang to the knees.
- Tue Nov 08, 2022 8:33 am
- Forum: Mexico
- Topic: Mexican Folklorico dance costumes
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Bright Mexican Folklorico dance outfit. The blouse is adorned with lovely floral embroidery and the crimson skirt makes this attire stand out wonderfully from the background.
Lovely embroidery on vintage leather outerwear. Ukraine, the early 20th century. This needlework is done on winter sheepskin coats typically used in Ukraine in the past. Colorful stitching on white leather looks wonderful.