Muita ideoita: Soma
brush embroidery cake with yellow flowers

brush embroidery cake with yellow flowers

Dental impression tray, France, 1830-1850

Dental impression tray, France, 1830-1850

Traditional costumes from Diyarbakır.  Model: ca. 1950 (men), and still in use for the women.  Ethnic Group: Kurdish.    These are recent atelier-made copies, as worn by folk dance groups.

Traditional costumes from Diyarbakır. Model: ca. 1950 (men), and still in use for the women. Ethnic Group: Kurdish. These are recent atelier-made copies, as worn by folk dance groups.

kurdish fashion

kurdish fashion

garmyani dress

garmyani dress

modern kurdish clothes

modern kurdish clothes

I'm a sucker for heavily beaded dresses and always will be. I can see the beauty of sleek, modern chiffon for Iraqi style dresses (just bought one and eyeing another one), but for Iranian style dresses, beading is best in my opinion.

I'm a sucker for heavily beaded dresses and always will be. I can see the beauty of sleek, modern chiffon for Iraqi style dresses (just bought one and eyeing another one), but for Iranian style dresses, beading is best in my opinion.