National costume
A folk costume (also regional costume, national costume, or traditional garment) expresses an identity through costume, which is usually associated with a geographic area or a period of time in histor...
National costume - Wikipedia
Utilty Kilt Buying Guide
Kilt Master is the Ultimate Scottish Clothing and Accessories Company that offer an Extensive Collection of High Quality Kilts. We offer very low prices and most of our kilts within the price range o...
EPIC SILVER SURFER HALLOWEEN COSTUME TAKES NYC BY STORM
I've seen some amazing costumes throughout the years but this one is definately the most spectacular and most appropriate for NYC
Women To Be Fined Up To £6,500 For Wearing Burkas In Swiss Region
Wearing a burka or niqab in public has been banned in the Swiss region of Ticino, with offenders facing a fine of up to £6,500. The region's parliament approved the law on Monday, thereby banning full...
The 24 Best-Dressed Celebrities Of Halloween 2015
Halloween has come and gone — at least until 2016. But we still have the memories. And thanks to Instagram, we have proof that celebrities like to get dressed up and party on October 31 just like the ...
15 Pictures of Traditional Dress Around the World
Around the world, traditional dress serves a variety of purposes. Whether it’s a way of remembering your ancestors, performing a religious ceremony, or marking an important event, almost every culture...
Google Lets You Know Which Halloween Costumes Are (Too) Popular
Want to dress up as Boba Fett for this year's Halloween, but you're scared the party you're going to will be swarming with armor-clad bounty hunters? Well, if you're partying in Victoria, Texas, you m...
DIY Halloween costume ideas for engineers
Halloween is just around the corner, and we all know how difficult it can be to find a creative costume at the last minute. So here are some very original (and affordable) DIY costume ideas we gathere...
Iranian Women Post Pics With Their Hair Flying Free To Protest Strict Hijab Laws
Wearing the Islamic hijab veil is mandatory for women in Iran, and in 2014, Iran’s morality police warned, fined or arrested 3.6 million women for inappropriate dress. Masih Alinejad, an Iranian journ...
Ancient 2,400-year-old gold bongs discovered in Russia
The “once-in-a-century” discovery of a set of solid gold bongs has offered a glimpse into the little-understood lives of Scythians, who ruled vast areas of Eurasia for a thousand years 2,400 years ago...
Scholars Decipher Names Of Amazon warrior Women From Ancient Pottery
A new study published in the journal Hesperia claims to have deciphered the names of ancient warrior women from Greek pottery dating back 2,500 years. According to the National Geographic, linguists u...
The Masks We Wear
We wear masks for many reasons: for fun, for protection, or to make a statement
Batik
UNESCO: Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity - 2009 URL: http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/RL/00170 Description: The technique...
Academic scarf
Another short film produced by my students of the AEP (Academic English Program) of Temple University Japan. Shot and edited in only two days, this time it i...
Albanian Traditional Clothing
Traditional Albanian clothing (Albanian: veshjet tradicionale shqiptare, veshjet kombëtare, veshjet popullore or kostumet kombëtare) includes more than 200 different kind of clothings in all Alba...
Albanian Traditional Clothing - Wikipedia
Croatian national costume
Croatian national costume or Croatian dress (Croatian: narodna nošnja, plural: narodne nošnje) refers to the traditional clothing worn by Croats living in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, ...
Croatian national costume - Wikipedia
Serbian national costume
Serbian folk costumes, like any traditional dress of a nation or culture, has been lost to the advent of urbanization, industrialization, and the growing market of international clothing trends. The w...
Serbian national costume - Wikipedia
Scottish dress
The term highland dress describes the traditional dress of Scotland. It is often characterised by tartan (plaid in North America) patterns in some form.Male highland dress includes kilt (or trews), sp...
Scottish dress - Wikipedia
Traditional Welsh costume
The Traditional Welsh costume is a costume once worn by rural women in Wales. The costume was identified as being different from that worn by the rural women of England by many of the English visitors...
Traditional Welsh costume - Wikipedia
Cambodian clothing
Khmer clothing, also known as the fashion of Cambodia, refers to the style of dress worn by the Khmer people from ancient to present times.
There are three important silk textiles in Cambodia: the...
Cambodian clothing - Wikipedia
Chinese clothing
Chinese clothing is ancient and modern. Chinese clothing has varied by region and time, and is recorded by the artifacts and arts of Chinese culture
Traditional Chinese clothing is broadly referre...
Chinese clothing - Wikipedia
Clothing in India
Clothing in India varies from region to region depending on the ethnicity, geography, climate and cultural traditions of the people of that region. Historically, men and women clothing has evolved fro...
Clothing in India - Wikipedia
Formal Thai national costume
The formal Thai national costume, known in Thai as ชุดไทยพระราชนิยม (rtgs: chut thai phra ratcha niyom, literally Thai dress of royal endorsement), includes several sets of clothing, or chut thai...
Formal Thai national costume - Wikipedia
Palestinian costumes
Palestinian costumes are the traditional clothing worn by Palestinians. Foreign travelers to Palestine in the 19th and early 20th centuries often commented on the rich variety of the costumes worn, pa...
Palestinian costumes - Wikipedia
Jōe
Jōe (浄衣) (sometimes translated from Japanese as "pure cloth") is a garment worn in Japan by people attending religious ceremonies and activities, including Buddhist and Shinto related occasions. N...
Jōe - Wikipedia