Traditional clothing
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...
Traditional clothing - Wikipedia
Dior: From Paris to the World exhibition
Discover Dior: From Paris to the World in video, the exhibition that turns an unprecedented spotlight on the House’s heritage and its global impact and influences, running until March 3rd at the Denve...
Dior - Step inside the hidden world of the Paris embroidery
Step inside the hidden world of the Paris xzatelier Maison Vermont, responsible for the masterful decoration found on Maria Grazia Chiuri’s Autumn-Winter 2017-18 haute couture creations,...
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
History of clothing and textiles
The study of the history of clothing and textiles traces the availability and use of textiles and other materials and the development of technology for the making of clothing over human history. The w...
History of clothing and textiles - Wikipedia
Costume
Costume or fancy dress is the distinctive style of dress of a particular people, class, or period. A costume can be a particular style of clothing worn to portray the wearer as a character or type of ...
Costume - Wikipedia
Folk 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...
Folk costume - Wikipedia
Batik
Batik ([ˈbateʔ]; [ˈbatɪk]) is a technique of wax-resist dyeing applied to whole cloth, or cloth made using this technique. Batik is made either by drawing dots and lines of the resist with a spouted t...
Batik - Wikipedia
Embroidery
Embroidery is the handicraft of decorating fabric or other materials with needle and thread or yarn. Embroidery may also incorporate other materials such as metal strips, pearls, beads, quills, and s...
Embroidery - Wikipedia
History of Western fashion
The history of Western fashion is the story of the changing fashions in clothing for men and women in Europe and other countries under influence of the Western world, from the 12th century to the pr...
History of Western fashion - Wikipedia
Clothing in Africa
African clothing is the traditional clothing, often vibrantly coloured, worn by the people of Africa. In some instances these traditional garments have been replaced by western clothing introduced by ...
Clothing in Africa - Wikipedia
Clothing laws by country
Clothing laws vary considerably around the world. In general, in most countries, there are no laws which prescribe what clothing is required to be worn. However, the community standards of clothing ar...
Clothing laws by country - Wikipedia
Bedlah
The bedlah is an Arabian costume normally worn by women. The word bedlah is Arabic for "suit".In the world of belly dance the term bedlah refers simply to the costume that a dancer wears. Most commonl...