Petticoat border American (New England), Colonial, 1758 New England, United States DIMENSIONS 25.7 x 165.3 cm (10 1/8 x 65 1/16 in.), ACCESSION NUMBER 40.571, Ground: deep cream colored linen. Design: large stylized flowers and leaves growing from undulating stems worked in Oriental or Roumanian and outline stitch with pink, red, pinkish violet, blue, green and yellow wool (crewel). Worn, stained.
NEW Black Chinese Cheongsam Dress qi pao Dragon Texture
“Painted Skin : The Resurrection” - Huà Pí which the story is estimated to be set during the early Chinese Han Dynasty BC – 220 AD). Longs sleeves were as common on the hanfu than they were on the kimono.
Using a traditional western wedding dress fabric — lace instead of silk or satin usually utilized for traditional kimonos — for the bridal coat, a truly unique fusion modern kimono is born. Don’t you just love the purple on lavender color scheme?