Hair, clothing and makeup fashions in Asian history (more through link)* A white woman married into Hong Kong culture, not a glamourous expat, writes of her financial disaster and mystical experiences, a unique story, The Goddess of Mercy & the Dept of Miracles, by Arielle Gabriel *
Circa 1925 Dress with Coat by Madame Babani, a contemporary of both Mariano Fortuny and Maria Gallenga. Babani was most known for her embroidered Asian influenced themes. Both pieces are great examples of Japonism in this 2-piece work of art. (Paris, France)
Evolution of Vietnamese Clothing. I love historical clothing and seeing how it evolves. I’ve longed to see the evolution of Vietnamese clothing but always came up empty handed due to lack of information... until now. created this timeline because as a visual person, I like to know how clothing changed by seeing it side by side.