Mexican China Poblana dance costume. The China Poblana costume is worn for dancing the Jarabe Tapatío (Mexican Hat Dance), Mexico´s national folk dance. Illustration by Jo Bartas Fashion, New Edition:… Read More
The peruvian woman´s headdress. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
Female from Santísima Trinidad de Huancayo, Peru. The people of Huancayo, in gorgeous rented costumes such as this, annually celebrate the fiesta of their city´s patron saint. Peruvian Indians love fiestas,… Read More
Women with fruits. Venezuela folk dress. Women in Venezuela, as in all other Latin american countries, carry great burdens of fruits or vegetables on their heads. Illustration by Jo Bartas.… Read More
A romantic gaucho playing the guitar. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).
Traditional Gaucho costume, Argentina. Fashion, New Edition: The language of clothes (Smithsonian).