"Sincere" project. The wedding dress from Bukovina (Chernivtsi region), end of XIX century. Headgear of a bride was made of artificial flowers and decorated with feather grass with long thin hairs. Jewelry - coral and salbі (coins), amount of which showed the wealth of a bride. Dressed: Julia Sanina (singer)
Bride's Costume Poltava oblast', eastern Ukraine early 20th century TREE OF LIFE by N.F. Karlins "The Tree of Life, the Sun, the Goddess: Symbolic Motifs in Ukrainian Folk Art," Nov. 23, 2005-Oct. 15, 2006, at the Ukrainian Museum, 222 East 6th Street, New York, N.Y. 10003.