Evolution of Chinese Clothing and Cheongsam/Qipao by ~lilsuika on deviantART
19th century Russian silk, metal, linen, cotton
.practical and warm parka, anorak Anorak comes from the inuit word Anore, meaning Wind. The anorak was developed by the Inuit peoples to protect them from the arctic freezing climate.
Regional Woman's Coat, Albania, C. 1900, Augusta Auctions, November 13, 2013 - NYC, Lot 410
Albania, Woman's Gold Embroidered Coat, Sleeveless purple velvet w/ elaborate gold couched embroidery & gold galloon, printed cotton lining, c. 1900
Mexican Textiles at the Newark Museum
China Poblana dress, c. 1925, Mexico City.