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Kazakhstan womens traditional ethnic clothes Chapan Kamzol Handmade oversize

Kazakhstan womens traditional ethnic clothes Chapan Kamzol Handmade oversize

Kazakhstan womens traditional ethnic clothes Chapan Kamzol Handmade oversize    Kazakhstan womens traditional ethnic clothes Chapan Kamzol Handmade oversize

Consisted of pants, a long shirt (koylek) and sleeveless jackets. Mostly young girls and women preferred clothing of bright and red tones. Collar, sleeves and hem of smart dresses were decorated with embroidery and appliqué of bright fabric. Metal buckle or silver buttons were the decoration of the jacket (kamzol).

Kamzol with sleeves was called beshmet. Young girls' kamzol was more bright color than kamzol of old women.

Wedding dress was the mandatory part of the bride's dowry. It was made of expensive fabrics of red colors (velvet, satin, silk). It was long gown with sleeves. But by the beginning of the XX century this custom was canceled.

"Saukele" is bridal headdress in the shape of a cone up to 70 cm. It was sewn of felt, covered with silk, velvet or cloth. It was possible to determine bride's social status by her headdress. If the hat was decorated with coral beads and the fur stripe, so the bride was from an ordinary family, but if Saukele was covered with gold and precious stones, it was clear that the bride was from a wealthy family. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\World & Traditional Clothing\Asia & Pacific Islands\Other Asian & Pacific Clothing". The seller is "kazakhstan_handmade" and is located in this country: KZ. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Size: One Size
  • Color: Red
  • Gender: Women
  • Brand: Handmade
  • Style: Kimono
  • Material: Wool Blend
  • Modified Item: No


Kazakhstan womens traditional ethnic clothes Chapan Kamzol Handmade oversize    Kazakhstan womens traditional ethnic clothes Chapan Kamzol Handmade oversize