- 1. Ponchos and Mantas
- (Telling stories with clothes)
- ... fabrics which changed its function. An 18th century poncho in the collection comes from Alto Peru. It is made from cotton and richly embroidered with silk and metal threads with a pattern that includes ...
Costume idioms Pattern-taking skirt empress arsenic shoes 20th century label unpacking personal narrative Useful museum cotton Lace Paco Rabanne embroidery Guatemala Viscose Accessories interlacing and intertwining fibers storage seamstress boxes femininity sewing techniques traditional outfit false weave purse burn test symbolism giraffe contents miser's purse lace Weaving Wool holes photographs Fleecemaking Donkey Man feelings Mapuche Blogs dress health safety Angel 19th century cutwork and needlework Manneken-Pis collection fabrics mask China Jute 1950s portrait Ramie mannequins transportation