Traditional hand-knitted woollen socks, for women. From the Türkmen villages to the north of Dursunbey km east of Balıkesir). Probably from Durabeyler, ca.n° - Kavak Costume Collection - Antwerpen/Belgium).
Original taken from marmara_calypso in Ottoman Turkish women's dresses women's dresses "èntari" was x-shaped silhouette, hinged on the center of the waist line.
Authentic outfit of an ‘Efe / Zeybek’ from the Izmir/ Aydın region. This man was probably a member (or the son of a member) of the ‘Kuva-yi Milliye’ (Nationalist Forces, which refers to the irregular Turkish militia forces in the early period of the Turkish War of Independence); they still use to gather on the annual ‘Kurtuluş Günleri’ (Liberation days), which celebrate the victory over the Greek army in 1922.