Deco evening cape, c.1920

Deco metallic embroidered tulle evening cape, from the Vintage Textile archives. Why arent evening capes still relevant?

This is so beautiful.... jαɢlαdy

White and Blue Pak Couture Gown

Gorgeous Large UZBEK Ottoman Silk Handmade Embroidery Suzani

- stitchery-UZBEK Ottoman Silk Handmade Embroidery Suzani - Closely imitated Turkish motifs, in applique rather than weaving or woodblock.

Indian, wedding coat

Indian Wedding Coat ~ Date: 1907 Culture: Indian Medium: silk, metallic threads, sequins Dimensions: Length at CB: 47 in. cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1977 Accession Number: This artwork is not on display



ottoman kaftan

Short Sleeve Appliqued Kaftan of Murad III. Identical in pattern to a century Kaftan associated with Suleyman III except their lengths are different and this one had Banded closures and the later one just buttons.





ottoman caftan ☪

A Spahi. Ottoman Empire Cavalry

Caftan of Sultan Bayezid III. Turkish brocade on silk, caftan of Sultan Bayezid III Rose Turkish

Kaftan-Cüneyt Canatan

Tile & Ceramics: Çini ve Seramik (Tile & Ceramic)


Silks for the Sultans - Textile Museum of Topkapi, Istanbul - Ornament and style DPI

16th c. Red kaftan in Topkapi Serayi Museum. Ottoman Royal kaftan - all the gold is couched gold thread!

Ottoman ceremonial man caftan made for Sehzade Mehmed, quarter of century.