Clothing, Traditional—Tibet (Xīzàng de chuántǒng fúzhuāng 西藏的传统服装)

Laura KLOSTERMAN KIDD

Tibetan costume reflects the environment and lifestyle of Tibet’s people and plays an important role in regional, familial, and individual expression. Tibetan traditional clothing is characterized by the dual purpose of being aesthetically pleasing as well as functional.

Tibetan costume reflects the environment and nomadic lifestyle of Tibet’s people. Within the regions of Tibet, costume shows distinct differences, instantly recognizable between ethnic and social groups. Tibetan dress also plays an important….

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