Description: ’Dressed in her Sunday-best, Elizabeth finds pleasure in picking and displaying hibiscus flowers’. It is interesting to note the skill of the seamstress who used a Western child’s-pattern cloth with its border in such a way as to imitate the “look” of figured masi barkcloth, and has fashioned this into the two-tier skirt arrangement so archetypal of Fijian women’s dress.
Source Rights: Fijian Views Distributed by Stinsons Ltd., Suva, Fiji. Ektachrome by Charles Stinson.. ‘Curteicolor ® 3-D Natural color reproduction.’
Isn’t she adorable!
If I have kids I would love to put flowers in their hair.
(Source: justpacific.com, via humanfashion)