Vintage Indian Clothing

A brief and non-linear pictorial history of Indian fashion. And the women who are much more than their (often) fabulous clothes.

My "avatar" is usually a photograph of the actress Kanan Devi.
Indian South African bride (possibly of Gujarati origin, undated, note the little swastikas hennaed on the hand)
From Fatima Meer's Portraits of Indian South Africans (1969).

Indian South African bride (possibly of Gujarati origin, undated, note the little swastikas hennaed on the hand)

From Fatima Meer's Portraits of Indian South Africans (1969).

(Source: tonymac04.hubpages.com)

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