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About Omaha daily bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 187?-1922 | View Entire Issue (Nov. 12, 1916)
The Omaha Sunday Bee Magazine Pace
nowmber 12, 1916
Orttt BrIUti Rig Art Rturrti
atfiioru that India Inspire
1AOY DUFF-CORDON, tU faaww "Ueib" f UwU, fonaml
oroator of fathisM a dw world, wrilM Met woes th fuhioa article for
thii aewipaper, prettatin all latl ' sews tad boil ia itfU for wH-
mil. The headdress Is not an Indian turban. But with to learn to drape their todlw with uMhaped fabrics. Bo
Ha shade, of maura and pink utln, 1U garland of flowers here the problem tor tha Western eoetumer It to apply
By Lady Duff-Gordon
SS?KS -d . "unting sp.k. of .re... dlamond-Jewelled. her art .0 a, to supply definite ..menu which appear to
,tV.m onTluZt certain It auggesU India at first .lght, Necesmlly It 1. be simple draperies, and indict, th. Inherent abllltro
ture. music, religion .nd in th. draping of th. lith.. dark an .action. A new mod. cannot be literally faithful Hindu women to Ignore th. eonvenienc.. 01 .earn, an.
bodle. of young Hindus . alngl. governing them, tt to th. object which inspired it. button..
iraUliMKl-th. haunting beauty of mystery. Thus, too, th. Tin. and furordered embroidered coat "" iw
For t long, long while I hare sought to grasp that elu- suggests th. long and graceful .cam. worn by Hindu W chltfon. Th. underskirt Is of fold colored tissue
stv. secret and weave tt into draplngs and adornments princesses. Observe how It Is fashion! to appear- as miv.u. .. T Ji V
for our Western beauty types that should grace their though wound about the body, leaving openings of gause of the coat are of brown fox. The underskirt Is a snot
natural superior advantages with the added peculiar through which is revealed the close swathing of th. robe marquosett. of green and pink, edged with heavy lead to
fascination that is India. Now, at last, I hopefully pre- about the knees-enother characteristic Indian . touch, ho'4 wn th. train.
it a result that is Illustrated on this page. The flaring amplitude of fhe rob. downward from th. This Indian styl. Is, of course, heat, adapted to in. gin
The general effect is what is Important. Does it coat's fur border Is designed to acoentuate that Hindu or very slender woman. With that restriction tt is my
breath, th. spirit of India? I feel that it does. In detail sltmness of the figure at the knees. most novol conception for Uie coming season.
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The Turban in Mauve and Pink
Satin, With a'
Jewelled Green Spike and
Garland of Flower.
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