Product ID: 169236
Poised in colorful elegance, a girl models the legendary costume of the Karen hill tribe people. Oraphat depicts her in bright colors and a charming na�f style. The Karen are renowned for their colorful weaves, which distinguish each subgroup within the Karen population of Thailand and Burma. Hospitable out of caution, the Karen believe that if a family does not offer hospitality to a visitor, he in turn will be angered and might set a curse on the family or steal a family member's soul. The Karen are renowned for their weaving skills and dress code, for single women are expected to dress with loose V-neck blouses whereas married women are allowed colorful skirts and blouses, usually in red and blue.