National Costume Archive


Collection: Women's Costumes
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Vintage: 1950
Weaver: Anastazija Tamošaitienė Colours:dark green, red, dark red, cream
Photographer:Aidas Rygelis Odonelis
This costume was woven in the Tamošaitis’ studio in Montreal in 1950 and was sewn by Anastazija Tamošaitienė.  All costume elements were photographed with the exception of the crown which is shown from archival photos. Black and white archival wedding photos were photographed in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada in 1950, by Alfonsas Balčiūnas.