Greek Language: Roots of English Words in Greek Mythology

For many centuries, both East and West, women and men have worn loose flowing robes. Elaborate layers of cloth indicated the rank or wealth of an individual. Sometimes to give shape to robes, the clothes were tied with a girdle or a sash. Later extra shaping was introduced by the use of a brooch or a pin. This type of clothing was popular among Greeks and Romans 3000 years ago.

Thesis Kallithea, Kallithéa, Greece. 454 likes. Women's Clothing Store

This time she uses as a model the Hungarian dancer Nikolska–dressed up in fine-woven clothes–thus providing photos that embellish the Greek Tourism Stand at the 1936 Paris exhibition.


History of Greece: Introduction - Ancient Greece

Ancient Greek Clothes, Fashion, & Jewelry Lesson for Kids; Golden Age of Greece Lesson for Kids