Hainan Island in the South China Sea | 'Only at festivals do the Ha Loi women let thier jewelry down'. Although her face is tatooed this girls chief claim to beauty and social position is her ear load of brass rings. 56 large rings were counted on one women. When the wedding or other ceremony is over, the rings are looped up onto the top of her well combed hair. | Image and caption from National Geographic, September 1938, page 400. Photo by T.C. Lau
I need to make some of these so I dont have to wear a second layer in the heat!
In America we have this little thing called the Super Bowl and it’s coming this Sunday! I mentioned the other day that Kale and I like to watch it but only for the food. I think I actually say that any time I do a Super Bowl post. ha! But it’s the truth, we... Read More »