Posts Tagged ‘kids’

Tamil Kids

May 21, 2014

tamil kids street style india
Tamil kids.

Photographed in Indiranagar, Bangalore in May 2014.

Laundry Girl

May 26, 2011

kids street fashion shillong india

kids street fashion india

kids street fashion india

..waiting on the roadside with a bucket, a bundle of clothes, and some detergent. Photo taken in Risa Colony, Shillong.

Polka dots & Peter Pan Collar

May 22, 2011

Polka dots & Peter Pan collar have been bloggers’ staples for the longest time. The collar keeps coming back on the runway, on the carpets, and on the wish list of men who are obsessed with polka dots. Meanwhile the dots have been everywhere from houses, to music videos, to insects….

Below, they can be seen together on a fashion blogger from Singapore; on a fashion blogger from Europe; in the Summer Collection of a London based fashion label-Dahlia; on an 18 year old art student from Wales, here.

peter pan + polka

polka+peter pan

dahlia londondahlia london

However, the point of all that I mentioned so far is that during my stay in Shillong this January, I photographed a girl wearing something similar….

kids street fashion india

kids street fashion india

..and I find it amazing how different people, from different classes of societies, from different countries, geographically and socially oblivious of the other, end up dressing the same.

The girl above works at a tea shop in Laitumkhrah, Shillong.