clothes worn in Jamaica

by Marissa
(523 klinger street, south bend, in.)


clothes worn in Jamaica

QUESTION:

What kind of clothes do you wear?




ANSWER: March-30-2009 by Wellesley Gayle

Very interesting question Marissa :-)

By the way, I've actually answered a similar question on another page, indicating that:

'Jamaica's clothing is a remarkable fusion of the traditional and the western. A blend of different cultures from all over the world has led to a cultural diversity that is reflected in our attire.

Though clothing portrays the cultural amalgamation that took place throughout ages, it retains a traditional and native flavor that is unique in itself.

Traditional Jamaican dress for the women consists of a skirt, a top and a headscarf that is made from calico, a type of cotton cloth.

The dresses that Jamaican people wear are very colorful which mirror the spirit of the Jamaicans...' For the entire article click here

Keep in touch Marissa.



Related Pages:

Jamaican Swimwear
Jamaican Costumes
Jamaican Products.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to JamaicaQuestions.

Thanks For Reading!
Like What You Just Read?

Please join me in my effort to share the beauty and uniqueness of Jamaica with the world. You can do so by sharing this insightful narrative on the social media of your choice and ask others to do the same (BELOW). 


What's New? Here Are The Very Latest Articles I Added

Recent Articles

  1. Discounted Vacation Packages To Jamaica - Book With Us And SAVE

    Nov 13, 14 11:17 PM

    Looking for discounted vacation packages to Jamaica? Use our own booking engine and enjoy the savings!

    Read More

  2. Winston Miles Or Winston Robertson, formerly of Balaclava, Saint Elizabeth & Kingston

    Nov 13, 14 09:51 PM

    Hello Mr. Gayle, I'm Angela Dunkely. My maiden name is Miles ....born to Millicent Beckford in 1965. I was given my grand mother's Evangeline Miles,

    Read More

  3. Can I bring my dog to Jamaica with me?

    Nov 11, 14 10:03 PM

    QUESTION:. We will be visiting your beautiful country in a few months via our sailboat. We have a 7 year old dog that travels w/ us. I read somewhere

    Read More


Get Exclusive Updates & Tips!

You are also welcome to join my special friends list and receive exclusive updates (like this), tips, trivia and stories from lovers of Jamaica!

facts about jamaica book icon

I'll Gift You A FREE COPY of my eBook, 101 Intriguing Facts About Jamaica - just for subscribing!

Just enter your email & name below:

Now, It's Your Turn!  :-)

I'd like to hear from you, please click here to share your thoughts and opinions, right now.


copyscpe

Didn't find exactly what you were looking for?
Click Here to do a quick search of the entire site

Top Of Page

SEARCH THE SITE



Site Sponsors

(Our Sponsorship Policy)

Click Here to Visit Our Sponsors' Page

love_jamaica_paycation_opportunity_logo

Tips & Tricks For Your Jamaica Vacation!

Jamaica Travel Guide

Click Here To Get Your Copy

Recent Articles

  1. Discounted Vacation Packages To Jamaica - Book With Us And SAVE

    Nov 13, 14 11:17 PM

    Looking for discounted vacation packages to Jamaica? Use our own booking engine and enjoy the savings!

    Read More

  2. Winston Miles Or Winston Robertson, formerly of Balaclava, Saint Elizabeth & Kingston

    Nov 13, 14 09:51 PM

    Hello Mr. Gayle, I'm Angela Dunkely. My maiden name is Miles ....born to Millicent Beckford in 1965. I was given my grand mother's Evangeline Miles,

    Read More

  3. Can I bring my dog to Jamaica with me?

    Nov 11, 14 10:03 PM

    QUESTION:. We will be visiting your beautiful country in a few months via our sailboat. We have a 7 year old dog that travels w/ us. I read somewhere

    Read More


What Makes Jamaica Special?

Sports
Food
Reggae
People
Blue Mountain Coffee
Beaches
Other

Please enter the word that you see below.

  


Resources

Do Like I Did, Start YOUR Own Business
- Part-Time! Click Here


Friendly Links


  1. Our Partners & Friends
  2. Catcha Falling Star Villas
  3. Wade Hilton Jamaican Author
  4. The Jamaica Real Estate Guide
  5. Medicinal Herbs-4u.com
  6. DancehallReggaeWorld.com
Interested in becoming a partner? email me here

Stay In Touch



Buy Me A Drink


(Click on the drink below)