A sight lovely to see by shoomla
Okay, these are getting more and more complicated, but this one was fun.Let’s be frank- Aladdin is hardly an exercise in historical accuracy. Combine that with Claire knowing veeeery little about historical* Middle Eastern clothing before starting on Jasmine, and you’ve got yourself a few days of research before digging into this thing.It took some effort to track down some midriff-baring outfits but BY GEORGE I DID, thank you Persian fashion plates. I now know what sirwalare called (besides Hammer pants), and that Persian women wore some pretty sweet little jackets that I wish I owned.OH ALSO I DREW A KITTY-C(Photoshop CS5) See the rest of the series here: [link]*seemed silly to say “pre-Islamic” when I ended up researching pre- and post-Islamic fashion.

A sight lovely to see by shoomla

Okay, these are getting more and more complicated, but this one was fun.

Let’s be frank- Aladdin is hardly an exercise in historical accuracy. Combine that with Claire knowing veeeery little about historical* Middle Eastern clothing before starting on Jasmine, and you’ve got yourself a few days of research before digging into this thing.

It took some effort to track down some midriff-baring outfits but BY GEORGE I DID, thank you Persian fashion plates. I now know what sirwalare called (besides Hammer pants), and that Persian women wore some pretty sweet little jackets that I wish I owned.

OH ALSO I DREW A KITTY

-C
(Photoshop CS5) 

See the rest of the series here: [link]

*seemed silly to say “pre-Islamic” when I ended up researching pre- and post-Islamic fashion.