Japanese Silk Tegos: The New Talk of the Town

As more and more stylish Bhutanese women in the capital pair traditional vintage kiras (traditional attire for women in Bhutan) with the stunning Japanese silk tegos (Jacket worn on kiras); we witness a gorgeous union of two heritage textiles and artistic history that have still managed to stand its time.

Photos by Zuki Juno Tobgye

Model: Kayzang Chimmi

These Japanese silk fabric that have found a new home in Bhutanese tegos is a gorgeous assortment of ancient Japanese art design influences most often exquisitely displayed on Japanese Kimonos.

The vintage intricate Bhutanese kiras paired with these exquisite silk tegos has definitely birthed a new stylish ensemble into vogue in Bhutan’s fashion scene.

For more information go to JapanSilkTegos on Instagram

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