The World’s Biggest Turban Is Our Hot Look of the Day

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Devout Sikh Avtar Singh Mauni from Punjab, India, has the world's longest – and most FABULOUS – turban, consisting of 2,116 feet of fabric and weighing 100 pounds. A HUNDRED POUNDS. That's like wearing a Vespa on your head, all day, every day. Not that he minds. “I don’t consider it a burden. I’m most happy when I wear it,” he says. “On the rare ... See the Rest

On Set: Angela Bassett

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Angela Bassett looking FAF (fierce as fuck) – OF COURSE – on the New Orleans set set of American Horror Story: Coven, wearing – omg, is that a leather turban? Will someone please give the costume designer ALL THE EMMYS next year? And maybe market that shit to drag queens? These outfits are SLAYING ME. (Photos Pacific Coast News) ... See the Rest

Striking Head Treatment of the Day


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Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick enjoy an afternoon without the kids on a boat in Miami

Kourtney Kardashian in Miami, and I'm going to give this a tentative "yes." True, she looks like a child playing dress-up, and I don't particularly like myself for posting a Kardashian sister on the blog, but I like the tunic, the glasses, and yes the cheap dimestore turban. Worn individually they're all pretty wow. But wearing them together takes ... See the Rest

Hot Look of the Day: The Flower Men of Tihama


From travel photographer Charles Fred's flickr: "The Tihami people who inhabit the Tihama area are extremely unique because they shun modern ways and prefer to live following their own rich heritage which is clearly demonstrated in their dress, housing, daily lives and celebrations. Unlike the majority of men in Saudi Arabia who wear the ... See the Rest

Turban Studies


I'm pretty sure this is a Dumalla, which Sikhs wear into battle, and I'm guessing that the size and number of Chand Toras (those crescent-shaped thingies) probably has something to do with his exalted religious status. Somebody please enlighten me, because I'm totally wearing one of these to the Abbey this weekend, and I'd like to know what sort of ... See the Rest

Turban Studies

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British supermodel and animal right's activist Celia Hammond "wearing an evening turban of organza and gold with earrings by Countess Giovanna Nievo, photo by Ronald Traeger used for Vogue UK cover, Oct. 1967." (via Flickr) ... See the Rest

Vintage Turban Tutorial

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Pathé Pictorial in conjunction with fashion expert Anne Edwards teaches WWII-era women to make turbans from scarves, as hats were being rationed. It starts off very basic but gets more and more complex as it goes along. "You can stab the knot with a couple of feathers or twist one of the scarves into a sort of beehive and tip it over at a tricky ... See the Rest