Beautiful and detailed images and information on Sardian dress which includes shawls, scarves and drapes as major parts.
Women's Turkish Headdress:
Folklore and many wonderful images of the various styles of Turkish headwraps for women.
Costumes of the Levant - The Ezar:A photo of two Syrian women wearing traditional Ezar (a body-covering veil).
Is a very detailed on African female headdresses. If you click on how to..., at the bottom of the page, youll also be shown how to drape a skirt-like (or rather veshti-like!) garment that goes with the headdress.
Sikh turban: An regular American guy (apparently) photographed an obliging Sikh wrapping his turban. Interesting.
PDF file explaining how to wrap a turban:
Web site about Sikh turbans: http://www.akalsangat.com/iw2.html
Pictures on Sikh turbans, with how it is taught to young Sikhs: http://community.webshots.com/album/49623914NrtjTi
Web site with African headwraps, including demonstrations:
The site also sells the cloth for the wrap.
An interesting site about turbans:
Many photos are of finished wraps, but no "how-to." (may have problems loading the photos.)
A complete web site about African women's turbans in French:
This is NOT a web site, but an Adobe Acrobat document for download:
Its a guide to drape tribal turban for women (sort of African headdresses).
Good page that shows how to drape a sikh turban on a little boy. Very didactic:
A great site about African drapes (headwraps and sarongs), also selling books on how to wrap headdresses:
Shows how to wrap three different styles. (Will fit all occasions).
How to tie a silk turban... on a woman. Detailed photgraphic explanations.
Very detailed still photos, in sequence, AND three versions of a video!
About European turbans from the 15th century. Very interesting page exploring a theme we tend to forget about (well, not at IDC!).
Web site detailing several techniques of women’s headdresses (Western, international):