Photo Credit: Jennifer Dunn
These Li women from Hainan Island, China, wove and embroidered their clothes themselves. Each design tells a different story about people, village, animals, harvest and gods. Prior to the "communist liberation" of 1979, young Li women were given tattoos that would eventually cover their legs, arms and faces.
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