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A Special Gomezi

01 Sep 2007

A Special Gomezi

The bride has changed into a spectacular gomezi, which is a variation on the tradition because it is fusing a western shoulderless fashion. Even in the darkness of the house the bride glitters and sparkles. Unlike the ushers from before her gomezi has sleeves.


Other photos in this collection

Hold carefully

Hold carefully

Patterns

Patterns

Varieties of colour and pattern

Varieties of colour and pattern

Full Lenght Gomezi

Full Lenght Gomezi

A Special Hug

A Special Hug

A purer style

A purer style

Wrap Fold Tie

Wrap Fold Tie

Respect for the large lady

Respect for the large lady

Women's Daily Wear

Women's Daily Wear

The bride in her gomezi

The bride in her gomezi

Peaked Shoulders of Baganda Dress

Peaked Shoulders of Baganda Dress

Jewellery for a Gomezi

Jewellery for a Gomezi

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