Glass Beaded Groom’s Slippers (Kasut Manek) Straits Chinese Community, Singapore, Malacca or Penang circa 1890

Glass Beaded Groom’s Slippers (Kasut Manek) Straits Chinese Community, Singapore, Malacca or Penang circa 1890

How to pin a kerosang on your kebaya ~ Little Nyonya Kebaya Shop

How to pin a kerosang on your kebaya ~ Little Nyonya Kebaya Shop

#LivingLifeInFullBloom Kasut Manek by chooyutshing, Peranakan beaded slippers

Kasut Manek The beaded slippers with either images of plants and animals were often beaded by hand, individually, onto the slipper tops. This was displayed at the Centrepoint during the Singapore Heritage Festival

A Singaporean craftsman pursues the dying art of kasut manek and explains why it takes so long to produce a pair of traditional beaded slippers

A Singaporean craftsman pursues the dying art of kasut manek and explains why it takes so long to produce a pair of traditional beaded slippers

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