AN INVESTIGATION ON THE COLORS IN TRADITIONAL WOMEN'S CLOTHING AT THE ASAGI FINDIKLI VILLAGE OF CORUM-SUNGURLU REGION

Gamze KARAMAN

Deniz GÜMÜŞ

Kudret Safa GÜMÜŞ

Theorigins of traditional women's clothes in Anatolia are based on very old ones. The women's clothing, which is decorated with traditional motif sand reflects the feelings and thoughts of the individual with the colors used, developed in a locally specific way and belongs to different regions.The clothing, which best reflectst beliefs, traditions and cultures of mankind, maintain sits existence bychanging and developing from day to day.Traditional women's clothes vary in Anatolia, one of our cultural values, and differ in each region. These diversities and colors between different regions are at thefore front of regional dresses. The scope of the survey is limited to the Asagı Fındıklı village of Sungurlu district of Corum province. In the study, traditional women's clothing belong into the region; Ornamentation, usage are as and color characteristics of the region.The traditional clothes; "Writing, vest, dress, shalwarandapron" are confronted, these clothes are not preferred much compared to the old one, the are only worn on special occasions and kept in boxes.This study is important to introduce in the context of the culturally dressing of the region.

Key words: Culture, Women Dress, Color, Corum, Asagı Fındıklı Village.