Ukraine - Naturally beautiful! This is one of my favourite photo captures of a Ukrainian child! She is wearing a sunflower and poppies in her hair - two national flower emblems of Ukraine along with the wheat upon her shoulder this says: Ukraine! Simply beautiful!
Sarafan, the Russian folk costume that was traditional dress for peasant women up until the 20th century. Middle and upper class women were quicker to discard the traditional costume - early in the 18th century - as a consequence of Peter the Great's efforts to modernize Russia.