Folk costume

Explore a variety of traditional folk costume ideas for cultural celebrations. Discover the beauty and diversity of different cultures with these stunning outfits.
Traditional Wedding Costumes In Veliky Novgorod, Russia Russia has over 185 different ethnic groups, and many of these have their own separate wedding traditions. However, many Russian weddings last for at least two days and some go on for as long as a week. Russian Wedding Dress, Traditional Wedding Outfits, Japanese Bride, Korean Bride, Chinese Bride, Nigerian Bride, Russian Wedding, Russian Culture, Wedding Costumes

A white dress, veil, something borrowed, old, new and blue - these are all the pieces essential to a traditional western wedding gown. And as with every tradition, there's an explanation for every detail in the wedding ceremony. And though we are all used to see white tones on a wedding dress, you don't have to look very far for an entirely different approach to the bride's attire. And as the cultures and wedding ceremony traditions vary from country to country, so does the unique dresses…

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Natalia Norena
FolkCostume&Embroidery: Costume of the Vilnius Region, Lithuania Lithuanian Clothing, Polish Traditional Costume, Russian Clothing, Contemporary Costumes, National Clothes, Best Of Italy, Folk Clothing, Baltic States, European Culture

Hello all, Today i am going to talk about the costume and woven ornament of the Vilnius region. Not all sources even recognise such a region, which had me wondering where it came from. After a bit of research, i found out that this is a historical region, being an administrative province which predated the establishment of the independant state of Lithuania in the 20th cent. Here is a good article on the history of this region. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vilnius_Region Here is a map…

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Gita Fromertaite
Fending off the snowy chill in a beautiful traditional Scandinavian Folk Costume. #Scandinavian #traditional #costume #clothing #folk #dress #travel #woman Folklore Fashion, Costumes Around The World, Folk Clothing, Mode Boho, National Dress, Folk Dresses, Ethnic Dress, Traditional Fashion, Jolie Photo

Last year I began reading the blog, Folklore Fashion, it was brim full of breathtaking photography of Scandinavian folk costumes antiques and reproductions. Having never really studied much about this type of costume - I was quite intrigued. Some of the techniques I recognize (the gauging on the skirts, for instance) from 1860s sewing, but as for the stunning color, fabric, and embroidery combinations - I think they are just fascinating! It's amazing how all the different regions have their…

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Jade G