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An honest to God bunad map!! Lofoten, Costumes, Country, Sweden, Rogaland, Nordland, Scandinavia, Scandinavian, Nordic Countries

Hello all, this is part three of my overview of Norway, even if I published them out of order. This will cover the west of Norway from south to north, with the exception of Hordaland, which will be the subject of my next article. This area is in shades of pink on the map below. The National Bunad Council Bunad- og Folkedraktrådet , the authority on national costumes appointed by the government, has developed five categories to grade modern day bunads according to ‘authentic’ regional folk…

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Kris Sievert
Fending off the snowy chill in a beautiful traditional Scandinavian Folk Costume. #Scandinavian #traditional #costume #clothing #folk #dress #travel #woman Drake, Dirndl, Costumes, Traditional, Samara, Costume, Persona, Women, Traditional Outfits

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
FolkCostume: Costume and Rosemaling Embroidery of West Telemark, Norway Outfits, Dirndl, Traditional Outfits, Folk Clothing, Scandinavian Dress, Norwegian Clothing, Folk Dresses, Norwegian Dress, Ethnic Fashion

Hello all, Today I will continue to talk about Norwegian costumes, or Bunads, referencing in particular the most common version of the costume of West Telemark. This is the Bunad which I have, and on which I did the embroidery. The photo above is from a workshop on Norwegian dance which took place here in Omaha. The two people on the left and the man on the far right are wearing East Telemark Bunads, The woman on the left is Karin Brennesvik, a world famous teacher of Norwegian dance She was…

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Kelsey Patton
FolkCostume&Embroidery: Overview of Norwegian Costumes, part 2. The eastern heartland Costumes, English, Norwegian Design, Ethnic Doll, Native Dress, Norwegian Clothing, Norwegian Dress, Folk Dresses, Norwegian People

Hello all, This is the second part of my overview of the costumes of Norway. This will cover the central row of provinces in Eastern Norway, the yellow and orange ones on the map below, minus the ones I covered in the first article. This includes the provinces of Oppland, Buskerud, Telemark, and East and West Agder. All of these have at least some areas in which folk costumes were a living tradition or within living memory at the beginning of the 20th cent. The National Bunad Council Bunad…

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Berit Johansen