The Finnish Eura dress

Reconstructed from archaeological finds. The brooches at each shoulder seem to be Viking tortoise design as is the coin laden necklace, so I'm not sure how accurate this is for the Iron Age

Finnish/viking age

Viking Age Finland - By studying the archaeological records, fabric remains, and descriptions recorded in books such as Kalevala, weavers designed the clothing, using modern yarns that were available to them.

Armi Kuusela, Miss Universe 1952, in one of Finnish national costumes.

Armi Kuusela, Miss Universe in one of Finnish national costumes. She also made a film in Finland "Maailman kaunein tyttö", (the prettiest girl in the world).

Finnish president Tarja Halonen in a reproduction based on textile and jewelry finds in a grave at Eura, Finland, dated to approximately 1000 C.E

♢♢♢ Finland's former president Tarja Halonen wearing a folk dress from Eura, Finland. ♢♢♢ Finnish president Taina Hailonen in a reproduction based on textile and jewelry finds in a grave at Eura, Finland, dated to approximately 1000 C.

Askolan naisen kansallispuku. Kuva © Suomen kansallispukuneuvosto, Timo Ripatti 1991

Askolan naisen kansallispuku. Kuva © Suomen kansallispukuneuvosto, Timo Ripatti 1991

Terjärv Terjärv, Österbotten Folkdräkter - Dräktbyrå - Brage

Terjärv Terjärv, Österbotten Folkdräkter - Dräktbyrå - Brage

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