Vintage Romanian peasant complete costume , ethnic Eastern European costume


Vintage Romanian peasant complete folk outfit, ethnic handmade costume from Oltenia size M - L or L consisting of 3 pieces: hand stitched ethnic dress, hand woven pleated over skirt and a traditional sash.

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Romanian peasant complete costume from Oltenia . Handmade traditional costume from Romania .

1. Gorgeous 50 - 60 years old Romanian traditional dress. It is hand embroidered / hand stitched with red and yellow cotton thread on white commercial linen.

The dress is in very good condition, having only minor traces of the wear. No tear, no reparation, no noticeable stain. Well preserved. Here and there you may find some irregularities in white fabric, this is the original irregularities of the fabric, they are not flaws.

Age of the dress: 50 - 60 years old (1960 - 1980)

Size: L or M - L

Measurements: dress length: 122 cm or 48 inches. From the shoulder to the waist line is 50 cm long / 19. 6 inches

around chest: 130 cm or 51. 18 inches

around waist: 114 cm or 45 inches

sleeves length measured from the neck to the lower hem: 63 cm or 24. 8 inches

The skirt is very large, A shape.

2. 50 - 80 years old pleated over skirt, hand woven with multicolored fine cotton thread The background is black. It is a light apron from Oltenia, suitable for summer time.

It is pleated around the upper hem and it is an overlapping skirt which you must fix with a needle, or buttons and a belt / sash. As it is will fit to a waist circumference no larger than 80 cm or 31. 5 inches. Because it is a overlapping skirt it fit to any waist circumference smaller than 80 cm or 31. 5 inches.


the maxim circumference around waist as it is pleated right now is 80 cm or 31. 5 inches.

the lower hem circumference is 3 meters or 118 inches

skirt length: 67 cm or 26. 37 inches

Age of the skirt: 50 years

Condition: good condition, slightly used only. The red ribbon on the hem is added now, the older one was broken.

3. Handmade red sash, new.

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Data sheet

Embroidery colour
Cotton, linen
Embroidery thread

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