Vintage Romanian peasant dress, hand stitched ethnic dress from Transylvania


The dress for sale is a truly scarce masterpiece of the Romanian culture. It is hand stitched with black / gray cotton thread on white fabric.

Dated: 1970 - 1990

Code BL - GR

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Ethnic Romanian hand stitched dress from Transylvania . Gorgeous hand embroidered old dress .

The embroidery is beautiful, rich and perfectly preserved.

Clean and ready to be worn.

Size: M /L or M


The dress: 128 cm long or 50. 4 inches

Around chest: 136 cm or 53. 54 inches

Around waist line: 104 cm or 41 inches

Condition: good with traces of the wear. The black embroidery is faded out , now  it is grey. On the right sleeve are two small repairs and other repair, not very noticeable, is located under right sleeve near waist line. Some threads are pulled out here and there

The dress is made of two types of fabric: homespun cotton cloth for sleeves and heavily embroidered chest and a poly blend: cotton - acrylic for skirt and the both sides of blouse. Some grey stains here and there, mostly on the lower part of the skirt .

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Poly blend
Embroidery thread

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