Romanian traditional costume , old wedding costume from Transylvania , Arad folkloric region


Romanian traditional costume , old  wedding costume from Transylvania , Arad folkloric region

Last items in stock

Old folk costume from Transylvania,ceremonial costume or wedding costume from Arad region .

It is handmade on hand-woven canvas, "framed" canvas, canvas with  fine white woven stripes. This cloth was used especially on special ceremonial costumes. The shirt is finely embroidered with cut-out embroidery made with white and yellow thread. It is decorated on sleeves with metal sequins. It is tailored specifically to the Arad region, with shoulders applied and decorated with ribbons and lace.

The shirt has no defects. Only the sequins are a little rusty.

Measure XS-S (DE 36-38) with the following dimensions:

around the neck: 36 cm or 14.17 inches

around chest : 120 cm or 47.24 inches

shirt length: 48 cm or 18.9 inches

shoulder and sleeve length: 55 cm (21.65 inches) +7 cm (2.75 inches) cuff

from shoulder to arm it is 20 cm or 7.87 inches. So the circumference under the arm is 40 cm or 15.7 inches. Due to this size, we recommend the suit only for the XS-S size

The skirt is wide and has a waist hand  embroidered in red. It is hand embroidered around the hem with white embroidery.

It is tied at the back with lace. The waist belt overlaps slightly by tying.

Normally the skirt is worn with the  embroidered waist at the back and tied at the front because in front there is an apron that covers the ties. This costume has no aprons.

Skirt length: 73 cm or 28.74 inches

waist circumference: 73 cm or 28.74 inches

Defects: a brown spot like a coin, see the last picture.

Age: 1950-1970

1 Item

Data sheet

Embroidery colour
Cotton, linen
Embroidery thread

You might also like