Costume of Čičmany and vicinity, Slovakia
Hello all, Today I will talk about one of the most colorfully embroidered costumes of Slovakia, That of the village of Čičmany and vicinity. The costume of the general area is similar, including the villages of Valaská Belá, Zliechov, Čavoj and others; the largest variation being in the embroidery. Čičmany is in northwestern Slovakia, between the cities of Žilina and Trenčin. Today it has been declared a Folk Architecture Reserve. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C4%8Ci%C4%8Dmany Slovakia has a…
BEAUTIFUL Slovak Folk Costume rare embroidered wedding kroj ZLIECHOV skirt apron
Apron - made of beautiful purple floral silk with ribbon and trim down the middle and wool embroidery at the top. The colors on the middle ribbon have run and the trim around it is quite worn, but I do not see any holes.