This village is the first folk architecture reserve in the world
Located in the Žilina district of Slovakia, Čičmany is the first folk architecture reserve in the world. With timbered houses decorated with specific white patterns, Čičmany’s residents prim
ANTIQUE Slovak Folk Costume Shirt man embroidered linen ethnic Spis Torysky kroj
This blouse dates to the mid-20th century and is entirely handmade. The front and black of the blouse are made of rougher linen as it would not be seen under a vest and the sleeves are of a slightly finer linen cloth.
Slovak Folk Embroidery
Traditional Slovak folk embroidery is a part of Slavic heritage and culture and now I would like to show you few examples, also you can read on the Slovak embroidery.
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…
SLOVAK FOLK COSTUME Vazec embroidered apron blouse blueprint skirt dress KROJ
SLOVAK FOLK COSTUME Trencin regional kroj embroidered blouse beaded headdress
Redwork Embroidery - Embroidery Patterns
Redwork is a name that originated from the red thread that is commonly used to a particularly appealing style of embroidery. The cotton manufacturers in Turkey have utilized some special dyeing method to make it colorfast, which a few decades back was considered a great novelty and explains why it was so popular back then....