Kidskin Half-Gloves

Collection by Mark Egan

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Mark Egan
FolkCostume&Embroidery: Kjolsäcken, Loose Pockets of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden Scandinavian Embroidery, Scandinavian Folk Art, Folk Costume, Costumes, Swedish Women, Strange Flowers, Textiles, Period Outfit, Folk Fashion

Costume and Embroidery of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden

Hello all, I feel that I have neglected a couple of European countries, and I wish to remedy that. Today I will take a deeper look at one of the costumes of Sweden which has a distinctive embroidery tradition. Embroidery is not as common in Swedish folk costume as it is in some other countries, like Norway for example, but it does occur in some localities. Swedish costume in general is more linked to decorative weavings and printed cloth. Dalarna, in Latin Dalecarlia, is a center of Swedish…

Knitted and embroidered scandinavian folklore Scandinavian Folk Art, Scandinavian Christmas, Knit Mittens, Mitten Gloves, Folklore, Folk Dance, Folk Costume, Knitting Accessories, Mode Inspiration

Skandinavisk folkdräktsinspiration i kommande bok - Kurbits - din slöjdkompis i samtiden

Jag blev alldeles lycklig när jag häromdagen hittade till bloggen Folklore Fashion, som dokumenterar arbetet med den kommande boken Scandinavian Folklore. Bakom detta gigantiska och ambitiösa arbete ligger Laila Durán, som är fotograf. Och ägare av Durán textiles, om någon känner igen hennes namn. Boken blir Duran Textiles första och den kommer ut i april […]