"Very often we find that the “treasures” of folk costume handicraft are hidden at first sight. Ingrid is wearing a beautifully trimmed skirt and apron, finely knitted stockings with elaborate embroidery, and shoes to die for." Text and photo by Laila Duran of Folklore Fashion

Very often we find that the “treasures” of folk costume handicraft are hidden at first sight. Ingrid is wearing a beautifully trimmed skirt and apron, finely knitted stockings with elaborate embroidery, and shoes to die for.

Lots of good photos and descriptions! Costume and Embroidery of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden

FolkCostume&Embroidery: Kjolsäcken, Loose Pockets of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden

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FolkCostume&Embroidery: Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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FolkCostume&Embroidery: Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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FolkCostume&Embroidery: Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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FolkCostume&Embroidery: Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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FolkCostume&Embroidery: Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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FolkCostume&Embroidery: Mens costume of Leksand, Dalarna, Sweden, and Leksand embroidery

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