Swedish folklore, Oxie härad, Skåne (Scania). A dress like this, where the bodice and skirt is sewn together as one, is called "livkjol". The dress from Scania is strongly influed by the renaissance era. The bodice is made of brocaded silk and the skirt is made by green wool.
Hankasärk i handvävt linne, Vemmenhögs härad, ca Nordiska Museet, nr.
Skåne county costume. Bodice: silk brocade w silver ribbon. 8 silver hooks with a silver chain. Woolen skirt. Linen blouse w embroidery & plenty of pleats at the shoulders. Apron in cotton with beautiful ribbon. Cotton headscarf. Bust 90 cm. Waist 78 cm (these can be adjusted with the laces). Height 132 cm (can be extended 4 cm). Apron is 82 cm. 1/5