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Tambour Embroidery, Embroidery Art, Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Patterns, Pattern Draping, Clothing Patterns, Caftans, Drawing, Collar Pattern

Pattern for  a Norwegian costumes, or Bunads  This schematic is copied from an original bodice from the 1830's when the fashion was for the empire waist. They are now worn at the natural waistline. There is boning in the back side seams to keep the point standing upright.  from FolkCostume

FolkCostume&Embroidery: Costume and 'Rosemaling' Embroidery of West Telemark, Norway

Trims and embroidery strips, one of the Husfliden flagship stores (the Norwegian national craft organization) Oslo , Norway

Tour of Husfliden, Oslo, Norway

Oh, I can't even begin to describe the joy it is to have my mother here visiting us for three whole weeks.

FolkCostume&Embroidery: Beltestakk and Gråtrøje, Costumes of East Telemark, Norway part 1

Hello all, today I am returning to Telemark, one of the richest provinces in terms of folk art and costume in Norway. Telemark has.

Folk Costume, Scandinavian Food, Garden Tips, Tarts, Norway, Baking, Sparkle, National Day Holiday, Tortillas

Detail from my bunad, Nordlandsbunad

Mandagstema – Fargerik, men på en tirsdag…

Detail from my bunad, Nordlandsbunad

Mellomstor gammelforgylt Slangesølje m/løv og heng 1116

Mellomstor gammelforgylt Slangesølje m/løv og heng 1116