Romanian costume parade - Maramures

Women's costume from county of Maramureş, zone Maramureş

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Description

Long chemise with yoke (cămaşă cu platcă) and square neck. Sleeves are gathered at the shoulders and wrists, with frilled cuffs and frills on the shoulders. There are narrow rows of black, red, green and yellow geometric embroidery on the shoulders, neck edge and cuff gathering, and the frills are edged with yellow embroidery.

Striped front and back aprons (zadii) made of a single width of woven wool with horizontal yellow, red, green  and blue stripes.

A beaded necklace (zgardane) made of several rows of small multicoloured beads threaded onto strings.

 

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