Blue lavradeira costume from Meadela
of one most beautiful costume from Viana, the blue lavradeira costume from
This is one
of the richest costumes. The skirt and the apron both woven in a handloom. The
skirt has green and blue strips, with pulls.
The lining of the skirt is embroidered in beads and small sequins. The
geometric pattern apron is topped by a black wool flannel waistband embroidered
with coloured beads. Beaded waistcoat, blue embroidered linen shirt, algibeira
or side pocket with beads of various colours, hand-fringed kerchief. And finally,
to finish the set: White lace socks and slippers on her feet.
|In order to preserve your costume, keep it in a clean and dry place. If any garment need cleaning, dry clean only.
|All the garments are handcrafted according following the traditions used in Minho. Hand embroidery.