Blue side pocket or algibeira with chintz
Navy blue side pocket for traditional costume. This algibeira is made of navy-blue flannel and chintz fabric. Garnished with silky yellow and blue ribbons. Has two pockets and buttons.
Made in our atelier.
|Composition||Navy blue wool flannel, chintz fabric, silky and cotton ribbons.|
|Size and dimensions||26 x 17,5 cm approx.|
|Care advice||Do not wash. Can be dry cleaned.|
|Other information||The pouch or side pocket - "algibeira" is one of the most iconic item from Minho traditional costume. It almost always takes the shape of a heart, or resembles itself with a woman's shape. It is a small outer pocket, used between the skirt and the apron of the popular costumes. The word "Love" is embroidered very often. Embroidered in wool or cotton treads, with beads and sometimes sequins, they come in the most varied colors.|