Category Archives: Dirndl

Dress of the Past Makes a Comeback

Dress of the Past Makes a Comeback

Introduction We have often read about German lederhosen and dirndl dress in history books. They had become something of the past. That was until recently when a bunch of German designers stated that in old Bavarian traditions such as Oktoberfest people wear these outfits and there should be more emphasis on it. Not only does it […]

Lederhosen women and the history

Lederhosen women and the history

Lederhosen Women Are you searching for lederhosen women? If yes! Don’t worry because we have it all. If you are trying to look traditional and German, now is your chance to grab all your favorite lederhosen women’s collections. Lederhosen’s history belongs to Germany where men used to wear them in wars but later on, they became […]

New German Cultural Dressing

New German Cultural Dressing

Lederhosen for Women Bavarian culture is famous for innovating German lederhosen—the leather breeches which revolutionized farming for many farmers and represented the German working class. After 2 centuries, comes lederhosen women. Lederhosen These breeches are similar to men’s lederhosen, they are paired with a cotton blouse, leather boots, and leather hats for the complete look. Lederhosen […]

Attending Festivals in Germany

Attending Festivals in Germany

Introduction Europe is known for its rich culture and heritage. Many tourists flock to the continent in order to attend festivals and learn more about their culture. Examples of festivals include the Carnival of Venice, Vinterjazz in Copenhagens, St Patrick’s Day in Ireland, and Oktoberfest in Germany. Some festivals are particular with their customers. Such […]

Story Behind German Cultural Dresses

Story Behind German Cultural Dresses

The German dirndl and lederhosen could b considered the most popular country-based outfits in the world. These outfits originated from Bavaria and have served as a German pride to its people. They are often worn during cultural festivals or traditions such as weddings, birthdays, and events such as Oktoberfest. The outfits were pretty modern if […]

The Female German Costume

The Female German Costume

Introduction The dirndl originated from German-speaking areas in the Alps. It was traditionally worn by Austrian female servants in the clergy and noble class of Europe. It was also worn by women in Liechtenstein, Switzerland, and the Alpine areas of northern Italy. The traditional dirndl is made up of 4 parts: a tight-fitted bodice, a […]

Traditional German Costumes

Traditional German Costumes

Introduction Every country, nation, or community identifies by its characteristic clothing and traditional attire. For example, India is known for its sarees for women, while Japan is famous for its traditional Kimonos and then we have the German dirndl. These outfits are meant to, and still do represent the culture of these respective countries. Similarly, […]

The Difference Between Bundhosen, Lederhosen and Dirndl

The Difference Between Bundhosen, Lederhosen and Dirndl

History has proved that cultural dresses have been designed to serve a purpose. They have been very straightforward in their purpose and use. A good example is of cultural dresses and outfits that originated and were popularly worn by Bavarians of central Europe and Germany were lederhosen and dirndl. Most commonly seen as cultural events […]

German Cultural Dresses

German Cultural Dresses

Traditional German clothing or also known as a ‘tracht’, is worn in German-speaking countries and regions. It is directly in English to ‘what is worn’. The latter is most commonly associated with Bavarian, Austrian, and Swiss regions but holds significance in most parts of Europe. German lederhosen is the most common among all and one […]

Do’s and Don’ts of Oktoberfest Costumes for girls

For the first-timers attending the festivals a lot of information is available in general but no specific guideline is there for women. There is very little information about the norms of wearing a trachten. In this post, we will cover all the possible aspects that can be helpful for all the women out there, ready […]