Category Archives: Lederhosen

Lederhosen Men is the costume that is most favored by men at Oktoberfest events and parties. It is also worn at Costume parties and Halloween Parties.

Traditional Lederhosen for Men

Traditional Lederhosen for Men

What is Oktoberfest? A festival filled with dancing, pretzels, and most importantly beer. Lederhosen for men are knee-length leather trousers and often times come with suspenders. What are they made of? Authentic lederhosen is made it leather from tanned deers which are where the pants get their softness and light weight-ness from; not to mention the […]

Lederhosen a German tradition

Lederhosen a German tradition

Lederhosen clothing has a great history, Germans started wearing it in the 18th century. These were mainly worn by the Bavarian workers in that era. Workers like maids and housekeepers used to wear them for work. They used to wear it because of the tough work conditions as it was easy to clean the leather of […]

Lederhosen and German Men Clothes

Lederhosen and German Men Clothes

Men’s German clothing in 19th-century Europe remained more or less the same. Working men would wear clothes that could endure long cold hours of the day and withstand dirt and dust. Their attire was revolutionalized when farmers from central Europe invented leather breaches. These leather breeches, also known as lederhosen became a representation and pride […]

Attending Oktoberfest in Style

Attending Oktoberfest in Style

Introduction Have you ever wanted to travel to Germany and experience the Bavarian culture and lifestyle like Oktoberfest? One of the best times to visit is when Munich celebrates its annual drinking festival right before fall. A beer drinking festival, where you will witness locals and foreigners wearing their lederhosen for Oktoberfest. Many tourists specifically […]

Types Of German Leather Breeches

TYPES OF GERMAN LEATHER BREECHES

Bavarians brought leather into fashions centuries ago. Even today, they are worn and used by the bavarian community in their daily activities. You can see farmers wearing pants on their daily chores or locals and tourists pairing them when attending German culture festivals. Origination Bunhosen originated in the late 18th century. Leather was discovered as […]

Beginners Guide for German Dirndl and Lederhosen

Beginners Guide for German Dirndl and Lederhosen

Introduction If you are travelling to Germany, then your very first priority would be to sign up for their cultural events and parades. Many of which include beer drinking and socialising events which have been ongoing for over a century. Some events may unofficially require you to wear certain attires such as lederhosen for Oktoberfest. […]

21st Century Evolution of Traditional Lederhosen

21st Century Evolution of Tradational Lederhosen

Since history knows, every culture in the world has traditions and values. These traditions and values have formed and defined distinctions between men and women. Indian men wear turbans, women wear sarees. Irish men wear checkered skirts while women wear tracht-like dresses. Similarly, Bavarian men wear traditional lederhosen while women wear dirndl. Lederhosen Traditional Lederhosen came about […]

Bavarian Cultural Outfits

Bavarian Cultural Outfits

Lederhosen Lederhosen outfits are all that you’re going to see if you walk into a Bavarian party. Bavarian culture plays a high role in Germany’s culture and heritage. Having consisted of most of modern Germany, Bavaria invented this outfit to cater to their working needs and conditions. This outfit not only plays a cultural role […]

Bundhosen: Where and How it Came About

Bundhosen_ Where and How it Came About

Introduction One of the things you can enjoy when in Germany is its culture and heritage and its cultural dresses like bundhosen, lederhosen or dirndl. Germany, mostly consisting of Bavarians, has a rich culture and history. One of their most popular events is Oktoberfest, a beer-drinking festival where you will find most men and women […]

Choosing Between Bundhosen and Lederhosen

Choosing Between Bundhosen and Lederhosen

Men generally prefer not to put too much thought into their clothes. But when it comes to German men and their traditional outfits, they like to choose for the occasion. There are two types of men’s clothing: bundhosen and lederhosen. Introduction Men’s German clothing has a long and rich history regarding its origin. They were […]