Irish Folk Costume
... Folk Costume 2005 Outline A) Irish National Dress. The Gaelic League, Kells embroidery, Style of costume B) Development of Dancing (folk) costume; Influence of rural dress styles, Dress design, Costume style
C) Features of Irish folk costume (male and female); early costume, fabric and colour, brat design, Motifs, embroidery and applique, Collars and cuffs, Belt and socks, headgear, shoes, medals, Knee-breeches, Kilts
In this paper we research the Irish national dress, its features, style and design, etc. Getting closer look at the national costumer will allow us to better understand this nation.
National dress is a reflection of nation character and its vision of the world. In the...