Irish Folk Costume
...Irish 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...