Ancient Ukrainian handmade dress made of homemade hemp fabric.
Time of origin – 1910's, place of origin – Lubny (Poltava region,
The shirt is used, but it is still in very good vintage condition. Its fabric has some worn spots and little pale aging spots from long time saving.
As a natural textile, solid hemp fabric provides the warmth, softness and superior durability seldom found in other materials.
Dimensions: length – 117 cm (45.7”), width – 66 cm (26”).
Embroidered dress “vyshyvanka” is hand woven of
homemade hemp threads and fabulously decorated. It is also hand
tailored. Patterns of cross stitch embroidering are typical for Poltava
region. The bottom of the shirt dress is also decorated with adorning
In Ukraine “vyshyvanka” dress is used as a
talisman to protect the person wearing it and to tell a story. One
can feel the depth of time when touching this rare item: every inch of
hand woven fabric is unique, every cross stitch of gorgeous embroidering
is the only.
Ancient Ukrainian dress made of homemade hemp fabric, 1910's
- Brand: Handmade
- Product Code: Ancient Ukrainian dress
- Availability: In Stock