Woman from Pays de Caux Normandy

National France traditional dresses. woman folk costume. Woman from Pays de Caux Normandy

Woman from Pays de Caux Normandy

Traditional French Costume. Woman from Pays de Caux Normandy

Costumes Nationaux by Lepage Medvey, Editions Hyperion, 1939.

Gallery: Traditional French national costumes

Note:  Costumes Pyrenees. Aragonese 1834.

Leave a Reply

The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)

From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)


Couture: then and now Clothes define people. A person's clothing, whether it's a sari, kimono, or business suit, is an essential key to his or her culture, class, personality, or even religion. The Kyoto Costume Institute recognizes the importance of understanding clothing sociologically, historically, and artistically.