Embroidery of Zastawna county, Cherniwtsi oblast, Bukovyna, Ukraine
Hello all, Today I will follow up my article on the morshchanka type of shirt by focusing on embroidery designs from Zastawna county, Cherniwtsi oblast, Bukovyna, Ukraine. The motifs of many of these designs are extremely unique, one might even say bizarre. Some of them look like they could have been the inspiration for Atari Space Invaders. They resemble no other embroidery tradition in either Ukraine or Romania, although they do have some Balkan elements. I have no explanation as to where…
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Costume and Embroidery of Bukovyna, Ukraine, part 1 morshchanka
Hello all, I received a request for more information about the costume and embroidery of Ukrainian Bukovyna. I had not yet gotten around to writing about Bukovyna, although I had certainly intended to. Bukovyna is well known in Ukraine for the complexity and colorfulness of their embroidery, as exemplified by the image above. Bukovyna was established as a province by the Austrian Empire. It is currently divided into two parts, the north held by Ukraine and the south held by Romania. This…