Bunad from Rogaland in Norway

Project Description

What are you most proud of? To learn all the traditional methods used to sew this beatifull garment. I have sewn the Bunad for my daughter and my self, and now I am sewing for my son and my husband. What advice would you give someone starting this project? Use lots of time looking and learning all the methods, and trying them out before you start cutting and sewing the very expensive cloth.

What you will need

  • Wool and silk brocade.

Q&A with Geva Skard

Judy Murphy asked:
Spectacular !!!!!! What pattern did you use ?
Geva Skard answered:
I used a pattern developed in the 1920s i Norway. The models were traditional national costumes from the 17 and 1800s. I bought it in a special shop in t.he vestern part of Norway.