National Costume Archive


Collection: Wedding Costumes,
Women's Costumes
Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Weaver: Algimantas Žemaitaitis Colours:cream, white
Photographer:Aldona Rygelis
This is a costume for a wedding that was woven in 1980 by Algimantas Zemaitaitis (the bride’s brother-in-law).  All elements were available to be photographed with the exception of the crown.  Dominant colours are cream and beige.  Unusual details include covered buttons for closure of the bodice and cuffs.