Women’s clothing in Bulgaria

The main categories of woman’s dress found in Bulgaria today are the single or double apron (bruchnik) costume, the closed tunic (sukman) costume and the open tunic (saya). All three types of costumes comprise a chemise (riza), apron(s) or a tunic and apron, a headdress, a belt, knitted socks and often a waistcoat or overcoat.

Published on 7th June 2018