Pleated wrap around skirt – vâlnic

A vâlnic is a pleated skirt made from a rectangular piece of woollen cloth up to 12 feet long and 3 feet wide. It is found in Oltenia, parts of Muntenia, certain villages in south west Moldavia, and across the Danube in northern Bulgaria and in north east Serbia where it is worn by Romanians in the Timoc valley.

Published on 21st February 2018