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Bulgarian Folk Costumes

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Folk Costume Festival, Bulgaria
Folk Costume Parade, Bulgaria

Folk Costume Parade, Bulgaria

CC BY Klearchos Kapoutsis
Bulgarian traditional dress can often be seen during traditional festivals. These women and men are celebrating Carnival, or Kukeri, in Pernik.

Heavy, black, embroidered aprons adorn the red skirts of the Bulgarian ladies in this photo. They wear white blouses under their traditional overshirts that also carry thick embellishments.

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