The Costume has always expressed the identity of a people, country or region through their clothes and their clothes.
So much costume can be used in mundane situations as on special occasions or celebrations.
In Portugal, Costumes vary according to the region, if in the north of the country where the landscape is varied, they are cheerful and colorful, see the case of the region of Minho and Douro Litoral where women wear bright colored scarves and colorful skirts , already in the Alentejo, perhaps due to the monotony of the landscape, the dark and sad colors predominate.
The Costumes in Portugal, are rich and varied, practically all the regions of the country possess, and have pride, of their typical dress.
The Costume, as a component of ethnography, is often a precious help to know the history and traditions of a people.
We will discover and show you all the costumes of Portugal.
Browse Costumes by Location: