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The National Costume

Skautbuningur
The costume above is the most widely accepted National Costume of Iceland. For ladies, that is. But there are several others that each have their own distinctive characteristics, and their own nice in Icelandic traditions.

The males have fared less well in the National Costume department, but there are a couple of costumes on view in the Men's Department.

Just follow the Clasp
Detail of Ornaments
through our millinery departments.

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Detail of Ornaments
Click the clasp for the Ladies Department