Bunad silver Romsdal gentleman

Romsdal gentleman

The gentleman's Bunad from Romsdal have been in use since the beginning of the 1920s. The Bunad is made with either a waistcoat or a knee-long coat, both in grey spotted fulled woolen cloth. The vest may be either square-patterned or in one color, and the knee breeches are either black or blue.

The neck button and cufflinks are in silver, whilst the buttons and buckles may also be in tin. In the coat there are 5 pairs of buttons in the front and a pair on each lower collar, 4 buttons on the sleeves and 3 on the pocket covers. For the vest one may have 4 to 5 pairs of buttons and a button in each lower collar. The breeches close with 3 buttons in the waistline and 3 to 4 buttons and a buckle by the knee lining. The shirt closes in the neck with a neck button and in the sleeves with cufflinks made from silver. Shoe buckles, a knife, a timepiece and a chain is needed to make the set complete.

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Bunad silver Storage
Proper storage of the Bunad and silver can save you a lot of work. Bunad bag and jewelry box takes good care of your Bunad and silver.



Gift card

Bunad silver Gift card
It's not always easy to know what the receiver prefers. Just select the one you want, and proceed to checkout. A gift card will be e-mailed to you. When the gift card is to be used, contact us, and we will help you.



Other brooches

Bunad silver Other brooches
Here you will find other, more unknown brooches. Despite this they still have their historic place on the Bunad.




Bunad silver Cufflinks
The cufflinks are sold as pairs. (This covers both the sleeves).



Neck buttons / Neck pins

Bunad silver Neck buttons / Neck pins
If there are buttonholes in the collar of the shirt, you can use neck buttons. If your collar lacks holes you should use a neck pin.




Bunad silver Buttons
You will find buttons in a wide variety. Everything from the "hobo" button (fanteknappen) to the more complex Holland buttons.  



Knee and vest buckles

Bunad silver Knee and vest buckles
These buckles have a purely practical function. They tighten the breeches over the stockings by the knee, and they tighten the back of the vest.




Bunad silver Accessories
Here you will find everything that can (but not necessarily) be used for your Bunad. There is 17. of May ribbons, belts, Chain for the Beltestakk, Bridal crowns, Arm ring, Suspender buckles etc.




Bunad silver Knives
In the old days, the Bunad knife was a food tool. Today it is only to Bunad and party costume that we are allowed to carry the knife in public place. In earlier times, the knife was an important heirloom that passed into inheritance through many generations.



Watch chain and timepieces

Bunad silver Watch chain and timepieces
A gorgeous pocket watch with chain are nice Accessories to the Bunad. You can choose between mechanical clockwork, or a battery driven clockwork. 



Bunad shoes

Bunad silver Bunad shoes
Bunad shoes are usually outside of our specialty, but as a service to our customers in the U.S., we now cooperate with "Loitegaard shoes". The buckles provided with the shoes is not in silver, but can usually be replaced.