Bunad silver Kvinnherad gentleman

Kvinnherad gentleman

The costume from Kvinnherad is based on the fashion in the area in the 1800s. It has a blue or red vest, black breeches and a white or black coat. The vest has a simple row of nine buttons, and the buttonholes are edged with red woolen fabric. The coat has no buttons. The breeches have one knee buckle together with three buttons above each knee. The pant-flap is closed with buttons. The shirt is in white cotton or linen, and decorated with seam.

The silver: Oxidized silver is the most common version for this Bunad. In the shirt you can use a neck button with pendants, and cufflinks. The vest is decorated with a simple row of nine silver buttons, preferably four or five leaved rose button. Three silver buttons and a buckle are used for fastening each of the knee linings. In addition you should have a knife, shoe buckles in silver and a time-piece with a chain.

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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.




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.