Photo Gallery: A Revival of Dirndls and Lederhosen
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Photo Gallery: A Revival of Dirndls and Lederhosen

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A Renaissance in Lederhosen and Dirndls From Berlin to Cologne, Bavarian Fashion is En Vogue

Blame it on the Oktoberfest beer, community spirit or an increasing German desire for national identity, but Bavarian folk costume is experiencing a sales boom. While traditional manufacturers fear a market flooded by cheap imitations, others are celebrating a cultural evolution.