Dirndl is a traditional dress of southern Germany, Austria, Liechenstein and the Italian region of South Tirol. Dirndl includes a bodice, blouse, full skirt and apron. Dirndl blouse has puffed or narrow sleeves, long or short sleeves. Under the apron there is a pocket.

Dirndl – traditional dress of the Alpine region

Dirndl is made of cotton, linen or silk fabric. There are dirndls made for winter and summer. As sort of accessory to dirndl women often wear a pendant called “kropfband” or “würgerband.” Word dirndl can also be referred to the girl who wears the dirndl.