"Ie" - is a traditional Moldovan womens blouse . This blouse is made from cotton and viscose fabrics. It is embroidered by hand on sleeves and neck with natural silk thread ( red color) in Moldavian folk motifs.
Romanian peasant blouse, called "ie", is one representative piece of Romanian tradition. As in the past, some Romanian women are still making these blouses. The embroidery is made by hand and it takes 2-5 weeks to produce one blouse. Day by day, the number of women that are making the embroidered blouses is decreasing. Even that, the Romanian blouse is surviving and it woth its reputation. You can see artists wearing Romanian blouses in famous movies or, some designers are inspired by the Romanian blouse in their clothing collections. You can meet the Romanian blouse all over the world. We tried to show you some blouses, carefully hand embroidered according with ancient patterns. All these blouses are small pieces of art and contain a part of Romanian history in its embroidery.