Dirndls are for everyone and anyone. The gorgeous garment enhances the look of its wearer and does wonders to uplift their confidence. A Dirndl can be worn almost everywhere, be it a formal event or a casual one where you can let your hair down to party. Dirndl has remained captivating throughout its colossal history. The obvious practicality of the garment and the cheerful look makes it our favorite at Lederhosen Store.
What is a Dirndl?
A traditional Dirndl dress finds its roots in the trachten fashion of the Alpine people. The three parts of Dirndl are – the dress, the apron, and the blouse. Parts of the Dirndl are beautifully combined in a melodious harmony – that raises its stock as the favorite at Oktoberfest. Dirndl is not only famous for Oktoberfest, but they also have a massive fan-following among women seeking a fun party dress. Plus, you can accessorize your Dirndl costume anyway to want – there are hardly any traditional restrictions for that.
To add a fun Dirndl accessory, read: Dirndl and a Gold Tattoo – A Match Made in Heaven?
Dirndl Skirt Lengths
The Dirndl is a garment that has been under constant modifications for centuries, and this is why it is understandable that its many variations are trending today. To clear some of the fog around Dirndl skirt lengths, let’s get back to the basics in Dirndl.
Full-length Dirndl – A full-length Dirndl model is known as Maxi-Dirndl; its length is 80cm, at least. Many manufacturers swear by the full-length Dirndl but keep in consideration that design has changed in recent years. Natural colors of cotton and linen are still in demand, but lighter textiles are now popular with a full-length Dirndl. You can’t go wrong with a Full-length Dirndl If you have a costume party or a traditional festival to go to.
Mid-Length Dirndl – a Mid-length Dirndl is also called a Midi-Dirndl, and depending on your dress size, they could be just above your knees or cover them somewhat. The length of a Mid-length Dirndl is approximately 60 -75cm. This variation of Dirndl is fit for every occasion, be it Oktoberfest or a formal event, weddings or a cheeky terrace party & and much more. The innovative Midi Dirndls at Lederhosen Store are available in stunning designs and colors this year.
Mini-Dirndl – A Mini-Dirndl has the shortest length, which is 50 to 60 cm. A Mini-Dirndl is a modern Dirndl, which has increasingly gained popularity in recent years. Especially younger women and girls are going for the shortest version of the Dirndl dress. The mini-Dirndls are bold and might get you a frown or two if you wear them to a traditional event like Oktoberfest. But they are extremely popular at private and intimate parties, such as a couple’s Oktoberfest party at home.
To plan your very own couple’s home Oktoberfest party, read: Couple’s Guide to Celebrate Oktoberfest Party at Home
ProTip: You can certainly wear a Mini-Dirndl to your couple’s Oktoberfest party at home. Be advised – this action may result in wolf-whistles from your guy 😏
In the end: the length of a Dirndl skirt depends on the size of the wearer. Women who have a more petite frame can wear a Mini-Dirndl as a Midi-Dirndl; however, for taller women, a Midi-Dirndl may look as gorgeous as a mini.
Read More: Why Should I Buy a Dirndl?
Dirndl For Sale
Dirndl Collection 2021 at Lederhosen Store has all notes of a symphony – fine-tuned to meet every women’s needs. Our designers have done wonders with Dirndl designs this year. Elaborate fabrics with vivacious colors and styles are infused to create our Dirndl Collection 2021. Yes, we do have all variations of the Dirndl at our online shop that are up for grabs – that too at fantastic Sale prices.