National Geographic : 1935 May
Photograph by Per Braaten A YOUNG BRIDE IN AN ANCIENT GOWN Nowadays the conventional white veil is becoming more popular. Soon the silver "crown," worn with the embroidered national costume, will be relegated from the wedding chest to a museum. Photograph by Donald McLeish THE HALLINGDALWAY TO FILL HER WEDDING CHEST Farm women in Norway are fond ofdoing all sorts ofhandwork, such as crocheting coarse laces,weaving tapestries, and making wool embroid eries. A mat of fresh-cut spruce boughs covers the stone doorstep inwinter.