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Lederhosen at the Club? Young Designers Rethink Bavarian Dress

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Tracht, the traditional Alpine garments that include lederhosen and dirndls, can be seen as many things: a vestige of Germany and Austria’s conservative elite, a reminder of the World War II era, or icons of beer-slinging days in the Oktoberfest tents. Rarely have they been seen as emblems of high fashion. But today, tracht is being reclaimed…

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