Not from the Azores, but beautiful traditional Portuguese outfit with gold jewelry. Viana do Castelo. Portugal.

Traditional bride costume in Viana do Castelo, Portugal. Portuguese outfit with gold jewelry.

Traje da Nazaré, Portugal

The women of Nazare are known for wearing 7 petticoats. Their husbands are fishermen, so the many petticoats allow them to cover their head, arms, and legs while waiting on the beach for them to return in stormy weather.

In August every year, the town of Viana do Castelo, Portugal celebrates the Festival of Nossa Senhora d’Agonia. This is one of the beautiful girls of the Minho region dressed in traditional costume using her family jewels of gold.   - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Yeah, that's all gold. Festa da Nª Srª da Agonia em Viana do Castelo.

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Gold necklace and traditional costume of Minho. Our Lady of Agony Festivities, the biggest traditional festival in Portugal. Viana do Castelo.

Traditional Minho dress with gold representing family heirlooms.

Portugal - Traditional Minho dress with gold representing family heirlooms.

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