Even in the
1980s XX w. it was still possible to see old women
traditional folk costume in the street. Today, such costume is worn for
festivals and ceremonies, most frequently church ones, such as the Corpus
Christi procession, or a pilgrimage of women and girls to Piekary Śląskie. Old
elements of the attire are used, or new ones modeled on the old costume parts.
Modern fabrics are often used to produce items of clothing. In Pszczyna region
there are still some women who wear the costume on weekdays and holidays.