Traditional Textiles Weaving Demonstration in the Romanian Villages

Traditional Textiles

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Villages are still the heart of the Romanian folk costumes and traditional textiles, where weaving was once considered a full time occupation. Things have rapidly changed over the years though. After the fall of Communism, part of the rural population have migrated into the urban areas and outside the country. ...

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9 Original Romanian Souvenirs to Take Home from Bucharest

Romanian Souvenirs

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Finding original Romanian souvenirs to take home with you shouldn’t be hard work. Throughout history, a great diversity of traditions and customs have flourished in this land, most of which still go on. However, when sorting through the abundance of souvenirs on offer, you may have trouble separating out the fake from the genuine. ...

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5 Romanian Pottery Ceramics Workshops to Visit in Romania

Romanian Pottery

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+5 Romanian Pottery Ceramics Workshops to Visit in Romania A great diversity of Romanian pottery workshops and centers steeped in ancient history are open to visitors. If you are interested in Romanian traditional ceramics, here are 5 places to visit that are not a tourist trap: Burnt Clay Pottery from ...

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Where to Find Original Romanian Handicrafts in Bucharest

Romanian Handicrafts

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Where to Find Authentic Romanian Handicrafts in Bucharest Romania, with it’s rich folk traditions, has plenty of traditional handicrafts: ceramics, folk costumes, woodworks, painted eggs, leatherwork. Although Romania’s breeding ground for folk traditions is the countryside, Bucharest does have traditional local markets and shopping areas where you can find locally ...

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8 Rustic Restaurant Decor Ideas Romanian Style

Romanian Rustic Decor

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+The thought of bringing in rustic restaurant decor to recreate the atmosphere of beautiful Romanian traditional indoors in not a new one. Rustic restaurant decor has always been on trend in Romania. Recently, with so many restaurants now sporting farm-fresh menus, rustic decor became much more popular than it already ...

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The Black and White Hand Woven Peasant Bag

Traditional Bags

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Traditional Bags Handmade by Romanian Textile Artisans Each handicraft is made with love, devotion and purpose. It carries with it the culture of a community. There is a village in Northern Romania, Straja, where the main traditional element is the perfect harmony and absolute beauty of black and white contrasts. ...

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19 Years Old Vladimir Andrei Does Preparation and Spinning Hemp Fibers

Hemp Fibers

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+19 Years Old Romanian Textile Artisan Vladimir Andrei Does Preparation and Spinning Hemp Fibers As we approach a third industrial revolution, the era of the robots doing people’s tasks and 3D printers creating everything, it is important to understand that we must preserve our age-old knowledge. People who still practice traditional ...

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Vladimir, the 19 Years Old Millennial Loom Weaving Fabric, Spinning, Knitting

Loom Weaver

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Vladimir, the 19 Years Old Millennial Loom Weaving Fabric, Hand Spinning, Knitting Although he also grew up in an electronic-filled and increasingly online world, Vladimir Andrei, aged 19, is no stranger to the traditional means of loom weaving fabric, hand spinning, knitting and embroidery. While the millennials ceased to express ...

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Old Traditional Romanian Tapestry Patterns that Should be Revived

Romanian Tapestry

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Old Traditional Romanian Tapestry Patterns that Should be Revived If we look at the traditional Romanian tapestry from Bukovina, at what’s currently popular in the area, we see things have changed a lot in the past 80 years. The authentic, traditional geometric patterns have been replaced with strong floral designs, the ...

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