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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Who Brought the Floral Patterns to Bucovina?

Romanian Folk Art

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Who Brought the Woven and Embroidered Floral Patterns to Bucovina? If you ever observed the Romanian traditional textiles from Bucovina, they have strong embroidered or woven floral patterns, as you’ve probably noticed already. Roses are the most popular and prevalent motifs on tapestry, rugs, table runners, waist belts and Romanian ...

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Wondrous Antique Embroidery Motifs on this Late 1800s Peasant Blouse

Antique Embroidery

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Wondrous Antique Embroidery Motifs on this Late 1800s Peasant Blouse The good thing about being an antique collector is that you never know what you will find. The adventure begins when you find something very old and rare. It’s curiosity that’s pushing you forward to dig in deeper into the ...

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5 Forgotten Properties of Hemp Fabric that Make It a Top Quality Textile

Traditional Textiles of Romania

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+5 Forgotten Properties of Hemp Fabric that Make It a Top Quality Textile Nowadays, people are waking up to the injustice that has been done in the past century. Hemp activists scream out the benefits of the “world’s most extraordinary plant”. You would be surprised to know that over 25000 ...

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Romanian Traditional Weaving with Heddle Rods and Weaving Swords

Traditional Weaving

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Romanian Traditional Weaving with Heddle Rods and Weaving Swords I never doubted that people put a lot of time and effort into making traditional garments. But finding three women weaving a traditional skirt together was beyond my imagination. They invest so much work into it! This is an old custom ...

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3 Tips to Choose Authentic Rustic Home Decor

Rustic Home Decor

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+3 Tips to Choose Authentic Rustic Home Decor Over the past four years, I have come across different antique and vintage collectibles. Five months after my husband and I met, we were already gathering vintage, traditional garments, rustic home decor and many tools for spinning, weaving and farming. We even ...

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