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Textile Artistry in Rural Areas of Maramures

Romanian Traditional Costume

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Romanian Textiles In The North: Artisanal Craftwork in Rural Areas of Maramureș Only one mile away from the village of Sârbi, where we received an education in straw hat making, in the neighbouring village of Budești, 76 year-old Anuța Ciceu introduced us to the traditional Romanian textiles of Maramureș. Exploring ...

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8 Traditional Interiors of Rural Romanians in all of Their Storied, Rustic Glory

Romanian Traditional Interiors

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Traditional interiors encompass stuff produced by inhabitants who have a proud tradition of making things for themselves. Their homes are layered with folk art made of natural materials such as sheepskin, wood, hemp, cotton and wool, which were not intended to be “art for art’s sake” at the time of their creation, but rather utilitarian ...

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The Romanian Traditional Carpets, Wall Hangings and Kilims from Oltenia

Romanian Traditional Carpets

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+The Romanian Traditional Carpets, Wall Hangings and Kilims from Oltenia Beauty and utility are profoundly intertwined within a Romanian homestead. The typical zest for living flows from a setting where aesthetics and usability work together to make  life more vivid and enjoyable, pointing out a way of  thinking and underlying needs. The ...

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The Craft of Traditional Wall Carpets in Romania and Republic of Moldova

Wall Carpets

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Traditional wall carpets craftsmanship of Romania and the Republic of Moldova has prevailed among peasants, as stated by historian and art critic G. Oprescu in “L’art du paysan roumain” (Bucharest,  1937, p 63). Written evidence suggests the presence of specialized weaving settlements before the mid-20 century, of full time weavers, both ...

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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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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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Our Ultimate Rustic Escape to Remote Areas of Romania

traditional villages

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Our Ultimate Travel to Unspoilt Traditional Villages of Romania Romania is one of the last places in Europe where people live a medieval lifestyle from choice. Residents of rural and remote areas preserve an unspoiled rustic way of life, similar to their ancestors’. I live in the south-eastern part, but I don’t miss ...

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