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The Ancient Craft of Weaving Split Hazel Frame Baskets

Basket Weaver

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Split Hazel Frame Basket Weaving in the Romanian Village of Breb On the small unpaved road which leads to the house formerly known as “Prince Charles house”, in the Romanian village of Breb, Maramures, at the base of Gutâi Mountain, there is the homestead of a well known traditional basket ...

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Textile Weaving Demonstration Specific to the Village of Sapanta, Maramures

Weaving Demonstration

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Textile Weaving Demonstration Specific to the Village of Sapanta, Maramures In the village of Săpânța, famous for it’s main attraction – The Merry Cemetery – we ran into many colored textiles exposed for sale outside the house of a local weaver, Ieudean Anuța. As we approached, we could hear the ...

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Traditional Weaver Winding Warp for Patterned Bands

Winding Warp

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Traditional Weaver Winding Warp – Video  When visiting a Romanian village, it feels like people in the countryside live in a different timezone. Most of the village men are engaged in many occupations, such as handicrafts, hunting, agriculture. But, even so, they live slowly and are incredibly versatile. Aside from ...

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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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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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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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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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The Loom Weaving Methods of a Traditional Artisan

Traditional Artisan

FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditGoogle+Traditional Artisan from Romania Loom Weaving Patterned Bands A traditional artisan is a link between the past, the present and the future. A traditional artisan crafts his products by means of primitive tools, most of which could  be found in museums. There are tons of fancy weaving gadgets and looms on ...

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