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  • Wooden Lucky Charm 2024 Red

    New Year’s Lucky Charm

    New Year’s day is a very special one, celebrated all over the world. As a result, various customs related to it have developed to this day. One such predominating, is the exchange of lucky charms between friends. Such a lucky charm, may represent the fulfillment of the very best expectations for the new year, regarding …

  • Pomegranate Plexiglass Blue Evil Eye 2024

    The Pomegranate and its Symbolism

    Pomegranates originate from India, where they were known since prehistoric times. However, since  antiquity they spread further west to the Middle East, Greece and the rest of the Mediterranean regions. In many cultures, the pomegranate seeds are considered as the means of enhancing women’s fertility The ancient Greeks realized very early the special therapeutic value …

  • Dried Flowers Centerpiece Arrangement

    The History of Dried Flowers

    Every culture is accompanied by its aesthetics. The same thing happens with the aesthetic culture of the “West” which is often called “fashion”. Fashion is the expression of aesthetics of a period and it usually moves in the Western world in cycles of 30-50 years. That is, a fashion can last 4-10 years, then pass …

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    5 Reasons Why We Love Tea

    The last days due to the cold weather the popularity of tea has skyrocked! But how the association of tea with cold weather has come about? Tea is often associated with cold weather because it is a warm and comforting beverage that can help warm the body and soothe the soul on a cold day. …

  • Curtain Turquoise Mother Of Pearl

    All about Mother of Pearl, its History and its Qualities

    Mother-of-pearl is the hard internal layer of several kinds of shells which serve as the external protective shield of various mollusks. This material, also known as nacre, is made up by an organic-inorganic composition. It has a nature similar to that of porcelain, with an iridescent white or, off-white hue. It is simultaneously strong and …

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    The History of the Decorated Christmas Tree

    The decorated Christmas tree custom is credited by some to Saint Boniface. In approximately 750 he set of from the English kingdom of Wessex. He was commissioned to Christianize the Germans, and he achieved this to a certain extent. When he reached Friesland in north-western Germany, he had to face the pagan Frisians who were …

  • Blue handmade wooden evil eyes

    Evil Eye: Its Story Throughout History

    The most common amulet in the form that is used today in Greece and in the countries where it has been spread, is what we call evil eye. This can be depicted as a circle divided into three colors, with its outer circular side being coloured cobalt blue, its intermediate concentric part white, while its …

  • Wreath Dried Flowers Multicolor Diameter 45 cm

    The Custom of Flower Wreath for May Day

    Spring is a season that is loved and celebrated by many, and one of the traditions associated with the arrival of this season is the creation of flower wreaths for the first of May. This custom is believed to have originated in ancient pagan times, and has since been adopted by many cultures around the …

  • Garland 20 Wooden Handmade Red Peppers

    The Story of the Chili Pepper and its Qualities

    Very similar to the evil eye, the good luck charm that is believed to protect its bearer from the envy and harmful intent of others, is the red chili pepper.

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    Tsarouchi and its evolution in Greek History

    As we watch the Evzones of the Greek presidential guard, we admire their imposing appearance. A very impressive element of their uniform is undoubtedly their unique footwear named tsarouhi, which may be termed even more simply as a shoe.  However It is interesting to see how this tsarouhi shoe evolved into being a part of …

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