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Halishte

Halishte

My first trip to Eastern Europe was to visit a dear Friend and her family in Bulgaria. I didn’t think twice about where I was headed. Travel for me is second nature, I love adventure and I sorely missed my friends.

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Indigo

Indigo

Indigo print making in Hungary is done with a wax resist method. The lineage workshops, called Kekfesto (blue paint) are passed from generation to generation. 

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Embroidery

Embroidery

Embroidery means that the basic material (textile, leather) is being decorated with a thread going through it, unlike the weaving, lace, net or crochet - which methods produce the base and the decoration too. In the traditional world it is also called sewing, and the person doing it a sewer or seamstress. 

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