Embroideries, lace and needlework – Harokopio Foundation

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Embroideries, lace and needlework – Harokopio Foundation Harokopio Foundation in Argostoli is a non-profit organisation whose aims are the preservation of embroidery, lace and needlework traditions in Kefalonia. It was founded over 100 years ago by the Kefalonian Mr. Harokopou with the aim to teach the techniques of traditional Greek embroidery… Read more

Vintage creations, clothing and furnishings – Matina Koutala

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Vintage creations, clothing and furnishings – Matina Koutala If you are searching for some unique vintage pieces you should go and meet the artist, decorator, and preserver of antiques, Matina Koutala. Her passion is super energetic and her collection goes from vintage clothes to vintage furniture to vintage jewels. She has… Read more

Athena Metaxatou – Design and Manufacture of Jewellery

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Athena Metaxatou – Design and Manufacture of Jewellery Athena Metaxatou is a jewellery designer and her predominant purpose is to promote unique Greek cultural heritage. Her love of nature became her inspiration and made her settle in Kefalonia, her place of origin. In the island’s capital, Argostoli, she launched in 2008… Read more

Loui Per – Handmade Dolls by Louisa

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Loui Per – Handmade Dolls by Louisa “The doll made of humble materials has been for many centuries the favorite, and most often the only toy. Traditionally it was made by the mother or grandmother (a law in my place) or even the children themselves. Indeed, here in Kefalonia they called… Read more

Eros-Deli, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Eros-Deli Visit Eros-Deli for a huge selection of delicious Greek treats, local specialities and gifts! Olive oils, jams, sweets, and herbs are just a few of the tasty goodies on offer at this beautifully presented emporium of Greek delights! The friendly and knowledgeable shop assistants are always ready to offer help… Read more

Lithostroto and Bell Tower Square (Kabana)

The main shopping areas of Argostoli are concentrated on the first two parallel streets up from the coastal road and the small vertical streets crossing them. The first street called Siteboron Str has various shops but continue to the main shopping street called Lithostroto (paved street) where you can find a large selection of souvenir,… Read more

IN Gallery, Sami

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… IN Gallery IN Gallery is a fine art shop offering a huge selection of paintings, handicrafts, jewellery and ceramics all created or carefully chosen by it’s charismatic owner, Dana. An accomplished artist herself, Dana makes unique religious iconographies, original oils of Kefalonian scenes, custom paintings, hand painted ceramics and much more!… Read more

Lemon Tree, Assos

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… A lovely shop with unique items from all over Greece!! Lemon Tree has in store for you handmade objects of all kinds, that promote only the best of Greece! Here you will find a selection of jewellery, ceramics, scarfs, bags, olive wood objects, soaps, local spirits and many more. Contact Info… Read more

Down the Rabbit Hole, Argostoli

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Go ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ and find yourself in a wonderland of art and jewellery. Every piece is unique and even though the shop is tiny, there are so many things to choose from. Items can be made to order and paintings of your favourite beaches, animals or whatever your heart… Read more

Annikas Greek Handcrafts, Sami

Kefalonia by Anna suggests… Annikas Greek Handcrafts Located in Sami village, Annikas Greek Handicrafts store is full of hand made items, made mainly from local wood. The owner Kostas is an accomplished wood turner and artist who turns out unique and beautiful pieces. You can also find wire jewellery and gifts.  Contact Info Please mention… Read more