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