Winter fur hats
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Winter fur hats

Winter fur hats Winter fur hats (also “ushankas”) for the Russian people have long been one of the most familiar winter hats, and foreigners, buying it as a souvenir is paying a tribute to Russian

26 Jan 2017
Wooden toys
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Wooden toys

Wooden toys   Russian folk wooden toys have been known since ancient times. They are inextricably linked to cultural, household and folklore features of the corresponding historical period and

26 Jan 2017
Gzhel
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Gzhel

Gzhel is a beautiful region of Russia and center of special products from porcelain, distinguished by their pale blue painting. In this region of Russia for the first time appeared such a thing as

26 Jan 2017
Birch Bark Crafts
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Birch Bark Crafts

The appearance of birch bark craft is rooted in the distant past. Ancient people associated birch with strong tree, but other properties of birch have put it in a number of exceptions. Birch attracts

26 Jan 2017
Russian shawls
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Russian shawls

Few people know that the word "shawl" has Persian roots and literally means "large patterned scarf, covering the shoulders". Asian countries since ancient times owned the secrets of the production of

26 Jan 2017
Faberge Eggs
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Faberge Eggs

Faberge Eggs is one of the most expensive jewelry in the world. The first precious egg, was produced by some famous jewelry master in 1885 by order of Tsar Alexander III. Thus, the king wanted to

26 Jan 2017
Russian valenki
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Russian valenki

The word "valenki" is inseparable from the traditional notion of Russia, with its cold winters and snowy expanses. History of valenki began 2.5 thousand years ago. Then the first felt products were

26 Jan 2017
Nesting dolls
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Nesting dolls

  Matryoshka is one of the most famous and loved by everyone, Russian souvenir. The basic version of occurrence of nesting dolls says that it appeared in the late 19th century, when there was a

24 Jan 2017
Amber jewelry
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Amber jewelry

  Amber is fossilized tree sap, mineral of organic origin. It captivates not only the beauty of amber and its fantastic age. Age of amber resin has been for millions of years! That resin of

24 Jan 2017