Sunday, 16 March 2014

Straw souvenirs from Belarus

Straw souvenirs from Belarus
21 Jun 2013 | From Olga of Belarus

A postcard showing a Belarusian girl in a field and some Belarusian straw souvenirs. Belarusian grew fond of straw for its beauty and warmth. When skillfully handled, it can be turned into a wonderful piece of art. Straw wreaths, bundles and figurines were used in Belarusian folk rites.

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