"Čičmany, Zilinsky, Slovakia" ¶ I think the unexpected it really important in a garden. It brings an outdoor space closer to the experience of art.

Čičmany is a village in the Žilina District of northern Slovakia. It is the first folk architecture reserve in the world.

Located in the Žilina district of Slovakia, Čičmany is the first folk architecture reserve in the world.

Located in the Žilina district of Slovakia, Čičmany is the first folk architecture reserve in the world.

Slovak Folk Embroidery

mapsontheweb: “ A map of Slovakia based on patterns of embroideries used typically.

Norwegian patterns spokes - I know this is for knitting, but it might work for cross stitch.

Norwegian patterns spokes - I know this is for knitting, but it might work for cross stitch.

Dedina: Rejdová (Slovakia)

Képtalálat a következőre: „chechoslovakian embroideries book”

Baltai

Latvian embroidery symbols that are easily translated through many Scandinavian patterns

Village woman from the painted town of Čičmany, Slovakia. The houses in the town all share the same designs and symbols painted on them with lime as the patterns embroidered into local folk costumes. But exactly why the natives decided to ornament their homes in this manner is a mystery.

Village woman from the painted town of Čičmany, Slovakia. The houses in the town all share the same designs and symbols painted on them with lime as the patterns embroidered into local folk costumes.

Čičmany is a village and municipality in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia. It is known as the first folk architecture reserve in the world (founded in 1977). Timbered houses with ridge roofs, galleries and pointed or linear wall decorations have been preserved in Čičmany. Of particular interest are the very specific white patterns which are painted on the exterior walls of the houses to decorate them. The local folk music, special folk costumes and folk dances of the village have been…

Čičmany is a village and municipality in the Žilina Region of northern Slovakia…

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