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A June Wedding!

A June Wedding!

Written by Evdokia Samara   HELLO SUMMER! June is here and the temperature is rising, quickly promising us brighter days and making us dream of bl...
Time for rebirth!

Time for rebirth!

May is upon us and the whole world is ready to be rebirthed! This year the symbolization of rebirth is maybe more relevant than it ever has been in...
I DO WITH ALL MY HEART!

I DO WITH ALL MY HEART!

Am I the only one that just loves looking at and admiring photos of beautiful brides on their wedding day? It is intoxicating seeing their happy fa...
Four powerful female figures one common element: jewellery!

Four powerful female figures one common element: jewellery!

I had the luck to be born a woman! Never once during my life have I wished it had been different because we women are strong, clever, resilient, ha...
A mother is the best gift I could ask for!

A mother is the best gift I could ask for!

A mother is the best gift I could ask for!   Mother, mom, μητέρα (Greek)…it’s usually the first word every baby blurts out and with good reason...
I guess it is always about love!

I guess it is always about love!

Written by Evdokia Samara I am sure the last few months have been challenging to all of us. As the days pass and the holidays ended, sometimes, I f...
The Myth of Silver

The Myth of Silver

Written by Evdokia Samara “The city of silversmiths welcomes you", write the signs at the entrances of the Greek city of Ioannina, which among the ...
The history and significance of Christmas gift giving

The history and significance of Christmas gift giving

Christmas is upon us once more! And as always even during this hard period it is the most wonderful time of the year. Christmas is the perfect time...
One-woman, countless inspirations: SALOME

One-woman, countless inspirations: SALOME

It is truly rare to see the world of art, literature, theatre and music getting inspired by a woman presented in the Old and New Testaments. Figure...
Malachite and a really old story being retold

Malachite and a really old story being retold

Written by Evdokia Samara When I was about 21 years old I remember venturing in front of a jewellery store and seeing a ring with a simple gold b...
Museum Challenge

Museum Challenge

Written by Evdokia Samara We tried the most ‘in art’ museum-challenge for 2020 and we absolutely loved it! ‘Στην τέχνη δεν υπάρχει παρθενογένεσ...
Pearls through centuries of art

Pearls through centuries of art

Written by Evdokia Samara Pearls are arguably one of the most commonly appeared jewellery in paintings beginning as early as the Middle Ages. Be...