Shop for handcrafted leather peasant sandals, early footwear, European Balkans traditional dance shoes, crafted by authentic Romanian leather artisans.Â The age-old leather crafts,Â loom weaving, traditional embroidery, wood carvings, are still kept among old artisans living in rural areas of Romania. We travel toÂ find these rare artisans. The outcome of our mission is to make their crafts available to you.
The products that you can find at Folkage are produced by skillful hands that combine art andÂ craftsmanshipÂ in a natural manner.Â The Romanian peasant has always lived a rough life. They had to manually produce their own food, clothes and all the necessary in a traditional household. These crafts were learned out of need.Â They are skilled craftsmen.
Your ordersÂ are supporting us in our efforts ofÂ encouragingÂ these people in their activities, so thank you! We are happy to take custom-made orders and negotiate product quantity orders, so donâ€™t hesitate toÂ contact us.
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