Every season we aim to talk about and support small local businesses that we find and make a beautiful friendships with. We find incredible beauty in building a community and sharing our experiences with one another which we feel enriches all of us from within and inspires to create even more. This time, we want to introduce our new friend Kap Kap...
Every year the night from June 23rd to 24th is very special for Lithuanian people as it's the night of Joninės, midsummer folk festival. It's the longest day and shortest night in the Northern Hemisphere.
It warms our hearts to see how fashion is becoming more and more sustainable around the world. New technologies and approaches applied to creation of clothes positively impacts our planet. Recently there have been quite a few innovations in fashion industry that amazed us and we would like to share our recent discoveries with you.
We are very excited to introduce you to our new friend Vivaia who are a sustainable brand creating shoes made out of plastic bottles. It amazes us with their wonderful mission to combine sustainability with style using recycled environmentally friendly materials that are sourced from nature. Vivaia shoes stand out by luxurious and fashion-forward looks with exceptional quality at a fair price at the same time.
Having freedom in wardrobe doesn't necessarily mean that it need to be filled with clothes from the top to very bottom. The secret to feeling good about your closet lies in having items that all fit with one another and could be worn more than one way. When purchasing a new item you can have in mind if it would fit into the context of your existing wardrobe and could be styled with other items that you own.
How wonderful it is for to provide something with a second life. This way you show endless love and acceptance for something that might have been forgotten or lived through. It’s a way to say to the world that it’s okay to give second chances as everyone and everything deserves them. This is why we love the idea of pre-loved clothing which makes us believe of the power of second chances.
Isn‘t it magical how spring brings us wonderful colors and scents? Nature provides us with its gifts that are here for everybody to appreciate and enjoy. Flowers cover fields and forests with the layer of joy and freedom. In the presence of flowers we are the same as any other creatures of nature.
Easter is a sacred holiday here in Lithuania due to strong and old traditions that remains the same from our ancestors. It's a time when whole family, from the very little ones to seniors, meets around the big table to eat Easter Sunday Feast and play Easter games.
It’s impossible to deny the psychological calming effect of the ritual of drinking tea, yet studies are suggesting that drinking tea might boost the body health and at the same time re-hydrate it. Let’s take a look at some more health benefits of drinking tea!
We hope and wish you are all surrounded by beloved family members and/or friends, holding warm in your hearts the ones far-away! Let us leave all the worries behind & enjoy with gratitude the beauty of the current moment. Merry Christmas, beautiful Friends!
Ever heard of Kucios? Kucios is the traditional Christmas Eve dinner in Lithuania, held on the 24th of December. The meal is a family occasion which includes many traditions of both pagan and Christian origin. Some traditions are no longer widespread and usually we just enjoy dinner with relatives and friends while the main events and festivities are left for Christmas Day.
The gifting season is round the corner, which is an amazing part of the year, unfortunately very wasteful as well. Beautifully wrapped gift boxes look amazing under the tree for a few days, however, within seconds of being opened, the garbage bags quickly fill up thanks to all of the paper, bags, bows and ribbons.