talpe © matei plesa



Committed to the future of craft.

Objects made with passion and skill

that speak to the core of what it is to be human.

We invest in traditional crafts

to empower the communities who make them.

from talpe to brussels / vasilica isăcescu   © matei plesa & raul stan 

Tucked away in a small Transylvanian village we discovered antiques folk chairs in the local museum and immediately recognised the iconic strength. We were inspired  and created  little monsters  & paired them with patchwork pillows created by Wiener Times




Espace Vanderborght   /  Rue de l'Ecuyer 50, 1000 Bruxelles  /   May 20th-22nd

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© mark glassner 

from brateiu to venice / victor clopotar  © matei plesa & raul stan 


Next of Europe

Palazzo Cini


April 10th - May 1st

Romanian coppersmith Victor Clopotar launches his brand VCR at Homo Faber in Venice, the major exhibition dedicated to the very best in European craftsmanship.    read more

© mark glassner 

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nesa ©  pauline thurn und taxis

Tápé was the centre of Hungarian cattail production. Every house was built to accommodate the the enormous looms and the stalks used for cattail weaving that take a year to dry.

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Albanian kilim weaver Nebjije Qotaj’s life was transformed when she inherited a loom.

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47 artisans  more

8 countries more

14 collections more


We dream of a world where sustainable consumption of authentic products is the norm and artisans can make a living from their craft. To make this happen we need talent and passion.

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