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Peacock & Parade Proprietor Elizabeth Barksdale Walker says what's old is new again in the crafts world.
LONDON, April 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Zinaida Likhacheva, a Ukrainian designer and artist, will present her original collection at the Style Show, the opening event of Oxford Fashion Week 2010 on May 1, 2010. This is the first time that Oxford Fashion Week features a designer from Ukraine.
By Kukharenko, Svitlana ABSTRACT: Magical efficacy has been important in Ukrainian wedding ritual. The korovai, rushnyk, omens, gifts, the showering of the couple, and other "sacred" objects and acts of the Ukrainian folk wedding are believed to be imbued with prophetic qualities.
- One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.