Embroidery Face Masks
Some of our favorite words... Each mask is handmade by a women’s collective outside Jaipur, Rajasthan.
*since each mask is hand embroidery, there might be slight variances in each piece . We look at this as the joy of hand embroidery.
Attraversiamo means "Let's cross over" in Italian.
Ikigai is a Japanese concept that means "a reason for being."
Meraki, this is a word that modern Greeks often use to describe what happens when you leave a piece of yourself (your soul, creativity, or love) in your work.
Philocalist, a lover of beauty; someone who finds and appreciates beauty in all things.
Saudade is a deep emotional state of nostalgic or profound melancholic longing for an absent something or someone that one cares for and/or loves.
A solivagant is a solitary wanderer. A person who revels in the act of wandering alone–preferably in destinations and locations they have not previously visited.
Nemophilist, One who is fond of forests or forest scenery; a hunter of the woods.
Wabi-Sabi, this aesthetic is sometimes described as one of appreciating beauty that is "imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete" in nature.