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Y-fasma.gr - Maria Foustalieraki
I was born in Crete, lived several years in Athens, studied economics but soon fascinated by the world of handmade creations, so I dealt with handmade ornaments.
At the same time, I was taught the art of mosaic and jewellery making.
Later I returned to Rethymnon, where I worked in a family business with ornaments and household items.
Over the years I gained but the need to create entirely my own objects. Besides, my love for unusual fabrics, elaborate buttons, old photos made me long to collect several small treasures hoping someday transform them into something beautiful and useful.
So I created «Maria's Objects» and the website Y-fasma.gr : stylish small objects for you and your home.
As for me, I have my lab, in the Old Town of Rethymno. I think that with it’s…

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  • Female
  • Born on February 26
  • Joined January 12, 2012

Favorite materials

Fabric, braids, lace, decorative pins, buttons, textile, cotton, charms, thread, Ribbon, comics, old photos, old magazines

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  • Yfasma
    handmade fabric items, pillows, bags, charms

About

Y-fasma.gr - Maria Foustalieraki
I was born in Crete, lived several years in Athens, studied economics but soon fascinated by the world of handmade creations, so I dealt with handmade ornaments.
At the same time, I was taught the art of mosaic and jewellery making.
Later I returned to Rethymnon, where I worked in a family business with ornaments and household items.
Over the years I gained but the need to create entirely my own objects. Besides, my love for unusual fabrics, elaborate buttons, old photos made me long to collect several small treasures hoping someday transform them into something beautiful and useful.
So I created «Maria's Objects» and the website Y-fasma.gr : stylish small objects for you and your home.
As for me, I have my lab, in the Old Town of Rethymno. I think that with it’s renaissance aura it fits perfectly with the objects I make.

photos: Gregory Papadogiannis

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