Tzamalas specializes in traditional Greek costumes and accessories.  The shop sells both original pieces from the 19th century and museum copies.  The original pieces come from villages throughout Greece and many of the replicas come from Epirus, a region in northern Greece specializing in traditional Greek costume production. Theodore Tzamalas opened Tzamalas in 1975 after … Continue reading

Olive Wood

Olive Wood was opened 17 years ago in Plaka by Vasilis Rikoudis.  Olive Wood specializes in the production and design of olive tree wood goods such as cutting boards, salad sets, wine holders, olive and honey jars and other finely carved handicrafts. Rikoudis first became involved in olive tree wood production as a young man … Continue reading