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Russian Toys

Posted by Olga Shukin and The Russian Gift Shop on May 11th 2015

The fundamental aspect of Russian toys is that they are uncomplicated and profound. The subject matter is lucid and laconic,
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The Art of Khokhloma

Posted by The Russian Gift Shop on May 10th 2015

In the 17th century, artisans who made wooden household and kitchen utensils used to gather at the big fair held in the trade
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All About Russian Fairy Tale Plates

Posted by The Russian Gift Shop on May 3rd 2015

A Short History of the Debut of Russian Fairy Tale PlatesThe first appearance of colorful Russian-made collector's plates a
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Antique Russian Icons

Posted by The Russian Gift Shop on Apr 29th 2015

Antique Russian IconsThe antique Russian icon market is fraught with many pitfalls. Russia, like China and other older civili
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"Babenskaya" Matryoshka: Early Tourist Era Dolls

Posted by The Russian Gift Shop on Feb 15th 2014

                                  
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