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AMULET in Red and White

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Red and White PAPER DOLLS

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THE LOVE CATS

    watch video: You need a quick drying clay, and a cooking mold. Make sure the heart…

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Paper Doll – Baba Marta

This is the Baba Marta doll, made of paper, wooden spoon and yarn. The pictures were sent to…

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Yarn ORNAMENTS- martenitsas

What is ‘martenitsa’? In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old…

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Create Lego people!

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WREATH – white and red

  In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old lady, “baba…

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“Do it Yourself” Martenitsa-candy :-)

Bulgarian traditional martenitsa (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martenitsa) includes red and white thread. This one below has red and white thread, as…

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Martenitsas – from our mail

BABA MARTA DOLL - Eli Ivanova, a teacher from Chuchuliga kindergarten, Povdiv, have made this doll for the first…

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Big paper martenitsas

These big martenitsas are easy and quick to make. You will need two A4 sheets of paper –…

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Rag doll – Baba Marta (Iva’s Creations)

In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old lady, “baba Marta”….

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A bookmark in the colours of Baba Marta:)

Our favourite holiday Baba Marta is knocking at the door and all our projects are becoming red and…

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We Got Mail: Baba Marta

Petya Yorgova sent us these unusual but very cheerful Pizho and Penda. They were made from plastic coffee…

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We Got Mail: Martenitsas

Baba Marta is close, and we still haven’t had the time to publish all the ideas in our…

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We Got Mail: BABA MARTA IDEAS

Fabric and felt martenitsas… and a real snowdrop flower from Tsvetelina Steffanova (animatedhome) Those martenitsas were made by…

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Don’t Forget the Classics – Pizho and Penda

After all the new ideas we come up with at KROKOTAK, we must not forget the eternal classics…

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Yarn TOUSLE-HEADS

We took all yarn out of the cupboars in honor of Baba Marta. And what shall a sick…

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DIY Martenitsa PENS

Wouldn’t it be more interesting if, instead of giving away martenitsa bracelets, we could give our best friends…

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LARGE Martenitsas for DECORATION

What is ‘martenitsa’? In Bulgarian folklore the month of March is often portrayed as a plump, cheerful old…

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Red and White PAPER DOLLS

Paper Girl in Two Colors Baba Marta Paper Doll These dolls are easy to cut and assemble We…

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Baba Marta’s DAUGHTER

  Тhis cheerful martenitsa was sent to us by the kids in  Treasures Atelier and their teacher Maria…

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BUTTON Martenitsas

I have never known exactly how those bracelets were made, but now I know. It’s easier than it…

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Baba Marta WREATH

Svetlana Georgieva, a primary school teacher from Varna, sent us the pictures of this baba Marta wreath. What…

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Baba Marta POSTCARD

This postcard is very suitable for the youngest artists. To make their job easier, you may glue thick…

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Baba Marta YARN DOLL

When your kid has come down with a runny nose and a cough and you have to stay…

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Let’s Make Our Own MARTENITSA GALLERY

If you have made some interesting and original martenitsas, take a picture and post them to us! We…

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HEDGEHOG Martenitsas

Let me introduce this year’s batch of martenitsas – whole peanut hedgehogs. The idea belongs to Eli –…

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EMPTY BOTTLE Martenitsas

Here’s an easy way to make big martenitsas without using an awful lot of yarn Wrap thick white…

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Good Health AMULETS in Red and White

We decided to take a break from all those storks and Pizho and Penda dolls – and make…

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Martenitsas by ANETO

Take a look at Aneto’s new martentsas Those teeny-weeny mice… “I had planned to make rabbits… I made…

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Yarn and Wire STORKS

These storks were easy to make yet they brought a sunny feeling to our snowy days. Our little…

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Baba Marta POSTER

I might be working online most of the time, but actual prints on paper have remained my passion….

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Martenitsa Amulets

The martenitsa is a beautiful lucky charm, an amulet. Wouldn’t it be charged with even more power, if…

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EASY Martenitsa Models

Maria from  Treasures Atelier sent us these easy-to-do martenitsas. Take a look at the pictures to see how…

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ANETO and Her Martenitsas

I sometimes visit Aneto’s blog to find things which were made with love and meant for the grown-up…

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Red-and-White CATERPILLAR

Here’s another toy made of red and white yarn. You have to make many pom-poms then tie them…

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3 Easy Paper Ideas for BABA MARTA

1.  Paper puppets You will need an A4 sheet of paper. Make an accordion fold parallel to the…

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Small POM-POMS with a FORK

….with a fork Wind some red yarn on a fork. When you have wound enough. thread a piece…

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Baba Marta ACROSS THE OCEAN

Our thanks to Annie for the wonderful martenitsas she sent us all the way from America!  Annie’s Art…

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Baba Marta TREAT

Тhis is our first baba Marta morning present – from Dimitrana and her magic blog – Тайната на…