Arts and Crafts
Lace and Embroidery
Lace and embroidered cushions, tablecloths and bread baskets are still hand-made in many villages. Karyá in central Lefkáda is famous for its needlecraft, known as karsanía, and has a small museum dedicated to the craft. Tourist areas may have similar items, but these are often mass-produced.
Craftsmen can be seen in small workshops making leather sandals or the traditional knee-high ...