The same diversity that the Illes Balears offer at a cultural level is also evident in crafts. You can buy arts and crafts in glass, ceramics, embroidery, fabrics, shoes, leather, silverware, trinkets, jewellery, pearls and all the latest trends in fashion. Among all, the wide array of handicrafts, the main handicrafts of Mallorca are:
Marratxí, also known as the land of mud, is one of the key points that focus on the best master craftsmen and potters throughout the island and across Europe, as evidenced by their presence in major international fairs. A visit to the museum of Pòrtol and Marratxí is essential because it allows knowing the strong linkage that has the mud with the history of Mallorca. The ceramic figure par excellence of Mallorca is the siurell.
The main areas of leather in Mallorca are Lloseta and Inca. Inca, in addition o manufacturing, stands out as one of the most important point of sale and design of leather of the Mediterranean.
Nowadays, three glass companies are operative in Mallorca nowadays, three glass companies are operating in Mallorca: Gordiola, Menestralia y Lafiore. The promoters of these companies began in the first quarter of the eighteenth century.
Rural accommodation with activities Handicrafts in Mallorca
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