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woolig – a family business from Latvia

November 18, 2020By
woolig – a family business from Latvia

wooligs‘ journey began in a diverse northern Baltic climate. A small but abundant country of Latvia where winter temperatures dip to -25 °C and rise to summer highs of +25 °C. Inherently, this led to creating an all-season slipper that can be worn to provide comfort all year round. “Nordic climate provides us with a […]

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Rich heritage inspires jewellery made in Latvia

November 12, 2020By
Rich heritage inspires jewellery made in Latvia

Baltu Rotas from Sigulda is supporting our IWCR Christmas Journey by donating an item to our Online Auction as well as a calendar discount. Baltu Rotas creates Baltic jewelry connecting us with Latvian’s historical past. From the days of the Semigallian chiefs, Nameja rings take the strength from our roots and weave the power into […]

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Workshop with Julia Volonts – CANCELLED

October 26, 2020By
Workshop with Julia Volonts – CANCELLED

Dear all,We tried to find new arrangements for this workshop respecting the new regulations , but our workshop host prefers to reschedule it to January, and a virtual set-up was not appealing to the majority of the participants.  Thank for your understanding  and support .  Dear ladies, we had the pleasure to learn from Julia […]

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September Lunch: AC Lounge

August 4, 2020By
September Lunch: AC Lounge

September lunch: Sep 14th Join our monthly lunch at AC Lounge, AC Hotel by Marriott Riga. The AC Lounge hotel-restaurant offers a high-standard gastro experience. The lunch restaurant is part of the brand-new 4-star AC Hotel by Marriott Riga. Conveniently located in the charming Art Nouveau district in Riga City Centre. Escape the noise of […]

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#socialdistancing, but stay connected

March 21, 2020By
#socialdistancing, but stay connected

People around the world are asked to help slow the spread of COVID-19, to avoid more people get infected and our medical systems get overwhelmed. Social Distancing We are all asked to practice social distancing. In practice, social distancing mostly means avoiding close contact with people, and also public spaces, where surfaces may be contaminated. […]

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Cross-Cultural Introduction to Latvian Culture

October 17, 2019By
Cross-Cultural Introduction to Latvian Culture

Due to its history, Latvian culture has been influenced by different countries, religions, cultures and languages. It has developed its own cultural identity with a unique system of values and traditions. Understanding how Latvian counterparts think and behave is essential for anyone living in Latvia. History play an important role Latvia first declared statehood in 1918, […]

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