The Lošinj Aromatic Garden
1. Aromatized sea salt
Before Vegeta was invented, granny used to pick aromatic herbs and mix them with sea salt to make food even tastier. This product was made according to granny's secret recipe and entirely of domestic ingredients.
2. Myrtle liqueur
Myrtle is a Mediterranean shrub tree that has found its way into many songs because of its beauty since the age of Ancient Greece to Goethe. This holy shrub abounds in the Lošinj...
7. A vase of dried herbs on a plaque
Various dried herbs (laurel, rosemary, lavender) are nicely arranged in a terracotta vase. The herbs can be edible so it can be held in the kitchen at hand’s reach while cooking or they can be aromatic and one touch can set off its fragrance. Other mixtures are available as well. Each bouquet may be supplemented by any guest with dried or fresh herbs of his/her choice, all from Lošinj’s...
FOLK COSTUME FROM THE ISLAND OF SUSAK AS WELL AS FROM THE TWO SMALL TOWNS OF NEREZINE AND ORLEC
Folk costume from the island of Susak as well as from the two small towns of Nerezina and Orlec Original folk costume from the island of Susak as well as both male and female folk costumes from Nerezina and Orlec. The costumes are artistically hand-made.
Sansigota is made from the wool from Lošinj sheep. Felt artists use the needle felting technique. The wool is hand-washed, combed and coloured. The work is inspired by the apparel from the island of Susak.
2. Felt-soap (soap with jute on top)
Lavender soap, whose ingredients include glycerine and lavender essential oil, is felt into sheep wool and serves as body peeling. Lavender soap is suitable for all skin types.It has a...
2. Eco-bag with a picture of the promenade
An environmentally friendly linen bag with a picture of promenades and wonderful belvederes, silent coves, bushes of sage, immortelle, myrtle, that will evoke special memories of a pleasant vacation on our island and long walks by the sea. The pictures are painted with acrylic paint on the eco-bag.
1. Strawberry-tree berry jam and brandy
Autochthonous gastro products, with recipes and ingredients exclusively from the area of Lošinj. Fruit and other ingredients are picked directly over the localities of Lošinj. All products from this line carry the name of one microlocality from the area of Lošinj – hillocks, groves, coves etc.; they are „souvenir-packaged“, practical both for gifts as well as...
Biserka Matak, Mali Lošinj
Lošinjskih brodograditelja 106
Tel: 051/ 231 150
Mob: 091 544 8999
Vesna Kuštrak Hesky
Souvenir Velološinjski grip
This is a part of the gravestone that is built into the window sill in the Church of St. Anthony the Abbot in Veli Lošinj. The Veli Lošinj “grip” is the name of the souvenir made of ceramics which symbolizes the medallion from the sepulchral slab of the seaman from Veli Lošinj, Blaž Gladulić (1604). At the end of the 18th century, due to the expansion of the Parish Church of St....
A man from the Cres-Lošinj archipelago has always lived in accordance with nature, using all its benefits from the world of plants, therefore today our island is rightfully called „the island of vitality“. One of the recognizable trees on our island is definitely the olive. This is the tree we can also call the tree of life, used by each man on these islands for his own needs, as firewood in the house, for...
Fragrant emotional luminarium
The name of the souvenir is based on scents and tastes of Lošinj plants, positive emotions and lumin – an expression used on Lošinj for a small pot where in the old days people used to burn olive oil for illumination, and later they kept wax candles in it. This is a useful and decorative set for arousing good emotions.
The set consists of: the base with two wooden slabs made from laurel tree...
Saša Ranac, Mali Lošinj Šime Kvirina Kozulića 15 Mob: 098 174 2850
Zoran Španja, Veli Lošinj
Mob: 091 769 3195
1. Kaštelanić extra virgin olive oil
Olives of the variety Lussino, Orcola and Oblica are picked in the area above Osoršćica – the Podgora Nerezine part.
2. The ladle for stirring curdled milk
It is made from the ramified and supple tip of “breka” or island spruce. It is used for stirring curdled milk from which cheese is made.
1. The amulet from Osoršćica
A small stone with the figure of St. Gaudentius. This is an ideal memory of enjoyable climbing on Osoršćica and a total protection against poisonous snakes (in case you ever see them, but for your consolation, there are no snakes on this island). The small stone will also serve as a pencil holder on your desk.
2. The essential oil holder
A simple souvenir, if you put a paper tissue in it and add...
Trgovački obrt Gulam
Souvenirs from olive trees
The olive is the source of life, and one must sail.
Old people of Lošinj would call it by its bad name „Smrcina“ because it can be picked anywhere. It has berries that can be used in different ways, but is mostly treated as weed. The tree has a wonderful reddish brown colour in the middle and the outer part is yellowish.
Olive - various forms
It's eternal and awe-inspiring, like the olive whose majestic interwoven branches are maintained by the artisan through...
Vanda Žic, Punat
Tel: 051/854 752
Mob: 091 564 7206
Nena Nosalj Peršić
Alluvium – sailing boats and steam boats
The sailing boats and steam boats are crafted from alluviul wood gathered on the shores of the island of Lošinj. Ships, shipbuilders and those who sailed on them in past centuries are today one of the most important characteristics of our island. These boats crafted from alluviul wood pay hommage to the maritime tradition of Lošinj.
Danka Kajkara, Mali Lošinj Braće Vidulića 55 Tel: 051/232 406 Mob: 098 384 301 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org