Embroidery & Brunch, with traditional Macedonian patterns by Damaja and food by Kori


Back to the roots. This is a special event where Damaja together with Kori will introduce you to their N.Macedonian culture through delicious traditional meals and Hand embroidery inspired by Macedonian patterns and motives.

In the first half of the event, Stefanija from Damaja will teach you embroidery techniques to design your own kitchen towel, which you can use later also for creating art pieces or as a way to upcycle your old clothing, while Gjorgi from Kori will be preparing a delicious brunch, inspired by the N.Macedonian cuisine which you will taste and enjoy it in second half of the event.

This is our way to create new communities and bring people together through the warmth of the Macedonian culture, food and tradition. Our country is small, but rich in history and delicacies. Our recipes are simple, but with memorable taste. Our folk motives are triadic to remind us how uncomplicated are the important things in life.

You do not need to bring anything for the workshop. We will provide you with all the necessary materials and embroidery designs.

Embroidery is a meditative technique. Come and have a nice and inspiring afternoon. Embrace your creativity. Release your thoughts, let your brain completely relax and allow your intuition to contribute in every string you take.

The workshop will be taught in English and is designed for all skill levels - from embroidery beginners to seasoned stitchers. No previous knowledge or skills are necessary! Everybody is welcomed. 
All materials provided: embroidery hoops, fabrics, needles, transferring paper, embroidery stitches, embroidery designs.

The N.Macedonian inspired food that will be served by Kori will be vegetarian.

Welcoming drink + snack included. And ex Yu tunes to complete the atmosphere. 

if you have any questions please send an e-mail to [email protected]

The hand embroidery workshop will be held by Stefanija Pejchinovska, who works behind the label Damaja. She is a self taught embroidery artist and designer, based in Berlin, originally from Skopje, N.Macedonia. 


Food will be prepared by Gjorgi Bežoski who works behind the name Kori. He is a food enthusiast and has highly passion for cooking and welcoming people in spaces with home-like feeling. He is based in Berlin, originally from Radovish, N.Macedonia.


*** Cancelation up to 3 days prior the event with full refund is possible. In case you don't cancel and you don't show up, but want to attend future event/workshop 50% of the paid amount will be transferred as credit to you for the new ticket.