30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCED ARTISTIC HANDICRAFT
Janas is outcome of thirty years experience in Sardinian Artistic Handicraft sector run by Mrs. Liliana, it is managed with her family help and it opened in April 25, 2013. The name "Janas" comes from Sardinian "Domus de janas ", " House of the Fairies " in Italian, very familiar in Sardinia, dating back to about 5,000 years ago. The idea is to symbolize the most ancient and traditional offered by our island.
HISTORY OF TRADITIONS, CUSTOMS, ART AND LIFE
Janas introduces its guests to Artistic Handicraft products resulting from a rich history of traditions, customs, art and life, it has to be considered a true and authentic folk art as it dates back to prehistory. The exhibited handmade creations, totally handmade by Sardinian artists, outline a small showcase to promote the main products of excellence.
FLAVOURS, PERFUMES AND KNOWLEDGE
Janas also has in its inside a little area dedicated to Sardinia "Flavours, Perfumes and Knowledge", offering visitors a selection of the most important wine and food products such as wine, extra virgin olive oil, myrtle, filu ferru, honey, sweets, spices and organic and aromatic herbs.
CERAMICS : Objects and home accessories: appliqués, frames, centrepieces, vases and chandeliers, lamp holder, all exclusive pieces and inimitable, it is a personalized gift idea.
TISSUES: Handmade products are home furniture and you can personalize them in colour combinations and decorations to guarantee uniqueness and individual requirements: carpets, tapestries, bedspreads, curtains, pillows, tablecloths and centrepieces.
WOOD: Chest benches, typical Mamoiada and Ottana masks, wicker chairs, stools, frames.
CORK: Bags and photo frames.
BASKETS: Corbule, bread basket and baskets
IRON: "Leppas" knives made by handle mutton and moufflon's horn, chandeliers, hangers and curtain rods.
JEWELRY: Earrings, rings, bracelets, brooches, Sardinian buttons, necklaces, rosaries, everything is in filigree coral.