• Paladim Handmade workspace

    Shop Feature: Paladim Handmade

    Dimitar Palanski has always had a knack for creating things even as a kid, disassembling his toys and using their components to re-create his very own customized versions of R2D2s and gadgets. In his second year in the University, he created a home-built lamp and from there, sparked the idea of opening the Etsy shop, now called Paladim Handmade. Since 2012, Dimitar, along with his brother Svetoslav, have been designing and creating wooden lamps, clocks, and home decor from an old garage-turned-workshop in Bulgaria.  In this interview, Dimitar talks about his business, what he loves most about his craft,  his design style, etc.   What’s the story behind the shop…