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tallin tin

tallin tin

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occupations of most famous Estonians

estonianworld.com has made a list of the “Top 12 most outstanding Estonians in the world 2014“. It’s interesting to break it down to occupations. 12. film director 11. supermodel 10. DJ/producer 9. conductor 8. illustrator/graphic designer 7. conductor 6 businessman 5. businessman 4. president 3. singer/songwriter 2. conductor 1. composer Exactly half the list are […]

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Estonian matchbook label collection

Estonian matchbook label collection

About a year ago, I purchased 200+ Estonian matchbox labels from the 1950s for $17 (almost 9 cents per label) on ebay. It’s a pretty neat collection. I just need to figure out some way to store them. They are roughly 1.375″ x 2″. I suppose I could make a shutterstock or iPhoto book out […]

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Estonia Monopoly

Estonia Monopoly

ebay special! Buy an unopened Estonia Monopoly game. Auction ends tonight (Thursday) at 6:45 p.m. CST. However, it won’t come cheap. $35 plus about $12 shipping. ouch. However, the idea of building houses on Vene Tnav and Aia Tnav is quite appealing.

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Estonian Association of Designers

Estonian Association of Designers

While doing a google search on yesterday’s blog feaure, Anni Kelaigo, I came across the Estonian Association of Designers. The site is available in English if you can’t speak Estonian. The site featues a collection of Estonian designers who specialize in product, fashion, graphical, textile, advertising, glass, leather, jewellry, and interior design. I love how […]

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learn Estonian and impress Kristina Smigun

learn Estonian and impress Kristina Smigun

If you ever run into Cross Country Olympic gold medalist, Kristina Smigun, impress her with your tremendous knowledge of the Estonian language. Go to ibs.ee/dict to translate any english words into Estonian. They only translate one word at a time. You can’t enter phrases. So your phonics may be a little off and you might […]

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Kristina Smigun Estonia Olympic Gold Cross Country

Kristina Smigun Estonia Olympic Gold Cross Country

Torino 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Pragelato, Italy Congrats to Kristina Smigun of Estonia for winning Olympic gold in the Women’s Cross-Counry Skiing 15K Pursuit. She is the first women in Estonian history to win a Winter Olympic medal. I watched her win the gold on NBC. It was captivating. Smigun and Katerina Neumannova broke […]

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