What is Marcopoloni?

Our goal is to bring people like you, who cherish and appreciate fine artistry, closer to the artisans who create them. Everything we offer is handmade by carefully-selected artisans who pour their love and pride into each piece of work.

Much as Marco Polo brought the Western world in contact with the treasures of the Far East in the late 13th century, Marcopoloni strives to put you in touch with beautiful handmade goods from around the world!

A New Campomaggi Collection Is Arriving

When a new Campomaggi collection arrives we are very excited but that is when a lot of work begins. Unlike our competitors, we want to show you every single bag that arrives so that you can choose the one you want. This results in happier customers and sets Marcopoloni apart. . . . → Read More: A New Campomaggi Collection Is Arriving

The Latest Employment Report: Better Than Not Good

203,000 jobs added is not bad, but it certainly is not enough to say that the economy is on its way to a good recovery. . . . → Read More: The Latest Employment Report: Better Than Not Good

My New Campomaggi Studded Bag

Daniele's new Campomaggi bag

Daniele’s new Campomaggi bag is a Galvani camouflage canvas tote bag with distressed studs. It is a beauty of a bag: stylish, rugged, functional and pleasing. I fell in love with it very quickly and had to wait because it had sold out before I could get mine. . . . → Read More: My New Campomaggi Studded Bag

We Need Totti Back!

I have been silent for a few weeks as the birth of my son Marco has kept me away from soccer for a few weeks. Not much has changed except for a couple of things: Roma has tied the last two games without Totti in its lineup. And Juventus keeps on getting referee favors . . . → Read More: We Need Totti Back!

It Turns Out I Was Completely Wrong

I was wrong about the economy being on the verge of improving. Possibly due to the shutdown, it seems that it actually got worse. So I brace for a lot more sluggish growth and hope that new housing construction will eventually catch up with pent-up demand. . . . → Read More: It Turns Out I Was Completely Wrong

Campomaggi on Enjoyment and Excitement

Campomaggi continues by saying that the product of your hands gives you the most satisfaction and you need to find products that excite you because they are close to your experience and personality. . . . → Read More: Campomaggi on Enjoyment and Excitement

Nothing To Look at Here

With no economic data coming through and with the next date for a fiscal debate yet to be set I am making the final holiday purchasing decisions in the dark. It will be interesting to see if my gut feeling was right or wrong.

The forecast for this year points to moderate growth. I . . . → Read More: Nothing To Look at Here

It’s Hard to Tell

Without an employment report published for September it is hard to tell how things are going. My sense was, and still is, that things were beginning to get better, and by that I mean that the economy was finally taking a step in the right direction towards the goal of solid economic growth–which is . . . → Read More: It’s Hard to Tell

Roma Is Unbelievably Good

After seven games played Roma (21) has won seven games, scored 20 goals and allowed just 1 (in a 3-1 victory). On Saturday Roma beat Inter (14) in Milan and proved that it can handle any team, anywhere, even one with some aspirations. Next week Roma plays Napoli at home, the only other team . . . → Read More: Roma Is Unbelievably Good

My Snaplink and Daniele Saved The Day

DANIELE belt pouch

My snaplink and my daniele saved the day yesterday. Although the ending is confusing. . . . → Read More: My Snaplink and Daniele Saved The Day