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!

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

Our Week 1 Giveaways: La Cuoieria and Campomaggi

Gianni cell phone charms

Our first two giveaways are a gianni cell phone charm and the Marco, the Campomaggi key fob. Follow the link to participate in the contest. No purchase necessary. . . . → Read More: Our Week 1 Giveaways: La Cuoieria and Campomaggi

Ten Year Anniversary Celebration: Day 1

Thank you for your support over the last 10 years

Our first promotion is out of the bag. Go take a look and don’t miss out on the deals because when they are gone you will have to wait another ten years for deals this good. . . . → Read More: Ten Year Anniversary Celebration: Day 1

Roma Looks Unstoppable

Roma has convinced me that it deserves this championship. I believe that Napoli is going to be the contender. Juventus instead is using the referee crutch and has already lost credibility. . . . → Read More: Roma Looks Unstoppable

Sailing Into Fiscal Headwinds

In my last post, I said that the Fed made the right decision because the economy has been weak this quarter and it is going to face some fiscal headwinds. By fiscal headwinds I was really envisioning the debilitating debate in Washington over the debt ceiling. I should have been more specific and called . . . → Read More: Sailing Into Fiscal Headwinds

Campomaggi Writes About Artisanship

Campomaggi writes about artigianalita`

This month I selected the word “artisanship” as our Facebook short address because everything related to Marcopoloni was already taken. Artisanship is one of those words, such as artisanal, that must be so uncommon in the English language that the spell-checker underlines them. For years this led me to believe that the words did . . . → Read More: Campomaggi Writes About Artisanship