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!

Testing the new RSS feed

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We’ve been wanting to display a few of our most recent blog posts on the home page of our website. Today, I finally sat down to take a look at what’s involved. At first, it seemed quite daunting. I am not a WordPress expert by any means, and my knowledge of PHP is pretty . . . → Read More: Testing the new RSS feed

New Campomaggi Bags Received!

So I haven’t been writing much lately, mainly because I have been feverishly working to ensure that we have plenty of Campomaggi bags in stock for all you fans out there. Some bags are so popular that despite our best efforts, we just can’t seem to keep them in stock. I apologize in . . . → Read More: New Campomaggi Bags Received!

FRECCIA Leather iPad Bag by Dionigi (Video Review)

Daniele reviews the popular FRECCIA Leather iPad Bag by Dionigi.

PETALO GRANDE Large Laser-cut Leather Handbag by Caterina Lucchi (Product Review)

Emi reviews the new PETALO GRANDE leather handbag by Caterina Lucchi – laser-cut flower motif, Batik-dyed effect, nifty camera effects and all! . . . → Read More: PETALO GRANDE Large Laser-cut Leather Handbag by Caterina Lucchi (Product Review)

The GILIANI Convertible Clutch by Campomaggi (Product Review)

Here I review the new GILIANI Convertible Clutch by Campomaggi. I like how it’s large enough to carry your essentials and can convert into a crossbody or shoulder bag.

Posting More New Campomaggi Bags!

We love that we carry such a large collection of Campomaggi bags … But that means we are constantly adding new products. From taking photos to writing descriptions, it’s not an easy feat. But perhaps the hardest part is coming up with a good name for each bag that has meaning, that is . . . → Read More: Posting More New Campomaggi Bags!

Shirakawa-go: Worth a Visit!

Shirakawa-go, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

When we went to Japan last summer, I had high hopes of being able to take and post photos on the go. Of course, reality was a bit different, and here I am, 7 months later, getting around to posting one photo from the trip. This was . . . → Read More: Shirakawa-go: Worth a Visit!

The DA VINCI Soft Leather Briefcase by Campomaggi (Product Video)

When we laid eyes on this soft leather briefcase, however, it didn’t take long for us to be convinced that the name Da Vinci would not go wasted on it. We think it is that beautiful, versatile, clever, and mysterious. . . . → Read More: The DA VINCI Soft Leather Briefcase by Campomaggi (Product Video)

My Business Story Submitted, Awaiting Moderation

So after running into some inexplicable error messages over the weekend, we were finally able to get our video uploaded to My Business Story. It was a lot more work than the 1:40 video may lead you to believe, but I hope it was worth it. The video is now in “moderation”, and once . . . → Read More: My Business Story Submitted, Awaiting Moderation

Can Your Keychain Save You from Zombies??

So Daniele and I had been wanting to put together a video explaining the features of our Snaplink leather keychain for quite some time. We never dreamed it would turn out like this…

What started out as a regular product review video morphed into a less-than-serious skit, complete with a mad scientist/entrepreneur, . . . → Read More: Can Your Keychain Save You from Zombies??