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!

How Your Feedback Helps: Two Examples

Too often, a company will post an insincere comment about how they value their customers’ feedback, etc., but in reality, when you offer your opinion or suggestion, you get an apathetic “Uh-huh, OK.” in return.

At Marcopoloni, we want to let our customers know that we really DO listen, and DO take your feedback . . . → Read More: How Your Feedback Helps: Two Examples

How Can We Use Less Plastic?

The Movie “Bag It” inspired us to take a look at all the plastic that surround our lives and ask, “How can we reduce the amount of plastic we use?” . . . → Read More: How Can We Use Less Plastic?

Marcopoloni to Donate Proceeds to Japan Relief Efforts

starting 5pm PDT on April 19, and through midnight PDT on May 8, Marcopoloni will donate 5% of net proceeds from our online sales to the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund through GlobalGiving.org . . . → Read More: Marcopoloni to Donate Proceeds to Japan Relief Efforts

Excellent Customer Service – Say What?

The other day a friend of mine asked me for two examples of EXCELLENT customer service experiences that I had, for a project of his. Surely, I could think of two encounters that would qualify as excellent … or could I?? . . . → Read More: Excellent Customer Service – Say What?

What Makes a Good Ramen?

A good bowl of Ramen is more than the toppings or even the ingredients … it’s Ramen that embodies the spirit of its maker. . . . → Read More: What Makes a Good Ramen?

Super Simple and Quick Porcini Pasta

It may not exactly be restaurant-quality, but given the time and effort involved, this porcini pasta is deceptively good. This dish was gobbled up as quickly as it was made. . . . → Read More: Super Simple and Quick Porcini Pasta

New Campomaggi Bags – Suede with Attitude

Campomaggi’s new lineup of Distressed Suede leather bags have given “suede” a totally new look – and a good dose of attitude. . . . → Read More: New Campomaggi Bags – Suede with Attitude

A new tool to help you find the perfect leather bag!

The Marcopoloni Laptop, iPad, eReader Leather Bag Guide

We created a nifty little table that lists the internal dimensions of all of our computer/iPad/e-reader/netbook-friendly leather bags!

New Colors Added to our Campomaggi Lineup

CASELLI – Studded Slim Messenger Bag in New Soft Military Green

We have received some of our customer favorite Campomaggi bagsĀ in new colors, such as the Lunardi in Distressed Espresso, the Caboto in Distressed Olive Brown, and the Caselli in Soft Military . . . → Read More: New Colors Added to our Campomaggi Lineup

Exquisite Murano Glass Pieces by Master Imperio Rossi

After weeks of anticipation, the Murano glass pieces we had ordered have finally arrived.

And the verdict?

They are absolutely incredible. I mean, we knew that – after all, we fell in love with his work when we came across them this summer. But seeing all of the masterpieces in person, again reminded us . . . → Read More: Exquisite Murano Glass Pieces by Master Imperio Rossi