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!

The Ultimate Leather Coin Purse

FERRO Leather Coin Purse Red Delicious Burl

FERRO Florentine Leather Coin Purse in Red Delicious Burl

I have seen many coin purses in my life. Many of them made by very experienced and skilled artisans. Then I saw the FERRO and understood what could be accomplished when you set out to make the best possible coin purse.

After years of . . . → Read More: The Ultimate Leather Coin Purse

Campomaggi: Online vs. Real Life

Before I started working at Marcopoloni I had visited their website numerous times, browsing through the different bags, impressed by the wide variety of styles. I was always intrigued by the Campomaggi bags, rugged with the perfect “already worn-in” look. I never took the plunge and purchased a bag though as I had . . . → Read More: Campomaggi: Online vs. Real Life

Il Bisonte: High-Quality Italian Leather Goods with Minimalist Style

Il Bisonte Before and After

Il Bisonte bags and accessories are designed to pursue what they call “classic originality”, marrying clean lines and functionality.

Last summer, while playing my weekly co-ed recreational soccer game, I got an email. It was from a company called Il Bisonte, reaching out because they thought that our philosophy of preserving the way . . . → Read More: Il Bisonte: High-Quality Italian Leather Goods with Minimalist Style

Campomaggi at Pitti

Campomaggi Bauletto in 2017 Winter style

The Campomaggi Fall Winter collection is very compelling and should not be missed because the new designs are exquisite and the new options are clearly designed with the user in mind. I can picture Marco trying to think how a bag is going to be used in the field. . . . → Read More: Campomaggi at Pitti

At Pitti Peroni Made Me Feel

Daniele with the first Peroni frames to come to the States.

At Pitti, style runs wild. When I walked into the Peroni booth I fell in love with their new eyeglasses and I bought a pair right away. Now I feel young and confident. Imagine that! . . . → Read More: At Pitti Peroni Made Me Feel

Two Antartidee Wall Clocks I Am Absolutely Crazy About

MESSPRESSO Spilled Espresso Wall Clock

Antartidee clocks are the coolest clocks in the world in my not-so-humble opinion. Put together a spilled espresso wall clock with a time wasting faucet dripping clock and you have cool clocks covered. . . . → Read More: Two Antartidee Wall Clocks I Am Absolutely Crazy About

Campomaggi Spring Summer 2016

GALLO Reversible Canvas Tote Fuchsia

The new Campomaggi Spring/Summer 2016 collection is here. . . . → Read More: Campomaggi Spring Summer 2016

The New Caterina Lucchi Bag That Caught My Attention

Caterina Lucchi Bag

One of our new Caterina Lucchi bags jumps out at me. The Pioggia clutch shoulder bag goes way beyond using super-high quality buffalo leather and precise craftsmanship: the design is extremely unique so that this is a bag like you have never seen. . . . → Read More: The New Caterina Lucchi Bag That Caught My Attention

Campomaggi in Via Della Spiga Is A Big Deal

If you are not familiar with Milan, Via della Spiga may mean nothing to you. But I was born in Milan and know very well that all major fashion brands are either in Via della Spiga, Via Montenapoleone, or thereabout. The fact that Campomaggi is going to open in Via della Spiga means that it has grown enough to at least reach a much wider audience. Something that we wish to all worthy artisans and designers. . . . → Read More: Campomaggi in Via Della Spiga Is A Big Deal

Comparing 3 Campomaggi Backpacks

The VOLTA Campomaggi Backpack

Campomaggi backpacks are beautiful and practical but they are not for everyone. If the backpack is not going to sit comfortably on your back you are not going to like it. It turns out that one backpack is more comfortable than the rest for most people. . . . → Read More: Comparing 3 Campomaggi Backpacks