Italian gelato is great, but Italian gelato made with the best ingredients by people who really know their craft is out of this world. That is exactly what I’m seeking and I have been lucky enough to find a few artisans who deliver that kind of experience. . . . → Read More: Artisanal Gelato
We always look for them and this year we found them: Maledetti Toscani is an experienced artisanal shop that is determined to preserve the way of the artisan and authentic made in Italy. Their works are beautiful and we are very excited to add them to our offering. . . . → Read More: Maledetti Toscani Is 100 Percent Made in Italy
When we were shopping for an Italian t-shirt in Italy we felt that we were running out of options. Then we found something as authentic as it gets. . . . → Read More: Really Good Ice Cream
I am enjoying test driving the new Campomaggi distressed leather pouch but some of the feedback has been that you should not have a belt appendage. I like it though and here is why. . . . → Read More: Campomaggi leather pouch: after 1 week
We just posted two new Caterina Lucchi leather handbags and we are so excited about them both! . . . → Read More: 2 New Caterina Lucchi Bags: a convertible clutch and a flower-motif handbag
I recently commented on how difficult it is to export a local experience to another country. Yet, it can be done, at least to a good extent.
We had been up since 3:30, thanks to serious jetlag, and still had time to kill before we could start calling the artisans we wanted to visit. . . . → Read More: Authentic Italian Accomplished
When we had a poor experience at a bakery that claimed to be authentic Italian we realized how difficult it is to copy a product and the entirety of its attributes from one country to another. We make sure that the products we offer are authentic from their country of origin. . . . → Read More: Authentic Italian