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!

Why is 25-02-1961 on Every Campomaggi Label?

Well, because it is the birth date for the inspiration of every Campomaggi bag. . . . → Read More: Why is 25-02-1961 on Every Campomaggi Label?

Shopping to Complement My Studded Leather Belt

The DAVIDE Studded Leather Belt by Campomaggi is too nice to wear with any old clothes. Thanks to the help by Luca Manzoni I found Surface to Air at Frav in Porta Ticinese in Milan. I got a cool outfit to go with it but I still need shoes. . . . → Read More: Shopping to Complement My Studded Leather Belt

My New Campomaggi Belt After One Week

Daniele gives his first impressions of the belt. In a nutshell it is awesome, it will make you improve your wardrobe, and it will cause you to work-out a little. . . . → Read More: My New Campomaggi Belt After One Week

The New DAVIDE Studded Leather Belt by Campomaggi

Daniele gets his Campomaggi Studded Leather Belt and is very excited. He had to wait 5 months for it and judging by the smile it was well worth it! . . . → Read More: The New DAVIDE Studded Leather Belt by Campomaggi

The Revolution Begins! (with our Zavatti backpacks)

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Daniele and Anita pose with the actual backpacks that shipped to the set of the new NBC TV series, “Revolution”

Very recently, we received an order for two ZAVATTI leather backpacks from a brand new TV series, Revolution, written by Eric Kripke. For those of you who follow TV shows often, you might . . . → Read More: The Revolution Begins! (with our Zavatti backpacks)

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!

A Conversation with Caterina Lucchi (Part 1)

At the end of the day, I was able to casually chat with Caterina Lucchi. Despite all of our previous conversations I still felt that a gentle poke into Caterina’s past would help me learn a lot more about her philosophy and inspiration.

As we sat on the couch and started talking, a number . . . → Read More: A Conversation with Caterina Lucchi (Part 1)

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.

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)

Transformations: The Amici

Campomaggi bags often break down categories, which is part of their charm for yours truly, an inveterate metaphysician. Poring over the Marcopoloni website as I often do on breaks from my editing jobs, I noticed the Amici. It looked like a girl’s bag; and indeed, if you google “amici,” you . . . → Read More: Transformations: The Amici