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!

Nuances of the Forlanini

Forlanini Strap

When it comes to Campomaggi crossbody bags, the long straps made for them are, well, extremely long. I mean, don’t get me wrong, the length of the strap makes the bag that much more universal. After all, not everyone is 5’3″ like I am! When I first got my Forlanini (by the way, we . . . → Read More: Nuances of the Forlanini

The Companion I Never Expected

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I don’t like purses. Why? Well, the word “purse” ALWAYS implies that it is some sort of fashionable handbag that ladies carry. Any sort of bag a lady carries is automatically seen as a “purse”. That makes no sense to me. With that said, I am definitely not the type of person to carry . . . → Read More: The Companion I Never Expected

Four Years with My COLOMBO Distressed Leather Messenger Bag

I’ve been loving my COLOMBO Distressed Leather Messenger Bag for four years now and it is starting to look like a relationship that will last. . . . → Read More: Four Years with My COLOMBO Distressed Leather Messenger Bag

Stazione by Giudi: the Evolved Man Bag

Stazione Messenger Briefcase

Young men who, on a day off, can slow down, who know how to move as if they were old, are way ahead of the game. It takes talent and a certain bag.

Giudi’s Stazione is a most evolved bag. It’s a hybrid: A blend of messenger and briefcase, on . . . → Read More: Stazione by Giudi: the Evolved Man Bag

Review of the STAZIONE Leather Messenger Bag Briefcase by Giudi

Daniele reviews the new STAZIONE Messenger Bag Briefcase by Giudi.

Transcript:

Hi. Today I want to introduce the STAZIONE: a new briefcase messenger bag by Giudi.

As you can see, it’s got the classic, sporty school-satchel design, but the smooth, high-sheen Italian leather and brass-colored hardware add a touch of elegance.

. . . → Read More: Review of the STAZIONE Leather Messenger Bag Briefcase by Giudi

New Professional Messenger Bag by Giudi

The CENTRO professional messenger bag is a modern bag with a timeless design. Spending some time with it to write its description caused me to appreciate it more than expected. . . . → Read More: New Professional Messenger Bag by Giudi