There are places where the sky and the sea inspire you ideas.
I just got off the phone with Gianni. Today it was easy to get a hold of him because, having fallen during a mountain bike race, he just cracked three ribs and now he has to rest quite a bit. That’s . . . → Read More: Gianni, Our First Artisan, Is Always Creating
My style spawns from having observed amazing artisanship early in my life. So I don’t care for name brands and I seek what I think is the best stuff in the world. . . . → Read More: My Style
We waited a long time for QuickBooks Online to support everything that we needed. It now does and we don’t think we will ever look back to the much-hated desktop version. . . . → Read More: Switching to Quickbooks Online and Node.js
Marco looks pretty tough as Roberto Baggio
I did not grow up with Halloween. So I never got to experience the excitement, and I know that I would have liked it because I have one ginormous sweet tooth. On second thought, that’s probably a good thing as I would be completely toothless now.
. . . → Read More: Happy Halloween!
I have just had a very special last 24 hours. One of our best customers just had a baby girl and for her baptism he and his wife decided to use a gift from Marcopoloni to give to their guests.
First of all, we love babies. If you tell us that you just . . . → Read More: Today I Helped One of Our Customers With Baptism Favors
Because Chiara was at the office on Friday she prompted us to take pictures of our leather clips. I was very impressed with how beautiful they look! . . . → Read More: A Rose-Shaped Leather Hair Clip And Long Hair
Peroni “Luigi” Jewelry Box
You might know Baha. Baha is a jeweler in New York whose artisanship is amazing.
When it comes to delivering his more expensive masterpieces Baha needed something that even he couldn’t create. An outstanding jewelry box worthy of the treasure it holds.
When he came to me for . . . → Read More: A Jeweler’s Search For The Perfect Jewelry Box
The Giudi leather wallets are selling like hot cakes, in particular the CONTO. We can see why, it has all the features that our American male customers are looking for. . . . → Read More: Giudi Leather Wallets Are Selling Like Hot Cakes
I talked about watching artisans create before. Now I focus on watching the details of their amazing creations. They are often unexpected and surprising–something that leads me to believe that our products deserve careful consideration. . . . → Read More: Amazing Details Will Surprise You
Another year has passed and it is fun to think about how much things have changed. A year ago Marco was still coming to the office three days a week, we hadn’t begun redesigning our Web site, and we hadn’t yet conceived our Campomaggi report that is so fun to read.
Now our home . . . → Read More: Happy 12th Birthday Marcopoloni!