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!

Suddenly, Snails Are Back into My World

I can only recall a few episodes in my lifetime where snails played a central role. But two of them happened this year and they reminded me of the beauty and intricacy of our snail key chain. . . . → Read More: Suddenly, Snails Are Back into My World

New Leather Bags from Dionigi

Dionigi makes excellent leather bags, famous for the high quality Italian vegetable tanned cow leather and experienced Italian craftsmanship. Dionigi designs have been exquisite and in touch with the contemporary workplace. . . . → Read More: New Leather Bags from Dionigi

Campomaggi is Sending Us The Brander Book

Campomaggi is sending us The Brander book that features him as one of the brand creators that have accomplished their purpose.As we are very familiar with Campomaggi bags we can confidently say that Marco has accomplished his goals of helping us experience the emotion of the passage of time. . . . → Read More: Campomaggi is Sending Us The Brander Book

Spotted a Dragonfly

Dragonflies are a symbol of summer and autumn. They only live in their grown out stage for a few months, but they provide a good service eating small insects like flies and mosquitoes. . . . → Read More: Spotted a Dragonfly

A Closer Look at The RICCI Studded Messenger Bag

First let’s look at a favorite of mine: the RICCI studded messenger bag. It fits my laptop like a glove, but what about everything else? Let’s compare all six remaining bags. . . . → Read More: A Closer Look at The RICCI Studded Messenger Bag

Which Campomaggi Bags Should I Evaluate?

Because of the number of choices among styles choosing a second Campomaggi bag is not easy. When I posted my intentions I got a ton of suggestions from our customers and other Campomaggi fans. I will evaluate those options next. . . . → Read More: Which Campomaggi Bags Should I Evaluate?

What Do I Need My Leather Bag to Carry, And Where?

Before I can pick a new Campomaggi bag I have to define what my needs are: what do I need to carry and where do I need to go. . . . → Read More: What Do I Need My Leather Bag to Carry, And Where?

It Is Time for a New Campomaggi Bag

Having just bought a new laptop means that my trusted COLOMBO messenger bag is a little small and I need to give it a big brother. The choice is not easy because the selection is wide. I have two favorites, but the suggestions that have come in are very compelling too! . . . → Read More: It Is Time for a New Campomaggi Bag

A Leather Key Chain with Royal Roots

The new red dragon key chain was an unplanned addition. One customer in Wales asked us to carry it because it is a symbol of Wales and it is featured on the Welsh flag. Like it’s green brother, it might burn a hole in your pocket! . . . → Read More: A Leather Key Chain with Royal Roots

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