The Italian Shop, italian gifts, online gifts italy, traditional italian products, handmade italy "Some gifts are big. Others are small. But the ones that come from the heart are the best gifts of all."  Tinku Razoria
A carefully selected range of authentic Italian gifts... direct from Italy

The Italian Shop, italian gifts, online gifts italy, traditional italian products, handmade italy

Welcome to The Italian Shop - Italy Gifts Direct

What are the best Italian gifts?

Italy makes some of the most beautiful, handmade products in the world and for customers who are looking for authentic gifts from Italy, 'Made In Italy' represents a standard of quality, innovation and individuality that is recognised all over the world. In our shop we offer a wide range of Italian gifts and products that represent the very best in traditional Italian craftsmanship: Italian leather bags, Italian fine art jewellery, Murano Glass, Italian ceramics, a beautiful range of Italian silk products and a selection of heritage gifts. If you are looking for online gifts from Italy, then you have come to the right place! Not everyone has the opportunity to visit this beautiful country and browse around the many fascinating markets and shops dotted throughout Italy. However, you can still enjoy a taste of Italy by browsing through our online gifts and ordering that perfect gift, direct from Italy!

If there is something in particular you are looking for from Italy, and you don't see it in our shop, please let us know and we will do our best to find it for you.

What do our customers say...

"I received a well packaged set of 6 cups and saucers in excellent condition. I was also surprised at how affordable they were..."
Jim V. (USA)

"I love my bag. The quality of the leather is superior and the bag is very well made. It's just beautiful..."
Lisa C. (USA)

"I would certainly recommend The Italian Shop to others and hope to use their services myself again before too long..."
Nancy B. (Scotland)

"We were thrilled with the merchandise and personalized customer care..."
Deborah T. W. (USA)

After a quick search, I found The Italian Shop and all the wonderful Italian artisan-crafted goods featured on their website, and I knew right then and there that I would be purchasing something from the shop...
Alex M. (USA)

Ordering two Christmas gifts from The Italian Shop this past season has been one of the nicest experiences I have had for years...
Jennifer W. (USA)

A great company to deal with. Thank you for making such wonderful gems from Italy available...
Malene & Liam N. (New Zealand)

I was immediately hooked, particularly with the range and quality of the leather handbags and briefcases...
Gail C. (UK)

Read our testimonials

Direct from Italy

Gifts from Italy

Our range of handmade gifts from Italy represent the very best of 'Made in Italy': Italian leather bags, Italian fine art jewellery, authentic Murano glass jewellery, handmade ceramic products, ancient olive wood products, beautiful silk products and gifts that represent Italian heritage, all for sale online from The Italian Shop, based in the 'Mezzogiorno' of Italy.


Italian handmade products are imitated, reproduced and sold from many locations around the world, but if you are looking for authentic, traditional Italian goods, you can rest assured that all of our Italian products are genuinely 'Made in Italy', stored in Italy and shipped from Italy. Our Murano Glass products all come with a certificate of authenticity.

Authentic Italy

If you are looking for authentic, handmade Italian gifts or traditional Italian products, The Italian Shop offers a wide range of handmade Italian goods categorised in their own product groupings.

Italian Ceramics

We have some unique items of hand-painted Italian tableware in our ceramics collection, together with traditional Sicilian tiles and candlesticks.

Italian Leather Bags

We offer a wide selection of stylish, Italian leather bags, all produced to the highest quality from genuine Italian leather.

Exclusive Italian Jewellery

Italy is famous for its high quality jewellery. We offer a wide range of exquisitely crafted pieces to suit all budgets.

Murano Glass

In addition to handmade glass jewellery, our Murano Glass section also features a stunning range of individual glass objects that make perfect gifts from italy.

Olive Wood

We have an unusual range of olive wood kitchen utensils, tableware and speciality items, all made from ancient olive wood.

Italian Silk

We offer a range of long, soft silk scarves, made in Italy using blends of fine, hand picked silk which have been printed and dyed using special, traditional techniques. Each scarf is double sided, which creates an unbelievable shimmering effect, the result of which is a colourful, lustrous and luxurious scarf. Each one is stitched lovingly, and with the utmost care, near the shores of Lake Como, Italy. In addition, we have ranges of silk ties, silk bowties and pocket squares.

Italian Tradition

Italians and people of Italian descent are rightfully proud of their roots and their traditions. We have a range of beautiful, hand-made products that epitomise the Italian traditions of design and high quality of workmanship.

Italian Gifts

For those visitors specifically looking for Italian gifts, we have made our own selection and grouped them within different product groups.

Corporate Gifts
Personalised Gifts

Not all of the products that would be suitable as Italian gifts are necessarily included within these sections, but for those visitors looking for help finding Italian gifts, it will hopefully suggest some useful gift ideas.

We also offer a Gift Voucher This can be credited with any amount, and can be redeemed against a purchase in The Italian Shop at any time over a 12 month period.

Italy Gifts Direct

From our base, deep in the south of Italy, we have looked for, and located, a range of genuine, Italian, handmade products that we are offering to discerning customers who love Italy and who are looking for exceptional, handcrafted Italian gifts to buy for themselves, or for somebody special.

Northern Italy - Murano Glass from Venice

"Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go."
Truman Capote

Northern Italy - Silk from Lake Como

Lake Como
"Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life."
Anna Akhmatova

Central Italy - Ancient Olive Wood

Olive tree
"Once the trees went forth to anoint a king over them, and they said to the olive tree, 'Reign over us!"
Judges 9:8

Central Italy - Italian Leather

"You can have the universe if I can have Italy."
Giuseppe Verdi

Southern Italy - Hand painted ceramics

"... and anyone who has once known this land can never be quite free from the nostalgia for it."
DH Lawrence

We hope that you will enjoy our shop.

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