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A carefully selected range of authentic Italian goods, handcrafted gifts, merchandise and products
Welcome to The Italian Shop
Italy makes some of the most beautiful, handcrafted products in the world and for customers who are looking for authentic merchandise 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 artisan made gifts and products that represent the very best Italian handcrafted merchandise.

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...

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
The Natural Beauty of Tuscan Leather
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The 'Matilde' is a large travel bag made from genuine Italian calf leather. It is half soft and half rigid in structure and has very sophisticated hardware...
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Stylish, practical, robust and perfect for both men and women, the 'Giotto' is either for everyday use, the office or for travel...
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Although classed as a business bag, the 'Capability' is a delightful cross between an old fashioned school satchel, a messenger bag and a briefcase...
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The 'Positano' handbag is feminine, flawless and functional, all of which will quickly make this your favourite bag...
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Perfect for relaxing days by the sea, the 'Salina' can be teamed with a pretty summer dress for picnics or a casual lunch...
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The 'Medici' is a modern, stylish cross body bag made from supple, classic tan vintage leather...
The Ancient Beauty of Olive Wood Jewellery...
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The Classic Bead Bracelet is simple but stylish with its beautiful, large olive wood beads.
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The long, classic necklace is perfect for many occasions as it looks stunning but elegant with the unusual grain of the olive wood perfectly displayed.
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Although perfect on their own or with other pieces of Olive Wood jewellery, these earrings form part of a matching set with the short or long Classic Bead Necklace and the Classic Bead Bracelet.
... kitchen and tableware
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This large, irregular, olive wood chopping board is a superb example of craftsmanship...
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This eye-catching olive wood condiment set has to be one o the most stylish ways of presenting your salt, pepper, oil and vinegar...
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An olive wood 'basket' style dish, with a handle, which has been handcarved from one piece of beautiful, ancient olive wood...
The Simple Beauty of Hand Painted Ceramics
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This domed storage jar is decorated with a charming rustic Italian village scene which will remind you of warm, sunny evenings in the hills of Italy...
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These beautiful, hand painted ceramic candlesticks from Sicily are a perfect example of Italian craftsmanship...
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The Fruit Harvest design on this large bowl is hand painted and depicts the glowing warmth of the colours of late summer in Italy...
The Exquisite Beauty of Murano Glass jewellery...
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This short Solar System necklace consists of a string of flat Murano glass beads, closely arranged across the chain and interspersed with small Murano glass balls...
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The Ocean Wave pendant necklace is spectacular, depicting waves of sea green and lime with a swathe of azure blue sky reflected in them...
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The Fiorella bracelet is a single string of Murano glass cubes, spread along a gold coloured chain...
... glass lighting and other objects
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In this style of ceiling light, the bulbs are suspended above the balloons, giving a different kind of light than the balloons with bulbs inside them...
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The Autumn wine bottle stopper represents the strong colours of autumn with a stunning red and gold design which is inlaid with gold leaf...
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The blown glass globe is clear crystal and decorated with butterflies in the typical, vivid colours of Murano Glass...
Made in Italy
Our range of hand crafted Italian goods represent the very best of 'Made in Italy': Tuscan leather handbags, authentic Murano Glass, ancient olive wood products and handmade ceramic products, all for sale in The Italian Shop, located in the 'Mezzogiorno' of Italy.

If you are looking for authentic italian merchandise, handmade Italian gifts or artisan crafted presents, The Italian Shop offers a wide range of handmade Italian goods categorised in their own product groupings of Ceramics, Leather, Murano Glass or Olive wood.

We offer unusual unique pieces of jewellery in Murano Glass and Olive Wood as well as a selection of stylish leather handbags. In addition to handmade glass jewellery, our Murano Glass section also features a stunning range of blown glass lighting and a range of individual glass objects that make perfect gifts from italy. We also have a beautiful range of kitchen utensils and tableware in ancient olive wood and unique items of italian tableware in our ceramics collection.

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

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 special, handcrafted Italian gifts to buy for themselves, or for somebody special.

Murano Glass from northern Italy...
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"Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go."
Truman Capote

Ancient Olive Wood and Leather from central Italy...
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"You can have the universe if I can have Italy."
Giuseppe Verdi

Hand painted ceramics from southern Italy...
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"... 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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