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Alessandra is a dyer, passionate about textiles, botany and especially about natural colors applied to textiles. Visit her workshop and live a day as a dyer! Link in bio. "I am specialized...

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Life is like a game of chess, to win you have to take a move. Not today thanks.... Still life on a rainy saturday.

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White, blue and gold is a classic of decoration. As you can see in our good friend Luigi's workshop: the art of wax modelling. Only in Palermo.

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Il workshop proposto da Marco nel suo laboratorio vicino a Cremona nelle parole di Davide: "Ricevuta come regalo da parte di mia moglie Anna, é stata una splendida esperienza. Marco...

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Repost of the week! Thanks to @lindascuizzato for the amazing pic, via @storiedichi ❤️❤️❤️❤️ Making marbled paper (carta marmorizzata) in Venice! Venetian...

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In every workshop, a world to discover. Say hello to Sonia's paradise... "Over thirty five years ago I went to a simple bookbinding course. This craft has thus become my own reason...

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Repost of the week! "A shoe is not only a design, but it's a part of your body language, the way you walk. The way you're going to move is quite dictated by your shoes." Do...

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Authenticity is a collection of choices that we have to make every day. It's about the choice to show up and be real. The choice to be honest. The choice to let our true selves be seen. You...

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The details are not the details. They make the design. Very well said, mr. Eames! Same idea has our beloved goldsmith Roberta as you can see. Find more about her craft on Italian...

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Repost of the week! °°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°° You know, if you are an artisan every single tool has a unique touch, a peculiar voice, like an orchestra. °°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°°° Tag...

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A quality instrument improves the musician, a good musician improves quality instrument. This is soo true, my friends! Today you can meet our beloved luthier Gianmaria...

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Tnx to everybody, it was such an amazing year! Happy Here We Go Again! #kisskiss

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Buon Natale da tutti noi! Merry Christmas from all of us!

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Etching art, the practice of making prints from etched metal plates. The art of precision. . Alessandra e Andrea hanno deciso di aprire ai visitatori il loro laboratorio nella bella...

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Vi ricordate del master IED per innovare prodotto e comunicazione dell'alto artigianato italiano? La prima edizione è in fase di conclusione e sta per partire la seconda... Per gli...

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Dopo aver conosciuto Italian Stories durante un workshop da Andrea, il cartaio e incisore salentino, Alessandra e Andrea hanno deciso di aprire ai visitatori il loro laboratorio calcografico...

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L' 8 e 9 Dicembre, San Gimignano celebra i suoi artigiani, in una festa che coinvolge tutta la città! Atelier aperti, laboratori per grandi e bambini, trekking urbano alla scoperta...

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Tradition does not mean a dead world. Tradition does not mean that the living are dead but that the dead are alive. Boom.

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High-end ateliers are the Italian way to beauty. A fitting and concrete match between passion and know-how. These are timeless places where you'll have no choice but fall in love with...

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What is the right tool, when you don't know, what is the right tool? How do you go about improving a critical process? Which improvement tool does one use in such a case? It all depends...

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We don't value craftsmanship anymore! All we value is ruthless efficiency, and I say we deny our own humanity that way! Without appreciation for grace and beauty, there's no pleasure...

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Cherry. You come from the land of plenty.

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Summer is over. We just haven't realised it yet. In this country, the sun even shines at night.

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Back from San Gimignano. Human relations are built on feeling, not on reason or knowledge. And feeling is not an exact science; like all spiritual qualities, it has the vagueness of...

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Sunset live from San Gimignano: life of the knights in the middle ages. Today we feel proud to be Italian. ❤

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The golden bench. Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?

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Do something you really like, and hopefully it pays the rent. As far as I'm concerned, that's success. Thank you Tom!

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Palermo Hotel Patria - Homeland Hotel. Open the door, please.

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Women who wear hats fascinate us the most. It wasn't so bad when everyone wore a hat, but today, the style is limited only to the few, the proud... I think that's the key word here. Hats...

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Get creative, get the power of craft. Listen to your inner jungle. Ph:@neve_lyn

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As Aristotle said, 'Excellence is a habit.' I would say furthermore that excellence is made constant through the feeling that comes right after one has completed a work which he himself...