The business was started in 1911 by the three Moretti brothers, for the purpose of producing the two traditional Venetian glass pearls: the Rosetta and the Millefiori mosaic. Over one hundred years have gone by since then and, today, their children and grandchildren carry on the family tradition of the Venetian mosaic glass, while expanding the business and production range to include pendants and jewellery, but also plates and bowls which have become the company’s signature product owing to the matchless skill with which they are made, inspired by the complex and fascinating technique of Roman glass-making.
Once upon a time there was the then seventeen year-old Lorenzo Borgheresi, who from 1953 used brass, copper and coloured glass to produce the star lantern, the historic and most representative symbol of his work. After this other models were created, including the Veneziane and the Lampioni Fiorentini, or Florentine streetlamps, all in antique style […]
Two brothers with a passion for metals and everything that can be derived from them in terms of home decor. Daniele and Chiara, artisans with their hands the first, with the designs and the choice of materials the second. The inspiration for the models winks at the retro lines of the ’30s and ’40s, but […]
Grassina (FI)Decorative Arts
An adventure that started in 1952, when Piero and Luana, a twenty-year-old couple, opened their business in lampshade production. The rest is history – a history replete with lamps, chandeliers and accessories, made of various materials, from wood to iron, culminating in the use of precious fabrics for lampshades. All products are made employing the […]
SlowTile, born in 2018, in Florence, stems from the encounter of the “special artists” of the “Made in Sipario” social cooperative with the Tuscan tradition of hand-glazed terracotta tiles, in collaboration with architect Leone Pecchioli, and expresses, in eight different “creative gestures/decorations,” their particular and unique creativity. A veritable “gymnasium” for training and experimentation, that […]