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Venetian Lace Retreat

Welcome to the magical world of point de Venise. Steeped in the history of one of the most important centres of trade and culture. Travel back in time and meet the artisan lace-makers who are the custodians of this historic…

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Sardinia and the Silkworm

The island of Sardinia, is the least densely populated of Italy’s 20 regions. Becoming part of unified Italy in 1861, Sardinia has its own unique identity, culture and traditions. One example of the unique heritage of this island is the…

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The Secret of Embroidery

Embroidery, the craft of embellishing cloth with decorative stitches has been a popular artistic craft practised throughout the ages. Some of the earliest evidence of this dates back to 5th Century China. Similarly early works of embroidery have been discovered…

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