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Known for his standout fórcole, Saverio Pastor creates objects that are both functional and beautiful.
Known for his standout fórcole (the oar posts used on gondolas and other Venetian boats), Saverio Pastor creates objects that are both functional and beautiful. Found between the Guggenheim Collection and the church of La Madonna della Salute, his workshop presents centuries-old techniques met with contemporary design by way of elbow-shaped carved forms from single pieces of wood.
Whitewaller recommends: Stopping by the shop to see Pastor craft his famous fórcole in person.
Chiarastella Cattana is a tranquil boutique offering a collection of house-designed linens and fabrics.
Founded nearly a century ago, by Paolo Venini and Giacomo Cappellin, Venini is a workshop and gallery dedicated to traditional Venetian glassmaking.
Employing traditions and craftsmanship dating back to the 1200s, New Murano Gallery is an expansive glass factory located just off the coast of Venice on the island of Murano.
Reminiscent of a shop from days gone by, Monica Daniele is an Italian fashion brand specializing in classic Venetian tabarro, hats, and accessories.
Cristina Linassi Atelier is the eponymous design studio is devoted to elegant women’s night lingerie and luxury home linens.
Attombri creates one-of-a-kind heirloom jewelry, specializing in pieces that pair materials like copper and silver with Murano glass beads.
OFFICINE904’s philosophy is “less is more,” but that doesn’t undermine the incredible craftsmanship behind the handbags they sell.
Recently relocated to the San Marco area, Caigo da Mar is a specialty store that offers luxurious and decorative home items.