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Enjoy the luxurious pleasure of shopping online for the best Italian crafts, 100% authentic handmade Italian quality.
Driven by our extensive experience and passionate curiosity for all things handmade, in the last 6 years we have selected for you more than 6,000 goods and growing every month.
Our delighted customers from all around the globe share with us the love for genuine Italian traditional Italian crafts and handmade beauty and creativity. Read their feedbacks here.
Driven by our extensive experience and passionate curiosity, we have chosen for you the best Italian crafts: handmade dinnerware and kitchenware, ceramic home décor accents, hand painted tiles, backsplash panels and murals, luxurious favors.
Your place to buy all things handmade in Italy
We value Authorship and Talents
Italian crafts with a soul! We want you to know what you are purchasing, who the author is and where his or her workshop is located.
Let us introduce to you skilled Italian artisans and great artists, some already having an International reputation, most of them known to Italians only. On the left menu you’ll find a personal page for each of the Italian artists we’ve selected for you and you’ll be able to shop by artist if you are already familiar with their work.
Needless to say, each piece is signed by its author.
An ideal journey across all things handmade in Italy
Historical and geographical reasons account for a great variety of regional traditions in Italy. Almost every town has something special to offer to the Italian handicraft lover.
We have arranged for you an ideal travel across Italy. Browse the Shop by region menu to travel through Italian arts and crafts: Deruta dinnerware, Caltagirone Sicilian pottery, Montelupo ceramic home décor, Sicilian tiles and panels and many other interesting products in a classic or modern style.
Personalize your items: it’s free!
All our Italian pottery, dinnerware, tiles, favors, actually all our ceramics are handmade … for you. Add the icing on the cake and have your initials or a short text hand painted on the bottom of your items. It’s a complimentary service for all our Customers.
Imagine the face of your loved ones when they will open their handmade gift and will find out that you’ve purchased it in Italy and have asked the artist to hand paint your personal message for them!
Bespoke goods handmade in Italy
If you are looking for something unique, a made-to measure object for your interior decoration project, a dinnerware set with elaborate initials, we can have our Italian artists work on your commission.
Don’t set limits to your visions, share them with us! We will work with you and the artist to channel your creativity into a unique, personal addition to your home and lifestyle.
Hand painted Italian dinnerware sets with matching serveware and kitchenware
thatsArte.com features more than 80 Italian dinnerware sets, authentic pieces of high craftsmanship, handmade and hand painted by talented artisans.
Browse for the dinnerware set that better fits your style: classic dinnerware patterns from Deruta and Gubbio, geometric designs from Deruta, Tuscan fruit and flower tableware. Each place setting is complemented with Italian serving pieces and Italian kitchenware like platters, serving bowls, pitchers, trays, butter dishes, canister sets, ceramic cookie jars and many other handmade tableware pieces.
Our Italian pottery is never commonplace, even when it comes to the most classic Italian tableware, like the Deruta Raffaellesco or the Ricco Deruta. Available in every pottery store in Deruta, we were not satisfied with just any artist painting the Deruta classics. A thorough screening was needed to bring you the quality you deserve and that we feel proud to offer. For our Italian classic dinnerware we've chosen Fima, a small, family run company, whose pottery owns an exquisite elegance and a subtle refinement. They produce an incredible choice of serving pieces and kitchenware items, painstakingly hand painted in a large number of patterns. In addition to the most common items, they also offer gravy boats, espresso sets, different sizes of candle holders, tea pots, parmesan shakers, bowls and canisters in many sizes and shapes to fit any need.
For our geometric tableware we had no doubts: we love Eugenio Ricciarelli and D&G Designs, for their use of rich colors and luxurious creativity. Geometrico patterns, also called Vario, are designed for any table, be it formal or everyday, through décor changes and design trends. It's a rare pleasure to mix and match hand painted geometric patterns to create original dinnerware sets or unique kitchen decorations. D&G Designs is also strikingly good in creating new designs, like the Millerighe, a set of modern tabletop ceramic pieces and modern home décor accents that is among our best sellers.
A thorough collection of Italian tableware cannot do without the exquisite elegance of the Tuscan dinnerware, serveware and kitchenware. We personally love the cozy appeal embodied by fruit and flower patterns, and we found some beautiful ones at Ceramiche Ammannati, in Montelupo. An oil and vinegar set, a fruit bowl, a butter dish, a creamer and a sugar bowl: colorful details that can change the look of your table.
Luxurious Italian home décor accents
Shopping for Italian decorative pottery is the best way to make your home your own, or to make a unique, personalized gift for those who mean the most to you.
Some ideas? Hand painted wall plates, centerpieces, wall clocks, planters, vases, umbrella stands, candle holders …
Let’s briefly meet some of the Italian artists we love. We’re very proud to introduce you to an acclaimed Sicilian ceramicist from Caltagirone: Giacomo Alessi. His unique Italian pottery pieces, like the head planters, the wall plates and the candle holders, speak of Sicily, of the region’s rich colors and Baroque heritage.
Let's now jump to Umbria, the green heart of Italy. Placed apart on a steep hill, protected by the surrounding mountains, Gubbio has been for many centuries a production center of fine Italian majolica. We have selected for you the splendid work of Magnanelli and Rampini.
Ceramiche Magnanelli specializes in traditional Umbrian pottery. Elaborate dragons, leaves and baskets are hand painted on handmade centerpieces, footed jars and umbrella stands, all bearing a charming antique finish and making luxurious home décor accents.
Ceramiche Rampini is known for its charming Renaissance pattern which decorates not only their
refined Italian tableware but also their decorative ceramics, such as simple yet touching wall plates, lovely planters and umbrella stands.
In Deruta we meet Alvaro Binaglia and Francesca Niccacci, two of the finest artists of istoriato pottery, a Renaissance style ceramic with elaborated scenes (stories) or portraits. Their wall plates and centerpieces need no introduction to Italian pottery collectors.
Our next destination is Montelupo in Tuscany where we meet ND Dolfi. Their handmade vases, fruit baskets and centerpieces have such a strong personality and physical relevance to represent the ultimate decoration touch in any home, be it modern or classic.
Hand painted Italian tiles, backsplashes, tile panels, table tops, stair risers
Our large collection of exquisitely hand painted ceramic tiles and hand painted ceramic panels is unique.
We have brought to you from Sicily, Deruta and Civita traditional hand painted tile murals for backsplashes, fireplaces, baths and showers, bathroom/kitchen wall and floor tiles, individual accent tiles, stair risers, tiled table tops and our very much favorite tile “rugs”, beautiful panels that can be used as murals but also as unique floor decorations in combination with hardwood.
For our modern tile collection we’ve chose the works of ND Dolfi, their handmade tiles -shouldn’t we actually say art tiles? -being the ultimate luxury decoration accents.
Handmade Italian favors
Celebrate in style with handmade and personalized Italian favors, our bomboniere!
Show your friends and family how special they are for you. Our favours and keepsakes are ideal for parties, weddings, bridal showers, baby showers, First Communions and Confirmations.
They will be personalized for you without any additional charge.