The History of Venetian Carnival Masks

The History of Venetian Carnival Masks

It’s not surprising in the slightest, that every single carnival – regardless of its country of origin or other aspects, it is traditionally associated with the beloved Venetian carnival mask. The mask is commonly known as the sign of a carnival, but it has a...
Tips for Hanging A Venetian Mask

Tips for Hanging A Venetian Mask

Italian style can be introduced into your home very easily and one of the most common things that comes to mind are Venetian Masks.  Venetian Masks are highly decorative, sometimes with glitter, sequins, feathers and foils. Our venetian masks at Italian world come...
Different Types of Venetian Masks

Different Types of Venetian Masks

Venetian Masks have been the highlight and integral part of the Venice Carnival – a time for celebration for all social classes. Wearing a Venetian Masks allows for the wearer to remain anonymous meaning they can go to high profile events even if they are of a much...
Murano Glass Techniques

Murano Glass Techniques

Italy is probably mostly well-known for its canals, bridges and gondolas however, you may also recognise Murano Glass and Venetian Masks as being two of the main known products produced. Everyone, when they think of Murano Glass, thinks expensive and for very good...
A Short Guide to Venetian Masks

A Short Guide to Venetian Masks

Venetian masks play a very big role in Venice’s history and still to this day, there is an opportunity to celebrate the history with the annual Venice carnival. With revellers coming out in masks to celebrate the history, why exactly is the Venice carnival such a big...
The History of Venetian Masks

The History of Venetian Masks

Venetian Masks are associated with the Venice Carnival which began on 26th December and finished on Shrove Tuesday, which meant it lasted for more than two months. The Carnival was known as one of the most sumptuous and extravagant events in the world, but did you...