Different Ways to Display Your Venetian Mask

Different Ways to Display Your Venetian Mask

Whether it’s a memory that you want to cherish forever or something that caught your eye whilst shopping – we have come up with some unique ways in which you can display your mask at home. Let’s face it Venetian masks alone bring pazazz with their highly...

Firebreak Lockdown for Wales

Important Shop Changes from 23rd October at 6pm In light of recent news regarding the new firebreak rules in Wales which requires all non-essential shops to close from 23rd October 2020, we will regrettably be closing our shop in Llandudno. Although you won’t be...
Covid-19 Update

Covid-19 Update

As we are sure you have heard, Conwy County will be placed into local lockdown alongside Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham from 6pm on Thursday 1st October. Our shop in Llandudno will be open as usual from 10am – 5pm everyday, until told otherwise by the...
How To Throw a Masquerade Halloween Party

How To Throw a Masquerade Halloween Party

Halloween is one of our favourite times of the year, up there with birthdays, Christmas and the new year – but why do we like it so much? Why, because of the fun, the costumes, the masquerade parties and the imaginative. With Halloween – excitement is key....
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...