If you are looking for gift ideas for Christmas that are: original, handmade and therefore unique and unrepeatable, the Venetian craftsmen at Original Venice Shop have just the right present for you and have selected their products that they consider most suitable for this occasion.

Come and discover them!

Burano lace

We begin with a great classic of Venetian craftsmanship: Burano lace.

Handmade by the master craftsmen of Burano, these laces are a perfect gift idea to add a touch of elegance and tradition to the festive season. Whether you are looking for an intricate tablecloth, charming coasters or a unique centrepiece, Original Venice Shop has everything to satisfy the most refined tastes. Burano lace will not only add a touch of class to your Christmas table, but also a piece of Venetian history and tradition.
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Porcelain dolls

Each doll is created with love and craftsmanship, capturing the unique elegance and charm of the city of Venice. Whether you are looking for a little princess for your little girl or a little lord for your doll collector, Original Venice Shop has a wide selection of porcelain dolls to suit all tastes. Surprise your loved ones with a piece of Venetian art and tradition that will remain a treasured memory for a lifetime.

If you were intrigued by them, here is an article that talks about them in more detail and can help you choose the one that suits you best!

Reproductions of Venice

Original Venice Shop offers a wide selection of Venetian reproductions that are perfect for surprising your loved ones during the festive season. The scale reproductions of Venice's most famous sights are made of resin and entirely hand-painted in Venice. From the city's fascinating squares, such as St Mark's Square and the Bridge of Sighs, to the majestic artistocratic palaces and St Mark's Basilica, these richly detailed reproductions offer an authentic testimony of Venetian art. It can be a wonderful gift idea for Christmas both for those who love Venice but also to introduce it to those who have never been there!

Find our Venice reproductions here.

Venetian masks for hanging

Each mask is handmade by Venetian master craftsmen, with care and attention to detail. These masks are a true representation of traditional Venetian art and carry centuries of history and culture. Giving a Venetian mask to hang is an original and meaningful idea that allows you to bring a piece of Venice into the homes of your loved ones. Not only is it a gift of great artistic value, it is also a way to express your love and appreciation for the people you care about. If you want a perfect Christmas gift for anyone who loves art and timeless beauty, just go and discover it here.

Glass saucers

If you are looking for an elegant, unique yet functional Christmas gift idea, look no further than Original Venice Shop's glass saucers and bowls. Handmade by master Venetian glassmakers using the murrina technique, these glass pieces are true handcrafted masterpieces. They are ideal for creating kitchen sets for special occasions or for decorating your space with traditional Venetian elegance. Thanks to their craftsmanship, each piece is unique and has slight differences in colour and shape that make them even more precious.

If you have chosen this original and high-quality Christmas gift, go here.

Glass paperweight

Our collection of handcrafted glass paperweights is the perfect choice for a Christmas gift idea that combines elegance and functionality. Each paperweight is meticulously crafted by skilled Venetian glass artists using the traditional Murano glassmaking technique. The exquisite murrine set into the glass make each piece a true work of art. These paperweights not only serve the practical function of keeping documents in place, but also add a touch of Venetian charm to any desk or office

You can explore the collection here.


Handmade in Venice, each pillbox is a testament to the traditional techniques of Murano glassmaking. These elegant and functional accessories are the perfect gift idea for those who appreciate quality craftsmanship and Italian design. With a variety of colours and designs to choose from, you are sure to find a pillbox for every taste. Browse the selection of pillboxes here and surprise your loved ones with a gift they can use and cherish for years to come.

Glass beakers

Made by master glassmakers in Venice, using traditional Murano glassmaking techniques, these glass objects are universally regarded as splendid works of art.

From bright and colourful goblets to delicately and intricately designed glasses, our glassware collection offers a wide variety of options to suit every taste and style. Whether you are looking for a Christmas gift idea for a wine enthusiast, a housewarming gift for a friend, or simply want to bring a touch of Venetian charm to your home, our glassware is the perfect choice. Discover the beauty and quality of Murano glass by browsing our selection here and make this Christmas truly magical with a gift from Original Venice Shop.

Glass Christmas balls

Glass Christmas balls are a perfect gift to brighten up the festive atmosphere. Original Venice Shop offers a wide selection of unique, handcrafted Christmas decorations, made by master glassmakers in Venice. Here you will find a variety of colourful glass balls with beautiful designs and luminous details that are sure to catch anyone's eye. The glass balls are durable and can be kept from year to year, thus creating a treasured family tradition. 

Glass candle holder

Our collection of handmade glass candle holders is the perfect choice for those who appreciate quality craftsmanship and Italian design. Each candle holder is meticulously crafted by skilled Venetian glass artists using traditional Murano glassmaking techniques. The murrine and gold leaf motifs embedded in the glass make each piece a true work of art. These candleholders add atmosphere and a touch of Venetian charm to any décor. Browse the Original Venice Shop collection here to find the perfect Christmas gift idea for your loved one.

Candle Lies

Lies are original candleholders, which are not often seen, and for this reason they could be an interesting and unexpected gift. Made of hand-blown glass, these lies are a true work of art. Each piece is unique and characterised by elegant designs. Their charm and the magical atmosphere they create make them perfect for decorating any room during the holiday season. With a mix of tradition and modernity, Original Venice Shop's candle bugs will add a touch of sophistication and warmth to the homes of your loved ones. If you have chosen to give a candle holder lie to show your love for Venetian craftsmanship, go here.

Glass perfume atomiser

Nostalgia for the perfume bottles our grandmothers used?

If you want to take a dip into the past, Original Venice Shop's glass perfume atomisers are handcrafted in Venice and are characterised by a refined, high-quality design. 

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Embossed paper bookmarks

These bookmarks not only help to keep track of the page where we stopped reading, but thanks to their three-dimensional look given by the embossing they add a touch of beauty to any book. 

You can give them as a gift to a connoisseur of Venetian handicrafts or even to a simple book lover or someone just getting into the world of reading!

You can find them here.

Glass pen and inkwell

Our glass pens and inkwells are handmade by master glassmakers in Murano, guaranteeing an unparalleled level of quality and beauty

These gifts are ideal for lovers of writing and for those who appreciate fine craftsmanship. With our wide selection of styles and colours, you are sure to find the perfect gift for someone special. Don't miss the opportunity to gift a piece of Venetian art and history and discover them here.

Murano Vases

Murano vases are unique and refined pieces, handmade by master glassmakers in Venice. Each vase is a masterpiece of beauty and craftsmanship, characterised by vibrant colours and intricate details. Choosing a Murano vase as a Christmas gift not only demonstrates your refined taste, but is also a way to support traditional Venetian art. You can find a wide selection of Murano vases here, where you can choose the design that best suits the gift recipient's preferences. These vases are not only decorative objects, but also tell a story of tradition and passion.

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