• Looking for … or testing the strength of Facebook October 13, 2019 - Today, with your help, I feel like testing the strength of Facebook. Let me tell you the little story. Last May, a lady from New York came in Il Laboratorio. She had chosen Italy for bike-tourism. Her eyer was sharp; a true connoisseur, I must say. She wanted to see some pieces; paid special attention […]
  • Fall Cleaning October 1, 2019 - This is Anna and today I’ve decided to share with you today a slice of life recently told by a customer crossed by chance. “The days are shorter, the nights cooler, she said. I like to take advantage of this in-between season to put away my summer outfits and take out my coziest clothes, wool, […]
  • The hands of Hermès – Les mains de Hermès September 23, 2019 - Les mains de Hermès. Beautiful. So beautiful. A film that reveals and exhibits artisans, gestures and know-how. As well as exquisite moments of silence. After being screened in the cinemas of Tokyo, New York, Paris, Moscow and other megalopolises, this jewel of a film directed by Frédéric Laffont and Isabelle Dupuy-Chavanat is now accessible on […]
  • Mad’in Europe’s craftsman September 19, 2019 - I am happy to announce that I am now a proud craftsman member of Mad’in Europe, a portal built to help people, architects, designers, museums, institutions, etc., find the best of European craft makers. Mad’in Europe connects craftsmen (and women) and restorers of cultural heritage from all over Europe to an international audience. Mad’in Europe’s mission […]
  • Special moment September 10, 2019 - As written on the home page of this website, having the opportunity to meet people is probably the most interesting part of the work Anna and I do every day. For example, yesterday, a couple entered. It was around 10.30. They had taken a look at the different pieces on display in the window before […]
  • Summer Refreshment for Il Laboratorio September 2, 2019 - It is in great shape that we return to work, after a nice vacation. Over the last few months, we have put our experience, creativity and enthusiasm into what we could call a “refreshment cure”, with the aim of simplifying and clarifying our communications. Dare to say it, there are limits to discretion. Accompanied by […]
  • Vacations August 16, 2019 - Il Laboratorio by Alessandro Repetto will be closed for summer holidays from August 3rd until August 22nd. We’ll be back with you on Friday, August 23th.