Giving marble is a great idea if you are looking for an original, unique, possibly handmade gift for someone special. It means donating something precious, and a unique material formed through a 200 million year process. Here are 5 valuable marble-themed gift ideas that are also light and easy to ship! All of them are Made in Italy, in Carrara, the city of marble, so you cannot go wrong!
1. A marble heart pendant – Marble Bijoux
All the love for marble can be found in this jewel made in Carrara, Unesco Creative City.
A unique pendant made from the finest Italian marble: Paonazzo (Carrara), Calacatta and Portoro (Portovenere). Entirely handmade in a small sculpture workshop in the heart of the Apuan Alps, which carries on the ancient tradition of marble carvers. A statement piece that is not heavy at all to wear.
A marble gift idea for your loved one or your best friend.
Marble Bijoux 89 €
2. Carrara marble silk headscarf – Emerged Gardens Collection
Marble meets Silk in this collection of Made in Italy headscarves. The marble texture is combined with illustrations by artist Paola Vagnoli that tell the story of the Carrara marble arisen from the sea. Two materials synonymous with beauty and luxury come together in a fascinating materic contrast. A 100% Italian production that combines two historic craftsmanship excellences: Carrara, UNESCO Creative City for the Marble Arts and Como, the Italian center for silk manufacturing. The Giardini Emersi silk scaves collection is designed, printed and packaged by hand in Italy and is available only with pre-order.
A marble themed gift idea for the diva who is not afraid to dare
Artistante – 210 €
3. Carrara Marble Wireless smartphone charger – Progetto 99
The white Carrara marble becomes high-tech thanks to Designer Niccolò Garbati, project 99. To recharge your smartphone, simply place it on this elegant marble disk! The tradition of marble is reinterpreted in a technological key. This is the vision of Niccolò Garbati, a designer based in Carrara class 90 who, despite his young age, already boasts a long experience as a professional of marble. The wireless charging pad is available in white Carrara, Bardiglio and black Marquina marble.
A perfect marble gift idea for professionals, architects, office aesthetic lovers and cable haters
4. The marble the turban you can sculpt – l*ughetta
The most glamorous accessory of the moment meets the texture of precious marbles in this l*ughetta marble collection, 100% Made in Carrara. A turban that can be shaped like a sculpture thanks to an aluminum core. You can wear it like a turban, or you can fold it in half and use it as a band, you can give the ends the shape of a knot, a flower, a big bow, use your creativity! Silk is perfect both in winter and in summer, and the Portoro model is a classy touch in a total black look.
The marble gift for fashion victims, instagram stars, lovers of vintage style.
l*ughetta 49 € (check it on Instagram @l.ughetta_)
5. Marble Cubette – Artistante
Have you ever played the game “if it were…what would it be”? If the marble were a pochette, it would be a Cubette! A soft marble block in which to keep precious things. Handmade in Italy with high-quality GOTS cotton. The illustration and the turquoise interior recall the marine origin of Carrara marble. Available Carrara marble texture and Portoro texture.
An original marble-themed gift under 50 € for the artist, the make-up obsessed, and the super-organized.
Artistante 42 €