I’m Josh, founder of VIVO Masks. We specialize in beautiful, handcrafted masquerade masks made in Italy, and want to discuss how to buy a venetian mask in Italy. I’m here because many people may wonder what the difference is between an authentic venetian mask versus an imitation mask that you can find at most local party stores in the months leading up to Halloween and Mardi Gras. Here’s what to look for to help you distinguish between imitation and authentic masks, whether you’re shopping at home or are lucky enough to get to go to Italy! Uniqueness – Imitation masks are made in factories hundreds at a time. One mask will look exactly the same as the next. The workers who create these masks often times have little to no knowledge of the history of venetian masks and therefore is very unlikely to look like a real venetian mask. Authentic […]
Our trip was fantastic!
Our trip was fantastic. We had such a great time! Tour was great; a lot in short time. Our son Alex had a blast. Everyone on the tour loved him; he was the only kid. We did Pisa and a gondola ride as add-on and couldn’t ask for better. Our guide and driver were super nice. Couldn’t...
Marger Pensenstadler (Philadelphia, PA)
Dolce Vita, April 2016