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Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Welcome to Cheap Globalization!

In the late 60's and 70's, the beauty and quality of “Made in Italy” meant: fine materials, extraordinary workmanship and proud store owners.

Pure linen tablecloth and napkins

Pure linen hand towels

What a shame that some of Italy’s greatest traditional handiwork, not to mention their elegant taste, is fast disappearing and going the way of cheap globalization.

Photo from the NY Times article