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SCRIBA Venice

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Excellent for artists

Loved the journals, loved the pens, everything was great. Perfect for artists or writers. All in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
948romanz
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Trani, Italy
via mobile
A must for every visitor to Venice

I absolutely love this quaint little store, it has everything, gifts and souvenirs made with lovely... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2019
KMH6868
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Vancouver, Canada
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The art of penmanship is celebrated here with gusto. Handmade marble paper and stationery, journals bound on site with a vintage press, and calligraphy sets serve as unique gifts and mementos.
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Castello Salizada San Lio 5765 | San marco calle Spadaria 666, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the journals, loved the pens, everything was great. Perfect for artists or writers. All in actual leather, highly recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 948romanz
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your nice review. We hope to see you again here at Scriba!

Reviewed February 24, 2019

I absolutely love this quaint little store, it has everything, gifts and souvenirs made with lovely paper made locally. Staff are so helpful and wrap everything to make sure it gets home in one piece. Their photo albums and picture frames are exquisite.....

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KMH6868
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2019

Thank you so much for your kind review! See you again in Venice!

Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful store with all kinds of writing utensils, paper, beautiful book marks, stamps, etc. Moderately priced and lots of great things to buy!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Scott G
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2019

Dear Scott, Thank you very much for your kind review. We hope to see you again here at Scriba!

Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing shop never seen anything like this before. Thank you for your kindness and assistance

Date of experience: December 2018
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Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2019

Thank you for your kind review! We hope to see you again here at Scriba!

Reviewed December 4, 2018

I did expect a much larger place when reading the reviews. They had beautiful well crafted items. Lovely staff who offered us help, however, we made no purchase on this visit, not because of the what they offered, but for whom we had to buy...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FLBfive
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2019

Thank you very much for your review! We hope to see you again next time in Venice!

Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

The shop has a surprisingly variety of ink pens, papers and journals. We stopped in for a look and went out with five gift sets. The difference was the shop keeper. She was knowledgeable about the products and was able to allow us to switch...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cyndiellice
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Dear Cyndiellice, Thank you very much! Your review is very kind. We always like to help our customers with their picks, and it can be very fun to mix and mach the colours of pens, inks, waxes and such in the boxes, and this way...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Great place to for souvenir shopping. We purchased some bookmarks and seals with wax, and the shop owner (i think) is kind enough to let us choose and swap colors of wax bars in a box. Thank you! Some journals are handmade by the owner...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Dear Mariko G, Thank you for your nice review! It was a pleasure helping you out with the wax colours. See you next time in Venice!

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

On our first day in Italy we came upon this lovely shop. The one item my daughter wanted to purchase in Venice was a leather journal. There were many beautiful colors but none in a soft brown leather. We reluctantly left empty-handed. The employer gave...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kristen J
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Dear Kristen J, thank you very much for your nice words. You can contact us at our email address: info@scribavenice.com, with all your questions, and we will be glad to help you out with all the pieces of information you might need, sharing pictures of...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

We were so thrilled to find beautiful keepsakes at this wonderfully quaint shop! The shop keeper was helpful and patient with our browsing. Sweet place!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Dear virgolibra8, thank you vey much for your kind words, we hope to see you again at Scriba!

Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Read about Scriba on TA and decided to go there with our teenage boys while we were in Venice. It is a cute little store which sells homemade marbled-paper journals/small notebooks , Ink Pens , notebooks with leather binders and many small items like book...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mcbz
Ferligi, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at SCRIBA Venice, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Dear Mcbz, thank you very much for your review, it is really nice to read that your experience here at Scriba has been pleasant. We are sure the notebooks your sons picked will be a good memory of your trip to Venice. Thank you again!

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