Mr. and Mrs. Nardone

Mr and Mrs. Nardone, the couple behind bringing Italy’s finest, Antica Murrina Venezia to the Philippine luxury arena.

IMG_4569World reknowned Italian brand Antica Murrina Venezia © ™, makers of fine Murano Jewelry and accessories has officially landed here in the Philippines through Mr. and Mrs. Nardone of Porta Lucerna Trading. Just recently, the brand had been launched in Buddha, Bar in Makati where former first lady Madam Imelda Marcos was a guest of honor.

Notte D’ Eleganza which means ‘A Night of Elegance’ in Italian is the perfect way of how to describe the event. The showcased Antica Murrina jewelries were accentuated with Abel Iloco fabric in celebration of Artisanal and Handcrafted works from glass blowers of Italy and weavers of Ilocos.  The show was a marriage of the great talent of the East  and the West.

Antica Murrina Philippines will be representing Murano’s beautiful and timeless glass blowing skills through their jewels that transcend beauty from all over the world. To look at one of the pieces is like taking a trip to Italy, with shapes, light and color emanating a woman’s elegance.

groupieManila’s beautiful and known ladies from different facets of society joined in the celebration and they were more than in awe to see the collection. One of them being  Ms, Maggie Wilson-Consunji who was chosen to be brand ambassadress for the Antica Murrina Venezia.

Mom and Jenny Nardone, the couple behind this grandoise event and of Antica Murrina Venezia Philippines, focused on the experience of bringing “Venice jewels” here to the Philippines and gave a glance to everyone, on how master glass makers perfect every piece of jewelry through an exciting fashion show, complete with enchanting music and dramatic lighting, lush and elegant theme that mesmerize the senses. This event was co-sponsored by Ledcore , Porta Galleria, Okee Vitamin Drink, Bestworld Beverage International Inc, Cygnal Travel & Tours, Light Skin Organics, It Figures Skin Care Clinic, and Iphor Trading Inc.

IMG_4591“The goal for this event is to spread knowledge of this unique and extraordinary creativity, craftsmanship and artistry that make authentic Murano craftmenship a choice of excellence for a Made in Italy product which is another milestone and special highlight in the many successful and well loved brands under Porta Galleria” – when asked how she feels about bringing Antica Murrina in the country, Mrs. Jennifer Nardone, replied with so much enthusiasm. A jewelry designer herself, she believes in the timeless elegance of each Antica Murrina jewelry hence deciding to bring the brand to the Philippines, so more Filipinas could be mesmerized by its collection.  As Jennifer Nardone will put it, “when my husband introduced me these hand crafted Jewels, if I may say, I was right away attracted and caught by its flawless beauty and uniqueness. The vivid colors, the melting crystalline perfection and the elegance are beautiful accents to every stylish women’s wardrobe.”

Mr. Roberto ciotti and Mr. Mom Nardone with guestsWhen asked Mr. Mom Nardone, the President of Antica Murrina Philippines, what separates Antica Murrina Venezia © ™ from other jewelry and he was very delighted to say “Each Antica Murrina Venezia © ™ Jewelry is handcrafted, so every piece is literally an UNIQUE PIECE. For me Antica Murrina Venezia © ™, is more than just a Jewelry brand. It is a lifestyle, it is Luxury per se, it a slice of Venice and “la dolce Vita Italiana” in each of the pieces, that comes along, when a woman wears Antica Murrina. And that alone, is priceless!”

Antica Murrina Philippines Flagship store is located at the New World Hotel Galleries , right on Makati Avenue, corner Esperanza Street, in the centre of Makati City . Tel : (02) 810 0105  09285202881 ,



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