Pezzotti Workshops


Discover the most famous artisan product in Valtellina: pezzotti, called “pelorsc” are colourful, resistant rugs hand-woven by craftsmen using rags. A mix of cotton, wool, velvet and silk, the rags are transformed from a simple pieces of local cloth into original, refined furnishing accessories to take home as souvenirs from your holiday in splendid Valtellina. Go looking for the secrets of this ancient tradition in the most characteristic villages, in Ponte in Valtellina for example, or in Val d’Arigna, on the Orobic side, where the noble art of rag rugs is still handed down from one generation to the next.

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