The Monti's' Profile
Welcome to The Monti Shop! Our passion for beauty comes from our Italian heritage. Mario comes from a small town in Tuscany where he learned how to use his hands to create. He has the Italian mentality of learn a trade and store it away.It all began when his great great grandfather , the towns jeweler, taught Mario's father the trade of a goldsmith and who then passed it down to Mario. He had his own jewelry store in Italy before I stole him away and brought him to America. His talents don't stop there! His grandfather on his mothers side was a furniture restorer , unfortunately he passed away before he was able to teach Mario the trade but this did not stop him from learning. He wanted to learn and he did. He went to work for the local furniture restorer who taught him the techniques and process to bringing all the old beautiful furniture back to it's splendor.
I on the other hand , am the apprentice! I have an…
- Joined April 5, 2012