Open ateliers, special guests and exclusive Christmas gifts

This weekend, the Makers at B9 are opening up their ateliers for Creative MANI-Factory, with exclusive Christmas gift ideas on sale featuring their own creations and items from the special guests who have been invited to participate in the event.

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SuperDuper Hats will present a selection of shoes and backpacks from L.L. Bean and the brand of soft sports apparel and vegan nail polishes Licia Florio.


Mani del Sud will welcome two guests: Vittorio Branchizio, a knitwear brand, and jewellery maker DeaMatrics.


Duccio Maria Gambi is hosting Manuela Da Ros, who designs brass jewellery, and Leonardo Pellegatta an artist who creates posters and lightboxes with his photography work.


Canificio and mòno will present ‘Wunderkammer, design and curiosity’, a selection of gift ideas specially chosen for the Christmas market.


Baba Ceramics will open up their atelier to present their contemporary ceramic tableware, with a special selection for the Christmas market.



B9 will also host TaniniHome, , with a thoughtful selection of ideas and decorations for lovers of interior design, and Kukuichakra with clothing for Yoga inspired by the symbols of the chakras, hand-sewn and made from high quality natural fabrics such as organic cotton, hemp, nettle, bamboo and linen.


A workshop taking children on an unforgettable journey into the world of bees, with a visit to the urban beehives on the roof of the Manifattura, care of apiculturist Stefano Pignatelli. Saturday and Sunday, 11.00 and 16.00.

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fabbrica dell'aria

On both days of the Christmas market, Pnat are organising free guided tours of the Fabbrica dell’Aria. Saturday and Sunday at 11.30, 12.00, 16.30 and 17.00.Le piante come coworkers




Visitors will be well catered for during Creative MANI-Factory thanks to the Makers at B9, with the craft beers of Birrificio Valdarno Superiore and the wide choice of gourmet specialities at Bulli & Balene. And don’t miss the perfect New York style brunch on 8 December!