Packages shipping to Italy grow legs!
Here is a short list of items you CANNOT ship to Italy. You need to check their Customs regs for the complete list.
You cannot ship items of LEATHER or any FOOTWEAR to Italy or you can kiss the money and the item goodbye
ITEMS CONFISCATED IN ITALIAN CUSTOMS
Albums of any kind (of photographs, postcards, postage stamps, etc.).
Artificial flowers and fruits and accessories for them.
Bells and other musical instruments and parts thereof.
Clocks and supplies for clocks.
Ether and chloroform.
Footwear of any kind.
Haberdashery and sewn articles of any kind, including trimmings and lace; handkerchiefs; scarves; shawls, needlework including stockings and gloves; bonnets, caps, and hats of any kind.
Hair and articles made of hair.
Live bees, leeches, and silkworms. Parasites and predators of harmful insects.
Nutmeg, vanilla; sea salt, rock salt; saffron.
Perfumery goods of all kinds (except soap).
Playing cards of any kind.
Postage stamps in sealed or unsealed letters.
Ribbons for typewriters.
Saccharine and all products containing saccharine.
Salted, smoked or otherwise prepared meats; fats; and lard.
Toys not made wholly of wood.