Moleskine opens new Moleskine Cafè in Milan

Moleskine has recently opened its very first Moleskine Cafè in Milan. Located on Corso Garibaldi, the new Moleskine Cafè in Milan boasts a contemporary design having been conceived as a place to relax, work and read. It aims to revive the concept of the old literary cafes. There are books on hand a variety of seating from a communal table to an outdoor terrace. Contemporary art also plays an important part in the concept of the new

A partnership with Milan-based coffee roasters Sevengrams brings carefully selected expresso blends and extra fine single origin filter coffee to the table. Coffee beans in special Moleskine packaging will be on sale, the paperband wraps with illustrations by a range of authors will tell the stories of the places, peoples and roasting traditions of the coffee inside. The menu focuses on healthy, quirky combinations of aromas and tastes from around the world including gourmet sandwiches, soups, salads and rich breakfast and brunch selections.

A year round program of talks, breakfast learning sessions and exhibitions animates the Café and a sales corner with a boutique-like display deck allows hands-on contact with the objects in Moleskine collections.