Passport & Customs
Exports from Italy
There are no restrictions on gifts purchased in Italy except for antiques and works of art more than 100 years old. These require the authorization of the Ministero dei Beni Culturali e Ambientali., which the antiques dealer from which you purchase them can help you obtain.
Country Regulations on Purchases Abroad
When returning home you will be most likely required to declare any articles articles acquired abroad, whether purchased, received as gifts or purchased at a duty free shop. Each country has different regulations on how much you are allowed to bring without incurring into extra duties, please consult your government website to check what those limits are.