Boutiques in Italy
Chloé, Current Elliott, DSQUARED2, Dolce & Gabbana, Jil Sander, Paul Smith, Stella McCartney, Moncler, Burberry, Saint Laurent, ValentinoAbout the store:
A.M.R. stands for the three sisters Alessandra, Maria Luisa and Rita Torre, who founded this simple and elegant boutique in the historical area of Chiavari, a charming coastal town near Genova.
Lugo di Ravenna, Italy
Chanel Vintage, Hermès Vintage, Emilio Pucci Vintage, Givenchy Vintage, Missoni Vintage, Yohji Yamamoto Vintage, Gucci VintageAbout the store:
A.N.G.E.L.O. Vintage has grown from humble beginnings at a second-hand market stall into one of Europe’s most comprehensive archives of vintage fashion. Angelo Caroli, the owner, is considered a trailblazer in ethical fashion and has built the brand on his belief that the value of clothes lies far deeper than in their appearance.
Al Duca d'Aosta
Saint Laurent, Valentino, Givenchy, Bottega Veneta, Moncler, Alexander McQueen, Chloé, Salvatore Ferragamo, Dolce & Gabbana, Ermenegildo ZegnaAbout the store:
From a small bespoke shirt company established in 1902, Al Duca D’aosta has expanded into a six-store boutique behemoth with a presence in some of Italy’s most influential cities. Each store is aesthetically different but the strict attention to detail, quality and service remains at the heart of the company.
Babylon Bus Women
Alexander Wang, Carven, 3.1 Philip Lim, Diane Von Furstenburg, Faliero Sarti, Forte Forte, Giorgio Brato, James Perse, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Nina Ricci, Repetto, Sacai LuckAbout the store:
Bob Marley’s 1978 album Babylon by Bus was the soundtrack to Gianni Ruggeri and Sauro Mazzoni’s lives during the launch of their boutique. Since then, Ruggeri has been joined by a wife and daughters, who help him to build unique collections based on his own personal taste.
Valentino, Acne, Alexander Wang, Dries Van Noten, Givenchy, Jil Sander, Chloe, Moschino, Proenzo Schouler, MarniAbout the store:
Bagheera is a bright and airy boutique with a linear design, located in Rome’s exclusive Parioli neighbourhood. It can boast an A-list clientele to equal its sleek designer edit.
Marc by Marc Jacobs, Junya Watanabe, Christopher Kane, Moncler Gamme Rouge, Opening Ceremony, Current Elliot, Faliero Sarti, Kenzo, Roberta Collina, Aspesi, Edwin, John Sheep, BarenaAbout the store:
Banner is located in the middle of Milan’s golden fashion triangle and is dedicated to new international talent and cutting-edge labels. Shoppers come here to pick up limited editions and experimental pieces, as well as for the boutique’s collaborations with designers and contemporary artists.
Comme des Garçons, Junya Watanabe, Valentino, Maison Martin Margiela, Lanvin, Issey Miyake, Emilio Pucci, Giuseppe Zanotti Design, Junya Watanabe, Mary Katrantzou, Moncler, Moschino, Saint Laurent, Sofie D'Hoore, Stuart Weitzman, ShouroukAbout the store:
Mantova was a centre of the Italian Renaissance; now it’s at the heart of another art form. The small northern city is home to one of the longest standing fashion boutiques in the country, where Bruna Casella and Stefano Gozzoli, the husband-and-wife team behind Bernadelli, aim to nurture new and emerging designers.
Stella McCartney, Comme des Garçons, Junya Watanabe, Moncler, Pucci, Alexander Wang, Acne Studios, Christopher Kane, Current/Elliott, Ermanno Scervino, Fausto Puglisi, Fendi, Gienchi, MSGM, Peter Pilotto, Stella McCartneyAbout the store:
With five boutiques across Italy and an international reputation for retail success, Biffi’s collections are closely scrutinised by fellow boutique owners: if Biffi has it, people must be buying it. The brand has become a byword for both elegance and avant-garde fashion.
Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Marni, Stella McCartney, Dries Van Noten, Kenzo, Moschino, Valentino, Alberta Ferretti, Lanvin, Forte Forte, MSGM, Sacai, Stella Jean, Alexander McQueenAbout the store:
Instead of trying to be different, Birba’s prides itself on being a unique store. With their 4 boutiques in the Northern Italian town of Pordenone, they’ve been able to express a luxurious yet simple fashion philosophy that showcases their exclusive products.
Montecatini Terme, Italy
Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci, Lanvin, Fendi, Burberry, Giorgio Armani, Tod's, Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Brunello Cucinelli, Charlotte Olympia, Chiara Ferragni, Dsquared2, Givenchy, Herve Leger, Philippe Model, Proenza SchoulerAbout the store:
Bonvicini boasts a team of 35 personal shopping staff and dedicated brand corners for Armani, Brioni, Burberry, Dolce & Gabbana and Pinko. The family fashion business, founded in the late 1960s, is now a spacious boutique showcasing international designers.