Boutiques

Italy

Divo

Pisa, Italy

Designers to look out for:

Alexander Wang,Brunello Cucinelli,Burberry,Chloé,Dolce & Gabbana,DSquared2,Faliero Sarti,Fendi,Forte Forte,Givenchy,Lanvin,Maison Margiela,Marc Jacobs,Moncler,Moschino,Proenza Schouler,Roberto Cavalli,Saint Laurent,Stella McCartney

About the store:

The innovative interiors of the three Divo boutiques are as much of a draw as the clothes, which are displayed suspended on rails between transparent dividers and surrounded by hi-tech light effects and projections. Lesser labels might have struggled, but Divo’s international luxe collection more than holds its own.

Dolci Trame

Siena, Italy

Designers to look out for:

Alexander Wang,Ann Demeulemeester,Cacharel,Carven,Diane Von Fürstenberg,Faliero Sarti,Forte Forte,Givenchy,Goti,Haider Ackermann,Herno,Jil Sander,Kenzo,Reed Krakoff,Rick Owens,Sacai,Sacai Luck,See by Chloé

About the store:

Dolci Trame, whose name translates as ‘sweet wefts’, is housed in the shell of one of the oldest churches in the picturesque Tuscan city of Siena. The boutique features many of the more directional members of the fashion pack, their work set against a pared-down, stone-wall interior.

Donne Concept store

Cagliari, Italy

Designers to look out for:

Belstaff,Chloé,Dolce & Gabbana,Drome,Emanuele Bicocchi,Equipment,Fendi,Giorgio Armani,Givenchy,Golden Goose Deluxe,Lanvin,Marni,MSGM,Repetto,Saint Laurent,Sergio Rossi,Stella McCartney,Valentino

About the store:

Awaken your senses at this sophisticated lifestyle boutique, which sells products ranging from fashion, cosmetics and accessories to rare perfumes and fresh flowers. The brand philosophy is to give the customer an experience that will delight by steering them away from everything that is expected and imposed.

Dope Factory

Cagliari, Italy

Designers to look out for:

3.1 Phillip Lim,Comme des Garçons Shirt,Golden Goose Deluxe Brand,Kenzo,Maison Margiela,Marcelo Burlon County of Milan,Marni,Mykita,Neil Barrett,Off-White,Rick Owens Drkshdw,Rick Owens Lilies,Stone Island,Y-3

About the store:

Dope Factory presents a dynamic, contemporary selection of the most influential brands on the fashion scene. The success of their online store which was launched in 2009, led to the opening of a bricks and mortar boutique which opened in Cagliari, November 2014.The store’s interior fuses elements of minimal design and urban style, as well as the inescapable influence of Sardinian culture.

Equipe

San Marcellino, Italy

Designers to look out for:

Alexander Wang,Alice Olivia,Givenchy,Herno,Hood By Air,KTZ,Marcelo Burlon,McQ Alexander McQueen,MM6 Maison Margiela,Moschino,Pierre Balmain,Rick Owens DRKSHDW,Y-3

About the store:

The minimalist, contemporary space that Equipe inhabits is in bracing contrast to the ancient surroundings of suburban Naples. Founded 30 years ago by the Sapio brothers, who to this day continue to handpick each piece showcased. As well as stocking traditional, established luxury labels, Equipe has an eye for scouting emerging, avant garde talent and has managed to carve out a unique place for itself in a celebrated, classical city.

Eraldo

Ceggia, Italy

Designers to look out for:

3.1 Phillip Lim,Alexander McQueen,Alexander Wang,Ann Demeulemeester,Carven,Charlotte Olympia,Chiara Faragni,Chloé,Christopher Kane,Dolce & Gabbana,Fendi,Lanvin,Proenza Schouler,Saint Laurent,Stella McCartney

About the store:

The determination and dedication of the founders’ children and grandchildren has seen this boutique grow over the years into a four-storey pantheon of fashion rising up alongside the original store. The exclusive collections are enhanced by beautiful window displays and chic interior design.

Etre - Vestire

Mantova, Italy

Designers to look out for:

3.1 Philip Lim,Antonio Marras,Burberry,Daniela Gregis,Faliero Sarti,Jil Sander,Marsèll,Michael Kors,P.A.R.O.S.H,Pier Antonio Gaspari,Ralph Lauren,Repetto,Sacai,Ter et Bantine,Versace Collection

About the store:

Etré was the first shop to stock Romeo Gigli, in a sign of its reputation as a boutique that offers labels that stand the test of time. Its sister shop, Vestire, was also an early advocate of labels such as Antonio Marras, Daniela Gregis and Dries Van Noten.

Excelsior Milano

Milan, Italy

Designers to look out for:

Balmain,Givenchy,Isabel Marant,Kenzo,Nike x Undercover,Rick Owens,Valentino,Versace,Visvim,White Mountaineering

About the store:

Spread across seven floors dedicated to womenswear, menswear, accessories, beauty, gadgets and technology, Excelsior Milano is an exclusive fashion mecca for those seeking the ultimate lifestyle driven shopping experience.

Fiacchini

Forte dei Marmi, Italy

Designers to look out for:

3.1 Phillip Lim,Alexander McQueen,Alexander Wang,Balmain,Charlotte Olympia,Chloé,Giuseppe Zanotti Design,Givenchy,Haider Ackermann,Kenzo,Lanvin,Marc Jacobs,Michael Kors,Moschino,Proenza Schouler,Rick Owens,Rochas,Stella McCartney,Tom Ford,Valentino

About the store:

‘Luxurious, independent, distinguished’, these are the core characteristic of Fiacchini. Located in the glitzy coastal town of Forte dei Marmi, this family owned boutique caters for the A-lister with a designer line-up and glamourous vintage touches.

Fusco

Potenza, Italy

Designers to look out for:

Marni,Chloé,Jimmy Choo,Stella McCartney,Salvatore Ferragamo,Marc Jacobs,Tory Burch,Roberto Del Carlo,Zanellato,Current/Elliot,J Brand,Equipment,N8,Carlo Contrada,Philippe Model,Tod's.

About the store:

Steeped in tradition, this historic womenswear boutique has brought elegant fashion to generations of stylish women in the hilly southern Italian region of Basilicata. Set over two floors, Fusco’s interior melds the antique and the modern, paying homage to its family heritage.

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