This designer discount store is ironically in the Golden Triangle, the most fashionable area of Milan. DMagazine can be reached easily by the metro and although it is not such a big outlet, it is packed with shoppers and designer clothes from Prada, Armani, Fendi and likes. From shoes to clothes to accessories, whatever you would ever want, it's all here. It is probably one of the most strategically popular discount stores considering the fact that it is in the line of some of the most expensive boutiques. So, what are you waiting for?
La construction de la « Galleria », un bâtiment publique typique du XIXe siècle qui est aujourd’hui l’un des centres commerciaux les plus anciens de la ville, commença en 1865 après une série de concours pour sa conception remportée par Giuseppe Mengoni. De grands aigles en plâtre soutiennent son dôme en fer et en verre ondulé de 47 mètres de hauteur. Vous remarquerez les télamons et les cariatides sur les façades intérieures ainsi que le travail de stuc et les inscriptions de style néo-Renaissance. Le sol de l’octogone fut entièrement restauré en 1966 avec une rare mosaïque de marbre montrant les emblèmes de villes italiennes, notamment un taureau noir, symbole de la ville de Turin. Le Bar Zucca (anciennement Camparino) de style Art nouveau, en face de la Piazza Duomo, constitue un arrêt traditionnel pour l’apéritif et est situé à côté de l’élégant restaurant Il Savini.
Corso Venezia is a street in Milan, which is famous as a shopping avenue. This is almost an extension of Via Vittorio Emanuele II, while you walk through Piazza San Babila. The street is busy with shops, especially with high-end brands and new stores being added every other day. You would love to go there if you are a shopaholic. Do make sure to carry some money, because it would be impossible to restrain yourself from buying some of the things on display at the shops. There are such stores as Dolce & Gabbana, Stone Island Store Milano, a renowned men’s clothing store, Braccialini, a leather goods shop and other interesting boutiques and shops.
Frequented by the world's jet set and well-to-do Milanese, Milan's Montenapoleone is famed for its wealth of luxury boutiques. Top names in haute couture and ready-to-wear, from Versace and Dolce & Gabbana to Louis Vuitton and Valentino, they all have shops in Montenapoleone. Some of the world's finest jewelers, including Cartier, Bulgari, Pomellato and Tiffany's have stores here too. Even if you're not buying, the stunning window displays are always worth a look. Whats more you even get great bargains during the season in the number of shops in this shopping crazy district .
What can one say about a boutique that carries the name of a modern day myth, more than any other stylist. The furnishings could be said to have a slightly retro feel, compared to the steel and crystal of the other shops in Milan's 'golden triangle', but nonetheless, they are reassuring in this famous shop. Madame Chanel would certainly have approved this shop as worthy of representing her style. They also sell the classic leather stitched bags and the bottles of No.5 stand up well next to the latest and more modern creations of the house.
Corso Buenos Aires is a long shopping strip that is the bona fide home of shopping, despite the fact that the quality ranges from good to terrible: so you'll need to leave plenty of time to browse. There are designer names from the fashion world, Italian leather-wear specialists like Pollini and Furla, historic Milanese shops from days gone by, supermarkets and department stores. Above all, it's the hub for cheap and trendy gear, where you can find hip shoes, clothes and accessories. It is always packed with boisterous youngsters and families, and it is advisable to avoid it during the Christmas holiday period, when the crowds block the streets. It is great fun during the week, however, and you can really pick up some great bargains and cut-price goodies.
In 1978, the Italian Renzo Rosso founded the fashion label 'Diesel', which rose towards international recognition particularly because of its collections of jeans in the 1990s. Until today, jeans pants and jackets by Rosso are much sought-after. But also underwear, shoes, accessoires, perfumes and children's clothes can be found in his product line. Meanwhile, the successful company owns some sub-labels and has achieved collaborations with famous producers like Fiat, Pinarelo and Ducati.
A chain of shops that sells men's socks, wool socks for children and all types and designs of tights. There are warm and comfortable non-slip socks that can be worn at home in place of slippers. In summer they stock a vast range of swimming costumes at affordable prices, there are bras and knickers of various sizes in thousands of colours and models. These are small shops spread throughout the city, even at the airport, and they're starting to invade Europe!
C’est en 1975 que Lorenzo Fluxá a fondé sa propre marque de chaussures, inspirées du style des fermiers majorquins. A savoir, des espadrilles avec une semelle issue de vieux pneus! Le jeune entrepreneur s’est lancé dans la fabrication de ces chaussures insolites, dont le design oscille entre les chaussures de bowling et de clown, sous le nom de 'Camper', (fermier, en catalan). La marque a vivoté pendant quelques décennies dans une petite niche, avant de devenir inopinément à la mode. De Tokyo à New York, en passant par Paris : les pompes baléares sont désormais très prisées par tous les cosmopolites branchés.
Teenagers and young adults with a small purse get from this daughter company of Inditex suitable fashionable clothes. The Spanish company is distributing their clothes, which are economically priced but always meeting the current trend, in countless countries all over the world. The supply of bags and various accessories also shouldn't be overlooked.
Since its inception in 1911, Giovanni Galli is known for offering some of the finest quality of chocolates, made from high quality ingredients. Pralines, bars, boers, you name it and they have it! Rich textures, decadent flavors, and absolutely heavenly taste can be expected out of these boxes. Perfect for special occasions or gifting, these chocolates have achieved a cult following in the city.