Shopping for fashion, artisan wares, and more. This category also includes information about sales, discounts, and outlets.

Designer Outlets in Italy: Where to Go for Designer Discounts

Italy is renowned for its designer fashions. Learn more about outlet shopping in Italy and how to make a discount…

9 months ago

Marble Run: Shopping for Traditional Marbled Products in Italy

Marble, either as a substance or a style, runs through three different artisan crafts that are famous in Italy.

8 years ago

Ask the Italy Expert: Outlet Shopping and Rome Pastry Shops

  I get lots of emails from readers asking for Italy travel advice. And while I like to think of…

9 years ago

Shopping For Italy’s Best Artisanal Traditions

We recently profiled the Civilized Shopper's Guides to Rome and Florence, two handy shopping guides for two of Italy's most…

11 years ago

Bringing Home the Best from Italy

It's one thing to go to Italy and bring back photos, cheap souvenirs, and designer clothing that you could…

11 years ago

More Money Saving Tips for Milan

We recently got such a good response from our posting on Designer Outlets in Italy, that we thought we'd try…

11 years ago

Fine Chocolates in Tuscany

Just in time for the holidays, the NY Times has a great article about the fine chocolatiers in Tuscany. The…

12 years ago

Antiques Shopping Outside of Rome

Many readers have gotten in touch with us to find out what there is to do in the Lazio region,…

12 years ago

Bologna’s Old Cutlery Shop

In a recent NY Times Foraging column, Melissa Clark profiles Antica Aguzzeria del Cavallo, a cutlery shop that dates back…

12 years ago

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