Venice is full of boutiques of top designers which concentrate mostly in the San Marco area. To the west of San Marco, on Calle Vallaresso, San Moise and Lunga XXII, you will find stores from designers like Valentino, Fendi, Dolce & Gabbana, Prada, Louis Vutton, Missoni. To the North and East of San Marco, on Calle dei Fabbri, Calle de Fuseri and Merceria dell Orologio, you will find Armani, La Bottega, Furla (2 stores), Kenzo. Ferragamo is opening a store near Campo San Stefano.
Prices are said to be higher in Venice than in Florence or Rome but, because of the favorable exchange rate, still about 20% less than the same item in the US. If you find something you like, don't wait to buy i...Read More