Stay at the Canada Hotel in central Milan for a walk around the Fashion "Quadrilatero" and much more
We just need to name events like the Furniture Fair
or the Fashion Week
to realize how influential Milan
is when it comes to setting and expressing Made in Italy trends
Fashion in Milan goes beyond appearance, it is a full experience. Everyting is drenched in fashion: from the aperitif venues, to the trendy exhibitions; from the designer showrooms, to the wealth of shops, which obviously cater for designer shopping lovers.
The fashion "Quadrilatero"
What is Milan's "Fashion Quadrilatero"? Fashion victims know the answer even too well! In fact it is a special area of the city, around 1.5 km away from our central hotel, where all the most famous shops can be found along with unique streets you must absolutely not miss out on.
Such streets, which also represent its ideal boundaries, are:
Via della Spiga
A stroll around the centre
The Fashion "Quadrilatero"
and its inner steets treasure a wealth of designer items and stock clearance sales. Fashion
lovers always know what to do and see
. The options also include inaugurations, events, fashion shows and artistic installations, and venues like the Teatro Armani
In detail, downtown shopping in Milan proposes:
- Designer clothes shops (Armani, Dolce & Gabbana, Ungaro, Versace, Chanel, Gucci, Valentino, Missoni, Pierre Cardin, Yves Saint Laurent and others)
- Designer shoe shops (Vierre, Fratelli Rossetti, Timberland Store, Sergio Rossi, Magli, Salvator Ferragamo, Diego Della Valle)
- Teens and tweens shopping (in Via Torino, the natural connection between Piazza Duomo and Corso di Porta Ticinese)
- Weekly market (Mondays to Sundays it is always market day somewhere in Milan. The Saturday antique market along the Naviglio harbour is a must-see )