TOP 5 ARTISANAL SHOPS
A walk through some of Florence's artisanal stores is an inspiring way to experience the Renaissance backbone of the city. Plus, when it comes to helping the local economy, someone has to do it!
local - hip - fashion
Bored of your usual streetwear brands? Browse the skilfully designed range that oozes class with an urban touch. A blueprint for Florence's hip young crowd season after season!
local - handmade - design
Follow Tuscany’s leather route and you’ll land here. We all would fall prey to the Made in Italy brand, especially when it comes to buying leather goods. This place is close to the owners heart (literally). Step inside and hear the story for yourself.
local - handmade - fashion
Handmade footwear at its finest. Choose from their colourful lace ups or elegantly heeled boots. Want something extra? Ask the owners to make you a custom pair and never worry about anyone having the same style as you!
easy going - handmade - design
Step inside this tiny labyrinth of a store and find items that you’ll want to wear for years. Don't forget to ask how each piece was made and the owner will tell you the history that comes with it!
local - foodstore - tea
Your favourite Shakespeare characters come to life in a teapot here. Bag yourself on a Romeo and Juliet in tea form and treat yourself to some rich chocolate to take home.