Tourist information on shopping in Rome including a list of recommended shops in Rome and their street addresses in Rome, along with descriptions of the kinds of products that these shops in Rome sell!
A selection of shops
GIORGIO SERMONETA GLOVES - Highest quality, direct from the factory, these are the trademarks of the gloves sold at Giorgio Sermoneta for 35 years a "must" stop on any shopping tour of Rome. Stars and Politicians are amongst their clientele. An inventory of 100, 000 pairs of gloves starting from 17E a pair. Located at Piazza di Spagna, 61.
GUCCI - A leading world producer of luxury accessories and clothing located near the Spanish Steps. Quality materials, a craftsman's care, avant-garde designs and attention to the evolution of lifestyles. Located at Via del Condotti, 8
VINCELLI SILK - Established in 1866, in a very central location just steps from the Trevi Fountain, this store offers at least 20 different types of silk masterfully handcrafted on the spot to create a beautiful assortment of men's ties, scarves, pashmina, and shawls. Located at Via dei Lucchesi, 36
MARBLE - GALLERIA AGOSTINI - in the city centre, the galleria offers a vast selection of elegant marble sculptures and furnishings for your home: busts, table-tops in various sizes with semi-precious materials, columns, decorations and antique reproductions. Located at Via di Monte Brianzo, 80
PAINTINGS - ANTICHITA GRAND TOUR - For oil paintings, watercolors, gouaches, antique prints inspired by the Grand Tour as well as landscape depictions in general. Located at Piazza Navona, 102
PRINTS - GALLERIA DI CASTRO - Situated in the centre of elegant Rome, the gallery was founded at the end of the 19th Century as an antique shop. It's one of the oldest galleries of its kind in Italy. It specializes in antique prints from the 16th to the 19th century featuring Roman scenes. Located at Via del Babuino, 71
ANTIQUE MARKETS - PONTE MILVIO ANTIQUES MARKET - The area along the banks of the river Tiber between Ponte Milvio and Ponte Duca D'Aosta comes alive on the first weekend of every month with a myriad of stands specialized in antiques and collectors items. For other street markets in Rome
GIORGIO ARMANI - Understated and elegant, the Armani woman is unmistakably always at ease. Delicately strong day-wear and evening designs inevitably leave a memorable mark. Located at Via dei Condotti, 77
BRIONI - Since 1945, a few steps from Via Veneto, Brioni has dressed ambassadors and actors, princes and presidents. Recognized the world-over for its custom-designed suits and Tuxedos. Located at Via Barberini, 79
CHANEL - Exclusive maison of style's spacious quarters near the chic Piazza di Spagna, featuring accessories, perfume, jewellery, watches and the luxurious prêt-a-porter collections. Located at Via dei Babuino, 98/100
CIESSE - The leading Italian brand for urban and casual wear offers clients the best total look apparel for men and women with hi-tech, yet stylish clothing. Located at Piazza di Pietra, 62
FENDI - Style, creativity, quality and craftsmanship characterize every article; from leather goods and bags to ready to wear, men's wear, accessories and luxurious furs. Located at Via Borgognona, 36 -40
FEMME SISTINA - At this boutique, women can find innovative clothing in exclusive styles, elegant evening gowns, trendy shoes, purses, and accessories. Located at Via Sistina, 75
GIANNI VERSACE - Luscious clothes and accessories for men and women, as well as household items and jewelry for the Versace faithful. Located at Via Borgognona, 24
CHOCOLATE & PRALINE CIOCCOLATERIA - This tiny Neopolitan chocolate shop sells delicious chocolates and pralines inside a charming interior with delightfully painted walls. Traditional recipes using all natural ingredients, and fillings made of lemon, orange and other fruits. Located at Vicolo della Torretta, 18
THE ALMOST CORNER BOOKSHOP - Is located in Trastevere, and the proud owner boasts it's the best English bookshop south of the Alps. You'll find along with a fine selection of guide books for Rome and beyond, a great variety literature available. Located at Via del Moro, 45, Trastevere, Rome. Tel - 06-583 6942
THE LION BOOKSHOP AND CAFE - The oldest English bookshop in Rome has a vast selection of books. Located at Via dei Greci, 33/36
CASA DEL TESSUTO - Works many of the most famous designers in Italy and the World, it offers designer fabrics, a vast assortment of fabrics for men, a wide selection of fabrics for wedding dresses and an incredible selection of Italian made silks. Located at Via Tommacelli, 8/9 or Via dello Statuto, 64/66.
GIFTS - NOVELTIES
ALBA RICAMI DI FIRENZE - Since 1966, the Fiorentine tradition of lace has found a home in this boutique close to Trevi Fountain. Elegant children's clothing, resistant embroided linens, handkerchiefs, tablecloths and accessories. Located at Via in Arcione, 99, Rome
ARCHEOART - This workshop across the road from the Campidoglio has the best archaeological reproductions from 1,000 BC up to Ancient Roman times. Located at Via del Teatro Marcelo, 12, Rome
L'ARTIGIANATO - Specializes in handmade Italian gift items including Capodimonte porcelain, artistic ceramics from Sicily, Florence, Vietri sul Mare, and Grottaglie, silver objects and Murano glass. Located at Piazza Madama, 6, Rome
HOUSEWARES AND DESIGNS
STILVETRO - Famous for its assortment of Italian handcrafted items for the home, Stilvetro has a beautiful selection of ceramics, glass items and flatware, of which many are Stilvetro's own production. Located at Via Alessandra 160 / 166, Rome
SPAZIO SETTE - Opened in 1974, this shop is dedicated to modern design and includes objects by Venini, Moretti, Ittala, Kosta Boda, Alessi and Covo. Located at Via dei Barbieri, 7, Roma
BULGARI - This shop is to Italy, what Cartier is to France. Classic yet modern designs feature the very best materials including diamonds, pearls, and gold. Located at Via Condotti, 10, Rome
GIOVANNETTI - Handmade contemporary jewelry can be found in this modern store. A jewelry designer on premises can help you create a unique piece. Located at Via Fontanella Borghese, 43, Rome
POMELLATO - Gems of every color set in yellow and white gold make striking rings, bracelets, necklaces and earrings. Located at Via del Babuino, 63, Rome
ARTIGIANATO DEL CUOIO - Large selection of leather goods made by the company itself. Known for good value for money and hand stitching. Located at Via Belsiana, 90, Rome
GAZELLE - Good value leather goods as the items on display come straight from their own factory. Located at Via del Corso, 30, Rome
PUNTO PELLE - Clients include all the big names in show business, items can be made to measure within 24 hours. Located at Via s.Pellico, 30, Rome
ITALIAN SHOE SHOPS
MOCCIA - The men's shoe shop includes shoe collections made by Rossetti, Flexa, Lotus of England, Rocco P, Fratelli Peluso and Branchini. Located at Via D'Ascanio, 26/A, Rome
PETROCCHI - High profile people shop at this store for made-to-measure, and ready made shoes that are all handmade. Located at Via dell'Orso, 25, Rome
RE MISHELLE - The finest names in Made in Italy shoes can be found at Re Mishelle including Sergio Rossi, Gianni Bravo, Cesare Paciotti and many others. Located at Via del Corso, 526, Rome
DRESS AGENCY DONNA - Used designer clothes, bags, shoes jewelry and accessories can be found in excellent condition at this shop. Located at Via del Vantaggio, 1/b, Rome
WINE & OIL SHOPS
MR WINE - In the heart of the city, this wine/bar shop offers a wide selection of wines /especially Tuscan), grappa, champagne, wine biscotti, oil and vinegar. Located at Piazza Parlamento, 7, Rome
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