As commonly known, Milan is considered the capital of Italian fashion and style and is one of the most important cities - fashionably speaking - with Paris, New York and London.
Nowadays, Italian fashion brands are a symbol of style and elegance around the world, that's why the many tourists who come every year in Milan don't want to go back home without some branded clothing bought directly in the capital of Italian fashion.
Every year, the so-called "fashion quadrilateral" (a group of four streets - Via Montenapoleone, Via della Spiga, Via Manzoni and Corso Venezia - where the most fashionable and high-class fashion stores are placed) hosts the Milan Fashion Week and has become the symbol, recognized all over the world, of Milan and Italy as the main centers of fashion, shopping and "made in italy" (a synonym of "quality").
That's the reason why in the latest years many Outlet Malls and Stores were born. Such stores offer branded products at lower prices without sacrificing quality.
In Lombardy there are many outlet villages and stores. Some of the biggest villages are the "Franciacorta Outlet Village", located in the province of Brescia, which gathers more than 150 national and international brand stores.
Another Outlet Shopping Center in Lombardy is the "Fashion District Mantova", located in the city of Mantua, more or less two hours away from Milan. This Shopping Center gathers more than 100 stores and offers clothing and accessories able to suit all tastes.
People will also find mono-brand outlet malls in Milan, such as "D&G Dolce and Gabbana Industria" and the "Outlet Marzotto Factory Store". Marzotto is one of the most famous brands and a world leader in the textile industry and this Outlet Center in particular gathers some of the group's controlled brands, such as Valentino, Missoni, Marlboro Classics, Uomo Lebole, Borgofiori and many others.
In addition, a unique occasion! All the shopping addicts can choose to enjoy one of the many Outlets and Shopping Tours in Milan! For a half-day, a Private Tour will offer them the chance to visit some of the top designers stores in Milan accompanied by an expert who will offer shopping and style tips.
Otherwise, one can cross the border and shop at Mendrisio Foxtown Outlet in Switzerland, where customers will have more than 130 stores to choose among.
So, what are the fashion fans waiting for? Milan is waiting for you all.
Further information about outlets in Milan are available on the official website of Outlets-in-italy.com