in Porta Romana & Porta Vittoria

Danese shop exterior.

©Stephanie Ong/Lonely Planet

Milan’s Danese may not be as well known as Piedmont’s Alessi, but its products possess the same sense of wit and attention to everyday detail. If Enzo Mari’s delightful Sea in a Box puzzle caught your eye at the Triennale Design Museum, then this is the place to make one your own.