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Fashion & Accessories in Castello

Banco Lotto 10

Prison orange is out and plum silk velvet is in at this nonprofit boutique, whose hand-sewn fashions are the fruit of a retraining program at the women’s prison on Giudecca. Designed and made by inmates, the smartly…
Fashion & Accessories in Dorsoduro

Lauretta Vistosi

Murano-born Renaissance artisan Lauretta Vistosi hand-crafted shoes, stationery and dresses before inventing her own signature craft: handmade handbags, iPad covers, journals, even wine bottle sleeves, emblazoned wi…
Fashion & Accessories in San Marco

Godi Fiorenza

Impeccably tailored midnight-blue silk-satin dresses with exuberant woolly shoulders showcase the Saville Row skills of sisters Patrizia and Samanta Fiorenza, but also their vivid imaginations. Evening dresses come …
Fashion & Accessories in Cannaregio

Brands

Right in style and on the money, this Padua-based designer sells affordable, mix-and-match accessories: watch faces with interchangeable rubber wristbands and sleek silicon totebags with removeable handles. Try tone…
Fashion & Accessories in San Polo & Santa Croce

Declare

Declare's sleek black fitout provides a dramatic backdrop for Emanuel Cestaro's and Omar Pavanello's boldly hued, contemporary leathergoods. Made by artisans using full-grain Tuscan leather, these coveted, butter-so…
Fashion & Accessories in San Marco

Venetian Dreams

High fashion meets acqua alta in Marisa Convento's aquatic accessories. La Fenice divas demand her freshwater pearl–encrusted velvet handbags, while Biennale artistes snap up octopus-tentacle glass-bead necklaces. B…
Fashion & Accessories in San Polo & Santa Croce

Anatema

Add a Venetian eye for colour to a Japanese flair for sculptural fashion, and here you have it: teal Italian mohair tube scarves that float around the collarbone like clouds, and pleated Thai and Italian silk shawls…
Fashion & Accessories in San Marco

Malefatte

‘Misdeeds’ is the name of this nonprofit initiative by and for incarcerated workers, but its pop-art man-bags made from recycled-vinyl museum banners are clever indeed. T-shirts showing acqua alta measurements and a…
Fashion & Accessories in San Polo & Santa Croce

Ottica Vascellari

Second-generation opticians and first-class stylists, here the Vascellari family intuit eyewear needs with a glance at your prescription and a long look to assess your face shape and personal style. Angular features…
Fashion & Accessories in Giudecca, Lido & the Southern Islands

Laura Mirè Design

Globe-trotting Laure Mirè studied fashion in Paris and LA, worked in film with Steven Spielberg and now fashions extraordinary, sculptural knitwear in her Giudecca studio. Pieces are created from the finest cashmere…