Florence Fashion Tour offers you different types of experiences

FashionTours

The Caterina Fashion Tour

Caterina de’ Medici was the daughter of Lorenzo II de’ Medici and was an Italian noblewoman who became queen of France in 1547. She was considered a tastemaker at the time, having a fantastic taste in art, cuisine and style.

On this tour inspired by her, we will visit up to 4 different designers’ showrooms and studios, where you can purchase brand new, handmade and high-quality clothing, handbags, jewelry and accessories. The tour lasts for about four hours.

We will end the tour by relaxing and having a glass of prosecco (non-alcoholic drinks are available too) and snacks at a nice bar in the centre of Florence.

The Eleonora Fashion Tour

This tour is inspired by Eleonora di Toledo, who was the Grand Duchess of Florence from 1539 and is considered the first modern first lady as she served as regent of Florence during the absence of her spouse. She loved jewelry so much that she decided to replace the butcher shops on the Ponte Vecchio with goldsmiths, which are still there nowadays.

On this tour you will be brought into up to 4 different jewelry showrooms and studios, where you can purchase some of the finest jewelry in Florence and Tuscany. The tour lasts for about four hours.

We will end the tour by relaxing and having a glass of prosecco (non-alcoholic drinks are available too) and snacks at a nice bar in the centre of Florence.

The Isabella Fashion Tour

Isabella was the daughter of Cosimo I de’ Medici, first Grand Duke of Tuscany, and Eleonora of Toledo. She was considered a free-spirited personality and had an unusual degree of independence for a woman of her period.

On this tour which has her name, we will take you to up to 4 different vintage stores, where you can purchase rare and epoque clothing, handbags, jewelry and accessories at great conditions. The tour lasts for about four hours.
We will end the tour by relaxing and having a glass of prosecco (non-alcoholic drinks are available too) and snacks at a nice bar in the centre of Florence.

What Do Our Tours Include?

The tour includes:

  • 4 hours of exclusive consultancy and shopping experience. During our tours you will be able to shop unique, handmade, top-quality items.
  • Photos of your day, that are going to be sent to you per email at the end of the tour. This way you will have those memories with you forever!
  • A free glass of prosecco or non-alcoholic beverage with some snacks at a local bar.

The tour does not include:

  • Any of our supplementary services.
  • If you buy something during this tour, you will have to pay for it. Shoes, handbags, clothing, etc; drinks or food.

On this tour which has her name, we will take you to up to 4 different vintage stores, where you can purchase rare and epoque clothing, handbags, jewelry and accessories at great conditions. The tour lasts for about four hours. We will end the tour by relaxing and having a glass of prosecco (non-alcoholic drinks are available too) and snacks at a nice bar in the centre of Florence.

PDF Itineraries

If you want to shop and discover fashion in Florence at your own pace, pdf itineraries are the best way to do it.

Based on your style and preference, I will put together a mini-guide for you with 4 different and exclusive stores, where you can buy high quality clothing, handbags, jewelry and accessories in the heart of Florence. These stores are really close to one other to make the itinerary easier and enjoyable. No Google Maps needed! In the PDF there is a small map that guides you through.

You can download and save the PDF to your phone to have easy access to all the information you need. 

Once you are done with the shopping, you can end the tour by relaxing and having a free glass of prosecco (non-alcoholic drinks are available too) and snacks at a nice bar in the centre of Florence. You will just have to show the coupon (included in the PDF) to the waiter at the counter.

What Does the PDF Itinerary Include?

  • Exclusive access and information in English or Italian to shop unique, handmade, top-quality items.
  • Map of stores.
  • A free glass of prosecco or non-alcoholic beverage with some snacks at a local bar.

 

  • The tour does not include:
    Any of our supplementary services.
  • If you buy something, you will have to pay for it. Shoes, handbags, clothing, etc; drinks or food.

ATTENTION: This is a self-guided tour. There is no tour leader that leads the tour.

Fashion Courses

Study Fashion in Florence

Florence Fashion Tour is proud to offer fashion classes in Florence. Fashion History, Buying and Merchandising, Marketing and so on. Our dedicated team of teachers will guide you through all the topics and subjects of fashion today.

Hands-on-Experience

Our students are brought directly inside multiple designers’ actual working studios and showrooms. There they will meet designers, have the opportunity to ask questions, see new collections being sketched and created, and learn about the fashion industry behind locked doors. Depending on what you are studying and your time, we can also take you to real fashion factories and museums in Florence where you will see with your eyes how a real fashion business functions. This is an invaluable experience that no student can get from a textbook or classroom. Our classes are on average 4 hours. All our classes are also offered at a distance on skype.

What Does the Fashion Course Include?

  • Individual 4 hour class on a subject of your choice in a school in the centre of Florence.
  • Original material (slides, textbook, exercises) that you will be sent to at the end of the class.
  • Certificate of attendance.
  • Out of classroom visit (Depending on what you study: museums, designers’ studios, factories, and so on).

 

FIND THE ITEM YOU WANT!

Send me a picture via whatsapp (+39 3383823126) or email (info@florencefashiontour.com) of the item you are looking for: a bag, a t-shirt, a dress, it can be anything. I will find it and send it to you – we ship worldwide. 

Supplementary Services

We offer many supplementary services to make your fashion experience in Florence easier and more enjoyable:

  • Taxi pick-up
  • Shipping of items you bought during one of our tours
  • Arrangement of Meals
  • Tailoring Services
  • Language Assistance (French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Finnish, etc.)