A perfect blend of tradition and cutting-edge craftsmanship makes Fratelli Rossetti a must-visit for footwear while in Venice. Its boutique on Salizada San Moisè stocks the brand’s range of stylish shoes and boots, with a selection to rival that of any of its other stores.
Fratelli Rossetti, Salizada San Moisè, San Marco 1477, 30124 Venice, +39 041 522 0819
Occupying two levels of a palazzo on the corner of Calle Larga XXII Marzo and Campiello Barozzi, Salvatore Ferragamo’s elegant Venice flagship store provides an ideal setting for its equally elegant footwear. With a variety of styles to suit men and women, the boutique is a must for all.
Salvatore Ferragamo, Calle Larga XXII Marzo, San Marco 2093, 30124 Venice, +39 041 277 8509
A leading name in understated luxury, Tod’s is known for its quality and style. At the brand’s Venice store you’ll find a wide range of shoes in leather and suede in a selection of different styles and colours. A visit is essential, if only for its famous driving shoes.
Tod’s, Calle Larga XXII Marzo, San Marco 2251, 30124 Venice, +39 041 520 6603
A varied collection of richly detailed footwear can be found in Baldinini’s charming three-storey boutique on Venice’s Merceria del Capitelo. The family-run Italian shoemaker set up shop in 1910, and its stylish craftsmanship and attention to detail is a feature of the brand to this day.
Baldinini, Merceria del Capitelo, San Marco 4924, 30124 Venice, +39 041 523 0131
While the Swiss brand has branched out into clothing and accessories, its primary attraction continues to be its footwear. Thanks to attentive craftsmanship, Bally has stayed true to the goal of its founder, Carl Franz Bally, with its commitment to producing shoes that encapsulate style, comfort and elegance.
Bally, Merceria del Capitelo, San Marco 4919-4921, 30124 Venice, +39 041 528 5839