Bulgari has called Via dei Condotti home since 1905 and now owns two stores on the street. The flagship has the better selection of stock, including the full range of fine jewellery and watches, as well as eyewear, perfumes and accessories, any of which would make a beautiful gift.
Bulgari, Via dei Condotti 10, 00187 Rome, +39 06 696261
You can be sure that a gift from Cartier – the jeweller of choice for many royal families – comes steeped in history and integrity. The store on Via dei Condotti has a rustic Italian-style shopfront in keeping with its surroundings. For the ultimate romantic gift, Cartier’s Love bracelet is the perfect choice.
Cartier, Via dei Condotti 83, 00187 Rome, +39 06 696 7564
Swarowski is known the world over for its precision-cut sparkling crystals and its jewellery, which add shimmer and shine to everything and anything. If you’re looking for a slightly more alternative present, its striking figurines make an unusual homeware gift.
Swarovski, Largo Goldoni 48 (just off Via dei Condotti), 00187 Rome, +39 06 6992 1615
Whether you’re buying for a true watch enthusiast or simply for someone special, Omega has gifts for everyone. The Via dei Condotti store occupies an 18th-century building next to the church of Santissima Trinità degli Spagnoli, giving your shopping experience a dash of old Italian glamour.
Omega, Via dei Condotti 38-40, 00187 Rome, +39 06 697 9151
A watch-cog motif decorates the interior walls of the Swatch boutique, which is full of classic watch designs in a spectrum of colours and wide array of patterns. This is the store to head to if you’re looking for the perfect small thank-you present for anyone who would appreciate an affordable Swiss-made timepiece.
Swatch, Via dei Condotti 33, 00187 Rome, +39 06 679 1253