Iris makes shoes for some of fashion’s biggest names, from Marc Jacobs to Chloé and Jil Sander. The company’s flagship boutique is located in the centre of Milan’s fashion triangle and is one of the best places for high-fashion exclusives.
Iris, Via Sant’Andrea 10A, 20121 Milan, +39 02 799988
Gianvito Rossi, son of the long-established shoe designer Sergio Rossi, worked alongside his father for almost 20 years before launching his own collection in 2007. His work is all about modern classics and subtle luxury.
Gianvito Rossi, Via Santo Spirito 7, 20121 Milan, +39 02 7628 0988
10 Corso Como
The famous concept store, located in the cosmopolitan Corso Como district, is the best place to visit for new fashions. 10 Corso Como carries an amazing selection in its shoe department and is the exclusive Milan stockist of Manolo Blahnik’s creations
10 Corso Como, Corso Como 10, 20154 Milan, +39 02 2900 2674
The French house of Balenciaga is famous for its original, sculptured clothing as well as for the shoes that accompany it. Balenciaga’s Milan flagship store is hidden in a quiet street in the golden district, and is the shopping destination for those seeking daring styles.
Balenciaga, Via Santo Spirito 19, 20121 Milan, +39 02 760841
Casadei features in every Milanese girl’s fashion dreams. The company’s Via Sant’Andrea boutique is tinted in gold and black, like a luxurious candy shop. This is the place to find vertiginous high heels which are magically both on-trend and timeless.
Casadei, Via Sant’Andrea 1, 20121 Milan, +39 02 7631 8293
Last but not least, Iliprandi is a store dedicated to men. Located on Brera’s Via Solferino, Iliprandi is a reference point for classic mens shoes of great quality. Here, customers will find Church, John Lobb, Alden and other artisanal brands of high quality – at equivalent prices.
Iliprandi, Galleria San Marco, Via Solferino, 20121 Milan, +39 02 2900 0580