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Best Shopping in Lake Como

Best Shopping in Lake Como Italy

There is a ton of great shopping in Lake Como. When visiting Lake Como, you’ll find a variety of unique and locally made products that make for great gifts for yourself and others. While things like food can be found elsewhere in Italy, some other things like silk scarves are more unique to Lake Como. Here are the best things to buy when you’re visiting in Lake Como

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Silk Scarves from Azelea Silk or Bellagioseta

best shopping in lake como, silk scarves from Azalea Bellagio and Bellagioseta in Bellagio

Bellagio is known for its silk scarves. Silk scarves are a must buy when you’re visiting Lake Como. Two places to get silk scarves in Bellagio are Azelea Silk and Bellagioseta. Both stores have a beautiful selection of silk scarves and other silk products. We ended up buying silk scarves at both stores.

Silk Ties from Pierangelo Masciadri

Pierangelo Masciadri Bellagio Lake Como pocket square

Known for the “ties of the presidents,” Pierangelo Masciadri has an incredible selection of silk ties and has pictures of presidents wearing their ties. They also sell scarves, sunglasses and pocketbooks for the ladies. The picture above is a pocket square from Pierangelo Masciadri that also has a credit card and money holder.

Perfume at Aqua de Parma

Acqua di Parma Perfume Italy, best shopping in Lake Como

Aqua de Parma is a well known local perfume brand. If you don’t have a chance to make it to Aqua de Parma in Bellagio, you can also visit their store in Milan and buy Aqua de Parma in duty free at the Milan airport.

Regional Wine

Lombardy is the region surrounding Lake Como and produces excellent wines. Consider buying a bottle or two of local wine like Valtellina reds or sparkling Franciacorta.

Gelato

When you’re in Lake Como and Italy, at least one gelato is a must. It is so fresh, and so relaxing to walk along the lake eating a cool gelato.

Best Shopping in Lake Como Conclusion

There is a lot of great shopping in Lake Como. Here, you’ll find luxury and local charm. You’ll find a variety of high-end boutiques, and local markets. You can find luxury Italian fashion and also unique silk products for which Lake Como is famous. The local foods are perfect for sampling and purchasing to bring home with you. Make sure to leave some room in your suitcase for some of the best shopping in Lake Como.


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