Art returns to the Land of Fashion with must-see exhibitions of contemporary art. “Art is for everyone!” is the title of the solo show by Romero Britto, known for his portraits of showbiz personalities and the next exhibition of Mr Savethewall. From the colours of art to that of shopping, Franciacorta Outlet Village is a go-to destination for shopping and entertainment, interpreted in the joyful colours of a fun fair which acts as a backdrop to the playful A/W campaign. More than 160 shops showcasing Italian and international brands including Tommy Hilfiger, Doriani Cashmere, Angelico, Beretta, Brooks Brothers, Gant, K-Way, Patrizia Pepe, Pinko, Ixos and Twin-Set for clothing, Under Armour, Plein Sport, Adidas, Nike, General Store: New Balance-Superdry, The North Sails and Salomon for sport, and Tru Trussardi, Pollini, Borbonese, Braccialini, Baldinini, Loriblu, Roncato, Piquadro for footwear and accessories. Noteworthy new arrivals include Flavio Castellani, Caractère, Cinzia Rocca, Romeo Gigli, Elena Mirò, Champion or Sunglass Hut.
The outlet also offers visitors an opportunity to visit one of the region’s fabulous local wineries aboard the Shopping Shuttle. Highlights include a guided tour of the winery, a wine tasting session and a chance to meet the winemakers and learn about the process (€49). November’s winery of the month is the La Montina wine estate in Monticelli Brusati.
Piazza Cascina Moie, 1
Rodengo-Saiano (near Brescia)
T: +39 02 72023375
The Village can be accessed from Milan via a convenient Shopping Shuttle.
Departures: daily from at 11am and returns at 6.30pm (€20 booking online: www.zaniviaggi.com) from Largo Cairoli. Travellers on the Shopping Shuttle will be eligible to receive a One Day Card, a loyalty card offering additional discounts on outlet prices.