In order to fight any further diffusion of COVID-19
, people are advised to be very cautious when meeting others, even outdoor. A distance of a meter or so
must be kept - and a face mask
(better if surgical) worn - in case of any personal encounters.
Though Milan and Lombardy are still at risk, some behaviours are allowed starting from Monday, February 1st. Shops may open. Bar and restaurants may serve till 6pm. Most museums have reopened, but cannot be visited during the weekends. Theaters and cinemas are closed. Curfew 10pm-5am anyway.
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A name synonymous in Milan with sheets, pillows and towels of consistently excellent quality and beautiful design. Other Frette outlets in Via Manzoni 11, Corso Buenos Aires 82, and Corso Vercelli 24.
A small but reliable spot for ladies' underwear and swimwear. Extremely helpful staff.
.:. La Perla
This is the name to look for in up-to-the-minute lingerie and swimwear. Their lines have deservedly met with increasing popularity in recent years. More shops at Via Manzoni 17 and Corso Vercelli 35. Showroom at Via Tortona 27.
Historycal Milanese brand for good quality linens, blankets and towels. Another store is in Corso Vercelli.
From a distance this small shop looks like an aquarelle. It carries a wide selection of textiles, curtains, table-clothes and scarves, all in very bright colors and at good prices.
Corso Como 3
[+39] 02 6599420
Wide choice of lingerie and pijamas. Excellent prices from a brand of the Calzedonia group.
.:. Also at Corso Buenos Aires 45, Corso XXII Marzo 4 corner Piazza Cinque Giornate, Via San Paolo corner Corso Vittorio Emanuele, Via Torino corner Via Valpetrosa and Stazione Porta Garibaldi.
Corso Buenos Aires / Via Pergolesi 1
Buenos Aires district
[+39] 02 29533997
Shop-cum-museum. Along with a wide assortment of bed, table and home-linens and textiles, a part of the Zucchi Collection is on display with old bloks for handprinting on cloth.