If the heat of August is getting you down, then you have the perfect excuse to take refuge in one of Milan’s downtown boutiques! Sales are still on and Where® Milan is ready to guide you to the best bargain buys or provide you with a preview of the new collections.

1. Salvatore Ferragamo


This silk tie with diagonal ‘gancini’ prints is the ideal solution to enhance any look with a trendy accessory that will not go unnoticed. Available in 6 different colours. www.ferragamo.com

2. Tod’s

Lightness, elegance and comfort are combined in just one shoe. This nubuck lace up featuring wing-tip perforation and an extra-light ‘gommini’ sole is the perfect choice to brave hot summer days in style. www.tods.com

3. Giorgio Armani

This leather ‘Briefcase’ bag featuring hand-painted contrasting borders has been designed for dynamic, elegant, cosmopolitan men. Its pockets and compartments are well-suited for holding all the indispensable technology required by the man of today. Available at select boutiques. www.armani.com

4. Tom Ford

Capturing the beauty and emotions of the dramatic landscape of Portofino combined with the jet-set nuance of its guests, ‘Neroli Portofino Forte’ presents an opening of lush citrus with bergamot and blood orange infused with lavender. Alternately, the fragrances of oakmoss and amber enhance the sensual, virile nature of the man wearing it. www.tomford.com

5. Bottega Veneta

Available with gold and grey frames, these sunglasses featuring woven leather details are handmade in Japanese titanium, to guarantee maximum lightness combined with an eye-catching design. www.bottegaveneta.com

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