A piece of Paris secluded in one of Prague’s most bohemian areas aptly-named Pařížská street is the Czech Champs-Élysées you were seeking to splash out on for your passion for fashion. Louis Vuitton, Hermes, Bottega Veneta, Fendi, Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Ermenegildo Zegna, Salvatore Ferragamo, Prada, Gucci – all waiting to refresh your closet.
For the tempted shopaholics bored with overworked brands and trends, Prague offers its vintage flea markets. Fall in love with the creative chaos of the nameless U Elektry market where you can chance on treasures of the Bohemian glass, porcelain or some Soviet-era sundries. Hunt for rare antiques in secretly well-kept Klementinum Antique Market or style your household with vintage items found at the Namesti Miru flea market.
In pursuit of fashion trouvailles, make your way to the Slow Bazar which curates an eclectic collection of designer vintage clothing, shoes and bags. Slow Bazar is the perfect place to hunt for young designers’ pieces and great quality secondhand dresses.
As there are Prague’s absolute must-sees, there are Czech design must-buys – inexcusable to miss! DOX Centre of Contemporary Art with its shop DOX by Qubus is a great way to see Prague’s art from a different angle – jewellery, porcelian, glass and furniture in its most unusual forms. Also recommended, Papelote, a seemingly standard stationery store, it takes a unique, eco-friendly approach to wallpapers, lightings, dishtowels, pillows, clocks, and notebooks put with style.
Those willing to visit the new epicenter of the most prestigious fashion events should swing by the Bibloo concept store. You will find all the latest trends from the worlds of fashion, design, service and technologies in one place.
Last but not least, true fashionistas shouldn’t miss a visit to the boutiques of the leading Czech designers, Klára Nademlýnskáand Beáta Rajská. Known for their elegant, high-quality designs, you will love the variety from business-casual dresses to haute-couture inspired collection . Lastly – the #AltoGuide favourite – Ivana Mentlová with her fashion label IAM. You will love her original and clean design. Look for her signature pieces combining leather and fur elements.