Fashion Guides for the Top 4 Fashionable Capitals of The World
Arguably, the biggest cities in fashion are the “Big Four”. These ‘Big Four’ host the most notorious fashion weeks, and are home to some of the biggest designers around the world. Not only are these cities excellent places for any fashion lover to shop, but they are also the places where fashion lovers can come and learn the craft. They are each world class cities, but to the fashionistas of the world, they are havens.
The Parisians are notorious for their effortless style. Not looking your best in this city is taboo. Natural beauty is all the rage, so make sure your skin and hair are healthy and clean, and don’t worry about piling on the makeup or elaborate hairdos. The staple Parisian look are quality staple pieces. Forget bold fashion pieces, the Parisian’s look is effortless because it is understated. White, crisp shirts, a classic coat, and leather boots. For shopping, look to their concept stores.
Milan is the home to some of the biggest names in fashion. For any fashionista, the first place to go is the designer outlet stores. Foxtown is the best when it comes to outlet malls, as it’s this mall where you’ll find the most brand names for the biggest discounts. If you don’t feel like leaving the city, instead, peruse through their concept stores, or, if you have patience and an eye for vintage, try any of their number of vintage stores. If you’re in Milan on the last Sunday of the month, head down to Mercatone dell’Antiquariato del Naviglio Grande.
London has everything for fashion lovers, from boutique high streets to eclectic markets, to the biggest names in fashion. Head to the infamous department stores like Liberty or Harrods for the quintessential London experience or make your way to any of London’s markets. Dover Street Market is an indoor concept store that brings exclusive designers into its six-floor store. There is Brick Lane, Spitalfields Market, and Brixton Village and Market Row. Keep an ear out, and you can find numerous sample sales, vintage sales, and fashion events. For those into sustainable fashion, there are charity shops on what seems like every street; for those looking for England’s punk roots, head to Camden Town.
New York City
New York is the city of lights; the city that never sleeps; the city of endless fashions. You can find anything and everything in New York City. New York is home to the biggest stores like Macy’s or Tiffany’s. It has captured the hearts of many, and for the true fashion lover, has the newest and edgiest trends in fashion. NYC has some of the best flea markets the world has to offer. Mr Hudson Explores offers a full comprehensive guide to New York City for all fashion lovers out there. Shop Manhattan, Brooklyn, Williamsburg, and beyond; New York City is a competitive place with new emerging fashions.
The Big Four are must-visit staples for fashionistas. It’s where new designers go to learn their craft and make their name. It’s where known names try to outdo themselves in the latest Fashion Week. These cities are for anyone with a love for fashion.