PERFECT 10

That’s Amore

Marni Necklace

I love visiting Italy. (In fact, I would go there for the food alone.) Inspired by a recent trip to Venice—and the Victoria & Albert’s glamorous new exhibition—here are 10 of my favorite pieces from Italian designers.

1

Eclectic and quirky jewelry takes a simple t-shirt to the next level.

Marni necklace, $671, mytheresa.com.

2

It doesn’t get much more Italian than this skirt.

Dolce & Gabbana skirt, $610, mytheresa.com.

3

A prettily printed lining adds a feminine touch to this menswear-inspired, tailored jacket.

Gucci linen and cotton jacket, $2100, net-a-porter.com.

4

The classic red-and-white stripe has a very Venetian vibe.

Etro top, $560, mytheresa.com.

5

I saw these glamorous, wide-leg palazzo pants on a friend and instantly felt jealous.

Valentino jeans, $750, mytheresa.com.

6

A headscarf is a must on a breezy gondola ride.

Fendi scarf, $164, matchesfashion.com.

7

The classic Venetian slipper gets a modern update.

Rene Caovilla shoes, $1170, renecaovilla.com.

8

This bucket bag certainly isn’t afraid of a bright, bold color.

Bottega Veneta leather drawstring bag, $2720, net-a-porter.com.

9

This dress is perfectly romantic.

Luisa Beccaria dress, $2035, thecorner.com.