For the shopping lovers, the provinces of Fermo and Macerata are scattered with a number of small craft workshops and factory outlets of the major fashion brands and Italian design. The province of Fermo is well-known for the production of men’s, women’s and children’s shoes: Prada, Hogan, Tod’s, Loriblu, NeroGiardini, Paciotti, Fabi, Bikkembergs are just a few of the most famous brands, but there are also many small craft workshops where shoes are carefully and skilfully tailored.
In the hat district it is worth visiting the small villages of Montappone and Massa Fermana. There, the traditional production of various types of hats and scarves, which you can buy, is kept unchanged. Wool, cashmere, felt, straw hats and many other fabrics , but also various styles: from classic to more original and extravagant models.
It will be a pleasure for you to go shopping at the local workshops and outlets!
In Montappone you can visit the Hat Museum! (www.museodelcappellomontappone.it)
Don’t miss the other beauties of the territory