Cannot wait for summer sale and definitely not worried about an additional piece of luggage? Rimini is the place to be.
Corso d’Augusto, Piazza Tre Martiri and Piazza Cavour, Via Garibaldi and Via Gambalunga: these are the locations in the historic centre from where you can begin your shopping tour in Rimini.
Here you can walk along elegant streets, small and big squares with fashion and trendy accessories, but also cafés, meeting places, libraries, and the most exclusive shop windows. You will love “strolling” in the heart of the town centre with its trendy boutiques, but even in the small inner streets in the area of Vecchia Pescheria (the old fish market) there are small shops which have on display refined and unique accessories. In some shops you can also find items designed by students attending the University of Rimini, original and unavailable elsewhere.
The biggest market in Emilia Romagna is held in Rimini every Wednesday and Saturday morning in Piazza Cavour and Piazza Malatesta. The heart of Rimini becomes even more valuable on the last Sunday of every month with “Rimini Antiqua“: an exhibition market of antiques, modern and vintage. It is held in the historic centre of Rimini (Piazza Cavour and nearby arcades, Vecchia Pescheria and Piazza Malatesta) every last Sunday of the month from 8.30 am to 7 pm.
From Cattolica to Savignano sul Rubicone, passing by the Republic of San Marino, you will find unlimited opportunities to purchase reasonably priced designer items, such as accessories, clothes and shoes, from the new collections as well as from the previous ones and left-over stocks. You are so enabled to get luxury articles by referring directly to the fashion firms.
There is the outlet Gilmar Company Store (via degli Olmi 267, San Giovanni in Marignano, Rimini), where articles by the group Gilmar are available: Iceberg, Ice Jeans History, Gerani and Block 60. It is open from 10,30 am to 7,30 pm, on Tuesdays and Sundays, from 3,30 pm to 7,30 pm.
In the same area, at Diffusione Tessile (Via al Mare 180, San Giovanni in Marignano, Rimini) you can find clothes and accessories by Max & Co, Sportmax, Blues and Marella. It is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm.
Next to Diffusione Tessile it is situated Fuzzi Factory Outlet (Via al Mare 167, San Giovanni in Marignano, Rimini) with articles at reduced price by famous brands such as Fiume, Nanibon, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Custo Barcelona and Pierantonio Gaspari.
On the hills near Riccione you can visit the outlet Massimo Rebecchi (Viale del Progresso 23, Riccione). It is open on Mondays from 4 pm to 8 pm, from Tuesday to Sunday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 4 pm to 8 pm). Here you can find clothing articles and accessories for men and women by the Tuscan designer Massimo Rebecchi with a discount up to 50% compared to the selling price of the previous season.
A few kilometres from Rimini, direction San Marino Republic, the Outlet Justmode (via Ausa 46, Coriano, Rimini), opens every day: from Monday to Friday from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and from 3 pm to 7.30 pm; on Saturday and Sunday from 9.30 am to 7.30 pm. Justmode outlet proposes clothes and accessories by famous designers for men and women of the season, last year’s collections, samples and left-over stocks at discounted prices.
Once in San Marino, from the super high-way you can see San Marino Factory Outlet (Strada dei Censiti 1, Rovereta, San Marino) that is open from Tuesday to Friday from 11 am to 8 pm, on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 8 pm). Opened in 1999 following the American Factory Outlet Center model, it is a modern structure well organized on several levels including the car park. The show-rooms contain very well known trademarks and designers end-of-season collections, left-over stock and samples. You can find wear, underwear, leather items, bathing costumes, shoes, watches, glasses, perfumes and leisure accessories, all discounted up to 50% or 70%. Main brands: Basile, Calvin Klein, Cerutti, Fornarina, Hello Kitty, Guy La Roche, Les Copains, Liu Jo, Mariella Burani, Ralph Lauren Saitt and Store House.
Those who are searching for shoes and high quality leather accessories, can rely on San Mauro Pascoli district, specialized in shoes production: here 15 million pair of shoes are produced every year; two thirds of them are bound to be exported.
In this area two trademarks are the most important ones, as far as female fashion shoes are concerned: Baldinini (via Rio Salto 1, San Mauro Pascoli, open from Monday to Friday from 9.30 am to 7 pm and Sunday from 3 pm to 7 pm) and Sergio Rossi (via Stradone 618, San Mauro Pascoli, open from Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 7 pm, on Sunday from 3 pm to 7 pm).
The shoe factory Pollini is in Gatteo (Strada Erbosa Uno, 92) and is open every day from 9.30 to 7.30 pm; in Savignano Mare there is the Vicini shoe factory (via Oslo 13), open from Monday to Saturday from 9 am to 12.30 pm and from 4 pm to 8 pm.
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