Perusing the windows along Florence's cobblestone streets and scavenging for a coveted item of clothing is more passion than a pastime for the devoted shopper, but for the visitor with limited time, navigating the shopping world of Florence can be difficult-and expensive! Luckily, Florence and the surrounding area offer a range of discounted options for both the lux-seeking and budget-conscious fashion lover. With today's gloomy financial forecast, it only makes sense to shop for bargains. In the last issue (TF 134), we published a guide for those with a penchant for vintage. Here, Mary Delsner bring you a guide to snagging the luxurious looks of Italy's most glamorous brands at fractions of the price. Flex your fashion savvy in Florence-happy hunting!