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Shopping Naples: Magnifique.

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There’s English Style and then there’s English Style, and located just a few steps away from London House is Magnifique, a store with a real Anglo sensibility about it.

Magnifique is a small but densely packed shop that has been on via Filangieri for nearly 50 years. Inside, an entire wall of neatly stacked cashmere sweaters sits behind brightly patterned tartan scarves and colorful umbrellas, which, of course, are made with dense wood or whangee handles. On the other side of the shop...

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I dropped by last year. So when are you going to write up Argenio across the street?

Damn, I must have missed that. Will have to check it out on the next trip!
 
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Valgrisa, eh? What was the price range on this?
 
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Valgrisa, eh? What was the price range on this?

I can't remember if that specific jacket was by Valgrisa. The two other certainly are. IMO, Valgrisa is really overlooked by American consumers. Here's an article about it, if you want to read more. Don't remember the prices, unfortunately.
 
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Damn, I must have missed that. Will have to check it out on the next trip!

Manton also wrote about Mattabisch and a rainwear place called Fox. I think I passed by Fox but didn't go in.
 

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