Moda Barberini welcomes shoppers to its private studio by appointment to try on samples of buttery leather pants and be measured for custom jackets.
Independent vendors pack the Campo de’ Fiori outdoor market, hawking everything from fresh flowers to olive oil and local produce.
Pick up limited-edition sketchbooks and international-award-winning pens at Fabriano Boutique
, a dreamland for editors and stationery enthusiasts.
Plein air artist Giancarlino Benedetti Corcos
mounts canvases outside his studio and sweeps them with oils in wide strokes, rich colors, and minimalist shapes, sometimes incorporating a scrawl of a single female figure, an homage to his late wife.
A short walk from the Spanish Steps, Hotel Eden Rome
outfits its 98 airy rooms in gold and white. Visitors linger in the lobby lounge, La Libreria, to order cart cocktails or slip into a bar hidden behind a mirrored door. Virtuoso travelers receive breakfast daily and a $95 dining credit.
Rosebushes and citrus trees line the terraced gardens of the 120-room Hotel de Russie
. Well-dressed locals sip cocktails in the outdoor courtyard of Stravinskij Bar, whose menu has two pages devoted to martinis. Virtuoso travelers receive breakfast daily and a $95 dining credit.
A seventeenth-century building that was once home to the University of Rome’s architecture school houses the 30-room J.K. Place Roma
. Virtuoso travelers receive breakfast daily and one lunch or dinner for two.