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Passamaneria Toscana, Florence

Passamaneria Toscana, Florence

Passamaneria Toscana is a shop that specializes brocade fabric in classical Florentine style, this one-of-a-kind shop is loaded with tassels, pillow cases, trimmings, bed covers, wall hangings, table runners and other original luxury items manufactured with a elaborate raised design. Mostly made of silk, woven with gold and silver threads or ornamented with raised flowers and foliage, the Passamaneria Toscana brocade has the typical Florentine Lily as a distinguishing design, especially on the pillow cases, bags and glasses case.

If you are interested in bringing home brocade fabruc in Florentine style, Passamaneria Toscana is an excellent choice. Medium size pillow cases are about 40 euros, bags cost around 35-40 euros and glasses cases cost 20 euros.

Passamaneria Toscana is in Piazza San Lorenzo and opens Mon 3-7 pm and Tue-Sat from 9.30 am to 7.30 pm.

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Sight Name: Passamaneria Toscana
Sight Location: Florence, Italy
Sight Type: Shopping
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