San Telmo Design Tour
This three hours Walking Tour is composed by a wide variety of design shops. Author Design by amazing well known designers, Antique boutiques where we can find fashion from all ages and Multibrand Shops where the best latest designers sell their creations.
We explain the reasons why San Telmo became one of the trendiest spots in Buenos Aires and when this occured. We talk about every designer in particular; background, studies, work experience and the clothes; techniques, handmade work, fabrics, etc.
We also visit the “Museo Nacional de la Historia del Traje” where we see different expositions that recreate the history of Buenos Aires styles, always elegant in an european way.
Palermo Design Tour
With its cobblestone streets, independent designers and stylish boutiques, Palermo is hip and laid back: one of the coolest barrios to visit in Buenos Aires. Palermo is so diverse and with so many boutiques that it’s hard to know where to start, we help you with the best selection of boutiques not to waste your time.
During this three hours Walking Tour, we will explain how this neighborhood became home of design, why it happend and when it occurred. We will also discuss the “design boom” and why Author Design is so important and unique. We explain the designers’ background, studies, work experience, inspiration, techniques and everything concerning each designer in particular and every collection.
Special and Customize tours
Flea markets Find second hand clothes and unique retro pieces. Vintage hats and shoes. Learn about the past and the great materials designers used. Salvation Army; Sr Amor Project.
Design Fairs It is very common to find fairs taking place in cafes or bars where young designers who cannot afford to have their own store show and sell their creations.
Tango Shoe Tour NEW! Meet a selection of both the most traditional and the most avant garde designers of tango shoes. Excellent quality + innovation. Plus, you can get a tango guide book and discounts on tango shoes.
Fashion+art events Buenos Aires is well known because of the cultural scene it offers. We can give you free tickets and take you to special events such as design exhibitions, prívate fashion shows at showrooms, every year’s UBA presentation of the students’ collections, BAFweek and more.