Prada Outlet Stores

The Prada fairy bag , Miuccia Prada created in collaboration with artist James Jean is touted as a must have for bag lovers
The Prada fairy bag , Miuccia Prada created in collaboration with artist James Jean is touted as a must have for bag lovers

If you are lucky enough to be in the vicinity of a Prada outlet, they offer an enjoyable shopping experience and a nice break from the dismal customer service normally found at a retail store. The first place I go to when I want to accomplish some serious shopping at bargain basement prices is the Woodbury Common Premium Outlet in NYC. What you will find are items from the world's leading fashion labels at thirty to fifty percent less than at any retail outlet in a major city.

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Prada was founded in 1913 in Milan, Italy as a leathergoods shop, and has since been transformed into the luxury goods, fashion house as we know it today by the founder's grand-daughter Miuccia Prada. Fresh out of university, she entered the family business and immediatlely began to revolutionize the appearance of its products. Anyone who has tried on a Prada gown knows the feeling, is somewhat akin to being Alice in Wonderland - a visual feast of the most pleasant fabrics and colors that leaves one happily surprised at the results. Prada continues to blaze a trail in the fashion industry with it's far reaching and innovative use of fabrics, from silky spandex to slinky wools.



Earthy and understated elegance, the Prada Mordore tote is perfect for a day or work bag
Earthy and understated elegance, the Prada Mordore tote is perfect for a day or work bag

Where can I find a Prada Outlet?

A journey to the Prada outlet in Italy is a two hour car drive through the scenic Tuscany countyside. Once the playgound of fashion's bourgeoisie, it has now become a tourist destination, just like the Santa Maria del Fiore and the Ponte Vecchio. For many travellers, the Prada outlet is the reason they have made the trek to Florence. Like other outlets in Italy, it is tucked away in a fairly remote place. I wonder why that is? Perhaps it's because the Italian designers would rather you buy their products from the more expensive boutiques in Florence or Milan. If you're determined to come back from your next trip to Italy with a suitcase full of loot then the Prada Factory Outlet is well worth the trip to Florence.

For those looking for a Prada outlet store without having to get on a plane to Europe, there are a couple listed below. Happy shopping!

Desert Hills Premium Outlets - Cabazon, CA

Woodbury Commons Premium Outlets - Central Valley, NY

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Hilary Duff with her Prada Fairy Bag
Hilary Duff with her Prada Fairy Bag
Hilary Duff with her Prada Fairy Bag

Fairy Tales Are In Fashion

The Prada Fairy Bag, was one of Prada's most popular designs of 2008, and quickly became a hot item among Hollywoods trendy crowd. According to Miuccia, the iconic fairy print was the result of her "trying to find a new creativity". I think it worked because the print is absolutely stunning and a work of art in every sense. After seeing countless horibble prints/patterns on handbags for Spring, it is refreshing to see a bag that is so gorgeous, it just takes your breath away! It's no wonder that celebrities including Jennifer Love Hewitt, Hilary Duff, and Sienna Miller have been spotted with this bag on their arms. At $2290, do you still believe in fairies?

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Comments 5 comments

InfiniteBlueSky 6 years ago

It's really sad to see girls falling down on the runway. Why is Miuccia obsessed with making her models wear those stupid socks? Anyone knows it's next to impossible to walk in heels while wearing them. Enough already, you silly woman, they're totally impractical and goofy looking.


teddyhobeiche@hotmail.com 5 years ago

Dear Concerned,

We are Canadians that have outlet stores in the Middle-East and are interested to purchase your branded overstock or liquidation items for kids only. Kindly note that shipping and fund transfers are already established with international firms. Please respond as this can be a fruitful opportunity for the both of us.

looking forward to hearing from you

Sincerely,

Teddy Hobeiche


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mysisters 5 years ago

Great Hub. Prada makes a really good quality handbag. I wish I had a Prada Outlet store by me.


kelly Schwyzer 5 years ago

mi dispiace, ma capita a tutti per fortuna non si è fatta male....cmq è stata una signora quando ha ripreso a camminare...complimenti e tanti augura!


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