Artisan boutiques offering a selection of unique products including Carnival costumes, objets d'art, accessories, Venetian masks, tapestries, and cushions, all interpreted by Antonia Sautter.
ATELIER SAUTTER has a well deserved reputation for excellence. It is situated in a fabulously discreet location. The Atelier boasts over 1200 marvellous gowns from every period in history yet remains so quintessentially Venetian in style and fashion. A brilliant touch of whimsy and understated elegance lives here.
During your visit, Antonia Sautter, the designer and creator herself will enthusiastically tell the story of how each gown was inspired and what made her choose certain fabrics and trimmings. The costumes represent various centuries and their intricate details will highlight this. Mrs. Sautter said, ‘Many people have described my atelier as ‘magical’ and that it is like crossing the threshold of an enchanted dimension amidst costumes, masks, hats, feathers and ribbons to enter into the beating heart of carnival where time is suspended and enchantment is everywhere. At the Costume Fitting, I am willing to open the doors of my world and share my creations, product of my dreams and passion; resulting in an unforgettable experience for the Guests’.
During this visit the Guests can view the costumes and learn about the creation of each. They can admire Marie Antoinette, Queen Elizabeth 1st, Casanova, amongst others and scrutinize each detail involved in realizing such masterpieces.
VISIT WITH COSTUME FITTING
Costume fitting. Come in and dress up as whoever you please! You can choose from the many amazing costumes and be dressed to impersonate your ‘character’. This creates an unforgettable experience.
COSTUME FITTING & PROMENADE
Costume fitting and walk through St. Mark’s Square, wearing your costume. Here you can be captured in time with the marvelous backdrop of the Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, Museo Correr as well as the Venetian Lagoon