Europe needs swagger
1 / 11    

The finer things in life: What Europe has to offer

» more from Europe needs swagger

From those who want to show off their bank balance, to those who just want to treat themselves, Europe's designers will help your appetite for the finer things in life.

When it comes to the largest luxury markets in the world, Europe dominates with five in the top 10: Italy, France, U.K. Germany and Spain, according to Euromonitor.

From the adored Valentino couture and Prada handbag, to the prestigious Buckingham Palace, CNBC takes a look at what makes Europe stand out when it comes to the best of design.

—By CNBC's Alexandra Gibbs, follow her @AlexGibbsy.

Bloomberg | Getty Images