Spain’s own Adolfo Domínguez designs eminently affordable and comfortable apparel, shoes and accessories that perfectly embody breezy Spanish style. His line of structured pieces in neutral hues and loose natural fabrics, featuring surprising jolts of colour, easily makes the transition from day to night.
Adolfo Domínguez, Passeig de Gràcia 32, 08007 Barcelona, +34 93 487 4170
Scandinavian high street standout Cos innovates with interesting fabrics and palettes that reinforce the brand’s minimalist feel. A-line dresses, turtlenecks and flat-front pants inspired by architecture and graphic design feel completely at home on Barcelona’s most modern shopping boulevard.
Cos, Passeig de Gràcia 27, 08007 Barcelona, +34 90 112 0084
The bright, whimsical styles that have given Spanish standout Bershka wide-ranging appeal include an assortment of denim for every taste, from purple leopard print to fashion-forward distressed finishes, fitted leather jackets with faux-fur trim and a host of graphic-print tees, tanks and sweaters. Slouchy bags and feather-adorned accessories complete the young bohemian look.
Bershka, Passeig de Gràcia 7, 08007 Barcelona, +34 93 481 6124
Both the well-heeled and those seeking to economise turn to Folli Follie time and again for the brand’s dazzling costume jewellery and rainbow-bright timepieces, as well as its star attractions – handbags in tantalising shades and vintage shapes, in a range that includes everything from electric blue quilted satchels to citrus-toned clutches.
Folli Follie, Passeig de Gràcia 55-57, 08007 Barcelona, +34 93 467 7022
United Colors of Benetton offshoot Sisley incorporates slashes of vivid colour and nontraditional treatments of traditional patterns into its always on-trend collection of separates. Accessories, including roomy, oversized handbags, stacked heels, and patterned tights, give the look additional urban edginess.
Sisley, Passeig de Gràcia 49, 08007 Barcelona, +34 93 216 0983