It seems to have become a trend in Barcelona, to open flagship stores, large establishments that define themselves as the brand’s most important location, where the décor and the products mix gracefully, creating a visually appealing display. In flagship stores visitors will find a wider variety of articles than the other stores by the same brand.
Here are some of Barcelona’s flagship stores:
Founded in 1984, Desigual quickly grew into an international brand, with more than 40 stores around the world. This clothing brand is famous for its use of strong colors and the combination of various types of fabric in one single outfit.
Located in the very center of Barcelona, at Plaza Catalunya, is Desigual’s flagship store. With a total of three floors and over 3000 square meters, this is the brand’s largest store worldwide.
You can find Desigual’s flagship store at Plaza Catalunya, 9.
Founded in Sweden during the 1940s, H&M has since become a popular fast-fashion brand sold all over the world. The stores sell clothing for men, women and children, having also a selection of accessories.
The brand has several locations in Barcelona, with its flagship store located at the number 20 of Portal de l’Angel, occupying a beautiful neo-classical building that used to serve as the main office for a Catalan gas company.
Japanese sports brand Asics opened a flagship store in Barcelona, during the summer of 2012. Founded over 70 years ago by Kihachiro Onitsuka, Asics specializes in sports clothing and accessories in the upper price range.
Asics’s flagship store is located at Avenida Diagonal, 543.
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Massimo Dutti is a Spanish brand that offers classy clothes for casual or business situations. This mid-priced brand uses quality materials to offer stylish pieces such as blazers, vests, sweaters and more.
For the location of its flagship store, the brand has chosen one of the most popular shopping areas of Barcelona, Avinguda Portal de l’Àngel, number 16.
Founded in Arteixo, Spain in March of 1877, Oysho is a brand that specializes in women’s undergarments and homeware. Today the brand has more than 500 stores worldwide, including its flagship store in Barcelona, at Passeig de Gràcia, 13.
On the occasion of its 50th birthday, Pronovias opened its flagship store, an establishment with 1000 m2, two floors and five different areas. Pronovias is one of the most famous bridal dresses brands in Spain, whose dresses are sold in several countries in Europe.
Pronovias’ flagship store is located at Rambla Catalunya, 129.
Paez is a fun and fresh brand of shoes that offers cool footwear for men, women and children. The brand has opened a modern and colorful flagship store, where visitors can discover tens of models of shoes and bright-colored backpacks and bags.
Paez’s flagship store is located at Carrer Petritxol, 4.