One of the most famous jewelers in the world, Pandora has certainly made a name for itself in recent years. With stores all over the world, including right here in Barcelona, the company is well known for its top quality pieces that make excellent gifts for all occasions. Here’s the story behind Pandora and where you can find them in Barcelona.
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The Story of Pandora
Pandora has a fascinating story behind it. Nowadays, it’s one of the world’s leaders in women’s jewelry, but it’s a company with humble beginnings. The shop which would become Pandora was set up in Copenhagen back in 1982. It was founded by Danish goldsmith Per Envoldsen and his wife, and they had no idea just how much their little jewelers would grow over the years. They often traveled all the way to Thailand in search of jewelry they could import and became successful wholesalers. In 1987, they decided to upscale their business. They started designing their own unique pieces of jewelry in Thailand in the 1989 and, ever since, have opened up shops all over the world from America to Australia and all across Europe.
Pandora is a brand which has captured the world’s imagination with their charm bracelets, but also with their ethical code of conduct for sourcing their materials and how they treat their workers. They certainly add a more human side not only to the jewelry industry but to other industries which depend on factories in Asia to produce the bulk of their goods.
Pandora is the perfect place to buy gifts for any woman who loves jewelry. They combine traditional and modern styles and have created some of the most iconic pieces over the last two decades without any signs of stopping. You can’t go wrong with one of their famous charm bracelets with their iconic design and the option to create whatever style you like. They have also branched out into various other pieces of jewelry such as necklaces, earrings, and rings. Their genuine gold and silver are top quality and the prices are reasonable for the quality.
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Pandora Locations in Barcelona
Pandora opened their first shop in Barcelona in 2011 in the Gran Via 2 shopping centre at Avinguda de la Granvia, 75, 08908 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona. The second store is located a little bit further outside the city center at Avinguda Diagonal, 557, 08029 Barcelona. The third shop is located in the very center of the city at La Rambla, 115, 08002 Barcelona. You can also do some shopping on their online store. The shops are generally opened Sunday to Friday from 9:30 to 21:30.
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