Boutiques

Spain

Charme

Vigo, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Loro Piana, Brioni, Tod’s, Moncler, Hogan, Church’s, Incotex, PT01

About the store:

Charme recently hosted a made-to-measure tailoring gathering in Madrid, in a mark of just how seriously this store takes its menswear. Its collections are a reflection of current street style and of the tastes of its loyal - and fashionable - customers.

Del Rosa Al Amarillo

Santander, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Stella McCartney, Alexander Wang, Isabel Marant, Nina Ricci, 3.1 Phillip Lim, Kenzo, Giuseppe Zanotti, Moncler, Iro, Gianvito Rossi

About the store:

With a name that translates as ‘from pink to yellow’, Del Rosa Al Amarillo is a glamorous shopping spot in the Spanish seaside town of Santander. The stylish boutique aims to address the needs of the contemporary woman with seasonal trends and exclusive pieces.

Doshaburi

Barcelona, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Ann Demeulemeester, Bernhard Willhelm, Bless,Rick Owens, Jeremy Scott, Cristophe Lemaire, Kriss van Asche, Individuals Sentiments, Chalayan

About the store:

The name means ‘torrential rain that purifies the soul’; the boutique hopes to have a similarly lofty effect on its customers. Doshaburi’s Japanese founder and owner has an eye for conceptual, individualistic pieces that sit in dramatic contrast to the surrounding aesthetic of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter.

Elite

Marbella, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Alexander McQueen, Balmain, Giorgio Armani,Givenchy, Junya Watanabe, Kenzo, Giuseppe Zanotti, Charlotte Olympia, Mary Katrantzou, Lanvin, Versace, DSQUARED2.

About the store:

Elite was one of the first multibrand department stores in Puerto Banus and is a well-known shopping destination for Marbella’s cosmopolitan crowd and tourists alike. While the brands change with the times, exclusivity, authenticity and a passion for beauty remain the leitmotiv.

Forum

Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Victoria Victoria Beckham, K. Jacques St-Tropez ,T By Alexander Wang, Golden Goose, Isabel Marant, Carven, Forte Forte

About the store:

Situated in the historic centre of Palma, FORUM offers trendy fashion for active women. Light and linear in design, it has a spacious feel. Home to the latest trends and exclusive pieces, FORUM’s atmosphere is relaxed and has a loyal customer following.

Gore

Murcia, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Gucci, Etro, Stella McCartney, Alexander Wang, Isabel Marant, Dolce & Gabbana, Brioni, Valentino, Moncler, Saint Laurent, Philipp Lim

About the store:

Gore is located in three of Spain’s most elegant cities - Alicante, Torrevieja and Murcia - and its collection reflects its refined customer base. The light, airy stores offer personalised service and a selection of modern and classic labels.

Idrisi

Bilbao, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Lanvin, Valentino, Givenchy, DSQUARED2, Dolce & Gabbana, Rick Owens, Jil Sander, Philipp Plein, Y3 Yohji Yamamoto

About the store:

Ali Idrisi had 25 years in men’s fashion behind him when he moved from Frankfurt to the former cultural capital of Europe to open his namesake boutique. The Belgian menswear enthusiast specialises in luxury brands for those who value quality and exclusivity.

Jean Pierre Bua

Barcelona, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Chloé, Alexander McQueen, Jean Paul Gaultier, Maison Martin Margiela, Versace, Sonia Rykiel, Véronique Leroy, Wunderkind, Tsumori Chisato, Vanessa Bruno, M Missoni, Pascal Millet, David Koma, Shourouk, Pollini, Camper Together, Puma Black Label, Les Hommes, Paul Smith, Kriss Van Asche

About the store:

Jean Pierre Bua was the first boutique to import big-name labels to Barcelona during the fashion explosion of the late Eighties. It is now a firm favourite with the city’s A-list - but welcomes the casual browser just as warmly.

Jofré

Barcelona, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Saint Laurent, Moncler, Dior, Gucci, Marc Jacobs, Golden Goose, Bottega Veneta, Brunello Cucinelli, Fendi, Dolce & Gabbana, Nina Ricci

About the store:

What started out as a single shop in Barcelona has grown into a family-run empire of almost 20 boutiques across Spain and Belgium. The stores are renowned for their luxury brands, lush surroundings and attentive service.

Le Marché Aux Puces

Madrid, Spain

Designers to look out for:

Givenchy, HTC, Dries Van Noten, Philippe Pleinn, Kris Van Assche, Ann Demeulemeester, Versace, Senhor Prudêncio

About the store:

Armin Hildebrandt, a Spaniard with Swiss roots, named his boutique after the famous flea markets of Paris and the eclectic treasures that they contain. Aimed at men with an attention to detail, the shop offers a wide range of elegant shoes, bags and accessories.