Would you like to come back home with a different and unique souvenir to remember your trip to Barcelona? Would you like to buy an authentic gift for someone back home?
Most of the clothing stores in Barcelona are located in the main commercial streets such as the famous Passeig de Gracia, Portal del Ángel and Rambla Cataluña, but in this article we shall show you different types of stores.
We want to help you discover the vintage essence of the city, places to buy exclusive souvenirs and clothing, which is why at Sweet BCN we share with you our best recommendations for flea markets and vintage stores in Barcelona, many of them located at Gothic Quarter. From Paying an Euro maybe for some articles, until 60 – 70! For the more exclusives. And even, buying clothes buy weight, just pay per kilo! Let’s travel back in time!
Exact address: Carrer Valldonzella, 6 – Carrer de Tallers, 73.
Schedule: Monday – Saturday from 11am to 9pm
Advice: Expensive Place.
Holala is a franchise dedicated to recycling and the exhaustive selection of vintage apparel brought from around the world. At this vintage store in Barcelona you will not only find clothing, but also furniture, video games, shoes, skateboards and surfboards. Keep in mind that if you have a student ID you qualify to a 10% discount!
Lullaby Vintage Boutique
Exact address: Carrer Riera Baixa, 22.
Schedule: Monday – Saturday from 11am to 8:30pm
Lullaby is one of our favorite vintage shops in Barcelona. In it you will find clothing organized by eras, and you can buy new and second hand vintage clothing . The store also has a great variety of vinyls and magazines, all with a great quality-price relationship.
Exact address: Carrer Riera Baixa, 11.
Schedule: Monday – Saturday from 11am to 3pm, and from 5pm to 9pm.
Located in the neighborhood of Raval, this Barcelona vintage store allows you to buy clothing by kilos, therefore you pay by the weight of the articles you take home.
The buying method is very simple, “One color, one price” , pieces of clothes with the white label cost 20€ per kilo and the ones with black label cost 30€ per kilo. Also, if you have a student ID you get a 10% discount.
Riera Baixa street has plenty of vintage stores, and every Saturday morning, take their products out of the store to the street thus creating a small street market. We recommend you take a stroll and shop around.
Flamingos Vintage Kilo
Exact address: Carrer de Tallers, 68 – Carrer de Ferlandina, 20.
Schedule: Monday – Saturday from 11am to 9pm.
At this store in Barcelona you will be able to buy a great variety of American vintage clothing and pay for your shopping by the weight, not by piece of clothing. Flamingos vintage kilo shop offers a fixed price per kilo. You will surely find a vintage souvenir from Barcelona for yourself or your loved ones.
La Principal Retro & Co
Exact address: Carrer de Valldonzella, 52.
Schedule: Monday – Saturday from 12midday to 9:30pm.
This small vintage shop is located in the neighborhood of Raval. In it you will find retro and vintage clothes and complements with fashion from the 70’s, 80’s and 90’s, everything in perfect shape.
They also sell clothing from young designers and have their own limited edition brand, at a very reasonable price.
Another great advantage from this store is that you can also shop online, with free shipping in all Spain! So you don’t need to be in Barcelona to buy in this store.
Que et falta? Que et Sobra?
Exact address: Carrer del Torrent de l’olla 16- 18.
Schedule: Monday – Friday from 09:30am to 8:30pm. Saturday from 11:00am to 2:30pm.
This is a small ecological store in the neighborhood of Grácia, where our Sweet BCN Apartments are located. Here you can find all types of articles, clothing, books, shoes, etc.
As its name says in Catalán (What do you have extra? What do you need?), at this Barcelona store you have the opportunity to make a little extra cash by selling the things that you no longer use. If they are able to sell it you will receive 50% of the profit.
Best of it all is that you may find things from all over the world, in good state and at a very good price.
Street Markets in Barcelona
One of the most famous and biggest street markets in Barcelona is Els Encants, which exists since the XIV century. This market is the soul of vintage Barcelona.
This open air market is quiet big and you will find everything from furniture, clothing, vinyls, handmade articles, etc. At Els Encants you will find very unique things, this is a must visit during your stay in Barcelona.
Close to Glories, a large square in Barcelona, first designed to serve as the city centre in his original urban plan, bordering Eixample, at the junction of three of the city’s most important thoroughfares.
Els Encants de Barcelona is open every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 9:00 – 20:00hrs. If you want to find the best deals we recommend you arrive early and have your bargaining skills sharp and ready.
You can also take advantage of your time in Barcelona to take a look at the Flea Market Barcelona and Two Market. They usually post the upcoming editions on their websites.
Here is the end of our short list of vintage stores in Barcelona. Make sure that you visit them in your search for unique shopping items during your vacations.
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