Tag Archives: Shop

Siesta time…

1 Oct copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer Ferlandina 18

It might be a little odd to do so on a Monday morning, but I am going to suggest you incorporate some siesta time into your schedule. Here’s why: on Carrer Ferlandina 18, in what used to be a haberdashery shop, and where the original wooden furnishings have been (practically) left intact, you will find Siesta, a shop and gallery of objects and works of art made by artists.

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Shop + gallery

These objects and works of art have been selected with the greatest care and exquisite taste by Siesta proprietress Mercedes, and which have been displayed around every nook and cranny of the space for best effect. I am delighted to share a selection of these with you in the following slideshow…

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Medwinds.com

21 Jun copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer Elisabets 7

Yesterday I got a new pair of trousers, and I got them here, at Medwinds.com. A new shop that has popped up on the corner of my street, and which uses the Mediterranean as its inspiration, and was born out of the belief, that for retail, the internet is the future.

copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Showroom / online shop

Medwinds.com is not just any run-of-the-mill shop, it is actually a showroom used to showcase the collections they sell online. For those who are willing to provide them with their email address, the online price is charged, and for those who don’t, a higher retail price is applicable. Interesting, right?

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Les Topettes

22 Dec copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Les Topettes

Do you have any last minute Christmas shopping to do? Then I know just the place, and let’s go today, because tomorrow is bound to be manic! I’m taking you to Les Topettes (Joaquim Costa 33), a lovely shop a few steps from the MACBA, that is all about pampering yourself (whether you’re a man or woman) and stocks brands from around the world…

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ART i SA

10 Aug copyright: Lisette van de Graaf
copyright: Lisette van de Graaf

Carrer de Colom 2

It’s in the middle of the touristy part of Barcelona, it’s true, but it’s a lovely place and so I think worth showing here. So today, let’s visit ART i SA. Coming?

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