Cigne, 12, local 2, Tel. 93 001 05 66
This family run shop in the heart of Gràcia specializes in environmentally friendly clothing and accessories for babies and kids from 0 to 4 years. The colorful and fun certified organic cotton clothing for babies and toddlers is also comfortable, practical and of great quality. Also in their sustainable line, the store has a growing second hand clothing section where they exchange clothes for store credit and discounts. In the shop’s toy section, there is a strong preference for wooden, cloth, cardboard and metal toys because of their durability and the possiblity of recycling them.
Spain’s most well-known global chain has stores spotted throughout the city. Locations to head to that have a Zara Kids section or that are dedicated Zara Kiddy’s Class shops are the shopping centres of Maremagnum, Diagonal Mar, L’Illa and Les Glories as well as Barcelona Airport. You will also find Zara’s children’s clothing at Portal de L’Angel, 24 and 32-34; Pelai, 58; Gran de Gracia, 74-75; Sants, 27, Pg. de Gracia, 16 and Rbla de Catalunya, 67. You can also shop online.
This family clothing store may have closed its doors in the UK many years ago but here in Spain it is still going strong. There are two stores in Barcelona, in the city centre at Pelai, 54 and at the newly-renovated Glories Shopping Centre at Diagonal, 208. Here you will find a well-stocked and varied, children’s department with affordable clothing and shoes from babies upwards.
Kids tend to go well-heeled in Barcelona and if you are looking to spend money on upmarket and designer shoes then you will find them at this offspring of the Casanovas shoe shop. Here you can treat your trendy little ones to D&G, Kickers, Timberland, Adidas, Nike, Reebok and other well-known brands. Located at the Diagonal and L’Illa Shopping Centres.
This mini-me version of the Querol shoe shop stocks kids’ shoes in all sizes from smart footwear to casual and sports shoes. There are several stores in Barcelona including at Gran de Gracia, 96, at the Glories and Diagonal Mar Shopping Centres, Sants, 93 and at Canuda, 33, in the city centre.