Stylish and Fashioned: What Do Spanish Women Wear?07:28
Let us imagine the character and appearance of Spanish woman. As a matter of fact, the appearance of Spanish women is not very bright or impressive. They look like Italians, but less delicate by silhouette and character. So, what do they usually wear?
What Do Spanish Women Wear?
What about Spanish style? Are Spanish women stylish by dressing? You may go from the city to city, looking for something interesting, original and similar features. Never forget that Spain is full of tourists: Americans, Italians, French, British women, but not Spanish. So, Spanish style can be characterized in the context of 2 parts: Spanish style in the cities and Spanish style in Barcelona. It is impossible to do in different way.
STYLE AND FASHION IN PROVINCES AND TOWNS
It is time to speak about style and dressing in Spanish cities and provinces. Their style is characterized as casual. The look is not glamorous, but often layered. This is an interesting fact: Italians look elegant, but Spanish women look sportive.
Young women wear stretched blue jeans with ugg boots or high boots. This style is comfortable and admirable. Nevertheless, Spanish women are not very slim. So, their stretched jeans look rather silly. Women do not wear heels, using platform.
It is interesting, but all women in the age of 60 wear similar clothes by style: short pink or beige sweater, black pants of original fit, boots, glasses and short hair. You may count! There is one more interesting moment: it happens that Spanish girls have deep thighs, but the most of aged women are slim and fitted.
As you know, local brands are popular. Pay attention to big size clothes: sweaters, cardigans, tunics – they are popular. Spanish women prefer wearing one thing above the other, combining sweater, poncho and cotton leggings.
Of course, black color is the main color in Spain. The weather is warm, but people prefer wearing black clothes. Pay attention to stylish combination of black and brown. You meet many women dressed in black clothes and brown shoes, or black clothes and brown bag. This is true, but Spanish style prefers mostly brown shoes.
Clothes and Accessories
Spanish girls really like wearing girls and women dressed in skirts and dresses. Of course, the dresses and skirts are midi, masterfully combined with black tights and platform shoes. NO heels! There is one more popular thing to wear - shorts. The shorts are usually worn for tights and leggings, as you like. Speaking about must have clothes for girls, every second women must have sunglasses and scarf. They wear scarf not for keeping warm, but necessary accessory even inside.
Spanish women do not like accessories, such as rings, bracelets and ear rings. Nevertheless, the samples of jewelry in the local shops are high class and high quality. It is better than Italian jewelry, indeed. It is interesting but Spanish women do not hunt for popular brands and fashion looks. Nevertheless, they have a unique quality to combine clothes for day or evening clothes set. The most of women that you meet in the street of Spanish provinces and towns are stylish and well-dressed. Their style is special, so-called casual elegance.
STYLE AND FASHION IN BARCELONA
Wow! Barcelona is a paradise for high-fashion and stylish people. If you want to meet new friends, who know everything about fashion, you should come to Barcelona. Their style is not Spanish. The city is full of different people from different countries of the world. They are Americans, English, French, Italians and others. So, the style in Barcelona is mixed. You know, there is a feeling that you read the pages of fashion magazine, one by one. You can find many interesting looks and crazy ideas.
By the way, you cannot understand but see the Spanish passion to wear clothes from Gusto Barcelona and Desigual. Desigual is much cheaper, of course. Every second women in the street (age of 20-40) wears clothes from Gusto Barcelona. The clothes are bright: black T-shirts, coats, dresses and jackets are decorated with bright houses, flowers, animals.
Barcelona Shopping Line
The best simple way to visit all popular trade points in the city is city bus. You should buy ticket for 10 EUR for Barcelona Shopping Line. It usually goes the route Port Vell - Raval - Ramblas - Ribera - Barri Gotic - Placa de Catalunya - Eixample - Passeig de Gracia - Rambla de Catalunya - Avinguda Diagonal. As you can see, the route takes you through the main important points: trade centers and shopping streets. The ticket is valid for one day. You can go out where you want, spend your time there, waiting for the next bus of the same route. It is really comfortable.
There is always a chance to make your route special and seriously shopping. You do not have to waste time for visiting cheap and standard shops. You may Hire aCar in Barcelona and get whenever you want to find the best exclusive shops on the go. There is nothing better than spontaneous things and emotions.
Barcelona is a real paradise for all who like vintage clothes. Firstly, you can find the street, where the most of vintage shops and boutiques are situated - Riera Baixa. There are many second-hand shops, gothic shops, HOLALA shops chain. All you need is going from one shop to another. The street is full of interesting shops. You cannot keep in memory all of them. It is not about only vintage. There are many extravagant show-rooms. Pay attention to Produit National Brut, for example. The assortment of unusual and original silver jewelry is impressively big.
Welcome to Glories Catalanes - city square, where you can find the oldest second-hand market in the city. Of course, it is said about Els Encants. The shop was opened in the 14th century. It is considered to be the biggest market in Europe. You can find vintage accessories here (pay attention to sun glasses), jewelry, second-hand clothes, vintage furniture and other artifacts for your collection.