Rosa Clará History

It was in 1995 that Rosa Clará opened her first wedding dresses store in her home city: Barcelona. It was there that she started her journey as a leading bridal fashion brand. Discover it!

1995

Rosa Clará opens a ready-to-wear bridal fashion store on Paseo de Gracia in Barcelona, quickly becoming an industry success story

“(…) we started to create a different type of wedding dress, very simple pieces but utmost quality in terms of materials and fabrics” - Rosa Clará

Licensing starts with fashion designers like the Spanish designer Jesús del Pozo

1995
1997

First successful participations in international fashion shows: Milan, New York, Germany and England

1997
1997
1998-1999

The company’s first exclusive bridalwear stores in Spain

2000

First international customers: Italy

2000
2001

New headquarters open, covering over 5,000 m2 in Hospitalet de Llobregat (Barcelona)

Rosa Clará | 2001
2002

First collaboration with an international fashion designer and haute couture icon: Christian Lacroix

“We've always wanted the world to know about our collections - Rosa Clará
2002
2002
2003

Start of the brand’s international expansion, with exclusive Rosa Clará stores in Portugal and Mexico

First fashion show at Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week, the most prestigious bridal fashion event in the world

2003
2003
2005

Rosa Clará flagship store opens in Barcelona, specifically on one of the city’s main streets: the majestic Avenida Diagonal

2005
2006

Collaboration with the German designer Karl Lagerfeld, an international fashion icon, to produce and distribute his bridal collections worldwide

2006

Paula Echevarría wearing one of the company’s tailored designs on her wedding day. The actress and model was Rosa Clará’s first high-profile bride

2006
2007

Launch of the first Rosa Clará Cocktail collection Rosa Clará

2007
2007
2008

Subsidiary opens in New Jersey, USA

Rosa Clará flagship store opens in Madrid. The first wedding dress store in Madrid opens on the majestic Calle Velázquez, in the Salamanca district

2009

Rosa Clará exclusive store opens in Paris

2011

Rosa Clará receives the “IWEC - International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge” award from the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce

2012

Brand showroom opens in Sant Just (Barcelona), with 5,000 m2 of space to exhibit and display all Rosa Clará Group collections

Rosa Clará flagship store opens in Miami

Collaboration with the renowned Lebanese luxury fashion designer Zuhair Murad

2012
2014
2014

Rosa Clará Group headquarters open in Barcelona

Subsidiaries open in Brazil, Mexico and Canada

2015-2017

Subsidiaries open in Germany, the United Kingdom and France

2017

Exclusive stores open in Sao Paulo (Brazil), Lima (Peru) and Bogotá (Colombia)

2017
2019

Rosá Clara wins the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Elle International Bridal Awards

Rosa Clará flagship store opens in Mexico

2006

Rosa Clará flagship store opens in London

2019
2020
2020

25th anniversary of the Rosa Clará brand. 25 years of magic with approximately 140 exclusive stores and more than 4,000 points of sale in over 80 countries across all five continents. There are also subsidiaries in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Germany, the UK and France.

Dani Clará joins the company

2020
"This is a very special time for the house and for me personally, as my only son Dani has joined the company and is getting involved in this wonderful project" - Rosa Clará