Born in 2001 L'inde le Palais is an extraordinary luxury store that ties perfectly tradition and innovation.
Located in the famous Via dei Musei in a historic building in the center of Bologna, the space is designed as a multifunctional place that is spread over two floors covering an area of over 700 square meters where the most prestigious names in international PAP are presented, including : VALENTINO, CELINE, GUCCI, COMME DES GARCONS, VETEMENTS, GIVENCHY, ALAIA, etc.
Deus ex machina of the bold project is Jacopo Tonelli who conceived this special environment to be able to communicate in a different way: fashion, design and music, through a careful selection and creative visuals.
In the store gallery photographers / artists like Terry Richardson and Hubertus Von Hohenlohe presented their works special fashion events dedicated to John Galliano and Valentino took place. Next to the woman's boutique in December 2015 the men's store opened, a true niche of excellence in the extraordinary setting of the legendary Policardi tailoring atelier that in her Salon Versailles hosted the most elegant Italian customers by offering the legendary French fashion house from the belle epoque until the 1950s.
As in those times, the men's boutique offers a decisive and modern style through the creations of: DRIES VAN NOTEN, RICK OWENS, RAF SIMONS, etc. Rounding out the retail space you may find the food & drinks section L'Inde Café, posh meeting place for cocktails where to experience the Bologna nightlife with special DJ sets.
The e-commerce department launched in 2008 and it was a farsighted intuition that made the website one of the most visited in the fashion retail segment.
In April 2017 a prestigious showcase is added in the heart of Bologna shopping area , a new retail project is being developed in the famous "Galleria Cavour" ; the store is developed on 2 levels and is entirely dedicated to contemporary, childrenswear and activewear fashion for man, woman. A prelude to new projects becoming.
L'Inde le Palais is unique and exclusive experience rooted in an inimitable, costantly evolving contemporarity.