The History of B. Garbo

The Beginning ….

And The Future

Founded in 1977, originally only a wholesale manufacturer of shirts, B. Garbo naturally opened its first location in Paris in the heart of the Marais.

Originally named Bernard Garbo, the first store opened with its creator driven by attention to detail and a selection of choice materials. He drew his inspiration from 1930s cinema and acclaimed actress of the time, Greta Garbo. It was the golden age of Hollywood, a period of masculine chic, and it animated him to to create elegant and modern collections.

In 2006, Joël and Alexandre Gaillardin bought the brand.

2010:  Opening of a second B. Garbo store in Boulogne Billancourt.

2014:  The creation of a new point of sale store on Boulevard Malesherbes

2017:  B. Garbo opens their fourth store in Neuilly sur Seine.

2018:  The first shop outside of Paris and its region is opened in Lyon, France

Original Store