Art in Malmö

Gustus Butik & Galleri

This delightful shop and gallery showcases primarily Swedish and Danish artists; the upstairs gallery is set in an atmospheric beamed room which dates back over 400 years. Although the exhibition changes every three…
Books in Södermalm

The English Bookshop

Excellent bookshop with secondhand and new titles, storytelling for kids, regular book signings (including Nell Zink of The Wallcreeper fame), writing workshops, and plenty of seating space for perusing the pages.
Mall in Stockholm

Mall of Scandinavia

Opened in November 2015, this modern, spacious mall houses 224 stores and features some of the best known Swedish and international brands including Björn Borg, Naturkompaniet and J. Lindeberg. Mall of Scandinavia a…
Alcohol in Norrmalm


A central branch of the state-run liquor store, this outlet of System Bolaget offers occasional tastings.
Fashion & Accessories in Norrmalm


This street-smart label got started by dressing up underground artists and musos. In less than a decade, it’s become one of Sweden’s fashion big guns, opening up stores from Seoul to Beverly Hills (act…
Clothing in Kungsholmen

Frank Form

Fetching interior design, fashion and jewellery you’re unlikely to find elsewhere in town, including pieces from the UK, Spain and the Czech Republic. Pick up slinky guys’ sweaters from Basque label Lo…
Arts & Crafts in Visby


Forty-three million years ago, Gotland was covered by tropical seas and coral reefs. The result, today, is that it is a paradise for fossil hunters. This small shop specialises in selling jewellery made from fossils…
Department Store in Norrmalm


An ultra-classy department store founded in 1902, NK (Nordiska Kompaniet) is a city landmark – you can see its rotating neon sign from most parts of Stockholm. You'll find top-name brands and several nice cafes, and…
Arts & Crafts in Mora

Nils Olsson Hemslöjd

The best-known Dala horses come from Nusnäs, about 10km southeast of Mora. The two biggest workshops are Nils Olsson Hemslöjd and Grannas A Olsson Hemslöjd, where you can watch the carving and painting, then buy up …
Books in Gamla Stan

Science Fiction Bookshop

In some ways this seems an unlikely location for a science fiction–fantasy comic bookshop, but in other ways it makes perfect sense. Regardless, this is the place to come for comics and graphic novels both mainstrea…