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Books in Stockholm

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 Stockholm

Systembolaget

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

WESC

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 Stockholm

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…
Department Store in Stockholm

NK

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…
Books in Stockholm

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…
Accessories in Stockholm

Grandpa

With a design inspired by the hotels of the French Riviera during the ’70s, Grandpa’s second Stockholm location is crammed with atmosphere, as well as artfully chosen vintage and faux-vintage clothing,…
Arts & Crafts in Stockholm

Svensk Slöjd

If you like the traditional Swedish wooden horses but want one that looks a little unique (or maybe you’d prefer a traditional wooden chicken instead?), check out this shop. It’s crammed with quirky hand-carved knic…
Arts in Stockholm

Svenskt Tenn

As much a museum of design as an actual shop, this iconic store is home to the signature fabrics and furniture of Josef Frank and his contemporaries. Browsing here is a great way to get a quick handle on what people…