Clarion Collection Hotel Tapto
Stockholm, 115 31
Phone: (46) 8 664 50 00
Fax: (46) 8 664 07 00
Although small in size, Aspingtons Antikvariat is well-stocked with books on a diverse range of subjects. This store, located on Västerlånggatan, sells both new as well as second-hand books. It's best selection concerns books on Topography and Theosophy. However, they keep only English and Swedish books.
Most of the clothes sold at Tant Gredelin's do not look as if they have been used, but they have. Take your time to browse and you're sure to discover some treasures. Well-known brands and famous designer clothes can be bought for a real steal. The store is named after Elsa Beskow's, children's book character, Tant Gredelin (Mrs. Purple), who always wore long, purple dresses. The store also sells good-quality children's clothes.
Bigbelly.se, caters exclusively to the pregnant woman. It has attractive everyday wear, such as jeans, T-shirts, comfortable dresses as well as lingerie. The collection also includes chic formal wear. But the most innovative offering is the selection of gowns and other party dresses, which are for hire. This works out to be really economical since most dresses would be too big post-pregnancy. The entire range can also be ordered via mail or Internet.
Fältöversten has been attracting shoppers for more than 25 years. With over 40 shops, a wide variety of items are sold here. It accommodates grocery stores as well as restaurants. You will also find a pharmacy, bank, post office and state liquor store.
Bokhandeln Studio is really a unique book store. Not only does it have books of unusual themes but also does not run for profit. Its books explore the concept of the universe and life, from a scientific as well as from theosophic point of view. There is a great collection on the philosopher, J. Krishnamurti. It is also well-stocked with books on Hinduism and Yoga.
Filippa Kihlborg, an award—winning Swedish designer, has made a name for herself in the arena of fashion. The clothes are not unwearable couture made out of funky materials. Elegant designs and high quality are her trademark. She also has a men's clothing line called Filippa K Man.
This is a haven for all shopaholics. With over 50 shops, Sturegallerian fulfills all your consumer needs from under one roof. The shops are pretty lavish and their displays quite tempting. You could spend all day just window-shopping. The confusing arrangement and addresses makes many loose their way more than once. After the exhausting tour of this mall, head to its Café Gateau-the pastries are divine.
Albert & Jack's will spoil you with choices. At any give time, their display is adorned with varieties of breads, sweet & savory pies, cakes, pastries and many other baked goods. Whether you wish to have a cup of coffee in peace or catch a quick lunch, Albert & Jack's is an ideal spot. You can also buy jams, cheeses, jellies, sauces and bread from here and enjoy an Albert & Jack's-style breakfast in the comforts of your own home. Their patio gives picturesque views of the Humlegården, and it should be explored on a clear day.
T-Jarlen is your one stop solution for all grocery requirements. It is here that you can find everyday products as well as unique items that you require while looking something special. They have an excellent selection of breads, cheeses and chocolates. Also, the place sells fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs. Ready to eat products like packed salads, soups and baked goods can also be found here. Their prices are moderate and the quality of their products is superlative, which is why T-Jarlen is a trusted name in the city.
Pukeberg Glassworks is a beautiful and spacious shop in Östermalm, where you will find the entire Pukeberg range of glassware. This includes vases, drinking glasses, bowls and glass sculptures which are delicate and amazingly beautiful. Also on display is trendy furniture, lighting and design. Look for their latest collections, which will include exquisite pieces. And while there, you could also probably relax in their cafe with some coffee and snacks. Please check the website for specific timings.
The pleasant Hedengrens Bokhandel has an extensive selection of books on its shelves. There are quite a few in English too and the collection on travel is impressive. The lower floor is circular, so you can comfortably take your time browsing through. Check for information on readings and lectures.
Even trees would be happy with this store, where paper is looked upon as a form of art. The collection consists of almost 4,000 articles. The numerous pieces of stationery are displayed as beautiful paintings, and the staff is ever-ready to help out. Svenskt Papper also organizes courses for those interested in paper artwork.