Storgatan 6, Stockholm, SE, 11451
- Phone: (46) 8 667 09 10
- Fax: (46) 8 667 12 54
MEGA happens to be Northern Europe's largest record store. It has a varied selection of music from all genres. On the top floor, you will find a small selection of books comprising of popular new titles and modern classics. The lower floor is for games and CD-ROMs.
A visit to this indoor market is like taking a culinary trip around the world. Fish, meat, cheese, coffee, tea, bread, spices, flowers, exotic specialties and delicacies—you will find it all here at Hötorgshallen. There is also an outdoor market, which offers a variety of fruits and vegetables, all at very reasonable prices. The most fun part of this shopping experience though, is the haggling! Please check site for details on timings.
At Twilfit, you will find it all—jackets, trousers, shirts as well as skirts and the in-house brand is definitely worth checking out every season. The lingerie collection, Everybodies, offers underwear in all colors, styles and designs. If this is not enough, ready-made sets and lingerie from brands other than Twilfit's are also sold here.
This store has something for all—men, women as well as children. KappAhl has stores in Finland, Norway and Poland also. It offers a wide range of blouses, skirts, and lingerie for women. For men, there are trousers, shirts and t-shirts. The store is especially popular among those who wear larger sizes.
Buttericks is a tourist attraction. Here you can find everything you need to pull off practical jokes. False hands, fake sugarcubes and the like. There is also stuff for fancy dress parties, like wigs, masks, make-up, fangs, and fake blood. The biggest queue of wannabe vampires can be found here on the day before Halloween.
Vero Moda is a well-known brand and has three stores in the city. Located in Norway and Finland also, Vero Moda's primary focus is women's wear. There is a vast collection of women's trousers, skirts, shirts and cardigans. The clothes are trendy and very comfortable. You'll have clothes to suit all budgets here. One can pick out party, office as well as casual wear.
Greta Garbo worked in the millinery department here at PUB from 1920 to 1922. It's one of the most popular department stores in Stockholm; the boutiques and departments generally sell mid-range clothing and good-quality housewares. What used to be mega store in two big buildings has now been converted into an arcade with several small shops. There is a small bookstore, several clothes shops and lingerie shops. You will also find a record shop, a café, a stationery, make-up and beauty products outlets.
Adam & Eva is located on one of Stockholm's primary shopping streets, Drottninggatan. It is a shopping gallery aimed at the younger generation. The café's TV monitors are tuned to MTV, and the shops primarily focus on teen fashion trends.
NK, also known as "The Great Department Store," has everything the high end shopper is looking for if he or she wants to dress to impress. Brand name designers, jewelers, crystal, chocolate, books and boutiques can all be found in this super store. As if it's merchandise wasn't impressive enough, NK also hosts over a dozen different restaurants, cafes and bars within its vicinity. So whether you are looking for a place to share a glass of wine, a place to stop in for a relaxing, quick lunch or dinner or even do some grocery shopping, NK is your one stop shop. -Geena Stellato
Nordiska Kompaniet is probably the best known department store in Stockholm. The clothing department houses the boutiques of top designers, such as Jean-Paul Gaultier, Paul Smith and Donna Karan. Located on the top floor is a small bookstore and café and on the ground floor you'll find a bakery and delicatessen. The pastries at the bakery have left many a visitor coming back for more.
This clothes chain has several branches spread over Stockholm. Lindex specializes in lingerie for older women. A wide selection of lingerie in different colors, styles and sizes is available. Lindex also has everyday wear, children's clothes, cosmetics and accessories. The prices here are very reasonable. Check out the latest swimwear collection...very trendy.
Gallerian is possibly Stockholm's most visited and biggest shopping center. It is located near both Åhléns City and the popular Kungsträdgården Park. With over a million visitors every month, this place is always bustling with activity. Clothing, shoes, toys, and electronics are just a few of the items sold here. It has several restaurants and cafés too. Many events are also frequently organized here.