The newest shops in Amsterdam you want to check out!
More often I see friends around me shopping online. And let’s be honest: awfully handy course! But if you ask me there is nothing like visiting a real store. Whether it is a fashion boutique, concept store or vintage shop. Just to stroll around, feel and see everything. Last year several new shops opened up in our city and in this blog we share the 15 best shops in Amsterdam of 2015!
Robins Hood >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
We already knew that there are several nice spots in the Jordaan. But the Jordaan has become even better with concept store Robins Hood! Here they sell crazy urban items. Authentic products, preferably locally produced and fair trade.
Read the blog about Robins Hood here >>
All the Luck in the World
Recently opened: the third location of All the Luck in the World! Located in Amsterdam East and now with a coffee bar! For the new location, the owners got inspired by the beauty of nature. So expect furniture made by both young and established designers who work with natural materials.
Read the blog about All The Luck in the World here >>
Apivita >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
Sometimes you want to shop for your body! At beauty salon and store Apivita you can get a facial treatments but also buy nice things for your face, hair and body. Here they work with natural products and it is much better for your skin because no artificial additives are involved.
Read the blog about Apivita here >>
Draagbaar is a hairdresser, shop and gallery in one. This spot in Amsterdam East combines all the good! Here they know how to cut and colour your hair. But the owners also offer new designers a place to sell their stuff. From gadgets for your home to jewelry. And from furniture to clothing. Brands that are not sold at other places in Amsterdam.
Read the blog about Draagbaar here >>
Marvin >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
Many nice spots in West, but what was missing was a nice store to buy gifts. Luckily we now have Marvin! Here they sell all kinds of kitchen stuff. Delicious olive oil, bubbles, tea jugs, kitchen aprons and nice cards. And if you’re here at the shop… they serve coffee from Bocca and you can enjoy lunch from a buffet!
Read the blog about Marvin here >>
We are labels
They opened not to long ago on the Raadhuisstraat: We Are Labels! A fashion store where both men and women can take their chances. Here you will find luxury basics of mainly international brands. And all of good quality, fine fabrics and both trendy and classic items. Think of brands like Cheap Monday, Dr. Denim, Modström and Second Female.
Read the blog about We Are Labels here >>
The Fragrance store >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
Looking for something special? And are you fond of nice perfumes? Then The Fragrance Store in De Pijp may be a nice store for you! A small perfumery specialised in very unique scents that are not mainstream and are hard to find. With scents of which you can be 99% sure no one else at a party or dinner will be wearing the same.
Read the blog about The Fragrance Store here >>
Ou. boutique by Val + Rose
One of the best neighbourhoods to shop is the Nine Streets. OU. Boutique by Val + Rose is a new store there. A mini-department store with comfortable and chic brands like Amator, Love Stories and Alchemist. Extra fun: here they also sell clothes for the little ones. And if that wasn’t enough… OU. is also a city street spa!
Read the blog about OU. Boutique by Val + Rose here >>
Nieuwbakken >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
In this atelier in West you can find unique items for your home. From furniture to home accessories and from photos to plants. Most products are used and after a makeover sold in the store. And even if you’re looking for a custom made item they can help you at Nieuwbakken!
Read the blog about Nieuwbakken here >>
Where you can also shop for home items is Het Huysraat. This design shop opened a concept store in Amsterdam where you go for some inspiration. Het Huysraat collaborates with different brands and each product tells its own story. From Dutch to Scandinavian brands.
Read the blog about the Huysraat here >>
Gathershop >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
For unique, handcrafted items you need to go to Gathershop. That cute little shop on the Van Woustraat is full of goodies created by (yet) unknown designers and brands. Such as interior items, jewelry and bags. So you’re sure to come up with something special at home!
Read the blog about Gathershop here >>
In De Pijp concept store Kolifleur is nice to go to. Here they sell second-hand (design) clothing, jewelry, bags from young Dutch designers, vintage furniture and vases. All items are inspired by cities like London, Berlin and Stockholm.
Read the blog about Kolifleur here >>
Wildernis >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
Whether you like gardening or not… Wildernis is fun! In this store you can find nice plants and pots for at home. Are you going for a cactus (useful and trendy) or something else? Here they have it all!
Read the blog about Wildernis here >>
Let’s be honest: the name TITS doesn’t seem like a fit name for a cool store. But did you know that T.I.T.S. stands for ‘this is the shit’? And TITS is the shit because the store is full of cool fashion items, luxury basics, accessories and beauty products. So a fun concept store in West! Shopping with your boyfriend? He can rest in the “boyfriend-corner” while he drinks a cup of coffee of Lot Sixty One!
Read the blog about TITS here >>
Geitenwollenwinkel >> nicest shops in Amsterdam of 2015
A concept store where everything that’s for sale is sustainable. And that sustainable is not just for boring people becomes clear here at Geitenwollenwinkel. It’s a name that doesn’t really translate in English. The name of the store kind of refers to those people who wear woollen socks in their birckenstocks. Well, the GeitenwollenWinkel is all but boring!
Read the blog about Geitenwollenwinkel here >>
Anne de Buck
- Amsterdam Tips -
- Stay -
Looking for a budget proof stay that still looks great? Then Generator Hostel is your spot!Check the rates >>
This lifestyle hotel is located on Herengracht in the Canal District and also loved by locals.Check the rates >>
- Package deals -
Tulips at Keukenhof
One of the most Instagrammable places in Holland during this season!Get that Insta-photo >>
One of the coolest museums on the Museum Square with art from Banksy and other modern artists.Get tickets for € 13,50 >>
- To Do -
Bike tours & rental
Experience Amsterdam like a local and rent a bike or book a bike tour for the real Dutch experience.Rent a bike from € 5,- >>
This new experience with unique and colourful installations is the Instagram hit of Amsterdam.Book a time slot >>