The incredible Ett Hem hotel in Lärkstaden has put together a beautiful, small, stitched guide that chronicles their favourite interior design shops, fashion boutiques, galleries, gardens and bakeries. We thought we would share some insightful snippets with you here - the style guide to Stockholm.
For interiors shops, Asplund in trendy Östermalm is a typically Scandinavian affair with cool contemporary designs that have won it a place on the Elle Decoration Swedish Design Awards 2016, with Horizon Field by Mattias Stenberg winning Best Carpet.
Sibyllegatan 31, 114 42 Stockholm
Monday - Friday: 11:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 11:00 - 16:00
For 21st century furniture as well as smaller accessories for both yourself and your home, seek out interior designers, Svenskt Tenn, also in Östermalm. This stylish mecca was founded in 1924 and is most known for its revered Josef Frank fabrics.
Strandägen 5, 114 51 Stockholm
Monday – Friday: 10:00 – 18:30
Saturday: 10:00 – 17:00
Sunday: 11:00 – 16:00
Galleries that are recommended by the curatorial eye of Ett Hem are the Galleri Magnus Karlsson, found in the City and renowned for showing work of emerging artists, both Swedish and international.
Fredsgatan 12, 111 52 Stockholm
A more exclusive option and only for the most serious of buyers is the Galleri Andréhn-Schiptjenko, in Vastan; only by appointment it is one of the leading galleries in Scandinavia and represents both emerging and already established contemporary artists.
Hudiksvallsgatan 8, 113 30 Stockholm
Tuesday – Friday: 11:00 - 18:00
Saturday: 12:00 - 16:00
Sundays, Mondays and on public holidays closed
Two diverse parks suggested by Ett Hem are the Rosendal on the island of Djurgarden, with a main purpose of presenting organic culture to people, and also Hagaparken, Sweden’s example of an English garden where Crown Princess Victoria lives with husband Daniel and child Estelle.
Rosendal, Rosendalsvägen 49, 115 21 Stockholm / Hagaparken, 169 70 Solna
Tuesday – Sunday: 11:00 – 16:00
Closed from December 22 to February 4
For a fabulous bakery try Riddarbageriet, which is where Ett Hem buy all their produce.
Riddargatan 15, 114 57 Stockholm
For high fashion shopping it has to be Natalie Schuterman, in the City, a mecca for the likes of Celine, Chloé and Balenciaga.
Birger Jarlsgatan 5, 111 45 Stockholm
Monday-Friday: 10:30 - 18:30
Saturday: 11:00 - 17:00
Then stay at Ett Hem and suffuse your whole stay in beauty, style and laid back Scandi cool.