Amsterdam has a lot of cool shopping and small art galleries.
360Volt is a small basement shop at Prinsengracht 397, very close to the Andaz hotel. It has the most fantastic and vast collection of industrial designed products, and are specialized in the factory-, enamel- and industriallamps. All items are restored for international standards.
If we have had the room in the car, we would have brought some of them home!
Later on, we found out that the have a wepshop, and they ship to denmark – soon there will be boxes comming…
Pictures of 360volt.com are borrowed with courtesy of unlimitedcollective.co.uk
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For design lovers we found the shop Options, which is located in Damrak 49 – 1012 LL Amsterdam.
OPTIONS! is a department store located in central Amsterdam for lovers of beautiful things, fun, handmade, good design and interesting stories.
Items that they sell are lovingly selected by the team itself and sourced from creatives, students and friends all over the world. The store stocks an extensive range, from design gifts, stationery, ceramics, furniture, clothing and magazines to bespoke products from upcoming and established international interior and fashion designers. A great place to find the frontrunners in modern design…
OPTIONS! offers accommodation at their hotel, Hotel The Exchange where rooms are designed in collaboration with the Amsterdam Fashion Institute. Check their homepage and be inspired, on how to spend more money on either design or sleeping in a cool enviroment.
Japanese architect Jo Nagasaka designed a collection of Flat Tables especially for OPTIONS!
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The Art Shop
The Art Shop in Amsterdam Center at Leidsegracht 104, Amsterdam is very exciting for those who likes art. There is a lot of different styles and art pieces, try to take a look at Guy Olivier, he really caught our attention!
Picture is borrowed with courtesy of expo.guyolivier.nl
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