Stockholm's best shops for women's clothes

- Your guide to the city’s top clothing stores for ladies’ fashion
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Are you looking for a new outfit for this weekend’s dinner? An elegant coat for the chilly fall? Or do you need to freshen up your entire wardrobe? Then you’re in the right city. There are plenty of excellent shops for women’s clothing in Stockholm where you can find both classic and trendy garments that suit your style. Go for timeless women’s fashion from well-known brands or find favorites among the season’s novelties. Dressy or casual – Stockholm is a stylish goldmine for women of all ages who want to shop for clothes.
Last updated: December 20, 2023

A luxurious and warm scarf that protects against the winter cold. A lovely dress for hot summer days. Or a well-tailored suit for long working days at the office. Dressing in well-designed clothes in quality materials, stylish shoes, and the right accessories gives you a special feeling – whether it’s for everyday life, a party, a social gathering, or a weekend walk in the park.

Women's clothing shops Stockholm
Stockholm is one of the best shopping cities in the world for women’s clothing – Photo: Thom Bradley/Unsplash

Find the right store for women’s clothes in Stockholm


Stockholm has a prominent place on the world’s fashion map. Swedish fashion has a strong position internationally, and few shopping cities beat the Swedish capital when it comes to stylish women’s clothing in top-quality. From Östermalm to Södermalm, from Kungsholmen to Vasastan – the city’s full of quality stores for those looking for something other than chains, fast fashion, and large-scale production.

In Stockholm you’ll find clothing stores for women that suit all tastes and lifestyles – from timeless classics to the latest trends. And if you want to be extra sustainable and invest in vintage clothing, there’s also an excellent selection of pre-loved garments, i.e. second-hand clothing stores.

But how do you find the right shop among all the clothing stores in town? Where are the clothes and brands that match your style and fit? To guide through the clothing jungle, we’ve put together a guide to Stockholm’s best stores for women’s clothing. Have a great time on your shopping tour!

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K&US

K&US - womenswear Stockholm
Find unique clothes in a timeless design made of natural fabrics at K&US

K&US is a women’s clothing store in Södermalm that offers slow fashion. In other words, clothes that are friendly to both people and the environment. Since 1994, they’ve provided women of all ages with timeless, sustainable, feminine, and colorful fashion. Unique, well-tailored, and made from pure natural materials such as wool, linen, silk, organic cotton, and viscose. Quality all the way. In their large, beautiful store in a historic art nouveau building in the middle of Hornsgatan, you can be inspired and browse among unique and well-tailored women’s clothing for everyday life and parties. Clothes that you can wear for a long time without them becoming outdated.

Whether you’re looking for a lovely cardigan for chilly winter days, a well-fitting linen shirt for work, or the perfect spring jacket, K&US offers what you’re seeking. The basis is their self-designed clothes, but the shop also offers products from other carefully selected brands. The extensive range includes everything you need for a complete wardrobe – blouses, shirts, dresses, tunic dresses, trousers, skirts, sweaters, tops, blazers, jackets, and much more. In addition, you’ll find stylish shoes (including handmade espadrilles from Portugal), bags in vegetable-tanned leather, and jewelry. Everything with delicate shapes and ingenious details – sophisticated bohemian as they call it themselves.

The concept has been a hit among their customers, and it’s hard not to get the urge to buy when you enter this Södermalm gem. Today, K&US has a lot of regulars, and many have been loyal to them since the start. In addition to the lovely clothes, the service is very appreciated. Among other things, shortening is included in the price, and there’s a sewer on site ready to help you make changes. If you can’t visit the store, there is also an online shop.

Hornsgatan 68, Södermalm

Ewa i Walla

Ewa i Walla Gamla stan
Ewa i Wallas’s store in Old Town

Ewa i Walla was founded in 2002 by the designer Ewa Iwalla, and since then, this Swedish design brand has grown rapidly. With a creative and unique design, carefully picked details, and durable natural quality materials like linen, silk, wool, and cotton, they have taken the world by storm. Today, the store’s clothes are sold in 18 countries, and their store and showroom in Stockholm is located on the popular Västerlånggatan in Old Town (Gamla stan). In a lovely atmosphere with worn wooden floors, charming furniture, and raw stone walls, you’re enchanted by wonderful clothes, shoes, and accessories. And if you can’t get to the shop, all products are available online in their webshop.

The brand’s style can be described as bohemian romantic, where the inspiration is drawn from Swedish romantic peasant, the 19th century, and haute couture. Layer-on-layer and unexpected combinations are an essential part of the expression, and the garments have a timeless design that highlights the personality of the wearer, regardless of the latest trends. Ewa i Walla releases two main collections per year, one for spring/summer and one for autumn/winter. These are complemented by several special collections with limited edition garments. The range includes dresses, blouses, tunic dresses, trousers, skirts, jackets, coats, vests, and everything else you might need (and want). In addition, you can buy interior decor items such as bedding, pillowcases, and curtains.

Västerlånggatan 35, Old Town

Big & Trendy

Find stylish and trendy clothes in larger sizes at Big & Trendy
Big & Trendy on Kungsholmen is an inspiring clothing store for women in the middle of life, with high-quality clothes for all occasions, both everyday life and parties. This is the place to go if you’re looking for larger-size clothes. The store focuses on sizes 42-54, and the selection includes many brands and styles. Browse sweaters, blouses, tops, shirts, tunics, dresses, cardigans, pants, jackets, jewelry, scarves, and bags. Most of the range is handpicked from carefully selected suppliers, and the garments are usually only available in a small number.

The shop staff, Suzanne and Christina, have extensive experience in fashion and clothing. They’re happy to provide tips and advice to help you find the perfect outfit for your personality. With full knowledge of plus size models, which garments are best suited to short people, how to dress if you’re tall, and everything else, you and your style are in good hands. And many returning customers prove that their personalized service is appreciated. So check out Big & Trendy to find the right garment in the right color and the right shape.

Kungsholmsgatan 15, Kungsholmen

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Ströms

Ströms is one of the city’s true institutions for classic style clothing and one of the absolute best stores for women’s clothing in Stockholm. You’ll find them in a prime location at the famous intersection of Kungsgatan/Sveavägen, and since 1906 they have been dressing women and men in carefully selected top-quality fashion clothing from the best brands. Both the women’s department and their menswear offer well-tailored garments with a high degree of fashion and excellent fit.

At Ströms, you will find jumpers, shirts, blouses, outerwear, trousers, jeans, t-shirts, skirts, dresses, and anything else you might want to upgrade your wardrobe. In addition, the extensive range includes stylish shoes and accessories. Among the exclusive brands are Max Mara, Rodebjer, Busnel, By Malene Birger, Stenströms, Ida Sjöstedt, Polo Ralph Lauren, Acne Studios, Barbour, Emporio Armani, and Diane von Furstenberg. The store also offers personal shopping, made-to-measure and is happy to provide advice and tips regarding style and clothing. Today, Ströms is one of Europe’s leading premium clothing stores, and for those who prefer to buy women’s fashion online, there’s also an excellent webshop.

Kungsgatan 38, Norrmalm/City

Tam Tam Queens

The small women’s store Tam Tam Queens is a unique shop with a large number of loyal customers who have been part of Kungsholmen’s shopping scene for many years. The store is filled with a mixed range of clothes, bags, and accessories. Stylish and comfortable garments that are often bursting with color. Flowers and art on the walls create a lovely store atmosphere, and every corner feels well thought out. If you walk by on the street, it’s hard not to notice the inviting shop window.

Tam Tam Queen’s brands come from all over the world. Some examples are Dolcezza, Joseph Ribkoff, Monari, NÜ Denmark, Frank Lyman, and Para Mi. If you want an extra luxurious shopping experience, you can book lovely mingling evenings with your friends or colleagues. You’ll be treated to wine and snacks and get store discounts.

Hantverkargatan 21, Kungsholmen

NK

In Sweden’s largest and most luxurious department store Nordiska Kompaniet, you can find Stockholm’s – and certainly the country’s – largest cluster of quality fashion shops for women’s clothing. In other words, NK is a complete shopping mecca for those who want to buy luxurious and elegant designer garments from Swedish and international fashion-leading brands. Here’s a varied and exclusive assortment of trendy, quality clothes for all styles, from blazers and shirts to underwear and socks. And everything else in between. Plus, designer bags, accessories, shoes, and jewelry. Relaxed, oversize, and rock style – or classic, tailored, and dressed. NK has it all.

Get inspired and find your new fashion favorites in brand stores and concept stores such as ba&sh, Balenciaga, Boss Womenswear, Burberry, By Malene Birger, Claudie Pierlot, Gant, Hermès, J.Lindeberg Sport, Levi’s, lululemon, Max Mara, Odd Molly, Saint Laurent, and Valentine. And don’t forget NK’s own stores with everything from clothes to accessories such as hats, sunglasses, and watches. In short, you’ll find must-haves for all occasions – from everyday life and work to parties and events. Or why not comfortable sportswear for the yoga session? NK is simply a natural shopping destination for those who want to shop for women’s clothing in Stockholm city. And if you also need to shop for children’s clothes, head to NK Kids & Teens.

Hamngatan 18–20, Norrmalm/City

Filippa K

Filippa K Stockholm
Filippa K offers simple yet stylish garments loved by many

Filippa K is a well-known Swedish fashion brand for women (and men) that offers stylish garments with a clean and simple design for a modern lifestyle. This is where you should go when you’re looking for timeless, high-quality basics that work for all occasions. The brand was founded in 1993 and has since expanded at a rapid speed internationally. Today, the simple but confident style that distinguishes Filippa K appeals to consumers worldwide who want to build a stylish and reliable foundation wardrobe with everything from shirts and blouses to trousers and jeans. Today there are around 50 brand stores, and the clothes are sold in 20 countries.

In Stockholm, you’ll find Filippa K in four top locations – on the famous shopping streets Biblioteksgatan and Grev Turegatan, as well as in the department stores NK and Åhléns City. Here you can browse among ready-to-wear fashion and accessories that give you endless opportunities to mix and match. Filippa K’s products are easy to combine with other garments you have at home – whether your wardrobe is full of Scandinavian minimalism or happy colors and patterns. Sustainability is high on the brand’s agenda, so it’s important that the clothes you buy have a timeless design and last for a long time – both physically and style-wise. Among other things, they strive to use materials from responsible producers and recycled materials in their manufacturing as much as possible.

4 addresses (click to see)
Biblioteksgatan 2, Norrmalm/City
Grev Turegatan 18, Östermalm
NK, Hamngatan 18–20, Norrmalm/City
Åhléns City, Klarabergsgatan 50, Norrmalm/City

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Jacobssons Damkonfektion

In the middle of Stockholm city, on Kungsgatan close to both the Central Station and the square Hötorget, you’ll find Jacobssons Damkonfektion, one of the city’s classic women’s clothing stores. At its current address, this long-standing family business has been housed since 1945, and the company has existed for more than 160 years. An impressive fashion journey, to say the least, so this store really knows fashion and womenswear inside and out. In the personal and welcoming store (plus online), you’ll find everything you need for everyday life and parties. Some examples are a large selection of trousers and jeans from Gerry Weber, Gardeur and Brax, knitwear from Sibin/Linnebjerg, Ivko, and Mansted, as well as lovely dresses from Camilla Thulin and Stockholms klänningsfabrik.

When it comes to service, Jacobssons is among the top of the class, and the experienced and friendly staff offer knowledge, advice, and involvement beyond the ordinary. They know how clothes should fit and are always happy to help you find the right garment for the right occasion. In other words, it’s a safe bet for those eager to buy some nice clothes. Jacobssons’ ambition is to be one of Stockholm’s best women’s clothing stores, and with a complete range and top-class personal service, they’re doing a fantastic job. It’s no surprise that the dressing rooms are constantly packed with both loyal regulars and new customers. The store also offers extra services such as personal shopping and tailoring. In addition, the fashion store is a good choice for those looking for women’s clothing in larger sizes as there are garments up to size 48.

Kungsgatan 53, Stockholm

Känsla och smak

Känsla och smak is run by mother and daughter and has two stores for women’s clothing in Stockholm – in Vasastan and Södermalm. Their concept is fashion for women in the middle of life – for everyday life and party. And that describes well what you’ll find here. In the large selection of women’s fashion, there are clothes for all occasions – work, leisure, and celebrations – but above all for your daily life, things you usually need the most. The products are selected with great care and focus on quality and sustainability. Simply clothes that you should be able to wear for a long time.

Känsla och smak is a retailer for around 50 brands in women’s fashion, including LauRie, Brax, Camilla Thulin, Masai, Ralston, Gerry Weber, and SibinLinnebjerg. Here you can find everything for your wardrobe, but the store specializes in trousers and offers, for example, miracle trousers from LauRie, jeans from Mac and Brax, and stylish trousers from Joseph Ribkoff. Personal service and treatment are important, and the friendly and experienced staff are happy to help you with tips and advice for the perfect outfit. And if you can’t get to one of the stores, there’s also an online store.

Karlbergsvägen 16, Vasastan
Swedenborgsgatan 2, Södermalm

Gudrun Sjödén

Gudrun Sjödén women's clothing
Gudrun Sjödén designs colorful clothes for all women that last season after season – Photo: Gudrun Sjödén

The multiple award-winning designer Gudrun Sjödén is one of Sweden’s true fashion icons. She opened her first store back in 1976, and since then, the clothing brand that bears her name has grown into an empire. The brand’s concept – comfortable and colorful garments in natural materials with a Scandinavian design expression – has been a recipe for success and has a huge number of fans worldwide. Today, Gudrun Sjödén is Sweden’s largest fashion exporter after H&M. The clothes are currently sold in more than 70 countries, and the brand has 22 concept stores in seven different countries, including the USA, Great Britain, and Germany.

In Stockholm, you’ll find the stores in three locations – city, Old Town, and Södermalm. In lovely surroundings, you can shop among the unique and creative clothing collections where color, shape, gorgeous prints, and a personal feeling are at the center. In short, it’s clothes that stand out and make you happy. Tops, blouses, trousers, skirts, dresses, cardigans, and jumpers are just some of the products in the range. Gudrun Sjödén’s garments are also great for layering, made of organic cotton, and suit women of all ages. If you want to find older collections at good prices, there’s also an outlet, Gudrun’s Lagerbutik, in Årsta. In addition to clothes, the brand offers homeware.

4 addresses (click to see)
Regeringsgatan 30, Norrmalm/City
Stora Nygatan 33, Old Town
Götgatan 44, Södermalm
Upplagsvägen 1, Årsta

Have a great time in Stockholm’s women’s clothing stores


There you have our guide to fashion and women’s clothing stores in Stockholm. We hope you find stores that suit you and clothing that feels like your style – whether it’s a comfortable t-shirt for everyday life or the perfect black dress for the New Year’s party. To quote Rachel Zoe: “Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak.” So get out on the town and find your style. Stockholm will deliver, guaranteed!

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