Berlin is a city with a very distinctive and characteristic atmosphere. You can feel the unpleasant history of the city and Berlin’s rawness reflects that feeling. But in contrast to a bleak history, the city also has a lot of beautiful things to see and experience, for example, the shopping areas and stores. These stores are all different from what we see every day and have a very modern atmosphere. Here are 5 of the best places to shop when you are in Berlin.
Voo Store is a concept space located in the heart of Berlin Kreuzberg and covers 300 square meters of a courtyard space. Voo translates a personal vision of Berlin through a careful selection of local and international designers and products. Voo carries brands like Philip Lim, Acne Studios, Marni and Raf Simons.
No74 is adidas’ first select store worldwide. No74 carries all adidas brands including Y-3. adidas by Stella McCartney and adidas Originals and all its collaborations. The store also hosts multiple events and installations every year.
Firmament is a much-loved store amongst male fashionheads. The shop sells labels like Dime, Acronym, Wtaps and Patta. They also have the greatest window presentations including special Nike installations.
Superconscious is a concept store that offers high streetwear fashion while maintaining a down to earth approach. They are located in the most hyped neighborhood of Berlin: Mitte. The minimal interior was designed by architect Plamen Botev and unlike many other stores on this list, they also offer a unique collection of women’s streetwear.
SOTO opened in 2010 and stocks hard-to-find brands like Dries van Noten, Han Kjobenhavn and Raf Simons. The brand names range all across the world from Europe and Asia to North-America. SOTO is one of the most prominent streetwear stores in Berlin.