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Timeless Style For Youngsters With Character
Snuggled in a quiet corner of Mokotów, Muppetshop reveals itself slowly and discreetly: not here the riot of baubles and plastic and Made in China trinkets, instead, this is a store with style. Billed as a concept store for the young – both in age and spirit – it...
Catwalk Queen

Catwalk Queen

Features 6 March 2015 0

Hailed for her originality and nonchalant, sophisticated style, Agi Jensen is part of a new breed of fashion designer putting Warsaw on the map… How did it all start… I lived abroad for eight years, first in Copenhagen and then Dublin: two distinct cultures with their own sense of...
Wonders by GailLu

Wonders by GailLu

Shopping 25 February 2015 0

Find two sides to GaliLu’s coin: first, as a fashion store (Mokotowska 28), trading upmarket labels from the likes of Oyuna and Enzo Firenze. Its second function is that of a perfumery (Mokotowska 26) specializing in scents, bath and body, skincare and hair products. Filled with rare find fragrances,...
Chocs Away!

Chocs Away!

Features 13 February 2015 0

Warsaw’s top chocolate stores revealed… Karmello (ul. Chmielna 11, karmello.pl) ‘Taste is personal, quality is not’, or so rings the Karmello motto. Specializing in boutique chocolate, pralines, macaroons and suchlike, further points are awarded for their ability to fulfill special, personalized orders. Krakowska Manufaktura Czekolady (ul. Marszałkowska 84, chocolate.krakow.pl)...
Flower Power

Flower Power

Features 11 February 2015 0

Because nothing says, “I love you” more… Bukieciarnia  (ul. Mokotowska 41) Just about the cutest little florist you’ll find, Bukieciarnia set the pace with flower arrangements for all seasons and occasions. Stunning floral arrangements are complimented by a range of odds and ends inside a store decked out like a...
Bombki Away

Bombki Away

Features 20 December 2014 0

Tree not looking right? Check out these Insider favs to add something special this year. Bombkarnia (ul. Emilii Plater 47, bombkarnia.pl) Founded in 2006 by Małgorata Esse, Bombkarnia’s success has been such that their baubles found themselves in the official gift packs given to President Obama and Nicolas Sarkozy....
Gifts For Kids

Gifts For Kids

Features 10 December 2014 0

Smyk and Toys “R” Us are unavoidable with an 8-year-old to please, but an interactive monster called Xeno will not be stuffing her stocking! I still believe a thoughtful gift is sourced locally and that the last minute dash and panic buying session is all part of that Christmas...
Top Timepieces

Top Timepieces

Features 22 November 2014 0

Time is man’s invention and here are top six places to buy the best watches in town. Czas Luxusu Nowy Świat 52, czasluxusu.pl Czas Luxusu deal diamonds and pearls, but their true specialty is watches: Rolex, Breitling, Patek Philippe, Audemars Piquet and more. Hermitage Boutique pl. Piłsudskiego 1, hermitage.pl...
Powiśle Now

Powiśle Now

Features 21 November 2014 1

Once a decrepit no-man’s land, Powiśle has matured into the area all others aspire to be: welcome, you might say, to the future of Warsaw. (Text: Alex Webber | Photos: Kevin Demaria)  Not that far back in time the streets of central Powiśle were best skirted. Not because they were...
Muppetshop

Muppetshop

Features 12 November 2014 0

Snuggled in a quiet corner of Mokotów, Muppetshop reveals itself slowly and discreetly: not here the riot of baubles and plastic and Made in China trinkets, instead, this is a store with style. Billed as a concept store for the young – both in age and spirit – it...

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