Affordable design trinkets
The hub of contemporary design, the mecca of the enthusiasts of shapes - Rododendron. Their selection includes jewels, lomography, products made of paper and real works of art. A peculiarity of the shop is that children’s desires can also be fulfilled with storybooks and toys. It’s a kind of magical cave, where lovers of design will for sure take their time.
1052 Budapest, Semmelweis utca 19.
Phone: +36 70 419-532 / www.rododendronart.com
Hidden souvenir shop with “just because” gift
Forma doesn’t only satiate the craving of addicts of little objects with baubles made by Hungarian and foreign designers but anybody who drops by for a gift without the slightest idea as to what to buy. The occasion? Could be a birthday, an anniversary or nothing in particular. Accessories, ornaments, useless but lovable knickknacks will greet you here wherever you look.
1054 Budapest, Ferenciek tere 4.
Phone: +36 1 266-5053 / www.forma.co.hu
An assortment of design near Astoria
Another treasure trove of design that calls itself plainly a design general store is Insitu. It offers a more carefully selected list of items, you can find a number of different clothes, watches and other accessories. It’s easy to divert a little in the direction of the shop near Astoria whenever you’re downtown.
1053 Budapest, Múzeum krt. 7.
Phone: +36 1 266-3080 / www.insitu.hu