The 10 Best Design Stores in Vienna

The 10 Best Design Stores in Vienna

  1. Wier

    Wier, a funky little shop tucked in a cellar just off of the city’s main shopping strip, is what resulted after a couple of talented artisans met each other at a designer’s market. After many years as nomadic stallholders at…

    Neubaugürtel 4, 1070 Vienna

  2. Répertoire

    Returning to Vienna after having lived and worked as a graphic designer in Paris for the majority of her life, co-owner Mimi Hofmann opened Répertoire in November 2013. Within 9 months, Hofmann and company converted a run-down…

    Otto-Bauer-Gasse 9 , 1060 Vienna

  3. Volta

    Graphic designer Nela opened her petite gem of a store Volta in April 2014. It is located at the base of Berggasse, in an area that has experienced a renaissance with the recent opening of a new university building nearby, and…

    Berggasse 27, 1090 Vienna

  4. Wissenschaftliches Kabinett

    Wissenschaftliches Kabinett is a cabinet of curiosities; the toy box of a science and nature geek who has compiled artifacts and other paraphernalia that all carry the spirit of science, natural history and old-world exploration…

    Spiegelgasse 23, 1010 Vienna

  5. Werkbank

    Die Werkbank is a small, quaint shop with a big bold concept: handmade. That’s right, everything inside is handcrafted. The owner, Katharina, describes it as a little bird amongst the giant global brands or, in other words, as a…

    Breite Gasse 1, 1070 Vienna

  6. Catrinette

    In September 2012, Katharina Marchgraber, an art historian by training and next of kin to an antiques dealer, established Catrinette to turn her passion for collecting vintage decor, clothing and furniture into her profession…

    Porzellangasse 28, 1090 Vienna

  7. designqvist

    Sandra Nalepka became familiar with Scandinavian design at a young age during frequent trips to her mother’s native Sweden and through the many objects brought back to their Austrian household. After working at a job that…

    Westbahnstraße 21, 1070 Vienna

  8. Vintagerie

    Each customer is offered a glass of the store’s own sparkling rosé upon entering Vintagerie. The story behind this tradition is as follows: Owners Peter Lindenberg and Alexander Bechstein used to meet every Friday over a glass of…

    Nelkengasse 4, 1060 Vienna

  9. Bananas

    Ernst Hahnbauer had been a private collector for years before deciding to open Bananas, a vintage furniture shop in close proximity to Vienna's famed Naschmarkt. One day he simply realized that he could make a living from his…

    Kettenbrückengasse 15, 1050 Vienna

  10. Die Glasfabrik

    Glasfabrik is a material culture enthusiast's dream. It is housed in a former glass factory which dates to the period when this area served as Vienna's industrial district. The shop, which is associated with Lichterloh and…

    Lorenz-Mandl-Gasse 25, 1160 Vienna