Local Crafts & Design in Gamla Väster


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Local Crafts & Design in Gamla Väster

To the west of Lilla Torg lies the picturesque neighbourhood of Gamla Väster with its beautifully restored old houses, delightful boutique shops, galleries, and cosy cafés. Strolling through this area immerses you in a serene ambience while keeping you close to the heart of the city. Adjacent to Lilla Torg and Hedman Courtyard, you'll discover a plethora of local artisans and the Form/Design Center, showcasing exhibitions and a shop brimming with the finest examples of Scandinavian design.


Malmö boasts a large selection of designer boutiques and a vibrant fashion scene catering to young and trendy tastes. The central hub for commercial shopping is a pedestrian mall extending from the Great Square (Stortorget) along Södergatan, Skomakaregatan, and Baltzarsgatan, passing through Gustav Adolf Square, Södertull, and continuing down Södra Förstadsgatan to Triangeln and Möllevången. Explore the charming streets of picturesque Gamla Väster, the trendy vibes of David Hall, or the bustling scenes of Stora Nygatan and Friisgatan. Take a leisurely break with a view of the sea at West Harbour or immerse yourself in the lively atmosphere of Little Square. The best part is that most attractions and destinations are conveniently located within walking distance, allowing you to explore and enjoy the city on foot.