Old Porvoo is a shopping paradise for both travellers visiting the town and for locals. Old Porvoo is full of fascinating interior design and gift shops, as well as shops where you will find a wide selection of handicrafts, jewellery, design products and delicatessens.
Jokiå arts & crafts is a new shop this summer at the riverside on Jokikatu 35, kept by 7 different Finnish independent designers: nasta tuote, Knitworks, Kati Taivalantti, Lempi design, Willatar, Teija Marjamaa and in the picture some cute fairytale animals on a mug designed by Terhi Mickelsson from Helsinki. She get's her cheramic art inspiration in particular from animals, which are a continious source for her work. www.visitporvoo.fi
Lifestyle shop Destiny located on Jokikatu is new in Porvoo, they have a additional shop in Helsinki on Eteläesplanadi. Destiny is for fashion aware women in all ages who respects good quality. These Bunker boots, made in Spain, have been already now in summer time a popular purchase in Destiny. Make sure you have the most stylish boots this autumn! www.visitporvoo.fi
teetee Shop in the heart of Old Porvoo sells interior accessories and yarn for knitting, as well as delicatessens, like flavoured coffee from Mokkamestarit, in the picture strawberry coffee. Try also the Punsch blueberry jam for your pancakes, made by Svenskt Mathantverk. Match your purchases with a cute dishcloth with strawberry or blueberry pattern. www.visitporvoo.fi
Already visited Laura Ashley in Old Porvoo? In the shop which opened this summer you will definitely enjoy your visit - the boutique is like a romantic livingroom with also a small section for kitchenware. These floral mugs are new for autumn. Don't forget to try also the famous room spray scents! This particular shop is the second one in Finland, the flagship Laura Ashley shop is located on Pohjoisesplanadi in Helsinki. www.visitporvoo.fi
These Dushi soft toys are a great gift for babys and children in every age. The material is safe and super soft. This little toy is a perfect friend! Found at Max & Mia on Välikatu, next to Zum Beispiel restaurant.
Lyckan interior shop at Piispankatu 25 is a paradise for them who love romantic interior. Lots of creme and gentle colours! Here you'll find beautiful items with some life quotes also, like these plinths for glasses: "count your blessings" and "let what you love be what you do", to name some of them. Pick your favourites! www.visitporvoo.fi
Jokikatu 6 interior shop, at the beginning of Old Porvoo, is a spacious shop where you find everything from small decor accessories to bigger items for your bathroom, livingroom or bedroom. Jokikatu 6 sells these Swedish design company Watt & veke - lampshades and have a wide department to choose from. Decorate your home for autumn! Lampshade prices vary, around 64 €. www.visitporvoo.fi
The Little Chocolate Factory just by Porvoo Cathedral makes delicious chocolate and is really the must to visit for every chocolate lover; the assortment consist as well different delicious truffles and chocolate bars, like in the picture; strawberry chip bar (55% Strawberry) and walnut chocolate. Go and pick your favourites! In addition to the assortment in the shop, Little Chocolate Factory also makes cakes and other bakery products by order. www.visitporvoo.fi
Wanha Rautakauppa, at the edge of the east side of Old Porvoo in a area called the old railway station, is a place for antique lovers to find old time, iron materials: for example knobs for shelfs and other home interior as seen in the picture. You also find old time posters, cards and frames. www.visitporvoo.fi
Ihana Kauppa at the edge of Raatihuoneentori square, Old Porvoo, was a summer shop in collaboration with the neighbour Design Ihania (2013). These different coloured caps for lifting the lid of the saucepan are made by Ullakko Design, a Finnish brand. These particular caps where also noticed by Elle-magazine. At this shop you find also in addition to Finnish design some cute crafted post cards and vintage styled clothes, secon hand and old styled. www.visitporvoo.fi
The traditional shop Kynttiläkamari on Jokikatu sells beautiful candles and interior design. Decorate your home and light up the upcoming dusky evenings for example with these new in- candles with a greeting!
Design shop Ihania at Jokikatu, at the side of Raatihuoneentori square, is a Finnish design shop where you can see the contemporary and pure design well. In the picture is hand/kitchen towels with a cute pig, also a tea-or coffeepan plinth with a cow shape. Many of the products are from the boutique owners collection and made in the shop. www.visitporvoo.fi
Import product-shop Skafferi is the deli paradise for delicious food and tea lovers. In it's fourth, soon fifth generation Skafferi has a wide assortment of tea and the coffee is made from beans to flour when you buy it to maximize the freshness. The bright tea boxes in the picture are sold in Finland only at Skafferi and in kauppahalli, Helsinki. The shop is a perfect place to find food: for parties you get a different kick of deli with for example real, Italian pasta. www.visitporvoo.fi
Antique house on Jokikatu 22 is the paradise for old-time interior and item collectors. You find lamps, porcelain tableware and books to name a few. These unique books contains pictures from Finland how it used to be in the past. Different charming books available in Finnish, Swedish, English and German. www.visitporvoo.fi