Girls’ Guide to Holiday Shopping: Chocolate, Vibrators, Vintage + Condoms

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UnClogged in Amsterdam

Haarlemmerstraat is a great street for funky, fair-trade clothes + accessories. Haarlemmerstraat is  one of Amsterdam’s quirkiest shopping streets.

When it comes to holiday shopping, Amsterdam has everything a girl could want…and never know she needed…on streets like Haarlemmerstraat near Central Station, Hazenstraat in the Jordaan, and Utrechtstraat, off Rembrandtplein. The Negen Straatjes (Nine Streets) are great for vintage clothing and one-of-a-kind treasures. Nieuwe Spiegelstraat is the street for door-to-door art and antique dealers. Well-funded fashionistas will find favor on P.C. Hoofstraat, Amsterdam’s answer to Rodeo Drive, lined with Tiffany, Cartier, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Valentino and other designer shops.

Leidsestraat2 Boutiques, department stores and specialty shops line Leidsestraat, one of Amsterdam’s busiest shopping streets.

Fill in the gaps on your holiday list on Leidsestraat, a pedestrian street intersected by a tram line, with boutiques, department stores and specialty shops. Popular draws include Sissy Boy, Replay, Abercrombie & Fitch, Metz & Co., Cora Kemperman, V & D, Eicholtz and a Henri Willig Cheese shop…

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  1. Awesome ! My soul of fashionista already thanks you for this article. I will be happy to see all these vintage shops. These streets are beautiful and very typical !
    Another article on shopping would be great to plan my trip !


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