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More Swede-related news for your Wednesday. Sleek lifestyle boutique Scandinavian Kollektiv quietly opened in April, bringing modern and minimalist Swedish design to West Third Street.
Located a few doors away from Shopaholic Sample Sales, the store stocks owner and costume designer Susanne Karlsson's eponymous apparel line, plus clothing from Mor Dotter and Ulf, lingerie by Chambres, clogs by Skane Toffen, jewelry by PK Silver Design and Pernilla, watches by Wellington, and home goods by kitchenware handmade by Swedish artisans.
Scandinavian Kollektiv is open daily from 11am to 6pm.