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Inner warmth in the heart of Icelanders

Easily accessible either by public transportation or a nice walk (around 15 minutes from 'Harpa... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2016
Lisbon, Portugal
It is like visiting your friend's home studio

Welcoming, offering helpful advice, no pressure, no rush. And you know you will own an artistic and... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2016
Rochester, New York
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Jul 14, 2016
“Inner warmth in the heart of Icelanders”
Jun 22, 2016
“It is like visiting your friend's home studio”
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Reviewed July 14, 2016

Easily accessible either by public transportation or a nice walk (around 15 minutes from 'Harpa') the shop is located in the west Reykjavik. Arriving one finds a cozy shop/show-room and senses the workshop just behind the counter. It’s nice to be assisted in a careful...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank s0fiareis
Reviewed June 22, 2016

Welcoming, offering helpful advice, no pressure, no rush. And you know you will own an artistic and one of a kind piece. Not mass merchandized stuff from touristy stores. From home decor to Summer (yes, Summer) outfits to Winter hats, gloves, scarves to jewelry. All...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank agetravel
Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

SES design strives to create a differentiated shopping experience for its customers. They have carried special merchandise in the store. They sell uniques pieces of clothes approach to styling and fashion. There are a lot of outdoor clothes available at SES design They provides shoppers...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank cirasofia
Reviewed November 24, 2015

I visited Reykjavik last summer and picked up a hat for my son while I was pregnant. This winter, no longer a newborn, he had outgrown it and I really wanted another for him so I contacted SES and was offered to have some new...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank SaraJohnstone
Reviewed October 7, 2015

This shop is amazing and one of a kind. Beautiful hats and mittens scarves made out of felted wool, there is also clothes made from tanzanian textile, both adult and childrens clothes...loved it all....and lots of jewellery.....I could have bought it all......

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed October 6, 2015

Awesome shop owned by a very creative woman. It is a little ways off the beaten path, but I walked to it from Harpa and found it pretty easy walking along the sea walk. I wanted to buy everything in the store! The owner, Signour,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank Alexandria O
Reviewed September 3, 2014

I had noticed SES designs elsewhere in Iceland and been impressed by clever scarves or charmed by playful hats with animal faces--but it was only the smallest taste of the marvels collected here at the boutique/workshop! The walls decorated with old hardback book covers signal...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank TheRedThread
Reviewed August 12, 2014

This little place is well worth a visit. Everything is handmade. I loved the tunics and the dresses with the two fabrics, colorful and classy, as well as the flowy blouses. Original and unique twists on classic items. The wool products (hats, ear warmers, pillows...)...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank GaildeLuna
Reviewed July 28, 2014

I warmly recommend this gem, one of Reykjavik best hidden secrets. Woolen hats,bags, jewelry and colourful, comfortable and original clothing designed and made in the shop by owner. I bought one great dress and will definitely come back for more.

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank UaMatt
Reviewed July 24, 2014

In the boutique of SES design you find fashionable and lovely wool and cotton clothing with an icelandic and exotic twist to fair and reasonable price. The use of colours and combination of materials is both artistic and unique. The shop and the connected workshop...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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