Georg Jensen


This is the world-famous silversmith's flagship store, selling everything from rings, brooches and watches, to attention-commanding vases and tableware. Popular gifts for less than 300kr include moneyclips and business-card holders, as well as Georg Jensen's iconic elephant bottle opener. Head upstairs for vintage jewellery and design, as well as an elevated view of Amagertorv.

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