Sustainable shopping in Amersfoort | 3x shops

Sustainability is a big theme nowadays. Fortunately, there is more and more choice for sustainable shopping! Also in Amersfoort, there are plenty of nice shops where you can score nice sustainable items. With this 3x sustainable shopping in Amersfoort list, you will find original interior design items, household items and gifts (also for yourself of course ;)) 

3x sustainable shopping in Amersfoort

SMIR: Sustainable, Minimalistic, Inspirational, Reusable

SMIR is a concept store set up by Nicky and Jessie Kroon. Maybe you know them from their blog and book Zero Waste Project, with which they want to show everyone how to live with as little waste as possible. Of course, they also do this in their shop SMIR. They don’t print receipts (you can receive a digital copy), the products have no or responsible packaging and you can only pay with your debit card. At SMIR you will find products such as bamboo toothbrushes, washable cotton pads, stainless steel straws, drinking bottles, and beeswax cloths. In short: all kinds of sustainable alternatives for disposables. Workshops and lectures are regularly held at SMIR that deal with a conscious lifestyle. Check their website for upcoming events.

Opening hours:
Wednesday to Saturday: 10.30 – 17.30 hours
Sunday: 12.30 – 17.00 hours

Address: Mooierstraat 19-21

Blur your life

Blur is a shop and café in one. In this concept store, you will find all kinds of beautiful stuff for your interior. If you are looking for a unique and durable gift, this is the place to be! Blur sells books, jewelry, cards, and many more special items. If you’re still shopping, you can immediately join us for delicious coffee with something tasty or a healthy lunch, just what you’re looking for. Blur also organizes fun workshops on a regular basis. For example, a watercolor workshop is held on 15 March. Keep an eye on Blur’s Facebook page for more workshops!

Opening hours:
Monday to Sunday 10.00 – 17.00 hours

Address: Mooierstraat 18

The (De) Wereldwinkel

Of course, the Wereldwinkel cannot be missing from the list of sustainable shops. Here you will find original fair trade gifts from different cultures. Nice detail: with a CJP pass you get a 10% discount on the entire assortment.
The Wereldwinkel in Amersfoort celebrates its 50th anniversary with a reunion on Saturday, April 4.

Opening hours:
Monday: 13.00 – 17.30 hours
Tuesday to Friday: 10.00 – 17.30 hours
Saturday: 10.00 – 17.00 hours
Sunday: 13.00 – 17.00 hours

Address: Kamperbinnenpoort 1

There is loads more to do in Amersfoort


About Yoëll Schutte

Al tijdens mijn studie wist ik: ooit ga ik in deze prachtige stad wonen. In 2016 was dat moment aangebroken en sindsdien woon ik in het Museumkwartier, wat mij betreft een van de gezelligste stukjes van Utrecht! Met taal bezig zijn is eigenlijk altijd al mijn passie geweest, ik houd erg van lezen en schrijven. Ook vind ik het leuk om te fotograferen, ik houd ervan om met mijn camera op pad te gaan. Daarnaast vind ik het heel gezellig om ergens te lunchen of koffie te drinken en om nieuwe plekjes in Utrecht te ontdekken, ook al heb ik natuurlijk een paar vaste favorieten ;) Op Explore Utrecht lees je mijn verhalen over de laatste nieuwtjes, hotspots en evenementen in Utrecht.

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