Throughout Berlin there are a tremendous range of shopping options. The following is a general guide as to where you can find what. See the subsections below for specific stores.
Charlottenberg – Here is where you will find high end and exclusive stores as well as a good range of department stores and mainstream outlets all located neatly on or surrounding Kurfürstendamm.
Mitte – You will find everything from urban street wear through to stylish local designers and international big names running the gauntlet of Friedrichstr and between Hackescher Markt and Torstr.
Kreuzberg – This is the home of street and grunge. Particularly in and around Orianienstr.
Friedrichshain – Looking for that indie edge? Then, this is the area for you. Around the streets near Boxhaganerstr and Simon-Dach Streets you will find a good range of small, one-off independent designers.
Prenzlauer Berg – Wanting something hip, chic and über cool? Check out this area and the stores scattered along Kastenien Allee and around Kollwitzplatz.