Video Tour of Swedish Gift Store

Discover Swedish and Scandinavian Treasures

Authentic Imports

At the Swedish Gift Store, we curate an exquisite collection of Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish, and Icelandic imports. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the Nordic countries. From Dish Cloths to Rugs, from Mugs to Magnets, our shelves overflow with unique finds that celebrate the spirit of Sweden and Scandinavia.

Cozy Home Decor

Enhance your home with our premium wool blankets. They whisper of generations past and add a touch of rustic elegance. Immerse yourself in our line of Swedish heritage Kerstin Landstrom Design blankets that will warm your heart. Plenty of Scandinavian and Swedish art and wall decor that will please the eye as well such as candleabras, signs, and candles. View our collection.

Handcrafted Dala Horses, Pigs & Roosters

Our handcrafted Dala Horses, Pigs, and Roosters hail directly from Sweden. These iconic wooden figurines, adorned with vibrant colors and intricate designs, evoke a sense of nostalgia. Whether you’re a collector or a first-time admirer, these timeless pieces make exceptional gifts. View our collection

Cozy Wool & Alpaca Socks

Wrap your feet in warmth with our cozy Wool & Alpaca Socks. From classic Dala Horse patterns to the elegant Swedish Flag, we have socks for every taste. Slip into comfort and style, whether exploring the Minnesota wilderness or sipping coffee by the fireplace. View our collection

Food, Candy, & Beverages

Embark on a sensory journey to Scandinavia without leaving your doorstep! Discover authentic Swedish flavors in our Food, Candy & Beverages section. From traditional lingonberries to indulgent chocolate treats with a hint of Icelandic sea salt, our assortment offers something to tantalize every palate. Explore beloved Scandinavian brands like Lars Own and Hafi, capturing the essence of Nordic cuisine. Whether it's the tangy sweetness of wild berries or the iconic crunch of caramel chocolate bars, our collection promises a taste of Scandinavia's finest delights. View our collection


Open up a captivating journey through Scandinavian culture with our curated collection of books. Explore the region's rich history, stories of emigration to America and Minnesota, traditions, cuisine, and folklore. From heartwarming tales to humorous anecdotes, our selection offers something for every reader, whether it's Norse mythology, Finnish dictionaries, or adventures of Pippi Longstocking. Dive into the vibrant tapestry of Scandinavian literature and immerse yourself in the essence of the North. View our collection


Escape into the world of Scandinavian design with our curated collection of puzzles. Featuring a delightful range of images and themes inspired by Nordic landscapes, Nordic culture, and iconic Swedish motifs, these puzzles offer hours of entertainment and relaxation. Dive into the enchanting world of Scandinavian puzzles and let your imagination wander through the beauty of the North. View our collection


Discover our collection of exquisite jewelry inspired by Nordic heritage, featuring iconic pieces like the Dala Necklace and intricate Sølje Earrings, each reflecting the rich cultural tapestry of Scandinavia. Embrace the symbolism of the Tree of Life or the strength of Thor's Hammer with our carefully crafted collection, which also includes sterling silver runes and Celtic knots. Adorn yourself with the elegance of Swedish Blue glass or explore a range of options from necklaces to bracelets, all designed to express your unique connection to Scandinavian tradition and mythology, sourced from the heart of Sweden's mining district, Bergslagen. View our collection

Visit Us Today!

Swedish Gift Store is conveniently located at 12734 Lake Blvd (Hwy 8) in Lindström. We’re open daily from 10 am to 5 pm. Step inside, breathe in the essence of Scandinavia and find that perfect gift or keepsake. Whether you’re a local or a curious traveler, our store promises a delightful experience.

For inquiries, call or text us at (763) 238-8967 or drop us an email at You can also explore our online store at Swedish Gift Store to shop from the comfort of your home.

Swedish Gift Store is owned by 3rd and 4th generation Swedes “Kempenich” who live and work in Lindstrom, MN, known as America's Little Sweden.

Our Story

Having owned the building in the heart of Lindstrom for many years the owners wanted to create a retail experience that represented the local and Swedish heritage of the area.

Since opening in 2022 the store has experienced much success with customers choosing Swedish Gift Store as a must see destination. The store has expanded 4 times and has added programs such as; Candy Sample Saturday's, Book Club Wednesdays and Coffee Taste Tuesdays. The store is experiencing online success shipping Scandinavian products across the USA. 

Brad Kempenich - “The Dimple Viking” - Cofounder & General Manager

Brad Kempenich is embracing his Scandinavian roots and enjoys meeting neighbors and visitors providing a nostalgic experience in the Swedish Gift Store

    See Our Shop in Lindstrom, Minnesota

    Välkommen till Lindström - "America's Little Sweden"