That’s what Jack and I found yesterday when we made our way to Knopf Paul.
When I set up our computer in our hotel room in Berlin Monday, I found an e-mail from a reader in Hamburg recommending this shop. What luck! Thank you, reader!
Jack went inside first. When I joined him, he said “I think you’ll like this place.”
And even though this place must have tens of thousands of button styles, I didn’t find any, even with help, that were the right combination of size, color and style appropriate for my garment.
As I understand and speak minimal German, I was happy that owners and staff had plenty of English to close the language gap.
And, as Knopf Paul does not take credit cards, I was also happy that I had enough cash. I think 40 Euros was quite a fair price for the quantity and quality.
Here’s what I am taking home with me: