The Froehnerts and their Vintage-Design
The Froehnerts. Two sisters who live their dreams and do not even think of retirement. Both grew up in the 50s, experienced the 60s and 70s intensively, now unites in the Vintage Design a common dream: let these times shine in a new radiance.
Dive with me today into a particularly loving little shop in the basement and go on a charming time trip.
Shortly introduce your product…
Vintage design, living accessories of the 50/60/70 years like small furniture, dishes, glasses, ornaments, lamps, mirrors and more.
See also www.vintage-design.at
What is so special about your product?
Our offer already brings a story, has "survived" decades and is passed on to lovers at affordable prices. The focus is also on sustainability: our pieces are lovingly restored and are not "disposable" items.
How did you get the idea to make exactly this product?
The love of vintage design. My sister and I have always equipped our home with appropriate living accessories.
Why did you choose Vienna as location?
My sister lives in Eisenstadt, I in Lower Austria: in Vienna we have a lovely souterrain-shop in Meiselstraße 31 in the 15th district and come together here.
Is there something special abou the location of your company?
Rudolfsheim-Fünfhaus is an up-and-coming district, for young families or students there are still cheap rents or condominiums. A number of interesting small businesses have already set up.
Please tell us more about the history of your company …
After years of professional activity, my sister and I are now in well-earned retirement. Now we can finally realize our dream of our own vintage business.
3 words that descibe your company …
Exclusive offer, authenticity, customer orientation
Where to buy your products?
Open Souterrain, Meiselstraße. 31, 1150 Vienna (subway U3 Johnstraße, exit Meiselmarkt / Sturzgasse, 5 minutes walk)
Finally the Froehnerts' personal Vienna insights
Why I like living in Vienna ...
We always love to be in Vienna, for instance to enjoy the cultural offer.
What do you like about the city?
The flair of the cosmopolitan city, that for example can be found in the many cafés.
My personal Vienna tip …
Leave the well-trodden paths paths, and discover e.g. the 15th district of Vienna.
My favourite place in Vienna …
My favourite restaurant in Vienna …
The Café Z in Meiselstraße