Before entering, leave all expectations of a store filled with cannabis gadgets behind. Hempstory tells a different story. The cosy store is filled with clothes, food, soft home furnishings, travel goods, skin care products, prints,
and accessories – with hemp being the main, or sometimes only, ingredient. “The hemp plant is a member of the cannabis family, yet does not contain THC [Tetrahydrocannabinol], the recreative substance of its sister,” co-owner Linda Lindquist starts. “Hemp is an incredibly useful and powerful plant. Its stem contains fibres that can be made into textiles and paper.