You’ll find no shortage of design inspiration when it comes to New York City. Whether it’s the iconic architecture, the landscapes of central park or it’s endless museums, New York has plenty to marvel at. The shopping experience is little different and when it comes to finding good quality furniture and home goods the options are near infinite. But which ones are the best? Here we’ve rounded up our top picks. Whether you just want to organize, add some personality or do a total décor overhaul, here are the places you need to check out. Also, if we’ve missed your favorite store but sure to mention it in the comments.
1. ABC Carpet and Home
With thousands of items spread over six floors, this Gramercy store has long been the north star for design fanatics. First opened in 1961, here you’ll find furniture, lighting, and fixtures sourced from all over the world. It’s pricey but it’s hard to find such an extensive collection anywhere else.
2. Jung Lee
Have you ever wished you could recreate the scenes in an event planners Instagram page? Now you can with the help of Jung Lee at her namesake home goods store. She’s big on mixing and matching so don’t be surprised to see high-end labels like Hermès next to acrylic drinking glasses that can be had for a few bucks.
25 West 29th St, jungleenycom
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3. Canvas Goods
A must-shop location for the last eight years this is where you’ll find affordable prices with stylish designs. If you’re looking to personalize your living space with a plethora of ceramics, furniture, and table linens – many of them handcrafted – this is the place to go.
426, Broome St, canvashomestore.com
4. Tictail Market
This Swedish start-up began life as an e-commerce site before its first brick-and-mortar store opened recently on the Lower East Side. This is where you go to find creative or unusual home goods that will immediately stand out. Check it out for clothing, accessories and home goods from emerging brands that come from all over the world.
90 Orchard St, tictail.com
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5. Coming Soon New York
First opened in 2013, the store had quickly gained a reputation for some of the best vintage furniture and artsy home goods in the city. If you really want to personalize your home you’re sure to find something to your taste here.
37 Orchard St, comingsoonnewyork.com
6. The Future perfect
Certainly not for those on a budget, Future Perfect is where the innovative meets the stylish. Formally located in Brooklyn, it’s new location on NoHo is a virtual mecca for anyone interested in interior design.
55 Great Jones St, thefutureperfect.com
7. Flying Tiger Copenhagen
Definitely worth a visit even if your just window shopping, this quirky Danish home goods store generated a lot of talk when it first opened last May. Especially when you consider that none of its products top $20. All set up in an Ikea like a maze, here you’ll anything from candlesticks to picture frames to bathroom accessories.
920 Broadway, flyingtiger.com
The Japanese lifestyle brand opened its largest US store to date in 2015, making fifth avenue the largest purveyor of the Japanese retailers home goods. This enormous store sells just about everything you could want, including furniture, storage solutions, blankets towels, and bedding. Everything has a modern and minimalist feel to it which the store is famous for.
475 Fifth Ave, muji.com