Furnishing your home can be an exciting process. It’s fun to overhaul the look and feel of your space, after all, and the results are often satisfying. It’s not always an easy experience, however, especially if you’re hoping to find items that are more one-of-a-kind than they are “available at every big box store around town.
Still, if you’re in the Hamptons, you don’t have to worry much the region happens to boast a wealth of furniture stores that are dedicated to bringing you beautiful, quality pieces. Let’s take a look at seven of the best antique shops in the area for rare home furnishings.
When you think of home furnishings, you might think about big pieces of furniture and artwork. Don’t forget, however, that small details make a house a home. Instead of focusing solely on furniture for your living spaces, why not invest in some new dinnerware or flatware? FORK + ROSE offers practical items that are beautifully crafted and will elevate your dining experience.
When you’re hoping to find a mix of the hold and the new for your home, you might be resigned to visiting all manner of stores. If you’d rather pick just one, however, head to Mecox Gardens it’s sure to have something to meet your needs. With both antique offerings and brand-new creations, this is one shop you can’t miss.
Black Swan Antiques
Do you want to find unique pieces of furniture that will really help your home stand out? Black Swan Antiques can help. You can find all kinds of a rare, one-of-a-kind pieces at this great antique store, which is right on Sag Harbor’s Main Street. You can also see some of their offerings on 1stdibs.com.
For interesting and rare home furnishing finds, Ruby Beets Inc. has you covered. They offer a wide array of furnishings that span from Moroccan pottery to a variety of vintage 19th century and mid-century pieces. Contemporary pieces are also available and Ruby Beets has the distinction of being the country’s sole distributor of George Sherlock furniture.
Reclaimed furnishings can help give your home a unique flair. In the Attic Too specializes in salvaged materials and antique décor and furniture. Whether you’re looking for a unique oversized sign to complete your living room or an old buffet to make your kitchen pop, you can find something to love here. There are two locations, one in Laurel and the other in Jamesport.
Sage Street Antiques
Sage Street Antiques, located in Sag Harbor, is a weekend-only store that offers reasonably priced antique furniture that will truly blow you away. With everything from Art Deco lamps to etched glassware, this antique store is a gem that is sure to have the right home furnishing options for you.
Marika’s Eclectic Boutique
If you’re looking for something a bit less formal and a little more off-the-beaten-track—make the trip to Shelter Island where you’ll find Marika’s Eclectic Boutique. Offering a wide array of antique home furnishings presented in a causal, flea market style. It makes for a fun destination to spend an afternoon at, sifting through the old treasures until you find the perfect piece.
The Hamptons has the perfect antique store to help with you home furnishing needs you just have to dig a little bit (and that’s part of the fun).