• Greenhouse New york
  • "Green" is a weighty adjective - its environmental connotations can conjure images of repurposed and sustainable items that buck the trends of big box disposables, but it may also evoke cork and straw. Greenhouse, the aptly named home furnishings and accessories shop in the Boreum Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, brings all of the ethics without the scratchy and ascetic qualities that too often characterize environmentally friendly alternatives… More info
    387 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, New York, NY 11217
  • Bright lyons New york
  • Bright Lyons mixes modernist furniture and contemporary art, blending artists from today with designers from the mid-century to achieve a perfect balance between then and now. The owner, Paul Bright, worked for years as a "picker," selling furniture to shops spread across the country before deciding to enter the trade himself and bring his wealth of expertise into a Brooklyn store space. He focuses on modern, well-made pieces with… More info
    383 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, New York, NY 11217
  • City foundry New york
  • Sohrab Bakhshi was a collector. He collected furniture and found objects, refashioning used items for new purposes and accumulating an eclectic mix of home decor pieces. One day he decided to turn his passion into a business, and City Foundry was born. From opening its doors in 2000, the shop has grown into a veritable treasure trove of vintage and antique items, with a heavy dose of Bakhshi’s own craftsmanship thrown in the mix. The focus is on… More info
    365 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • Olga guanabara New york
  • If you stop into Olga Guanabara in Dumbo, Olga will most likely come over and say hello. Don’t be alarmed if she smells you or wants you to pet her—the store’s namesake is a beautiful chocolate lab, and Guanabara is the name of the bay in Rio de Janeiro where the owner of the shop, Richard Velloso, met and adopted her. Richard is both the owner and the creative force behind Olga Guanabara: he makes most of the lovely wooden furniture displayed… More info
    1st Ave. & 43rd St, Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY 11232
  • Brooklyn reclamation New york
  • Hunting for unique pieces? Trying to reuse and recycle what we’ve already got? Then head to Brooklyn Reclamation, a neat place chock full of interesting merchandise that runs the gamut from practical to playful. The store is run by eight siblings from Greenpoint that grew up making fun of their father for the eclectic furniture and knick knacks he was accumulating in their garage. Eventually they stopped making fun of him and grew increasingly… More info
    676 Driggs Ave, Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY 11211
  • Open air modern New york
  • Like a good boy scout on a fishing trip, the owner of Open Air Modern, Matthew Singer, has adopted a "catch and release" policy. The only difference is that instead of fish, Singer deals with mid-century modern furniture and rare books. He says, "It's a thrill to find great pieces, but it makes me just as happy to find a good home for them." That love for what he does is apparent in his shop's well-curated selection of fine Scandinavian… More info
    489 Lorimer St , Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY 11211
  • Karkula New york
  • The furniture and fixtures at Karkula will enhance any atmosphere, as they are modern, sleek, and luxurious without pretension. The store first opened on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn, spent a decade grunging it out in the Meatpacking District and in Tribeca before settling in Williamsburg in 2013. Sleek wooden designs from Oluce, Fritz Hansen, and Paola Lenti rest alongside large chainsaw-cut wooden bowls from local Brooklyn artists. Most… More info
    98 South 4th St, Brooklyn, New York, NY 11249
  • A&g merch New york
  • Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to shop at a chain furniture store to get stylish pieces at a reasonable price. A&G Merch founders Jill Goldhand and David Alhadeff provide great looking, high quality furniture that is actually affordable. A mix of practicality and style, A&G carries shades, shelving, and lighting as well as humorous design objects, vintage pieces, and even some jewelry. A&G works hard to be a neighborhood alternative… More info
    111 North 6th St , Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY 11211
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