The 10 Best Antiques Shops in New York

The 10 Best Antiques Shops in New York

 

Perhaps you know exactly what you are looking for, perhaps you don't have a clue. Whichever the case, antique stores can have you rummaging through them all day long! "I'll stop at the next one", "Just one more" - there's a kind of addiction that comes into play when on the hunt for that special item, as after all, it could be just around the corner. Chelsea, SoHo, and Williamsburg have a fair few antiques shops and if you still can't find what you're looking for you can head over to East and West Village. Take a look below for your starting point.  

 

  1. Baxter & Liebchen

    Baxter & Liebchen's cavernous Tribeca space lives up to expectation; the open, airy showroom is home to an impressive collection of Scandinavian vintage furniture. Owner Andrew Kevelson takes the headache out of hunting for…

    50 Laight Street , 11201 New York

  2. John Derian Company

    John Derian Dry Goods sits next door to its slightly older counterpart, John Derian Company. Packed with beautiful textiles, furniture, rugs, and art, you feel a little like you're in one of those well decorated living rooms found…

    6 East Second Street, 10003 New York

  3. Paula Rubenstein

    Paula Rubenstein is a veritable treasure trove of antiques, interesting objects and unique items. The eponymous owner, Paula Rubenstein, revels in the process of searching for pieces to add to the collection in the shop, and the…

    21 Bond Street, 10012 New York

  4. City Foundry

    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…

    365 Atlantic Avenue, 11217 Brooklyn

  5. Wyeth

    Wyeth Home has been in business for 15 years, specializing in 1950s and '60s rare furnishings. Find your way into their showroom on the corner of Spring and Greenwich Street (look for the bestselling cast iron eagle in the…

    533 Canal St, 10013 New York

  6. RePop

    A few years ago, Rusell Boyle decided he needed a break from the hustle and bustle of New York. He moved to Kansas City to focus on his artwork, but as fate would have it he ended up designing the look and feel of a dry goods…

    42 West St, 11211 Brooklyn

  7. Brooklyn Reclamation

    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…

    676 Driggs Avenue, 11211 Brooklyn

  8. Michele Varian

    On a cobblestone street in SoHo, in an old smokehouse still adorned with original wrought iron hooks and chains, there is a place that feels more like a home away from home than a store. Shortly after graduating from Parsons with…

    27 Howard Street, 10013 New York

  9. R & Company

    R & Company was founded in 1997 by two young design mavens named Zesty Meyers and Evan Snyderman. Setting up shop in Williamsburg before it was trendy to do so, the duo's goal was to share their passion for 20thcentury design…

    82 Franklin Street, 10013 New York

  10. The Demolition Depot

    This 125 Street building-material shrine to all things amazing features a jaw-dropping four floors of lighting fixtures, porcelain waterworks, antique doors and windows, decorative sculpture and just about every other neat piece…

    216 East 125th Street, 10035 New York