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The 19 best design and furniture stores in Philly

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Everyone loves having that one glorious piece of furniture to show off in their home—especially when it's truly one of a kind. So behold: 19 awesome furniture stores in Philadelphia that can help you find your dream couch, coffee table, bar cart, etc.

All of the stores and showrooms on this list are local businesses, filled to the brim with everything from vintage pieces and antiques to midcentury modern marvels to contemporary furnishings. They’re listed below in order from north to south.

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1. Isabella Sparrow

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8511 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Hillary O'Carroll, a self-described hunter-gatherer and stylist, found so much success with her booth in Glenmoore, PA that she opened Isabella Sparrow in Chestnut Hill in 2014. The adorable store is a must-go for fans of the farmhouse style look.

Our Holiday Hours ... at Isabella Sparrow in Chestnut Hill ... Sunday ~ 11 to 6 Monday ~ during and after the...

Posted by Isabella Sparrow on Sunday, July 3, 2016

2. HOST

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7908 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118
(215) 967-1196
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With two locations in Chestnut Hill and Ardmore, the Host showrooms are great places to shop for classic furniture. Manufacturers include Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, LEE Industries, and Vanguard Furniture, among others.

Posted by HOST on Friday, May 30, 2014

3. Philadelphia Salvage Company

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2234 West Westmoreland St
Philadelphia, PA 19140
(267) 687-1557
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Philadelphia Salvage Company sets up shop in a 30,000-square-foot warehouse that once served as a bronze foundry. Today, it's loaded with thousands of architectural salvage and industrial pieces, reclaimed wood, building materials, and more. It also offers custom build services, so if you find some material you like there they can build a new piece of furniture for you.

Posted by Philadelphia Salvage on Sunday, March 20, 2016

4. Material Culture

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4700 Wissahickon Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19144
(215) 849-8030
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This ginormous store in East Falls is filled to the brim with thousands of pieces of furniture, home goods, antiques, rugs, and more from all around the world. They also have an auction option, where you can drop off items to be appraised and auctioned away. We're pretty sure there's something for everyone to fall in love with in this massive 60,000-square-foot store.

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Posted by Material Culture on Tuesday, January 19, 2016

5. American Street Showroom

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2201 N American St
Philadelphia, PA 19133

The American Street Showroom is home to Amuneal, a local manufacturing company that's know for its own custom steel and wood products, and for bringing some of the world's best-known designers' visions to life. It also showcases work by Groundwork Home, and Robert True Ogden, and occasionally highlights other local artists' and companies' work.

6. Mid-Century Furniture Warehouse

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1701 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(267) 934-4218
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The store's name tells it like it is: This huge warehouse in Kensington is stocked with glorious midcentury modern furniture. But there's a catch—it only opens two Sundays a month from 12 to 3 p.m. (Although it is available by appointment, too.) So expect a bit of a mad house and bring a friend to guard your pieces while you search the whole space. Good news: you can get pretty much anything shipped.

7. Provenance Architecturals

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1801 N American St Ste 1E
Philadelphia, PA 19122
(215) 925-2002
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Their logo is “where material past meets modern design” and that couldn’t be more apt. This warehouse boasts 20,000 square feet of architectural salvage and reclaimed building materials as well as modern and contemporary furniture. They also offer custom-build services—you can see their work all around the city including the Philadelphia Horticultural Society's main offices, Barbuzzo, and the Barnes.

8. Lema Showroom

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229 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

You can tour the sleek Lema Showroom by appointment, or try out the furniture for the weekend by renting out one of the so-called "Lema Houses" on the top three stories of the historic building on AirBnb.

The interior of the Lema showroom in Philadelphia. There is a chair and tables on display. The walls are stone and there are floor to ceiling windows in the front of the showroom. Photos by Melissa Romero

9. vito italia

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323 Race St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(406) 534-7050
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For luxury Italian pieces, look no further than vito italia. The appointment-only furniture store in Old City sells imported Italian furniture that you can customize to fit your home’s aesthetic. They also sell fabrics from designers around Europe as well as Norwegian leather. In order to get a piece of furniture, make an appointment with a consultant about your ideas for a design.

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10. Mode Moderne

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159 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 627-0299
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Head over to this Old City shop for vintage, 20th-century modern furniture. Owners Michael Glatfelter and Michael Wilson have been running the shop since the seventies, so you can trust they'll stock the shop with beautiful finds.

30% OFF ALL VINTAGE IN STORE SALES TODAY 3/5/15

Posted by Mode Moderne on Thursday, March 5, 2015

11. More Than Old

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144 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

This Old City shop is mostly known for its barware, but you can find some unique tchotchkes as well as mid-century modern furniture to go with it, as well. Be sure to give Newbie the store's cat a good pet while perusing.

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12. Bulthaup

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132 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Architect Wesley Wei and designer Rachael Hoffman have been running the show at this flagship Bulthaup showroom for about two decades now. The showroom offers live kitchen demonstrations using all bulthaup products. Note: It's only open by appointment from Monday through Friday.

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13. Minima

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118 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 922-2002
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Head to Minima in Old City to peruse this design showroom's curated collection of contemporary furniture and lighting by both international and local designers and architects. The co-owners Eugenie Perret, who is influenced by her childhood spent in Istanbul, and Michael Schmick, a product and furniture designer, have been running Minima since 1999.

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14. Grossman Furniture

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206 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(215) 627-3634
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Opened in 1929 on Second and Arch, Grossman Furniture is one of those old school Philly staples. It has a showroom you can browse as well as decorator services on hand. The store started out as a wholesale business when—they note on their website—that was a unique thing in Philly. Now, they do regular retail as well as wholesale.

15. Millésimé & Ligne Roset

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33 North 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
(267) 455-0374
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This full service design showroom houses a collection of modern and contemporary indoor and outdoor furniture and lighting in their new 9,000-square-foot showroom. Overwhelmed? They also offer interior design services.

16. Luxe Home Philadelphia

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1308 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 732-2001
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In Center City, Luxe Home Philadelphia is the place to shop for high-end, contemporary and modern furniture. The designer showcase room spans 10,000 square feet and also offers interior design services. Not ready to commit but still want to impress? Some pieces are available to rent. Ask about the Executives Furniture Rental option.

17. Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles

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832 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19130
(215) 546-9616
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Located right on North Broad Street, Uhuru Furniture is a store with a good cause. It's been around for 20 years, collecting donated furniture from around the city and putting it up for sale. All of the proceeds go to the African People's Education and Defense Fund.

18. Habitat For Humanity Philadelphia ReStore

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2318 Washington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(215) 739-9300
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ReStore is a discount home improvement store affiliated with Habitat for Humanity. Folks can donate furniture, appliances, and materials they no longer need—one family found a Pottery Barn table that came from Will Smith's estate. All of the proceeds go toward Habitat for Humanity.

19. Jinxed

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1835 E Passyunk Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148
(215) 551-2345
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Jinxed, with four locations in Philadelphia, stocks up with new vintage pieces on a daily basis—and they go really quickly. The team has a very active and very popular Instagram account where they post photos of pieces for sale with the dimensions, price, and notes of any wear and tear. Folks who follow the account can then call and buy it without even stepping foot in the store. The Philly locations are on Passyunk Avenue, in West Philly, at the Piazza, and in Fishtown.

1. Isabella Sparrow

8511 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118

Hillary O'Carroll, a self-described hunter-gatherer and stylist, found so much success with her booth in Glenmoore, PA that she opened Isabella Sparrow in Chestnut Hill in 2014. The adorable store is a must-go for fans of the farmhouse style look.

8511 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118

2. HOST

7908 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118

With two locations in Chestnut Hill and Ardmore, the Host showrooms are great places to shop for classic furniture. Manufacturers include Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams, LEE Industries, and Vanguard Furniture, among others.

7908 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118

3. Philadelphia Salvage Company

2234 West Westmoreland St, Philadelphia, PA 19140

Philadelphia Salvage Company sets up shop in a 30,000-square-foot warehouse that once served as a bronze foundry. Today, it's loaded with thousands of architectural salvage and industrial pieces, reclaimed wood, building materials, and more. It also offers custom build services, so if you find some material you like there they can build a new piece of furniture for you.

2234 West Westmoreland St
Philadelphia, PA 19140

4. Material Culture

4700 Wissahickon Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19144

This ginormous store in East Falls is filled to the brim with thousands of pieces of furniture, home goods, antiques, rugs, and more from all around the world. They also have an auction option, where you can drop off items to be appraised and auctioned away. We're pretty sure there's something for everyone to fall in love with in this massive 60,000-square-foot store.

4700 Wissahickon Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19144

5. American Street Showroom

2201 N American St, Philadelphia, PA 19133

The American Street Showroom is home to Amuneal, a local manufacturing company that's know for its own custom steel and wood products, and for bringing some of the world's best-known designers' visions to life. It also showcases work by Groundwork Home, and Robert True Ogden, and occasionally highlights other local artists' and companies' work.

2201 N American St
Philadelphia, PA 19133

6. Mid-Century Furniture Warehouse

1701 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19122

The store's name tells it like it is: This huge warehouse in Kensington is stocked with glorious midcentury modern furniture. But there's a catch—it only opens two Sundays a month from 12 to 3 p.m. (Although it is available by appointment, too.) So expect a bit of a mad house and bring a friend to guard your pieces while you search the whole space. Good news: you can get pretty much anything shipped.

1701 N 2nd St
Philadelphia, PA 19122

7. Provenance Architecturals

1801 N American St Ste 1E, Philadelphia, PA 19122

Their logo is “where material past meets modern design” and that couldn’t be more apt. This warehouse boasts 20,000 square feet of architectural salvage and reclaimed building materials as well as modern and contemporary furniture. They also offer custom-build services—you can see their work all around the city including the Philadelphia Horticultural Society's main offices, Barbuzzo, and the Barnes.

1801 N American St Ste 1E
Philadelphia, PA 19122

8. Lema Showroom

229 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
The interior of the Lema showroom in Philadelphia. There is a chair and tables on display. The walls are stone and there are floor to ceiling windows in the front of the showroom. Photos by Melissa Romero

You can tour the sleek Lema Showroom by appointment, or try out the furniture for the weekend by renting out one of the so-called "Lema Houses" on the top three stories of the historic building on AirBnb.

229 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

9. vito italia

323 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

For luxury Italian pieces, look no further than vito italia. The appointment-only furniture store in Old City sells imported Italian furniture that you can customize to fit your home’s aesthetic. They also sell fabrics from designers around Europe as well as Norwegian leather. In order to get a piece of furniture, make an appointment with a consultant about your ideas for a design.

323 Race St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

10. Mode Moderne

159 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Head over to this Old City shop for vintage, 20th-century modern furniture. Owners Michael Glatfelter and Michael Wilson have been running the shop since the seventies, so you can trust they'll stock the shop with beautiful finds.

159 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

11. More Than Old

144 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This Old City shop is mostly known for its barware, but you can find some unique tchotchkes as well as mid-century modern furniture to go with it, as well. Be sure to give Newbie the store's cat a good pet while perusing.

144 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

12. Bulthaup

132 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Architect Wesley Wei and designer Rachael Hoffman have been running the show at this flagship Bulthaup showroom for about two decades now. The showroom offers live kitchen demonstrations using all bulthaup products. Note: It's only open by appointment from Monday through Friday.

132 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

13. Minima

118 N 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Head to Minima in Old City to peruse this design showroom's curated collection of contemporary furniture and lighting by both international and local designers and architects. The co-owners Eugenie Perret, who is influenced by her childhood spent in Istanbul, and Michael Schmick, a product and furniture designer, have been running Minima since 1999.

118 N 3rd St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

14. Grossman Furniture

206 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Opened in 1929 on Second and Arch, Grossman Furniture is one of those old school Philly staples. It has a showroom you can browse as well as decorator services on hand. The store started out as a wholesale business when—they note on their website—that was a unique thing in Philly. Now, they do regular retail as well as wholesale.

206 Arch St
Philadelphia, PA 19106

15. Millésimé & Ligne Roset

33 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

This full service design showroom houses a collection of modern and contemporary indoor and outdoor furniture and lighting in their new 9,000-square-foot showroom. Overwhelmed? They also offer interior design services.

33 North 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

16. Luxe Home Philadelphia

1308 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

In Center City, Luxe Home Philadelphia is the place to shop for high-end, contemporary and modern furniture. The designer showcase room spans 10,000 square feet and also offers interior design services. Not ready to commit but still want to impress? Some pieces are available to rent. Ask about the Executives Furniture Rental option.

1308 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

17. Uhuru Furniture & Collectibles

832 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Located right on North Broad Street, Uhuru Furniture is a store with a good cause. It's been around for 20 years, collecting donated furniture from around the city and putting it up for sale. All of the proceeds go to the African People's Education and Defense Fund.

832 N Broad St
Philadelphia, PA 19130

18. Habitat For Humanity Philadelphia ReStore

2318 Washington Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19146

ReStore is a discount home improvement store affiliated with Habitat for Humanity. Folks can donate furniture, appliances, and materials they no longer need—one family found a Pottery Barn table that came from Will Smith's estate. All of the proceeds go toward Habitat for Humanity.

2318 Washington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19146

19. Jinxed

1835 E Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Jinxed, with four locations in Philadelphia, stocks up with new vintage pieces on a daily basis—and they go really quickly. The team has a very active and very popular Instagram account where they post photos of pieces for sale with the dimensions, price, and notes of any wear and tear. Folks who follow the account can then call and buy it without even stepping foot in the store. The Philly locations are on Passyunk Avenue, in West Philly, at the Piazza, and in Fishtown.

1835 E Passyunk Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19148