Everyone loves a beautiful piece of vintage furniture, but finding it can be hard work. Weve put together a list of our favourite vintage furniture and homewares stores in Sydney to make your search just that little bit easier.
A quick scroll through Vampts Instagram will have you immediately coveting their incredible range of vintage furniture and homewares. Specialising in mid-century modern design (the much-imitated style now seen everywhere from Ikea to Kmart), the team at Vampt source original pieces from Europe and Australia and lovingly restore them to their former glory. Furniture here might not be as cheap as the Ikea version, but youll certainly treasure your new favourite piece for much, much longer.
486-490 Elizabeth St Surry Hills NSW 2010 |(02) 9699 1089
2/358 Barrenjoey Rd Newport NSW 2106 | (02) 9997 8230
The Bower is a veritable treasure trove. At their Marrickville warehouse, youll find row upon row of antiques, collectables, vintage wares and any other preloved item you could imagine. Fancy some turquoise vintage hairdressers chairs? What about an art deco lamp, complete floral china tea set, an old medical examination table (in leather no less), or an elegant china cabinet to display that new tea set? We recommend putting away plenty of time to explore you just never know what you might uncover.
34/142 Addison Rd Marrickville NSW 2204 |(02) 9568 6280
Collectika has done all the hard work for you when it comes to tracking down impeccable furniture and homewares from the 1950s and 1960s. Youll find superbly restored pieces from designers like Parker, Grant Featherston, Paul Kafka and Eames. If youve already found that dream lounge suite, dining table or sideboard they also offer a restoration service.
2/82-84 Enmore Rd Enmore NSW 2042 |(02) 9557 8008
Drunk On The Moon is very much your classic oldwares store, and eccentric is really the only way to describe it. What youll find in the store is only limited by your imagination. Theres vintage glassware to add a little glamour to your bar cart, stacks of antique chairs in every iteration conceivable, antique globes, wooden furniture, comfy armchairs and plenty of oddities to add a unique touch to your home.
247 Australia St Newtown NSW 2042 |0409 841 451