For those seeking a useful way to spend their time during social distancing—or anyone simply interested in forging a deeper connection with their homes—HB has launched Home Love, a series of daily tips and ideas to make every minute indoors more productive (and gratifying!).
Find yourself scrutinizing every nook and cranny of your home these days, thinking it might be about time to do a little sprucing? Rather than Googling “table lamp,” shop our guide of 50 locally-owned home stores. These small businesses each offer a truly unique selection of pieces—this is where you should go for those one-of-a-kind finds that give your home a distinct personality. And with many taking a serious hit under stay-at-home directives, they need our support more than ever. Some are offering sales, others deliveries (even when they never have before!), and all of them have finds that aren’t available at big box, online retailers.
It’s time to discover (or rediscover, you savvy local shopper you) the best of the country’s independent design stores. Even if these aren’t in your backyard, they’re worth knowing about! Some of their shopfronts might have temporarily closed, but you shop them all online without budging from your newly assembled WFH home office. Just note: Due to closures of non-essential businesses around the country, many of these stores are experiencing shipping delays, but you can still shop in the meantime—just be patient and check their websites for details and updates.
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Weezie, a Georgia-based online brand, is the perfect place to stock up new towels and treat yourself to a cozy new robe. Weezie is currently donating 10 percent from purchases to Feeding America, and offering free shipping with code SENDINGLOVE.
Rustic furniture, ceramics, cozy wool blankets, plants, and more await you at Porch Light in Portland, Oregon. Right now, you can save 20 percent on gift cards with the code STAYCALM20—and if you send the brand an Instagram DM or an email ([email protected]) you can get apothecary items or houseplants with a buy one, get one half off discount. Porch Light is also offering free local delivery on orders of $100 or more in the Portland area.
Chicago staple Jayson Home brings in unique furniture and decor pieces from all over the world, so you can give your space a gorgeous global flair. And now through Apr. 6, you can save 20 percent on all upholstery and custom orders online.
Paloma & Co
This North Carolina store is here for all of your faux bamboo bar cart needs, as well as one-of-a-kind upholstery and rattan pieces. They’re taking their annual sample sale to Instagram on Mar. 27 and 28 in a “Stay Home Sample Sale” that includes furniture, decor, and gifts up to 50 percent off.
Swoon Home offers hand-picked home goods–furniture, bedding, kitchenware, you name it–rooted in timeless design and natural material. The shop is offering 20 percent off online with the code QUARANTINE2020 until Apr. 10. It also has a team to help put together gift and care packages for any missed birthday celebrations, baby showers, or other events during this time.
We Gather is an educational textile studio in Brooklyn where you can buy craft kits (think weaving kits, yarn dying kits, and more) and participate in workshops. You can even join a virtual weaving circle taking place on Thursday Mar. 26, and keep an eye out for other video tutorials you can follow along with.
East Fork, a ceramics brand with locations in Asheville, North Carolina and Atlanta, Georgia, offers stunning dishware and pottery to shop. East Fork recently launched a presale of its new spring and summer collection featuring beautiful tangerine and teal colorways, which you can shop online now.
Eleish Van Breems Home
What started as a fine antiques gallery has now turned into a go-to for Swedish interior design, where you can find furniture and decor for every room. Eleish Van Breems Home’s new website is live and accepting orders, and the brand has been donating to local hospitals in Connecticut as well as Operation Hope during this time.
Thick as Thieves
Blending classic and contemporary styles, Marigold Living offers pieces with embroidery so beautiful, visitors will need to know where you got them. Artisan pillows, curtains, makeup bags—just pick your favorite textile and consider it an instant style upgrade. The brand will also be holding a 15 percent off sale from Mar. 26 through Apr. 9.
Tantuvi sells an abundance of affordable, unique rugs with colorful geometric patterns, all sure to be show-stoppers in your home. The online brand is launching a sale this week to save 20 percent off your purchase, and donating 10 percent of sales to City Harvest to help provide meals to those in need.
North of West
Intiearth offers quality handmade home essentials like pillows and throws, with a bold, colorful flare for style and comfort. Check out their alpaca slippers for a cozy treat yourself moment. The shop has also been helping other local businesses, donating a frazada to an auction held by a local Peruvian restaurant, Llama San & Llama Inn.
If you love simplicity and adore nature’s ever-changing palette, Plain Goods is about to become your new favorite home store. It has everything from kitchenware, decor, and textiles, to items for your pets. Along with free shipping, the Connecticut-based store is donating five percent of all online sales to the CDC Emergency Response Fund until it can reopen its physical shop.
The Grand Tour
Maker & Moss
Wood, metal, stone, and natural fibers make up many of the beautiful furniture and decor offerings at this Californian shop. Maker & Moss is also offering 20 percent off everything until the end of March using the discount code COUCHPOTATO and doing design consultations and one-on-one appointments through FaceTime.
Jung Lee New York
If you’ve never shopped at Jung Lee New York before, you should know it’s a great destination for unique home decor with tons of personality, as well as a smart wedding registry stop—the New York City store even has its own registry room, Slowdance. And of course, you can shop the store’s catalog online, too.
Courtland & Co
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