As much as we love IKEA, sometimes we just want to go for next-level furniture because no one wants to visit…and realise your interiors are exactly alike. In this era of online shopping, purchasing gorgeous furniture is made a lot more simple; though for those who prefer to touch your pieces before you buy them, we have you covered as well.

Be it a cheap desk, antique centrepiece, or an Italian-style lamp you’re looking for, here’s our pick of the best furniture shops in Singapore to spruce up your home.

Brick & Mortar

For Eco-Friendly Pieces: Journey East
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Boasting a huge 8600 square feet showroom with eco-friendly furniture, Journey East stocks furnishings from their own line, vintage pieces, and international brands like PLAYplay and d-bodhi. Think recycled teak wood, original retro finds, vintage industrial gems, art, lighting, and accessories from around the world. Handpicked for their tiny carbon footprints, the store’s pieces have been part of beautiful homes and commercial premises in Singapore since 1995.

Price Factor: $$$

Journey East is located at 315 Outram Road, #03-02 Tan Boon Liat Building
, Singapore 169074, p. 6473 1693. Open daily 10am – 6pm.

For Contemporary Designs: Crate and Barrel
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First opened in the US back in 1962, Crate and Barrel has made its way to Singapore as a gorgeous 5-storey space at Orchard. With its exclusive collection of home furnishings and contemporary housewares, you’ll find everything from revolutionary kitchen gadgets to stone and faux fur rugs to serving plates and outdoor furniture. Outdoor concert or casual picnic? Sorted.

Price Factor: $$$

Crate and Barrel is located at orchardgateway, 277 & 218 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858, p. 6634 8488. Open daily 10am – 10pm.

For Upcycled Pieces : Originals
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Originals brings in the best furniture, soft furnishings, and handpicked accessories from all over the world (with a focus on Europe and Asia) including brands like Vincent Sheppard. Its massive 6000 sq ft showroom in Bukit Timah means that you can experience an incredible 20 scenarios of home settings. Originals also collects traditional pieces and quality materials and remodels them with contemporary ideas.

Price Factor: $$$

Originals is located at 896 Dunearn Road, #02-03, Sime Darby Centre, Singapore 589472, p. 6471 9918. Open daily 9am – 6pm.

For All Things Wood: Ethnicraft (now Soul And Tables)
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The prices at EthniCraft may be higher than that of its competitors, but you can be safely assured by the lifetime warranty of every one of its products. Specialising in high quality teak wood furniture in unique and contemporary styles, there’s something for every corner corner of your home, from beds, sideboards, and dining tables to TV cupboards, consoles, and accessories. Each piece of solid wood here is finished beautifully to retain a sleek, natural look.

Price Factor: $$$$

Ethnicraft (now Soul and Tables) is located at 72 Eunos Avenue 7, Singapore 409570, p. 9272 1545. Open daily 10am – 7pm.

For Soft Furnishings: Affordable Style Files
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More of a soft furnishings store than a full-blown furniture warehouse, this Australian interior design studio will help you create affordable looks and style for your home with not only their furniture and accessories, but also your own – offering pieces such as rugs, potted flowers, cushions, and even paper bags. From creating mood boards to going shopping with you, they do it all.

Price Factor: $$

Affordable Style Files is located at 6A Dempsey Rd, Singapore 247661, p. 
91016903. Open Tue-Fri 9am – 3pm, Sat 10am – 3pm.

For Vintage Furniture: Hock Siong & Co.
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Perhaps the most famous second-hand furniture store in Singapore, Hock Siong & Co. stocks pieces from five-star hotels, show flats, and restaurants in Singapore, allowing you have a piece of stylish luxury for half its original price. You’ll discover plenty of vintage treasures here – from solid teak consoles to oriental-style rosewood chairs – and plenty of contemporary pieces (think Piero Fornasetti wallpaper) as well. The massive warehouse is surprisingly well-organised, making it a great place to explore during the weekends.

Price Factor: $$

Hock Siong & Co. is located at 153 Kampong Ampat #01-03 Junjie Industrial Building, Singapore 368326, p. 6281 8338. Open daily 9.30am – 5.45pm.

For Bespoke Pieces: Arete Culturearete culture

The award-winning interior styling firm Arete Culture has recently launched a new furniture arm comprising both readymade and made-to-order pieces, all crafted at their Paya Lebar carpentry studio. You can customise pre-existing designs (like changing the finish) or opt to create a new bespoke piece suited to your aesthetic, incorporating material likes mild steel, marble, and ceramic tiles. Plus, they deliver your custom furniture to your door within just three weeks. Want something off the shelf? Arete offers furniture from reputable brands such as Tribe Home, The Luxe Hotel Collection, and Designer Boys.

Price Factor: $$$$

Arete Culture is located at #06-01 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road, Singapore 169074, p. 9640 3829. Open daily 10am – 6pm.

E-tailers

Cluster Cluster
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An independent e-tailer offering up an eclectic mix of furniture, lighting, tableware, interesting lifestyle accessories, and everything in between to fill up the gaps in your modern space. Cluster Cluster designs their furniture in-house, ensuring that all their furnitures are affordable while still adding quality character to your home. Plus, they have a seven-day guaranteed return policy and quick response times to your enquiries!

Price Factor: $$

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Castlery
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At Castlery, the furniture pieces are not only high in quality but also competitive in price. Featuring a well-curated selection of self-design Scandivanian-style furniture, lighting, and home accessories for all tastes, the e-tailer also has a showroom down at Alexandra Road. Make sure to look out for the frequent deals and offers on the webstore, some as attractive as up to 70% off.

Price Factor: $$

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FortyTwo
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Previously BEDS.sg, FortyTwo has been running in Singapore for over 9 years, becoming one of Singapore largest furniture e-tailers. Of course, everything is designed in-house to keep things affordable. With over 8000 items under an ever-growing range of furniture and lifestyle items, there’s practically something for every inch of your home, plus a seven-day guaranteed return policy.

Price Factor: $$

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Departures & Arrivals
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Departures from convention, arrivals from the world over. That’s the idea behind the store, which curates globally and culturally eclectic designs for the modern home. Whether its the poufs, bath carpets, trays, or candelabras, each piece is handmade and has some form of culture and heritage embedded inside, most of them from Asia. This is a store for the aspiring globetrotter in each of us.

Price Factor: $$$

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