It comes as no surprise that Hong Kong is recognised as one of the world’s best shopping destinations. As you’d expect from the “New York of Asia” Hong Kong plays home to an impressive list of furniture stores, each unique in their own. Shopping for furniture in Hong Kong can be quite an adventure with the eclectic mix of stores available in all parts of Hong Kong.
But do not despair as we’ve narrowed down the furniture stores we thought you’d set your eyes on. You’ll be spoilt for choice at the variety and contrast of modern, bespoke, vintage and antique furniture the city has to offer. Shop away Travelshopas!
CHINESE ANTIQUES FROM MING AND QING PERIODS
Andy Hei has gained much popularity and prestige in this industry due to his authentic collection of antique furniture. The company has continuously been reliable in providing antique lovers and collectors with vintage pieces from the ancient Chinese dynasty. One of its specialties includes furniture from Ming and Qing periods. This is the place to go if you’re looking for a touch of Chinese art and culture in your homes. The store also includes interior accessories, decorations, and even outdoor and garden furniture.
CLASSIC AND ELEGANT FURNITURE
This homeware oasis had us at their impressive display of blue and white ginger jars and small decorative objects at their humble store. The team at Bowerbird Home carefully curate a selection of interior furnishings that are classic and elegant with a whimsical touch. They also offer tips to select the perfect furniture for your living spaces. No wonder Bowerbird Home, Hong Kong is a favourite among many local interior enthusiasts.
A fun and contemporary take on antique furniture
LALA CURIO is a furniture emporium offering a varied mix of all you’ll need to redecorate your abode. The brand gives a fun spin on antiques – celebrating traditional artisanship with contemporary humour. What started as a humble rosewood furniture shop in the 50s is now a leading ceramics enterprise. Do not be surprised to encounter a range of cloisonné tiles, wallpaper designs, lighting and even a humble collection of gifts for him and her. A trip to LALA CURIO and your home will be looking like a contemporary haven in no time.
TRADITIONAL AND CONTEMPORARY PIECES FOR SMALL SPACES
When searching for Asian-inspired furniture and furnishings, definitely put Old Shanghai on your shopping list. Amongst the vast range of high quality and classic pieces, expect pops of colour and modern takes on traditional pieces like tall bar stools, decorative ladders, and storage boxes of all sizes. We also spotted a few items perfect for small spaces, like beds with in-built drawers.
HIPPY VINTAGE FURNITURE
G/F No.5 Square Street Sheung Wan, Hong Kong | Unit 803-804, 8/F, Horizon Plaza No.2 Lee Wing Street Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong
The designs at Organic Modernism are classy with a modern touch. Browse through their designs for tables, cabinets, shelves, and sofas that match your taste. Home and office accessories such as paintings and sculptures are also available at this store. Quality is not compromised in the values of Organic Modernism as you can certainly see it if you observe the finishing of each piece. Their products include hand-forged bronze with Japanese patina finishes, American walnut bases and pine wood frames.
DESIGN YOUR OWN FURNITURE
Rimba Rhyme has been designing and producing top-quality bespoke furniture since 1999. Its distinct Danish design and architecture is a popular favourite among residents. You can finally put your Pinterest boards to good use as the people at Rimba Rhyme encourage their customers to contribute designs for pieces that depict their own taste and style. So you can proudly exhibit your customized furniture to your guests. Each piece of wooden furniture is made from the finest quality of wood and metal.
AFFORDABLE SOLID WOOD FURNITURE
Take a trip down Tibet, Burma, Sri Lanka, India and even Thailand at Shambala Furniture’s showroom at Horizon Plaza. It is known to be Hong Kong’s favourite emporium of afforable solid wood furniture. Pieces are made from rosewood & teak, brass, copper, marble and even hand blown glass. Their showroom is also filled with accessories, rugs and lamps. Your homes will be looking like one of those earthy luxury resorts in no time.
RETRO AND MID-CENTURY FURNITURE WITH A POP OF COLOUR
10B, On Shing Industrial Building, 2-16 Wo Liu Hang Road, Fo Tan, Shatin, Hong Kong | Shop 1019, 10/f, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, Hong Kong
Style50s brings you vintage to modern mid-century furniture and home accessories. What we like is their use of vibrant colours like hot pink and teal, which complements their retro theme and adds a pop of colour to your homes. The PU vintage fabric used on their sofas is easy to maintain and wears well. They also offer over 100 different fabrics to choose from to suit your preference if you’re particular about your fabric.
LUXURY CHINESE-INSPIRED FURNITURE
Owned by Hong Kong entrepreneur and tycoon Sir David Tang, Tang Tang Tang Tang (get where the name’s from?) is a luxury furniture store that oozes elegance and sophistication. The store itself evokes elegance as it embodies subtle Chinese aesthetics using key colours of grey and yellow, complemented by sleek marble flooring. It offers chic Chinese furniture and furnishings with a Western twist. This is the store to go to if you want nothing but classy and exquisite pieces of furniture in your homes.
BRITISH AND AMERICAN FURNITURE FROM THE 1950s
Timothy Oulton has been regarded as one of the leading stores in providing luxurious and high-end pieces of furniture. The gallery offers an eclectic mix of finishes and textures from the British heritage and culture. You’ll feel like you’ve entered a gentleman’s pad with its sleek furnishings and chandeliers. The store also offers rustic and elegant furniture from the “Beat” generation in the 1950s, America and inspirations from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London – and also welcomes art exhibitions and whisky tastings. How classy!