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The Best Home Stores in Birmingham
2800 Cahaba Road, Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 9:30 to 5:30
131 Summit Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35243
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Finding the perfect diamond, timepiece or engagement ring is no small task. Bromberg’s is one of Alabama’s leading jewelers that has been serving loyal customers for over a century. With a reputation as one of the finest diamond purveyors in the region, they have amassed an exquisite collection of jewelry suited for engagements, weddings, anniversaries and other special occasions. They also have a large assortment of fine china, crystal stemware, sterling silver flatware, fine linens, pottery and more for gifting. Truly, the customer service at Bromberg’s is unmatched!
281 Rele Street, Birmingham, AL, 35223
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
A’mano is a Birmingham boutique for unique gifts and home accents. The ever-expanding shop is widely popular for its commitment to carefully crafted merchandise and fabulous customer service. Dedicated to bringing you the highest quality products through its doors, A’mano has remained a trusted resource for bridal gifts. From stunning Orbix glassware to R. Wood pottery, their curated collection of home goods is tasteful and elegant. In addition to dining ware, A’mano has a fabulous assortment of other handmade gifts and stylish accessories including jewelry, tote bags, and unique art. A’mano remains loyal to their discerning customers and continues to provide fresh and seasonal merchandise all year round.
150 40th St S, Birmingham, AL, 35222
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Whether you want to update your kitchen with new knobs and pulls or you’re building a new home, these folks are here to help you discover beautiful hardware that fits your style and budget. Avondale Specialty Hardware provides homeowners, decorators, architects and builders with a worry-free resource for all decorative and architectural hardware needs. Known as Birmingham’s “Hardware Man” and having 30 years of experience under his belt, Jeff Seabolt provides Avondale Specialty Hardware customers with an unparalleled understanding of each and every product. You can complete any project here – no matter how small or large!
2815 18th Street South, Homewood, AL 35209
Hours: Monday through Satruday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
From a bedroom in the back of Betsy’s childhood home, her mother and aunt created and distributed hair bows for customers all throughout the country. Eventually, the business evolved and became a storefront, offering monogramming and selling specialty gift items. When Betsy became the owner, she chose to rename the company to more accurately reflect the store’s true character. Specializing in gifts for men, women, children and even furry friends, B. Bayer & Co. Monogramming & Gifts brings Birmingham a truly unique gift-buying experience. Here you’ll find brands such as Roberta Roller Rabbit, Kristaben, Fiona Walker, Pomegranate, Over the Moon and many more. A highly knowledgeable staff and a plethora of great gifts for all occasions (including treating yourself!) makes B. Bayer & Co. a truly remarkable go-to.
3101 3rd Ave. South, Birmingham, AL 35233
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Lolo French Antiques et More offers one of the South’s most impressive and diverse collections of period and style pieces dating from the 17th to mid-20th century. Each antique is personally selected by owner Laurent Gouon, originally from Nantes, France, with an aim for excellence in design, craftsmanship and the beautiful decorative appeal it will have in its new home. His twenty years of experience buying and importing antiques ensure that you’ll find gorgeous, one-of-a-kind pieces each time you shop with him.
2814 Petticoat Lane, Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
An Art History major with many years of interior design experience, Paige Albright has a wealth of knowledge and is regarded locally as one of the leading rug experts. Dealing with strictly orientals since 1999, she opened her gorgeous shop located in Mountain Brook Village in 2007 which has one of the largest selections of oriental rugs in the Southeast United States. Paige has a discerning eye and is able to guide her clients through the selection process with expert advice on proper placement, size and style.
2880 Old Rocky Ridge Road, Birmingham, AL 35243
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Owned and operated by a dynamic mother and daughter duo, Pandy Agnew Interiors is highly-regarded by interior designers and homeowners alike as a fantastic resource for furniture and home accessories. From beautiful lighting fixtures to tables and chairs, to pillows, upholstered pieces, they have something endearing for every space in your home. In addition to quality home goods, Pandy Agnew has an inspiring collection of gifts and fragrances. Whether you want to completely transform a space or simply lend it a new energy, Pandy Agnew and her team offer exceptional design services to make your vision come to life.
2829 2nd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233
Hours: Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Richard Tubb is a full-service interior design firm in Pepper Place known for their simple, yet statement-making style. Their projects reflect the style of their clients while injecting their unique touch into the space. The Richard Tubb Interiors showroom has curated a gorgeous collection of home furnishings and accents. Their classic style with modern appeal creates spaces that are comfortable, stylish and built to last.
5227 Whigam Circle, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35405
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
To make the design process as seamless as possible, Toulmin Cabinetry & Design goes to great lengths. Their five-step design process walks customers through each vital element of planning, designing and installation, and has proved to be a truly comforting approach to making substantial decisions and handling the stress of a large project. At the initial consultation, customers will meet with an experienced designer who will help harmonize the design of the new project with the existing décor of their home. The expansive collection of products allows for custom designs that will compliment the style of any home, be it traditional, Tuscan, contemporary or transitional. In addition to beautiful cabinetry, Toulmin Cabinetry & Design also has a selection of countertops, tile, lighting, appliances, hardware, windows and doors.
3048 Independence Drive, Birmingham, AL, 35209
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Stock & Trade Design Co. is dedicated to filling their store with pieces that are chic and stylish while meeting your budget. Their large showroom is stocked with upholstery, rugs, lighting and more. In addition to large furniture, they carry a wide range of home accents from candles to mirrors to frames to coffee table books. Their clean, classic style is just beautiful – providing the perfect place to select a gift for anyone’s home!
2919 Linden Ave., Birmingham, AL 35209
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Scribbler is a quaint stationery boutique that specializes in custom invitations. From festive holiday greeting cards to elegant baby announcements, the Scribbler has a tasteful assortment of papers from some of the finest brands including Smock, Bella Figura, Crane & William Arthur, Arzberger and Alexa Pulitzer. Their team of talented calligraphers will address the wedding invitation of your dreams, and their personalized napkins, cups, koozies, matches, and place cards make every event special. Don’t miss their special selection of monogrammed soaps and candles – the perfect hostess gifts!
161 Main Street, Suite 127, Hoover, AL 35244
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wrapsody is a friendly boutique in Hoover where the act of giving is celebrated each day. From trendy clothing and unique jewelry to fun seasonal décor and scrumptiously scented candles, Wrapsody has everything you need for special occasions and everyday entertaining. Their warm staff will joyfully assist you in finding exactly what you need.
1900 Cahaba Road, Birmingham, AL 35213
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Henhouse Antiques is a sophisticated shop in English Village specializing in unique furniture. Owners Barbara Ashford and Judy Hill have a discerning eye for design. Traveling to Europe each year to find the finest decor, they have amassed a compelling collection of traditional and contemporary home accents. From antique French chests to modern light fixtures, Henhouse Antiques has one-of-a-kind finds that span generations of style. Their accessories include handwoven baskets, iron pieces, crystal and silver. In addition to beautiful decor, Henhouse Antiques has a remarkable collection of jewelry and accessories from The Hill Collection; An exclusive European line consisting of vintage, new and handmade pieces and a wonderful source for antique silver and gold cuffs! The collection of unique treasures at Henhouse Antiques is unparalleled.
2815B 18th Street South, Homewood, AL 35209
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
More than just your average floral retailer, Wild Things is a place where tradition and trend are in perfect harmony. Through creative workshops, event design, eclectic gifts and home goods, editorial styling and floral deliveries, designer Carolyn Harbert shares her passion for all things floral and fun. Beautiful bespoke-style floral arrangements are Carolyn’s specialty, but she doesn’t stop there; carefully curating a wide range of gift-giving options like bath and body products, jewelry, kids novelties, sweet treats and items for your furry friends, Wild Things is the perfect place to treat that special someone (even if that special someone is yourself)!
5287 US-280 suite 249, Birmingham, AL 35242
Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, Noon to 6 p.m.
Whether you are looking for a quick gift or a timeless, one of a kind piece, there is something for everyone at this local market. With over 62 galleries and 45 suppliers, The Mercantile by Miller offers a wide range of furniture, clothing, art, antiques, jewelry, artisan foods, floral arrangements and more. Owner Kay Miller personally selects each vendor and strives to provide the highest quality selection of unique items to suit every style. If you need help realizing your design visions, they have designers standing by that will assist you at the store and in your home. Prefer to make it yourself? Sign up for one of their Saturday craft classes. Whatever you’re looking for, The Mercantile prides itself on being able to deliver.
Contact Info: (888) 874-8778
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
In addition to beautiful furniture, Dorm Decor also offers top quality bedding, lighting and decorative accessories with numerous customization options. From metallics, to neutrals, to brights, to animal prints, their collections and custom options make it easy to design a unique and Instagram-worthy look. Now owned and operated by Magnussen Home Furnishings, Dorm Decor continues to grow while maintaining their passion for employing women and manufacturing in the South. Check out their showroom in Birmingham or browse their website for the perfect gifts for the high school or college student in your life.
1130 22nd Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
Hours: Varies from business to business
Pepper Place opened in 1988 in renovated abandoned warehouses with a goal of bringing Birmingham a truly unique venue for shopping, dining and entertainment. Previously home to Dr. Pepper factories, the new name gives nod to its history and today, Pepper Place is Lakeview’s premier lifestyle destination. Pepper Place is a one-stop-shop for many with more than 350,000 square feet of retail, office and workshop space. Spending an entire day at Pepper Place is easy; from a local coffee shop to a James Beard award-winning restaurant and from pilates to home gardening centers the options are versatile and abundant. Each Saturday, year-round, Pepper Place brings together local farmers and artisans for The Market at Pepper Place, an outdoor exchange that helps support local businesses. Revel in the endless possibilities at Pepper Place. Check out the fabulous home & gift stores in Pepper Place— Barri Thompson Interiors, Cantley & Company, Richard Tubb Interiors, Design Supply, Charlie Thigpen’s Garden Gallery, Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery, Frontera Iron and Thrive Clay Studio.
3200 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222
Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Innovation, High Design, Energy Savings… Mayer Lighting Showroom has it all. Since 1930, Mayer has been the “Go To” place in Birmingham for the best in lighting, design and technical expertise. Mayer’s Lighting Specialists are certified by the American Lighting Association and are prepared to make the process convenient and stress free. In addition, you will find unique furniture and home décor to complete your needs. With showrooms in downtown Birmingham, Pelham, and Dothan and with their online store, Mayer Lighting Showroom is easily accessible!
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