5 STORES YOU SHOULDN’T MISS ON ANTIQUE ROW IN PALM BEACH, FL
If you’re looking for genuine antiques and collectibles for your Florida home, West Palm Beach’s Antique Row on South Dixie Highway is the place to go. Within a short stretch, you’ll find over 30 shops including 15 of the finest dealers in 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th-century antiques. Here are five of the stores not to be missed.
JAMES & JEFFREY ANTIQUES
Described by The New York Times as “a designer’s favorite,” James & Jeffrey Antiques has two locations on Antiques Row — the Pavilion and the Showroom. They specialize in 18th and 19th-century lighting, decorative accessories, furniture, rugs and carpets, and fine art.
Pieces such as the Verdigris wrought iron six-light chandelier, a pair of Italian walnut fauteuils, a pair of painted bouillotte accent tables, or the neoclassical Venetian painted pot stand pedestal can only add to the style and beauty of your home.
FAUSTINA PACE ANTIQUES
In Faustina Pace Antiques you’ll find a tasteful mix of 19th and 20th-century English decorative pieces, Swedish furniture, French textiles, and Belgian accessories. It’s the kind of place that you’ll enter with one item in mind, and want to buy everything.
Some of the more unusual pieces include a French faux bois planter, an antique English pond yacht, a Napoleon III upholstered settee, an antique Belgian garden urn, and an antique Swedish painted sideboard.
THE ELEPHANT’S FOOT ANTIQUES
Trading since 1963, the unusually named Elephant’s Foot Antiques is a 6,500 square foot showroom filled with items for the discriminating buyer. The collection features an eclectic mix of antiquities from America, England, France, and Asia along with miscellaneous articles and curiosities from around the world.
From England are items from the Georgian to Edwardian periods like grandfather clocks, chests of drawers, porcelain figures, and silverware. Formal and country French pieces include armoires, commodes, candelabra, and bronze figures, and you’ll find Asian articles such as bronze and jade figures, Chinese cabinets, vases, bowls, and lamps.
Florida Regency specializes in upscale vintage furniture, home accessories, and lighting from the 1950s to the late 1980s. For that one of a kind piece you’re looking for, you are likely to find it here.
Some of the new arrivals include a vintage tropical Palm Beach round mirror with leaves, a pair of vintage Hollywood regency chrome and Lucite wall light sconces, a Palm Beach tropical wicker rattan bar serving cart, and a Hollywood regency white tiger statue.
DIAMOND ANTIQUE ORIENTAL RUGS
For exquisite floor coverings, Diamond Antique Oriental Rugs has a collection of vintage hand-knotted rugs from Persia, the central Middle East, and Turkey. A number of rare items are featured in the collection such as wall hangings, cradle covers, salt bags, and saddlebags. They also specialize in the cleaning and repair of treasured antique carpets and rugs using only traditional methods.
On Antiques Row, you’re sure to find beautiful and unique furniture, lighting, art, and more that will delight you and create a talking point for your guests.