Are you on the hunt for new treasures for your North County San Diego home? If your style tends towards vintage and eclectic, you’re in luck. North County has a great selection of stores to satisfy even the most discerning vintage shopper. Whether you’re looking for the perfect midcentury coffee table or one-of-a-kind bohemian statement rug, you’re sure to find it in one of these local treasure troves.
Carlsbad Village Art & Antique Mall
Carlsbad Village Art & Antique Mall is a 15,000 square foot paradise of furniture, home décor, art, collectibles, and much more. This local favorite is home to more than 100 dealers, and the selection is constantly changing. You can find just about everything here – from vintage china and linens to artist-decorated furniture pieces. Come here to find just what you’re looking for, or use it as a springboard for inspiration. And they have free coffee every day!
Sea Hive Marketplace
Head to Oceanside and explore the 12,000 square-foot Sea Hive Marketplace. Here you’ll find an eclectic selection of household items presented by more than 100 professional dealers. They specialize in vintage, antique, and handcrafted items, and you’ll find everything from midcentury credenzas to macramé wall hangings. Make sure you have plenty of time on hand, as you can literally spend the whole day exploring this amazing place.
Another fabulous place to score vintage treasures is at Antique Village in San Marcos. This 10,000 square foot mall features more than 60 vendors and new merchandise arrives every day. This is the place to go if you’re in the mood to do some picking. You’ll feel like you’ve hit the jackpot if you’re in the market for industrial décor and one-of-a-kind garden art.
Country Flowers and Antiques
Country Flowers and Antiques in Escondido is a family-owned favorite. They specialize in vintage and antique items for your home and garden – and even rent out Antebellum gowns and uniforms! Find a great shabby chic dresser and then fix it up yourself with their large selection of Paint & Paddles Chalk Paint.
If you’re looking for a fun shopping experience in downtown Vista, then do not miss Gypsy Trunk. They offer a large selection of vintage and antique furniture and art. No matter what style you’re looking for, you may find it here. Even if you don’t, it’s always a fun place to poke around.
The Red Geranium
The Red Geranium in Fallbrook is an adorable shop chock full of vintage treasures from the Midwest. If you love farmhouse style, then this is definitely the place for you. The shop is located in a Fallbrook home that is more than 100 years old, and they carry a great selection of yard art, rusty tin items, candles, and more.
Contact Clark & Gilman
Would you like more information about buying or selling a North County San Diego home? Then please click here or call 760-758-1211 to speak with an agent from The Cristine Clark & Jamie Gilman Team. We love real estate, and we’re always available to answer all your questions about the real estate process.