Time to decorate? Try out these 15 mighty independent Near North Side decor shops

by Carrie Bradon | Dec. 18, 2017, 1:45pm |

High quality furniture is the standard at Design Within Reach.

Your home is your castle, and as such it should reflect who you are. Home decor and furnishings can create an instant impression of a person's style: whether they value comfort or style, aesthetics or price, and the list goes on. 

According to a report, Americans in 2016 spent over $400 per consumer unit on furniture and more on top of that when adding in accent pieces, artwork, rugs and other pieces that make your home pop. 

If all of this has you in the mood for a decor overhaul, here are 15 must-visit mighty independent home decor shops in Near North Side, Chicago, sure to find that perfect item.

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613 N. State St., Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 280-1602
This fun shop is ready to help you take your home decor to the next level.

Crosell & Co.

900 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 266-4500
Everything from kitchen and bath to furniture for all the rooms in your home, Crosell & Co. is a great spot for every homeowner.

The Golden Triangle

330 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 755-1266
The Golden Triangle features a wide selection of antiques, home decor and furniture for your home.

Mary Mary

706 N. Dearborn St., Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 654-8100
Customers are always delighted by the wonderful choices of home decor and accessories that are to be found at Mary Mary.

Room & Board

55 E. Ohio St., Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 222-0970
Room & Board is all that you need if you're trying to revamp your entire home. Their chic sense of style will have your home looking like new in no time.

Jonathan Adler

676 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 274-9920
Great pillows, lamps and accent pieces await at Jonathan Adler.


611 N. State St., Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 274-6500
Alessi's top notch items are perfect for individuals and families looking to buy quality items, including home decor, kitchen and bath accessories.

Design Within Reach

755 W. North Ave., Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 585-9600
High quality furniture is the standard at Design Within Reach, and the friendly staff is an added bonus.

Restoration Hardware

1300 N. Dearborn Parkway, Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 475-9116
Restoration Hardware is an awesome resource to have in the neighborhood; their furniture is high quality.

Far Below Retail

919 N. Larrabee St., Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 867-4929
Far Below Retail is more than just a name, it's a way of doing business.

CORT Furniture Rental & Clearance Center

540 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 548-8570
CORT cuts prices down to reasonable, which is saying a lot for furniture that can often break the bank.

Scandia Down

900 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 415, Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 981-1776
Scandia Down offers gorgeous selections of linens, bedspreads and more.

Classic Remix

706 N. Wells St., Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 915-0569
Classic Remix's interior design services and home decor make it easy to find your style or accentuate your already existent style.

Rider Design Group

222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, Chicago, IL 60654
(847) 975-6346
Rider Design Group loves to help its customers find just what they are looking for in furniture, decor and more.

Vale Craft Gallery

230 W. Superior St., Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 337-3525
Vale Craft delivers customers the loveliest in home decor, and if you happen to be looking for jewelry, well, there's that, too.

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