Be inspired by the northern powerhouses offering of interior and homeware shops
After you’ve secured that new dream home, it’s time to move in! This is a great opportunity to update your new space to fit your personality and tastes. You might have a lot of furniture from your previous home already; however, furniture is often subjective and will “work” to differing degrees depending on the space.
That’s why moving is such a great opportunity to hit the furniture shops to update, and luckily for those of you who live in and around Leeds, you’re spoilt for choice!
Furniture Shops in Leeds
Trash and Treasure
Trash and Treasure, 3 Stonegate Road, Meanwood, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS6 4HZ
Found in Meanwood, Trash and Treasure is a real gem of a shop. They clear unwanted items from homes across Leeds and beyond. They have a unique offering, with furniture ranging from vintage Chesterfield sofas to modern Habitat bedframes. You never know what you might find at Trash and Treasure, but it’s well worth a visit for any new homeowners looking to kit out their new space!
Great For: Thrifty people who like unique furniture and bargains
Swiss Cottage Antiques
Swiss Cottage Antiques, 85 Wesfield Crescent, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS3 1DJ
Just outside of Leeds city centre, if you’re a fan of vintage furniture or have plans to upcycle, Swiss Cottage Antiques is a relative treasure trove. With items ranging in price from £1 into the £1000’s, you’ll need to dedicate some time and patience to thrifting through their extensive stock, but with that in mind, you’re sure to find some gems. As well as specialising in antique furniture, they’re also a popular stop from TV and film producers who find all manner of items to dress their sets with. It’s a quirky shop, well worth exploring.
Great For: Vintage lovers with a good eye!
Blackbird Vintage, 7 Stainburn Parage, Moortown, Leeds, LS17 6NA
Specialising in high-quality vintage furniture, Blackbird Vintage have a carefully selected, forever changing product range, perfect for creating a range of styles in the home. With everything from Mid-Century, Vintage, Industrial and even Art Deco style pieces, Blackbird Vintage is an essential stop for people looking for something a little different, and those who would like to build their style around some of the most prevalent trends in interior design.
Great For: People who want to invest in interior design heritage to create an interesting space.
Habitat, Moor Allerton Centre, Moortown, LS17 5NY
Founded back in 1964, Habitat is one of the UK’s leading furniture and household furnishings retailers. They specialise in high-quality furniture and keep their finger on the pulse of the most recent trends which are emerging in interior design. If you’re looking to create a trendy, contemporary space then Habitat is a great place to start your furniture search.
Great For: People with a big budget who like to keep up with interior trends.
Ikea, Holden Ing Way, Birstall, Batley WF17 9AE
No roundup of the furniture shops in Leeds would be complete without the Scandinavian, furniture giant Ikea. With an enormous product range of ready-to-assemble-furniture, the company’s central ethos is all about allowing those on a budget with the means of acquiring stylish, well-designed homeware. With an extensive range of styles, a focus on eco-friendly products, they have a particular focus on modern design although many varying styles can be found.
Great For: They have such an extensive product range; it is great for all kinds of homeowners!
Pad, 71 Commercial Rd, Leeds LS5 3AT
Pad Furniture specialises in Mango Furniture and Indian Furniture with a focus on high-quality wood. They have a massive range of products for every room in the home. What's more, they cater to various tastes, their products are available in light, dark and natural shades to suit personal tastes. Set over three floors there’s something for everyone so it's well worth a visit!
Great For: People who want to achieve a natural effect in their home
The Cave, 122 Long Row, Horsforth, Leeds LS18 5AA
Although not necessarily a traditional furniture shop, The Cave in Horsforth stocks many interesting and unusual homewares. As well as a range of ornamental products, which includes vintage style storage and statement animal busts, they stock many items of furniture, which if you have the time to thrift through, you're sure to find a unique piece that you can love! We visited The Cave in a previous blog, which you can read here.
Great For: Lovers of the weird and wonderful!