Décor best bets for your LA apartment
Ready to put the finishing touches on your brand new LA rental? We’ve got the scoop on some of the trendiest places to pick up new furnishings, rugs, lamps, décor accents and other necessities. Forget IKEA. These are the sorts of design shops where you can put together a stylish, modern apartment that will inspire envy from your visitors.
Apt 2B (West Hollywood)– Find this trendy central location for great design in West Hollywood, where they carry everything from designer bedding to cool kitchen accessories and big furnishings, like couches and dining sets, too. Prices are reasonable to moderate and you can find everything you need to completely furnish or simply accessorize an impressive home. Check out the “College” section on their website to easily accessorize any dorm room.
Michael’s Furniture (Burbank)– In Burbank IKEA certainly has the lock on all your needs for home purchasing, but if you want to try to keep your dollars in the community check out Michael’s Furniture Warehouse, locally owned since 1961. They have a wide variety of comfortable couches and some nice looks in beds, too. These are solid pieces that should last a long time, and you’ll get friendly customer service, too.
Living Room (Silver Lake) – If you’re looking for a retro look for your place, Living Room in Silver Lake might be your best bet, especially for a couch. They make custom sofas that look like they could have been in your grandparents living room – which as we all know, is now about as trendy as it gets. Price points aren’t bad for furniture made right here in Los Angeles, most of their sofas and sections are in the $1500 to $3000 range. They also carry cool beds and retro-look chairs and tables.
Interiors Made Eezzy (Culver City) – There’s a lot to be said for a truckload of satisfied customers, and Interiors Made Eezzy has the kind of reputation with their clients that keeps people coming back year after year. You might find exactly what you want in their Culver City Shop, and if not, they can tell you where to find it, and don’t mind if you have to go elsewhere. Delivery service is highly rated, too.
Where are your top shops for furniture in the greater LA area?