New York, NY
Reporter EC sends in a tip for Depression Modern
: "Depression Modern is a super place for deco sofas, side tables, chairs, coffee tables and just about everything 30's & 40's."
The restoration DM does is remarkable. There is always a line on Saturday morning before the store opens at noon, and great muffins and coffee can be found across the street. Call friday (4-5:30) for a list of Saturday inventory. While the furniture style might not fit everyone's taste, the vintage lighting fixtures can fit in anywhere.
NYMag says: There are lacquered surfaces aplenty in this shop full of originals...
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