6 Inspiring Home Goods Shops in Palo Alto
Northern California coastal cities, like Palo Alto, offer a serene lifestyle with beautiful homes, year-round warm weather, cool bay breezes and wonderful amenities for all ages. In addition to great restaurants, cool coffee houses, and top entertainment venues, you’ll find inspiring home good shops that cater to every interior design style. Take a look at six of our favorites.
2b Design Home
2b Design Home is an award-winning home décor shop with beautiful products made from architectural salvage and reclaimed materials. Unique furniture pieces made from wrought iron, copper and tile, and accessories like Persian ceramics, antique textiles, and vintage linens reflect an elegant, old-world style of 18th-century artisan craftsmen. Inspired by the beauty of Middle Eastern architecture, 2b Design Home founders, Benedicte and Raja Moubarak strive to rescue a disappearing heritage. To address social and environmental concerns, they employ marginalized and disabled persons from around the world and train them to become great artisans. Located in the Town and Country Village: 855 El Camino Real, #120, Palo Alto, CA 94301
ELLA, an acronym for Equestrian Lifestyle Luxury Art, promotes a love of horses and an equestrian lifestyle through its unique products. Exclusive brands from around the world reflect superior, hand-made craftsmanship and quality with products that offer top performance for discerning riders. You’ll find Cavalleria Toscana Italian equestrian wear, Parlanti handcrafted leather boots and chaps, Pariani handcrafted leather saddles, Anna Scarpati jumping and dressing accessories from Italy, and beautiful handcrafted, sterling silver equestrian jewelry by artisan, Michel McNabb. For your home, ELLA offers a distinct collection of products in hand-stitched leathers and natural materials for an equestrian lifestyle in Palo Alto. Located in the Town and Country Village: 855 El Camino Real #109, Palo Alto, CA 94301
If you appreciate the lustrous beauty of hand-made glass products, you’ll love Glassybaby’s votive candleholders. Available in hundreds of stunning color choices from white to black and glass choices from clear to opaque, Glassybaby’s votive candle holders make wonderful home accessories and gift items. Started in 1995 by Lee Rhodes, a cancer patient, votive holders were made and given to other cancer to promote healing. Through the years, Glassybaby votive candleholders have gained the respect of the cancer community and the appreciation of homeowners across the country. In 2011, Lee Rhodes was named Entrepreneur of the Year by Entrepreneur Magazine, and in 2012 Glassybaby reached $1 million in charitable giving. Located in the Stanford Shopping Center: 180 El Camino Real #1145, Palo Alto, CA 94304
MUJI, originally founded in Japan in 1980, offers a wide variety of products for the home, as well as apparel and food. You’ll find innovative home products for cleaning, cooking, and entertaining that promote a simple, easy lifestyle. Whether you’re looking for furniture and fabrics, lighting, electronics, storage solutions, kitchen utensils, or bath and beauty products, MUJI offers a great selection of unique products for your home. MUJI’s new west coast location at the Stanford Shopping Center, offers Palo Alto residents a fun, unique, retail shopping experience, and for busy homeowners, the online store is a convenient option. Located in the Stanford Shopping Center: 850 Stanford Shopping Center, Palo Alto, CA 94304
Scandia Home is a leader in luxury bedding items for discriminating homeowners who appreciate the ultimate in comfort and the finer things in life. Products include luxurious hand-made featherbeds, down and cotton mattress pads, comforters and pillows, cotton blankets and throws, and heirloom quality, high thread count Italian linens. With superior European-style bedding products that were once available only through select boutiques and professional designers, Scandia Home now offers top-of-the-line, luxury bedding and bath products to Palo Alto homeowners. They also provide personalized service with in-house experts to help you choose the right products for your lifestyle, customize your selections, and arrange cleaning and care at their in-house laundry facilities. Located in the Town and Country Village at 855 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301
Owners, Monelle Totah and Gary McNatton founded Hudson Grace to offer a unique shopping experience that specifically emulates the casual elegance of coastal California living. What they created was a truly special home goods shop that is a direct reflection of their own lifestyles, home decor, and entertainment style. Their flagship shop opened in San Francisco’s stylish Presidio Heights neighborhood in 2012 offering a unique array of dinnerware, glassware, table linens and napkins, flatware, candles, and other serving and entertaining products and home accessories. What makes this shop really stand-out is the cohesion and melding styles of the co-founders who are best friends, and have a wealth of experience with some of the most influential, design-forward, luxury retail brands throughout the country. But you’ll need to come in for yourself to see just how special this place is. Located in the Town and Country Village, 855 El Camino Real #135, Palo Alto CA 94301, Tel (650) 328-7400
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