Thanks to the rising popularity of reality TV shows like American Pickers, Storage Wars, Pawn Stars, and American Restoration, people all across the U.S. are hopping on the vintage furniture bandwagon. In these shows, TV personalities search for, bid on, restore, and resell various antiques and collectibles, leading many viewers to start looking for vintage furniture and DIY restoration projects themselves.
Luckily for our residents in Corpus Christi, there are several great antique furniture and consignment shops to choose from. Whether you’re looking for a vintage dresser or just some decorative tchotchkes, you’re bound to find something unique – and for an affordable price, too. As a matter of fact, to help you find the vintage treasures you’re looking for, we put together a list of some of the best antique furniture stores in Corpus Christi. Check them out!
Just as its name might suggest, Baba One of a Kind is one of the most unique stores in all of Corpus Christi. Specializing in colonial Asian antiques and architectural elements, you’ll find something of everything, including antique chests, pillars, bed frames, chairs, desks – you name it! Their online catalog contains pictures, prices, and is updated frequently, but you’ll really be impressed with their 3,000-square-foot showroom.
2. Bleu Frog 1710 S. Alameda St. Corpus Christi, TX 78404
Since opening in 2005, Bleu Frog has become one of the most popular stores in Corpus Christi. Not only do they sell vintage furniture and collectibles, but they also sell local artwork, jewelry, toys, home décor, and much more. You can find just about anything at Bleu Frog. Good luck leaving the store empty handed!
While you’re on Alameda St., make sure you stop at Renaissance Antiques. They offer a wide variety of vintage furniture, artwork, and decorations, along with one of the best collections of vintage clothing in Corpus Christi. If you’re looking for some retro furniture, throwback fashion, or vintage pop culture collectibles, you won’t want to pass up this gem of a store. Make sure you check out their Facebook Page too while you’re at it!
Located just down the road from Renaissance Antiques, Red Crow is another must-stop on your hunt for vintage furniture. With the owners of the shop also running an estate liquidation business, they’re constantly adding to their inventory and always have something new for you to find. You can visit their website to see an online photo gallery of what’s available, or Like their Facebook Page to get photo updates of their newest additions to the store.
Know of any other great spots to find vintage furniture in Corpus Christi? Share them in the comments below!