Already thinking about how you’ll decorate after purchasing your new Downtown San Diego condo? Before you make any big decisions, spend a few hours browsing the following home décor shops.
Love & Aesthetics
A favorite among Little Italy locals, Love & Aesthetics is the right combination of unique, weird, and chic. This home décor boutique offers one-of-a-kind candles, barware, tableware, books, cards, clothing, jewelry, light fixtures, blankets, pillows, and the list goes on. There are a few things to know before you go: it’s a little pricey, their playlist is amazing, and it smells good all the time.
Looking to decorate your new Little Italy San Diego condo with some amazing Mexican folk art? This is your spot. Casa Artelexia is thee place to go for colorful, quality merchandise reflecting Mexican culture. From wall art to clothing and traditional games to jewelry, this boutique really has something for everyone. Casa also hosts special exhibits and a wide variety of events and classes, including flower making, piñata making, and calligraphy.
Architectural Salvage of San Diego
The old saying “One man’s trash is another man’s treasure” could’ve originated in this cool design store. Architectural Salvage offers a changing inventory doors, doorknobs, mantels, bathtubs, headboards, mailboxes, armoires, windows, lights, and pretty much anything else it takes to bring a new living space together. Some pieces are reproductions, but lots are unique, one-of-a-kind items.
The Atomic Bazaar
This list wouldn’t be complete without something for the mid-century modern lovers. Atomic Bazaar touts itself as an eclectic store offering mid-century modern and high-end vintage furniture and home décor items from benches to oil paintings. Happy customers will tell you this is where quality and design meet affordability, and if you like something don’t hesitate—inventory changes frequently.