If you’ve just arrived (or been here a while) and wondering where to buy furniture in Singapore, we’ve pulled together this huge list of the best furniture shops on the red dot for you to start on! This comprehensive guide to Singapore furniture stores covers all areas, budgets and decorating tastes. There’s furniture stores for Asian, contemporary, chic, recycled and vintage furniture. So, whether you’re after a good sofa, antique lamp, modern dining table or a cute kid’s bed, get scrolling!
Best recycled and reclaimed furniture stores
Journey East’s huge 8,600-square-foot furniture store is stocked with reclaimed wood pieces, original Asian vintage treasures, industrial furniture, plus quirky art and accessories from across the globe. You can shop from well-established collections from District Eight, d-Bodhi, Journey East Vintage and United Strangers. And there’s designer furniture here too. We’re smitten with the quirky and creative interior accessory and lighting collections from House Doctor, Pappelina, Tala, Edgar Home and Qeeboo. Also, don’t leave without checking out the in-house collection, PLAYplay, inspired by the colours of Southeast Asia.
#03-02 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
Visit the massive new warehouse space in Bukit Batok for recycled furniture from India and Java as well as functional and contemporary tables and chairs, sofas, coffee tables, beds and accessories. You’ll also find bright and neutral rugs, throw cushions and bedding. Featured brands include Ethnicraft, Nomad, Armadillo Rugs, modern looks from Vincent Sheppard and a huge new outdoor collection. As far as Singapore furniture stores go, this showroom is one of our top spots for items that are oh-so-pleasing to the eye.
Level 5, 1 Bukit Batok Street 22
Want to own a little bit of history? Pop along and check out some of the gorgeous furniture and décor products at Chisel & Log. Pieces upcycled from items recovered from old Havelis (Indian homes) and temples are just some of the unique things you can find here. If that’s not your style, the bone inlay and mother-of-pearl inlay products fit perfectly into more modern homes due to their geometric designs. Before you head down to the store book an appointment first by sending a message to 9107 5714. As a bonus, you can also see one of the most comprehensive collections of art from across the globe here.
Chisel & Log
ArtSafe SG, 8 Changi South Street 2
High-quality furniture with prices that don’t break the bank: that’s what you’ll find at Born in Colour. Visit the store for recycled furniture, such as the Bistro Rattan collection, which features natural rattan weaved onto beautiful storage pieces like TV consoles and drawer chests. We also love some of the other stunning collections, including Fika Swedish, New Retro and Heim Forrest Walnut: think a strong mid-century style with elements of contemporary modern fusion. There are two established showrooms in the north and south of Singapore, where you’ll find the perfect furniture pieces for your living space – from sofa, dining tables, chairs and solid wood beds to accessories. Or, shop from home on Born to Colour’s online furniture portal.
Born in Colour
#07-11/12 Apex@Henderson Building, 201 Henderson Road
#02-31, 1024 Yishun Industrial Park A
Artful House has transformed beautifully carved Indian vintage doors and windows into consoles, tables, sideboards, mirrors and more. If you’re looking for a statement piece, this store is the place to go for both aesthetics and craftsmanship. It also has a large range of gorgeous accent chairs upholstered in a variety of Asian-inspired prints such as ikat and chinoiserie.
#08-04 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
Best antique furniture stores
Among a few Singapore furniture shops at Dempsey Hill is this treasure trove – Woody Antique House. An old favourite of many expats, the store’s hand-picked, antique furniture is sourced from all over the region by husband-and-wife team Chris and Wei Chin Ang. This place is full of colour and history. For example, you’ll find wedding cabinets from China, Tibetan chests and repurposed Indian furniture; and, alongside them, rain drums and bronze gongs from Thailand and Myanmar. There’s also a recycled teak range. Woody offers a great customisation service too, so you can get a piece that really fits your home and style.
Woody Antique House
13 Dempsey Road, #01-05
Emperor’s Attic sells high-quality, hand-crafted antique, vintage and reproduction Chinese furniture. The items here are affordable and artisanal – the store rarely sells the same thing twice. There’s a focus on traditionally hand-crafted and restored pieces using quality materials and workmanship. What’s more, the products are personally selected from Northern China. This means they can move when you move, and can survive both cold and dry climates. The furniture store also houses the Willow Mattress pop-up shop.
#01-10 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
China Collection, which opened 20 years ago, is now in a delightful shophouse at Joo Chiat with two-storeys of beautiful Chinese antique and vintage furniture. There’s also a colourful array of Asian inspired home décor accessories – so you’ll find original elm wood cabinets, painted sideboards, trunks, consoles and altar tables, interspersed with lamps, porcelain ginger jars and vases, bronze rain drums, ornaments and their signature jade and silk tassels. You’re bound to find something you’ll love! A carefully chosen Chinese antique mixed in with more classic and contemporary pieces can give a room real personality. China Collection also offers customers a complimentary interior styling service to help you get the placement just right!
252 Joo Chiat Road
This family-owned-and-run store has a huge selection of fine Chinese antiques, reproductions and accessories. Look around and you’ll see everything from cabinets, consoles, chests and day beds to Ming-style reproductions and stunning lamps. Just Anthony also stocks elegant silk wall coverings, wall décor and mirrors – and we love the antique room dividers repurposed from old door panels.
379 Upper Paya Lebar Road
Best teak furniture stores
If you’re time-poor, first check out the Soul & Tables website. You’ll be able to view the store’s entire range of contemporary and eco-friendly solid teak furniture. Alternatively, head to the two showrooms in the Tan Boon Liat Building to test the range. The furniture is crafted from sustainable solid teak sourced from teak plantations or reclaimed Javanese timber. They do furniture rentals too!
Soul & Tables
#02-03 & #02-09 Tan Boon Liat Building 315 Outram Road
If simplicity and elegance are your thing, check out the Scandi-inspired range at Scanteak. The store’s design process centres on creating truly beautiful furniture that serves a purpose – enhancing your home life. The stunning teak range features pieces that often have more than one use. So, they’re perfectly suited to those looking to maximise space in smaller homes. The chic furniture designs for every room of your home feature much-needed storage, while being built with longevity and durability in mind.
12 locations across Singapore
Best designer furniture brands
If you’re looking for designer furniture in Singapore, Danish Design curates over 30 Scandinavian brands for customers who are looking for both comfort and luxury. Among the highlights are iconic furniture items from legendary designers like Borge Morgensen, Hans Wegner and Finn Juhl. It’s also well-known for exquisitely comfortable sofas, handcrafted in Europe. In addition, you’ll find elegant dining sets – many in solid wood – that can be extended, with systems that don’t require extensive effort to use. Also, the store’s outdoor furniture is designed to look like indoor furniture; yet it’s all made with durable materials to withstand Singapore’s weather conditions.
Danish Design Co
#06-03 Century Warehouse, 100e Pasir Pajang Road
W.Atelier carries a huge selection of super-luxe international homeware, from Italian furniture and German kitchens to Scandinavian furnishings and Spanish lighting. The carefully chosen portfolio of brands includes some of the most iconic products in design history. We’re particularly obsessed with the easily recognisable Egg Chair from Fritz Hansen! And we love the Sacco easy-chair from Zanotta, too. It doesn’t matter if you’re into classic, contemporary or minimalistic styles, you’ll find bathroom suites, system kitchens, furniture, lighting and accessories for every taste at W.Atelier. Top end designer furniture Singapore!
201 Henderson Road, #01-01 & #03-01
The Fritz Hansen Lounge was designed by Spanish designer Jaime Hayon to bring a touch of cool Scandinavian air to tropical Singapore. Pop in to browse the clean, pure lines and high-quality craftsmanship of mid-century Danish furniture. Fritz Hansen is a global design giant known for putting together iconic pieces, including Arne Jacobsen’s designs, the Egg, the Swan and the Drop. The store also prominently features Poul Kjærholm, Hans J. Wegner and Piet Hein. Or, perhaps you’d like something from the Contemporary Collection; it includes pieces by Jaime Hayon, Cecilie Manz, Hiromichi Konno and Jehs+Laub. This lifestyle-centric concept store opened in partnership with local luxury furniture retailer W.Atelier.
#13-08 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
Vitra is a family-owned Swiss design company known for its furniture classics by Verner Panton and Jean Prouvé, and contemporary designs by figures such as Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Hella Jongerius, Jasper Morrison and Kostantin Grcic. You might not have heard of them, but you’ll certainly recognise some of their pieces. The funky furniture store features products from the Vitra Home, Office and Accessories Collections – easily grouped together to inspire your next home makeover. Vitra’s design philosophy is that home and office environments work best as a “collage”. This means the store encourages you to mix in old and new, high and low, classic and contemporary items. The result? Vibrant living and working spaces in your home.
#14-08 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
If you like your furniture to be a little unusual and not what you might find on the high street, visit the Black & Walnut furniture store near VivoCity Mall. The range of distinctive, designer-inspired (not replica) luxury furniture won’t break the bank either. The team works hard to source products straight from craftsmen around the world. They cut out the middlemen, too, so you get designer furniture, without the designer price tag. Black & Walnut also offers a service with a difference. If your home isn’t ready to move into just yet, the team will happily store your purchased items up for to six months – at no additional charge!
Black & Walnut
Level 1, 43 Keppel Road
Best eclectic Singapore furniture stores
If you’ve ever stared wistfully at a colourful piece of bone inlay or mother-of-pearl furniture and wondered where it was from, well, now you’ve found it! The Hacienda Blue collection has been meticulously designed by owner Josephine Blunck and created by artisans in India over the past decade. It features geometrically patterned side tables, chests of drawers, dining tables, coffee tables, stools and more in a range of colours – every shade of blue, pink, grey, silver, gold and black. You can even work with the team to custom-make a design. Also, the store’s highly sought-after range of accessories – salad bowls, tableware, trays, coasters, vases and stunning cashmere throws – make the most divine gifts for you or a friend! Visit the beautiful showroom in Woking Road (shared with handbag designer Desti Saint and some fabulous art) to see for yourself.
17 Woking Road (open Monday to Friday 10am to 3pm and weekends by appointment)
It’s haven for every type of luxury homeware and furniture. There’s lighting and giftware, huge Flemish wall tapestries depicting African tribal leaders, plus cutlery and crockery (created by Jean Dubost for Laguiole), and ceramics and elegant etched glassware by Costa Nova from Portugal. Or, take a look at the wooden serving boards by Dutch Deluxes, the beds for pampered pooches and the 100 percent Belgian linen from Libeco for fussy adults. Need something to put these all on? The store also has elegant tables, chairs and sideboards from renowned Belgian brand Flamant. They are the exclusive seller of quirky children’s furniture brand Mathy by Bols, along with other must-have Belgian pieces. House of Anli also serves some of the best food and coffee on the island (just follow your nose), at both Pano Kato and their restaurant on level 3.
House of Anli
#03-17 & #02-21-23 Tanglin Mall, 163 Tanglin Road
Best for bespoke furniture
Arete Culture is a one-stop shop for interior needs, with a focus on made-to-order and customised furniture and home accessories. Designed and curated by interior stylist Caroline Chin-Geyler, the collection is refreshed each month. Impress your guests with Arete’s elegant accessories sourced from all over the world. Or, explore the Bespoke Boutique Collection that features a wide range of customisable furniture. Whether it’s a dining table, console, bed frame or headboard, you can choose your desired material, finish, colour and size. It’ll be available in just three weeks.
#06-01 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road and Atelier by Arete, 20 Depot Lane
Within the Comfort Design Building is a sprawling 37,000-square-foot, four-storey showroom that displays a wide array of dining chairs, bar chairs and study chairs. It’s like a mini furniture mall! Comfort Furniture is well-known in Singapore for supplying to restaurants and offices, but you might not know that the store stocks home furniture, too. And you can choose from over 300 material and colour upholstery options to build your dream item, be it a dining table, accent chair or storage bed. So, visit the showroom and chat to the friendly sales consultants about any kind of customisation.
Comfort Design Building, 110 Eunos Avenue 7
Orthopaedic bedding specialist Dormiente provides solutions for a healthier rest and a comfy night’s sleep. All the products are made in Germany using natural and certified organic materials, then tested against 200 harmful chemical residues – a perfect solution for allergy sufferers. The best-selling Natural Classic Orthoform Female and Male Mattresses provide orthopaedic support in seven body zones; they’re recommended by the German Association of Back Posture Trainers to help with the regeneration of the spine. Choose from 50 toxic-free bed designs, handcrafted using sustainably sourced solid wood. You can customise any organic natural latex mattress, orthopaedic adjustable bed base, bed or sofa bed here.
#11-10 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road
Are you on the hunt for a solid wood slab as a centrepiece for your humble abode? Or what about finding that perfect leather sofa to share memories with your loved ones? Look no further! Grey & Sanders offers a wide range of high-quality furniture that’s built to last. If you have something specific in mind, the team can help customise your new wooden table. From the kind of legs and type of wood, to the perfect size that’ll fit your dining space, they’ve got you covered.
Grey & Sanders
#06-02 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road and #02-42 Millenia Walk, 9 Raffles Boulevard
Renting furniture doesn’t have to mean worn out, boring pieces. Pay a visit to Gallery 278 by Esco Leasing and you’ll see why. The store offers flexible lease options from a few days (short-term) all the way to years (long-term). You can customise items, too. And while you wait you’ll get a complimentary loan of a similar piece. If you end up loving the pieces you’ve rented, no problem: you have the option of purchasing when the lease ends. There’s a collection of handcrafted contemporary and rustic wood furniture and accessories to choose from. You can even have the team spruce up your favourite sofa or table through their re-upholstery and re-finishing services – they’ll look as good as new!
Gallery 278 by Esco Leasing
278 River Valley Road
If you’re looking for some statement furniture but you’re not sure of your plans in Singapore yet, take a visit to WTP’s three-storey showroom. This is both a retail shop and leasing company offering custom-made furniture for purchase or rent. Buy or rent one piece or fill your entire home! And, if you become attached to the furniture, a rental package from WTP also includes the option to buy back at the end of a lease. What’s more, furniture maintenance is included with all packages. Speak to the team about customisation and interior design too.
WTP The Furniture Company
3 Kung Chong Road
Best outdoor furniture stores in Singapore
As one of the largest outdoor furniture retailers in Singapore, Boulevard’s collections showcase both timeless classics like wicker weaves and modern takes like rope twists, padded slings and marine leatherette. You’ll be able to get beautiful, functional and weather-friendly pieces at easy-to-swallow prices. Check out the exclusive range of gazebos and cabanas while you’re there.
Boulevard Outdoor Furniture
Level 1, 43 Keppel Road
OHMM exclusively sells woven outdoor furniture. The store only focuses on handcrafting woven product made at its own factory in Cebu, Philippines – home to the world’s best weavers. This ensure it’s hardy enough for the outdoors here. The host of benefits from shopping for your outdoor furniture at OHMM starts with the five-year warranty, plus the choice of colours (so you can style your outdoor life as you would inside). Drop in for coffee in the showroom and you’ll get an idea why the store claimed the title of Best Outdoor Furniture in the Expat Living Readers’ Choice Awards.
30 Merchant Road, #03-09 Riverside Point
Located in the heart of the city, the Singapore showroom of this global brand is surrounded by delightful local coffee shops and offers free parking (that’s a big enough reason to visit!). Just steps away from Raffles Hotel (which features JANUS et Cie collections like the Amalfi and Deauville II), the showroom displays the latest furniture and textiles from a diverse catalogue of over 6,000 pieces. These beautifully imagined furnishings can be used both indoors and out.
JANUS et Cie
11 Beach Road, #01-02
And lots more brilliant stores for everything else!
Located in a meticulously renovated Tiong Bahru shophouse, European Bedding carries organic latex mattresses and pillows, FSC-certified bed bases and bamboo sheets. The Heveya mattresses are made of 100 percent organic latex. Available in three densities across three different heights, each mattress is encased in a handy removable cover made of soft bamboo fibre and filled with organic cotton padding. The store offers both Singapore-size and European-size mattresses but you can also customise. If you need a particular size and different firmness levels (even within one cover), European Bedding can make it for you. Your choice of mattress also comes with a 100-day trial. So you can, as they say, sleep on it …
Level 2, 32 Eng Hoon Street
Elements Concept carries beautifully handcrafted furniture and home accessories with a tropical touch; think rattan, bamboo, teak, marble, brass and handwoven cotton. The focus here is on careful attention to details and quality. These are one-of-a-kind pieces, handmade in the Elements workshop. The collection shows off a unique combination of Dutch design and Indonesian craftsmanship and includes dining tables, dining chairs, lounge chairs, sofas, side tables, coffee tables, stools, lamps, lanterns, mirrors, baskets, rugs and more. Be sure to check out the online offerings or the store in Joo Chiat.
The AC Boutique, 420 Joo Chiat Road
Bungalow 55 boutique is a melting pot of perfectly sourced homewares from around the world. Think Hampton’s with a splash of old Hollywood. The collection includes lamps, hand-painted prints, pendant lighting, rugs, furniture and accessories to make your old or new space feel like home. In addition, the store offers a complimentary styling consultation, as well as custom interior design. And, if you love a bit of Insta-inspo, make sure you also follow the store’s epic Instagram account, @bungalow55.
8D Dempsey Road, #03-04
Kids grow (and grow up!) so quickly you’d be forgiven for wishing they didn’t – they’ve just come out of a cot and suddenly they’re a teenager. But kids’ furniture brand Kuhl Home has a solution. It designs furniture to adapt to your child’s needs as they age. All the beds are convertible and made with solid pine wood, which helps the frame remain sturdy and durable after multiple conversions. The furniture is hard-wearing, safe and beautifully crafted. The range includes Danish brands Lifetime Kidsrooms and Oliver Furniture. Each piece is environmentally friendly and safe for your child – made without the use of toxic materials – and also includes a five-year warranty.
#08-01 Century Warehouse, 100E Pasir Panjang Road
Best furniture chain stores
Crate & Barrel
04-21/22 ION Orchard
Prepare to drool over pretty much everything in C&B. We’re talking quality furniture displayed with some of the most gorgeous interior accessories we’ve ever seen.
Alexandra and Tampines
Who doesn’t have a bit of IKEA dotted around their home? From family-friendly sofas with removable covers, to bold rugs and storage galore, there’s every kind of item in this popular store.
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