Lekker is the Dutch word for tasty and enticing, and it sums up this store's stock of well-designed, affordable merchandise. Expect an East-meets-West melange of Chinese antiques, Dutch furniture and kitchen utensils, including candy-colored tumblers and high-end knife sets. For children, there are crocheted toys and rattles by Anne-Claire Petit.
If you’re on the hunt for furniture or home accessories such as ceramics, cushions and unique objects, start in the South End, which has evolved into a prime area for shopping in Boston. But one of the best furniture stores in Boston, Twelve Chairs, is tucked away in Fort Point. The Cambridge Antique Market is a great resource for vintage interior items—browsing there ranks among our favorite things to do in the city. Check out all the best furniture stores in Boston.