The merchandise at the Humboldt Park furniture-meets-home-décor shop is sourced from thrift stores, estate sales and Craigslist. Owner Claire Tibbs restores many of the items before they make their way to the store shelves. Bonus: Tibbs strives to keep prices on the more affordable side, so if you're looking to furnish your first apartment or house, you can shop within your budget. Don’t forget to check out the selection of items from local designers and artists.
If you're looking for hip, new shops to add to your wishlist, look no further than Humboldt Park. This West Side neighborhood houses a surprising array of retail options, including one of Chicago's best furniture stores, as well as a mecca for houseplants. You'll also find some quirky offerings in this 'hood, like rare records, zines and even tarot cards, if you're looking for a new, unique gift shop. Take a look at some of the best shops in Humboldt Park.
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