5 Vintage, Antique, and Artsy Shops You Will Fall In Love With
Are you looking for that perfect piece to complete your home, garden, or heart? Don’t make it difficult! Fall in love with these five amazing shops that offer beautiful vintage, antique, and handcrafted items. Take it slow and browse around—you never know what hidden treasures you’ll find!
1. Grain Bin Antique Town
The name comes from having a grand total of 20 antique-filled grain bins, all connected by a wooden boardwalk to form a miniature town. Grain Bin Antique Town offers one-of-a-kind pieces you won’t be able to find anywhere else. Take on the adventure and hunt through vintage knick-knacks, bedding, kitchenware, rustic pieces, silver platters, dishes, and more. Don’t forget to take in the hilly, scenic view that surrounds this antique town while you’re here!
Open: Monday through Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2. Bushel & a Peck
This shop run by a mother-daughter duo is a vendor-style boutique that features 16 vendors with items ranging from homemade items to refurbished furniture. At a Bushel and Peck, you will find everything your heart desires with all the unique jewelry, hats, candles bath bombs, plants, home décor, and gorgeous antique furniture. Wander through the amazing maze of antique finds and homemade goods!
Open: Wednesday through Friday 10:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
3. Cardenas Sturgis Creations
This family-run shop operates inside of a garage with a home-like feel complete with carpeting, a fireplace, and lots of love. With each item carefully handcrafted, Cardenas Sturgis Creations offers an assortment of items including home décor, seasonal wreaths, bath accessory sets, blankets, and chokers. Not to mention beautiful refurbished furniture you won’t be able to stop thinking about! Swing by 919 West B Street and see all that there is! Special requests are also available upon order.
Open: Thursday through Sunday 12 – 5 p.m. Contact for more availability.
4. Hatheway Ink
Hatheway Ink can be found downtown on the historic bricks. As soon as you walk up to the shop, you won’t be able to tear yourself away from the beautiful displays of vintage arrangements. You will find packaged tea, tea cups, poetry, and loads of vintage furniture and decorations. Customized poems are a specialty here, so be sure to check them out! If you’re looking for a heartfelt gift, bottles are available to purchase and fill with colored sand and a poem. You can either select from handfuls of pre-written poems or get help in creating your own.
Open: Wednesday through Friday 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Located in Sutherland, Allsorts sells all sorts of items! They offer all kinds of new and vintage furniture that you have to see to believe. They also have home décor, rustic pieces, clothing, and so much more. And, while you’re here, be sure to drop by the joint coffee shop for a delicious drink to sip on while you browse around the store!
Open: Monday through Friday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
From refurbished, vintage furniture to beautiful handcrafted items discover all the one-of-a-kind pieces waiting just for you!
~About the Author: Lisa van Donk is a longtime North Platte resident and has completed her second year at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln, majoring in Advertising and Public Relations with a minor in English. She currently serves as an intern at the North Platte/Lincoln County Visitors Bureau.