Columbia SC is known for its diverse collection of neighborhoods with pockets of unique places to shop at nearly every turn. That said, it’s hard to pare down a blog post-length list because we could literally go on and on. This time we dive into the top spots for feathering your nest.

With 8,000 square feet of fun finds and a customer-focused staff, Carolina Imports will make your authentic farmhouse dreams come true. A funky new desk for those days spent working from home? Yes, please. 

If you’re starting from zero and just moving into a new place, don’t miss The Vista's Whit Ash and its 40,000 square feet of showroom space. From rugs and furniture to accessories at a variety of price points and styles shopping here is a new homeowner’s rite of passage not to be missed.  

Head to Cross Hill Market where Nadeau offers a breath of fresh air and pops of color with painted wood pieces at reasonable prices. Great home accessories, too. 

Beautifully curated Cottage and Vine over in Forest Acres is a must-stop for tasteful gifts. Coffee table books, tea towels, artful pillows and accessories abound here.

Meeting Street Interiors in West Columbia offers both antiques and new items for a perfectly balanced aesthetic. 

Columbia’s Meredith Christenberry has an eye for art, and Christenberry Collection at The Shops at Cricket Newman Designs will leave you swooning.  Hue Home Studios at The Collective has designs by Columbia SC local Ashley Horne Williams  - whimsical, colorful and artful additions to your digs. 

For antiques, don’t miss State Street Trading Company, the Old Mill Antique Mall, and 763 Meeting Street Antiques and so many more in West Columbia

If you’re yearning to spruce up your outdoor area or fire pit, Sugar Creek Amish Furniture has adirondack chairs and other outdoor furniture in a wide array of colors 

In addition to browsing in person in their Town of Lexington shop, Wood + Fabric Furniture, Decor & More offers online shopping for holiday finds, wall art, table decor and local artisan creations to help your abode reflect your unique style - and your recent travels.

We know this barely scratches the surface, but we’re willing to shop ‘till we drop. Where have you found unique items for your home in Columbia SC?