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Update Your Apartment in the New Year with Finds from These 3 Local Shops

Is your apartment home feeling a little drab? Are you growing tired of looking at the same wall art, furniture, or rugs? If you’re nodding your head in agreement, then you might safely say that it’s time for an apartment makeover by way of cool, new decorative items. And, hey, what better time than the new year to update your digs with fresh finds?

Instead of whipping out your Amazon app, though, consider making your dollars go further by supporting one of these Overland Park-area retailers. Ready, set, shop!

Ten Thousand Villages
7947 Santa Fe Drive
Overland Park, Kansas 66204

“Maker-to-market" goods are what you’ll find at Ten Thousand Villages, a shop specializing in artisan products handmade by people in developing countries. Not only can you shop with intention, knowing that your purchase benefits a maker in another country, but Ten Thousand Villages is a treasure trove of unique home goods, gifts, and more. We love their assortment of wall art and textiles!

Golden & Pine
19 on the Mall
Prairie Village, Kansas 66208

Similar to Ten Thousand Villages, Golden & Pine sells ethically sourced home goods that range from furniture to kitchen wares and more. Yet, Golden & Pine has a more boutique feel for the shopper who wants to turn their apartment into an upscale oasis! Check out this Prairie Village shop for minimalist-inspired wall hangings, pillow covers, baskets, centerpieces, and gifts – just to name a few.

Cuorebella
4953 West 119th Street
Overland Park, Kansas 66209

Named after the Italian word for “beautiful heart,” Cuorebella will certainly make your apartment easy on the eyes! This gift and stationery shop has plenty to offer when it comes to home goods. Pick up a set of leather photo frames, fill your space with patterned terracotta vases, or add flair to your work-from-home station with a retro-inspired desk clock. You never know what you’ll find at Cuorebella!

It’s not unfair for us to say that living at The District Flats Apartments in Lenexa, Kansas is the best! To further improve your daily routine, here are some lifestyle-enhancing tips that will help you revamp your normal way-of-life in a variety of ways. 

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