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Our Second Hand Store Top Picks

Second Hand Store picks

Feeling inspired to do a bit of upcycling yourself with some artwork or furniture? We've found the 16 of some of the best second hand stores in New Zealand.

Antique Alley - Mt Eden, Auckland
Jewellery, Costume Jewellery, Sterling Silver, Kiwiana, Old Furniture, Medals, Retro and Art Deco Items, Crown Lynn, Militaria, Glassware, Old Tools & Toys, Chinaware, Postcards, Old Linen and Napkins, Firescreens, Cutlery,Art, Posters, Royal Albert, Royal Doulton, Cups & Saucers etc
240 Dominion Road and Valley Road

Collectamania - Ohaupo, Waikato
Antique glass, tools, jewellery, china, ceramics, pottery, antique furniture, and plenty of trinkets from boxes to whistles.
118 Great South Rd, State Hwy 3, Ohaupo

Eclectic Antiques Centre 
Furniture, jewellery, china, art, collectables and recors
254 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010

Ethel Anne Antiques 
Antique furniture, silver, ceramics, china, pottery, vintage glass, victorian glass, a large selection of paper and ephemera items, frames, antique tools, vintage toys, dolls, antique jewellery, salt and pepper shakers, retro, kitchenware, frames, and the list goes on.
Princes St & South Rd State Hwy 3 Hawera New Zealand, Taranaki

Ferry Antiques Centre
Inside Ferry Antiques you will find glass, antique paper items, books, tools, kitchenware, china, ceramics, pottery, copper, Kiwiana, retro, boxes, furniture, metalware, copperware, baskets, vintage clothing, vintage accessories, estate jewellery, costume jewellery, and interesting odds and ends.
598 Ferry Road Woolston Christchurch

Fly By Night
Vintage, mid-century, retro, furniture, clothes, jewellery, art glass, Crown Lynn crockery, pottery, art, vinyl and much much more.
500 New North Rd Kingsland Auckland New Zealand

A huge selection of antiques, collectables, jewellery, and character furniture.
369 St Asaph Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

Fuzzy Vintage 
Retro kitchen items, furniture, art, prints, retro glass, retro ceramics, pottery, West German pottery, vintage plastics, and much more.
142 High Street Carterton New Zealand

John’s Collectables 
Country antiques, kiwiana, retro/ vintage items, glass, bottles, temuka pottery, crown lynn, ceramics, china, pottery, industrial items, tools, kitchenware, and much much more.
96 King Street Temuka New Zealand

Just Plane Interesting
Glass , bottles, ceramics, lighting, scientific equipment, vintage clothing, furniture, militaria, bike parts, motors, scales, metal cabinets, books, newspapers, antique paper, architectural items, cameras, films, photography collectables, retro, advertising, signs, LPs, records, and a lot more.
99 Parrs Cross Road Oratia Auckland New Zealand

Junk & Disorderly
Lounge suites, dining suites, retro furniture, antiques, bookcases, beds, bedroom suites, student furniture, books, records, and collectable china & objects – as well as having a designated “blokes” department that has interesting bits for the garage and home renovation.
49 Woodside Avenue Northcote (off Onewa Road)

Onehunga Trading Centre
Pre-loved colonial antiques, art deco, china and collectables, quality kauri, rimu and oak furniture.
217 Onehunga Mal Onehunga Auckland

Richmond Antiques & Curios 
Books , postcards, and loads of antique paper items. They have antique furniture, toys, tools, bottles, china, ceramics, pottery, glass, copper, silver, wood articles, kitchenware, lighting, LPs and vintage clothing. On top of that they have great out of the ordinary items like, boat models, ethnic art, architectural antiques, industrial items, tins, chamber pots, cigarette cards, art works and much much more.
2 Salisbury Street Richmond New Zealand

Second Hand Selection
tools, collectables, antiques, beds and rugs.
41 East Tamaki Rd Papatoetoe Auckland

Ceramics, pottery, West German pottery, vintage clothes, kitchenware, furniture, postcards, vintage glass, toys, vintage handbags, items for your walls and lots more.
302 Tinakori Road Thorndon Wellington New Zealand

Wakefield Antiques 
furniture, art deco, glass, china, ceramics, walking sticks, pewter, silver, snuff boxes, prints, jewellery, treen, antique tools, and other interesting small items.
72 Main Street Greytown New Zealand

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