Antique and vintage shopping is a thrilling experience — especially when it ends with the discovery of a one-of-a-kind treasure from another era. Not to mention, buying second-hand helps the planet, supports local businesses in the community, and adds a unique touch to your home decor or your closet.
There are plenty of incredible vintage and antique shops in Fort Collins just waiting to be explored. In fact, because many are situated along College Avenue, you could spend an entire day hopping from one antique shop to another! Whether you’re looking for a specific piece or you are open to the adventure that second-hand shopping provides, step into our time machine as we pay a visit to these eclectic vintage and antique shops in Fort Collins.
A-1 Antiques & Furniture is “selling history, one piece at a time.” Their collection of unique and one-of-a-kind pieces date all the way back to the 1800s to the present day. Peruse their selection of antique furniture, vintage gifts and collectibles, and other interesting knick-knacks. Keep in mind the street A-1 Antiques & Furniture is on was recently changed from Pinon Street to Suniga Street; call 970-224-4869 if you have trouble finding this hidden treasure.
If you’re looking for a one-stop-shop when it comes to antique shopping, the A & J Antique Mall is your place. This massive owner-operated antique mall features over 110 quality dealers displayed in booths throughout a 13,000-square-foot warehouse. You’ll find a wide variety of vintage and antique pieces, including fine furniture, China, glassware, silver and pottery, coins, militaria, photographs, books, estate and costume jewelry, linens, vintage toys, and much more. Their carefully curated inventory is always changing — so be sure to come back if you don’t initially find a piece that speaks to you.
For more than 40 years, Foothills Flea Market & Antique Mall has been established as the largest indoor year-round flea market in Northern Colorado. That’s right — you can shop in an exciting flea market setting all year long. From everyday household items to unique antiques and collectibles, there’s something for everyone here — all at amazing prices.
Photo Courtesy of Jarvey Treasures & Front Range Antique Mall
Front Range Antique Mall is a 5,000-square-foot antique mall featuring a wide collection from antique dealers across the Front Range. All featured dealers are passionate about hunting for quality and unusual items to display at their booths, and owner Karen Stockley and her staff deliver top-notch service to assist you in your search for the perfect piece. You’ll find everything from Victorian furniture and clothing to massive advertising signs, and vintage toys to decorative copper pieces. Plus, the Front Range Antique Mall is home to the largest yard art display in Colorado!
Calling all vintage sign lovers — look no further than Little Boxes Vintage! For more than 10 years, this antique shop has collected an incredible array of vintage items and shared them with their customers. Little Boxes Vintage specializes in vintage advertising, decor and oddities, and has a wide selection of items, from pulp novels to vinyl, and every little unique piece in between. Shop from their collection at their brick and mortar shop or from the convenience of your home on their Etsy shop.
Situated right next door to Front Range Antiques along South College Avenue, Pete’s Antiques is another massive warehouse packed with antiques. Their 4,000-square-foot space is filled with everything your vintage-loving heart could long for, including furniture, lamps, artwork, decor, radios, glassware and much more. Pete’s Antiques is famously “open 24 hours” — just not in a row!
Locally owned and family-operated since 1987, Repeat Boutique is an incredible local consignment store selling high-quality clothing and accessories at affordable prices. They specialize in consigning and selling premium quality clothing and accessories, estate items, costumes and fine jewelry, but you’ll also find home decor and antiques, including lamps, tables, furniture, figurines, decorations, photos and more. Whether you’re buying or selling, you’ll love this beautiful shop packed with hidden treasures for both your closet and your living room.
Photo Courtesy of Vintage Marketplace
Vintage Marketplace is the newest shopping destination in Fort Collins for all things vintage, antique, mid-century, handmade, shabby chic, arts/crafts and collectibles. The 8,000-square-foot marketplace is home to more than 80 eclectic vendors with a keen eye for style, color, art and function. Every weekend during the summer, they host Vintage Days at Vintage Marketplace, a vintage-inspired outdoor market featuring art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home decor, outdoor furnishings, repurposed furniture, and more!
Situated in the heart of downtown Fort Collins for more than 20 years, Wear It Again, Sam has established themselves as experts in the field of vintage clothing from all eras and for all occasions. Here, you’ll find a variety of gently used vintage clothing and accessories made in the 1970s or before, plus a variety of eclectic, vintage costumes available for rent! Owners Mary and Kim are passionate about offering high-quality items with excellent customer service so their customers can experience and appreciate the beauty of vintage.
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