Design Archives™ Vintage & Handmade Emporium

Vintage | Handmade | Local

Creatively selling for multiple unique small businesses.

Design Archives™ Emporium – GREENSBORO:


Located in downtown Greensboro, the shop inside a lovely old building at 342 and 344 South Elm Street houses the work of nearly 70 vendors with products on sale 7 days a week.

Design Archives™ guarantees your happiness, making shopping fun for all ages.

Design Archives™ Emporium – WINSTON-SALEM


Located in the center of Winston-Salem, this former car showroom and music shop is housed in an quaint art deco building. Host to over 150 vendors, artists and more. Open 7 days a week.

Products and vendors are chosen with an emphasis on Vintage and Handmade, products that are unique and most are one of a kind. You can find gifts with a focus on whimsical and quirky, lovely dresses and crinolines from the fifties. There are vendors who search for and sell items from the sixties, also vendors who make one of a kind pillows using the latest upholstery fabrics.

Design Archives™ sells the famous NCHome tshirts and gifts along with other great souvenir items.

Menswear, womenswear, furniture, accessories, gifts, jewelry, and so much more are all inside.

You’ll want to visit often and join their Facebook Page at Design Archives™ Vintage & Handmade Emporium.

Design Archives™ is always open late on the First Friday of every month, when downtown Greensboro embraces an evening of creativity and fun exploration for all.

  • Winners of best vintage store, best gift shop, and many others voters choice local awards
  • Open since 2001
  • Design Archives™ Vintage Inc. and Design Archives™ Handmade Emporium is owned by Kit Rodenbough

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