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Best of 2017: Our Favorite Retail Spaces

by Grace Bonney

At Design*Sponge, home tours are our bread and butter. They’re what we devote the majority of our time on and what our community loves the most. But we love getting a chance to find design inspiration beyond personal homes and in other spaces like shops, food trucks, hotels, and studios. So today we’re sharing 15 of our favorite retail spaces that knocked our socks off with great color, pattern and design details. Enjoy! –Grace

Image above: The Nashville, TN storefront of Hey Rooster General Store might be my favorite storefront ever. #BookWoman forever. 

Briddie’s Floret is an incredible non-profit floral shop that’s as beautiful as it is good-spirited.

The Drifter Hotel in New Orleans has some of the coolest tropical decor.

This vegan ice cream shop is sweet and stylish.

The vine-covered entrance at Heritage Mercantile was one of our favorites of 2017.

We never shy away from a great pink interior, like this Polish Patisserie.

deVOL’s kitchen showroom/studio is home to one of the greatest pink and green combos ever.

This French antique dealer’s atelier on wheels is homey and chic.

Moorea Seal’s new Seattle storefront showcases one of our favorite color combos, red and pink.

Little King’s gilded bar and dark walls are moody and hip.

We saw some amazing retail spaces on wheels this year. Like this Tiny Gift Shop trailer!

We also couldn’t get over Lady Falcon Coffee’s adorable coffee truck in San Francisco.

This beautiful restaurant makeover transformed a 1914 pharmacy.

Last but not least, the Tula Plant Truck stole our hearts. Plants to-go!

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