There’s no time like the present to explore the past through curated finds and sustainable style! Get ready for a world of nostalgia in South Eastern Ontario, from hipster to high-end, and fashion to home. Fall in love with everything vintage at these 20 spots in SEO!

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1. All the Things
Consciously-curated, community-minded shop in Merrickville specializing in memories. Look here for pre-owned vintage finds, as well as upcycled and repurposed treasures to celebrate life!

2. Countryside Antiques
History in every piece! Countryside Antiques in Oxford Station is known for having those hard-to-find items and vintage gems located in a heritage stone home. Roam around the rustic summer kitchen, the original log house and the carriage barn, filled with oddities and curiosities, and uncover everything from chairs, tables, glass and chinaware, to old gizmos and vintage home décor. You’re sure to find something!

3. Susie M’s Hidden Treasures
This shop in Kemptville has a trove of vintage antiques and collectables – sold with the belief that each unique piece deserves a second life. Whether you’re looking for a conversation piece or you’re a home DIYer, Susie M’s Hidden Treasures is set to share the joy of vintage finds!

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4. The Drawing Room Vintage/Market Vintage
A favourite curated second-hand and vintage clothing shop. Located inside Arts & Craft Co, look for apparel, accessories, shoes and more! That perfect find awaits at this eclectic and artful shop.

5. Driftwood Thrift
Think it’s time for a little thrift trip? Look no further! From clothing to downright cool stuff, this thrift store is full of interesting treasures. Have fun browsing the racks to find some old-school gems.


6. Montreal Street Collective
Known for its unique clothing, home decor and curiosities, Montreal Street Collective is a remarkably retro source of the perfect vintage aesthetic. From dresses to jewellery and vacation vibe clothes to watches and winter coats – there’s always something cool to find at 39 Montreal St. in Kingston!

7. What’ll I Wear
The OG vintage fashion store! Since 1995, What’ll I Wear has been offering Kingston and area contemporary, casual vintage clothing, costume jewellery, accessories and much more with a fresh vibe.

8. YGK Thrift
Fashion meets purpose here! Offering vintage and modern clothing all proceeds are donated to Almost Home in Kingston supporting families with children receiving medical care. Find lots of second-hand treasures here!

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9. Taken Back Retro
Uncover fun! Taken Back Retro in Napanee is known for a great selection of retro video games, toys, Pokémon, trading cards games and even vinyl records.

10. Hawk Vale Antiques and Old Stuff
The most charming antique shop you’ll visit! Hawk Vale Antiques is a lovely spot to walk through, as you browse vintage pieces and the beautiful outdoor garden. Be sure to wander around checking out the various sheds. Look out for flowers and new paintings for sale, as you hunt for treasures!

11. 23 Market Square
Warm and inviting with perfectly-curated vintage items – that’s 23 Market Square in downtown Napanee. A favourite décor shop featuring modern heritage home items, the shop offers exciting vintage and new home accents, as well as small scale furniture finds and homey classics.

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12. Mariclaro Sustainable Designs
Using repurposed materials such as vintage automotive interiors and aviation materials, Mariclaro has been making bags and accessories since 2008, Sourcing most of the materials to make bags and accessories from local wrecking yards the repurposed materials make for one-of-a-kind designs.

13. Bramblie
Quirky shop in Marysville on Wolfe Island! This little charmer features antiques, art, decor, unique furniture and some local handmade goods.

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14. Mary Street Vintage
Vintage, upcycled, kind to both the environment and people. This little oasis of inclusive fashion and kitschy goodness in Picton is a must-stop for amazing finds from preloved clothing to decor.

15. Stowaway Vintage
This family owned and operated vintage shop in Cherry Valley sells everything from

retro clothes to comics, records, lighting, vintage furniture and more. When you’re there be sure to look up and see if you can spy the vintage toy train chugging through the rafters.

16. Retrospective PEC
This well-curated shop has an eclectic mixture of unique finds for house and home! From dishes to decor, spend an afternoon at Retrospective in Bloomfield looking through the collection and chatting with the knowledgeable staff.

17. Memory Factory
Vintage books, costume jewellery, postcards, furniture, primitives, depression and carnival glass, as well as vintage buttons and military items!


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 18. Boretski Gallery

This beloved shop in downtown Belleville is more than just a vintage store – it’s an indulgence in early periods of Victorian and turn of the century fashions, right up through the decades to the 1970s. Stop in for a remarkable peek into the past – and be surprised how timeless these pieces can be.

19. The Vintage Junction

This gem in Stirling is packed full of everything you’ve been looking for to make your home cozy – with vintage vibes for days. Focusing on home décor, The Vintage Junction is a local favourite and worth the drive.

20. Junk & Gruven A-Z
Specializing in antique and vintage furniture, Funk & Gruven A-Z is a unique shop on Bridge Street in Belleville with treasures like art, lights, mirrors, textiles and stunning larger pieces with lots of backstory. The home of functional vintage finds!

South Eastern Ontario has vintage vibes in spades – where will you stop first?

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