Are you looking for something old—but new to you? Do you need just the right accessory or article of clothing for your Halloween costume? If your outfit missing a designer bag? Visit the Best of the Best consignment and thrift stores in the Hamptons—as voted on by Dan’s Papers readers—to fulfill your shopping needs.
The Southampton Animal Shelter Thrift Shop (30 Jagger Lane, Southampton; 631-287-7387) carries furniture, art, fine China, men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, CDs, DVDs, records, jewelry, and much more. The stock rotates constantly. With two stories, this shop is sure to have more than one thing that catches your interest. Sales benefit the Southampton Animal Shelter Foundation, the nonprofit that runs the animal shelter in Hampton Bays.
Lynn Stoller Collection (96 Main St, Westhampton Beach; 631-998-0666, lynnstollercollection.com) is a luxury consignment boutique featuring the finest designer handbags, shoes, clothing, jewelry and accessories for shopaholics and fashionistas alike. Find designer bags and more from Chanel, Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Fendi and other sought-after items. Lynn Stoller Collection earned the gold.
Located at the Bridgehampton Commons, the silver honoree is The Retreat Boutique (2102 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton; 631-537-3845, theretreat.org). This thrift shop, which supports The Retreat Domestic Violence Services, carries seasonal clothing, high quality housewares, artwork, lamps, furniture, art books and coffee table books.
The ARF Thrift & Treasure Shop (17 Montauk Highway, Sagaponack; 631-537-3682, arfhamptons.org) supports the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons. The shop sells furniture, housewares, art, jewelry, clothing, and other treasures that are in excellent condition.