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Modernlink

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35 Bond St., New York, NY 10012 40.726371 -73.99366
nr. Lafayette St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-254-1300 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$$) High End
  • Products & Services: Antique/Vintage Furniture, Bedroom Furniture, Decorative Accents, Home Office Furniture, Kitchen Furniture, Lighting, Living Room Furniture, etc.
Photo by Dave Ratzlow

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Official Website

modernlink.com

Hours

Mon-Fri, 11am-7pm; Sat-Sun, noon-7pm

Nearby Subway Stops

6 at Bleecker St.; B, D, F, M at Broadway-Lafayette St.

Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide

Home

  • Antique/Vintage Furniture
  • Decorative Accents
  • Living Room Furniture
  • Kitchen Furniture
  • Home Office Furniture
  • Bedroom Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Shelving/Organizers

Profile

In 1998, William Lee opened Modernlink as a mini furniture department within ABC Carpet & Home; six years later, it moved into its own store on Bond Street. Named after an exhibit about Eastern influences on Western furniture that Lee saw in Oslo, Modernlink reflects his superb eye for design. About 80 percent Danish vintage finds like horsehair Papa Bear chairs and minimalist coffee tables restored to their original condition, the stock also contains sleek bamboo designs from Onelink. Headed by industrial designer Piet Houtenbos, Onelink is made up of an eclectic group of designers—Lee among them. Despite the store's spacious, white-walled, gallerylike environment—originally created by architect Richard Gluckman for a Katayone Adeli boutique—Modernlink has a familial, friendly vibe. Lee loves to share the history of all his pieces, which he brings back from his trips to Denmark about five times a year.

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