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Modest Designs

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44 Dobbin St., Brooklyn, NY 11222 40.723724 -73.953247
nr. Nassau Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
718-384-2799 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$) Mid-Range, ($$$$) Very High End
  • Products & Services: Antique/Vintage Furniture, Bedroom Furniture, Decorative Accents, Lighting, Living Room Furniture, Mirrors, Shelving/Organizers, etc.
Photo by Corinne Durand

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Open by appointment only

Nearby Subway Stops

G at Nassau Ave.

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide


  • Antique/Vintage Furniture
  • Decorative Accents
  • Living Room Furniture
  • Bedroom Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Mirrors
  • Shelving/Organizers
  • Rugs/Carpeting


Despite its name, Modest Designs is anything but: Display pieces from the collection of mid-century-modern finds can be decidedly over the top. Look for superb offerings such as Arne Bang ceramics, a Tony Duquette cocktail table, a Dorothy Draper chair, or a rare Art Deco dresser from Gilbert Rohde.