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White Trash

304 E. 5th St., New York, NY 10003 40.726701 -73.988867
nr. Second Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-598-5956 Send to Phone

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  • Price Range: ($$) Mid-Range, ($$$) High End
  • Products & Services: Antique/Vintage Furniture, Bedroom Furniture, Decorative Accents, Home Office Furniture, Lighting, Living Room Furniture
Photo by Hazel Kiesewetter

Official Website


Mon-Sat, 2pm-8:30pm; Sun, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

6 at Astor Pl.

Payment Methods

MasterCard, Visa

Product Guide


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


White Trash owner Stuart Zamsky doesn’t open his small shop until two o’clock in the afternoon because he spends most of his mornings picking through estate sales looking for a bargain. Whether it is a metal kitchen cabinet with inset round aluminum pulls or a sixties six-drawer Brazilian rosewood dresser from Norway, most of the items in the store have a certain modern flavor and are sold at surprisingly fair prices. There is no stock room, so there’s a high turnover, but if you tell Zamsky what you’re looking for, he’ll keep his eyes peeled when he goes out shopping. Finds like the sixties board game Class Struggle and a vintage English coin bank show off Zamsky’s quirky brand of humor, as do the clever descriptions of each item’s history and provenance. Don’t be afraid to bargain for a price if you see something you like, as most price tags are negotiable.