DETROIT - Looking for some antiques, retro merchandise or possible gifts to spruce up your home?
Voters have chosen their favorite places to purchase antiques across Metro Detroit in this year's Vote 4 The Best contest.
VOTE 4 THE BEST: 2012 winners of best antique stores
Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall
Voted number one for five years running, Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall places first in best Detroit antique stores.
Located in Livonia, Town Peddler says it has over 400 partner-dealers to help you find exactly what you're looking for.
Since 1993, customers who voted in this year's contest say they have enjoyed not only the selection of items, but also the customer service.
"This store has anything you want," said Charlene. "Good variety of merchandise and great salespeople."
"I find really nice items in the antique side not only to keep, but to give, and great new gifts from talented crafters on the other," said Gail. "I've never found a better place to go."
Want to see what others had to say? Click here to read more and to find directions to Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall.
My Sweet Holly
Next on the list of best Detroit antique stores is My Sweet Holly, featuring repurposed furniture and home decor.
Located on Saginaw Street in Holly, the antique store says it offers items from local artists, jewelry, scarves and even new home accessories.
My Sweet Holly also says it carries Made in Detroit apparel and Michigan Awesome T-Shirts.
"Great little shop," said Richard, who voted in this year's contest. "Light and airy and always a cheerful staff."
To visit their website and directions to My Sweet Holly, click here.
Featuring an assortment of vintage items, toys and home goods, Time Warp places third on the list of best antique stores across Metro Detroit.
In addition to selling costume and estate jewelry, Time Warp says it also buys estates and does estate sales.
"Our favorite place to find fun and unique vintage finds," said Whitney. "The owners are so nice and helpful as well. A great place to shop."
Click here to learn more about Time Warp and directions to their store in St. Clair Shores.
See the complete list of best antique stores in Detroit by clicking here.
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