Sustainable Shopping in South Jersey | Join the “Buy Nothing New” Movement

Sustainable Shopping in South Jersey | Join the “Buy Nothing New” Movement Save money and reduce your carbon footprint by taking a break from the constant cycle of buying new things! January is the perfect time to embrace the “Buy Nothing New” movement. Instead of hitting your go to department stores, why not explore some of the amazing local thrift and antique shops in the South Jersey area? From vintage clothing to unique home decor, you’re sure to find something special while also using sustainable shopping practices. Check out our top picks for the best local shops to visit this month!

Carnival of Collectables

Over 12,000 Sq Ft of Antiques and Collectables located in the heart of South Jersey. We have over 130 Dealers selling everything from primitives to collectable toys! There is something of interest here for everyone. You never know what you’ll find here at the Carnival! But if you see something you like, don’t hesitate on it! As we say here… “Wait too long and it’ll be gone!”  Our establishment houses over 130 dealers and our inventory constantly changes!!! So stop on in and see us! And come back often to see what’s new!

2nd Ave Thrift Superstore – Pennsauken, NJ

We are a for-profit company that champions reuse. Shopping in our stores doesn’t support any nonprofit, but donating your reusable goods certainly does (check location details to find donation centers near you). We pay nonprofits for your stuff, forthwith, helping them fund programs in our communities. TVI, Inc. is a registered professional fundraiser where required.

Haddon Heights Antiques Center

Haddon Heights Antiques Center is a multi-dealer shop located in Camden County on the outskirts of the trendy neighborhoods of Haddonfield and Collingswood and just minutes from Philadelphia.  With an ever-changing inventory, the store offers many styles and pricepoints for both the seasoned collector as well as the shopper just looking for a unique find.  We have two floors jam-packed with timeless treasures as well as memorabilia from the more recent past. Whatever you’re looking for, you’ll be sure to find it here!  Our friendly dealers are around to help you navigate through the rows and rows of amazing collectibles and we’re open seven days a week for your shopping convenience. Whether you’re a regular customer or you’re looking for a new venue to treasure hunt, you certainly won’t be disappointed you made the trip!

Queen’s Carriage

Antique Treasures Tell A Story that Spans Decades. Join the Story.  We boast an incredible collection of both period reproduction and authentic pieces from the Edwardian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco eras and more.  We have Royal Albert and Beswick, as well as an extensive collection of Royal Doulton “Ladies” figurines. Our collection of Aynsley bone china is simply unmatched. The timeless treasures at Queen’s Carriage offer the perfect and thoughtful gift for that special someone – including you!   Any Anglophile will adore our carefully curated collection, and the thrill of stepping through the doorway into another time and place, when shopping was an experience in elegance and service. 

Ellis Antiques

Family-run shop featuring a wide range of antique furniture, estate jewelry & collectibles. Ellis and Francesca are able to join forces to bring you over 95 years of combined experience in the fields of American, Continental, and French Antiques from the 17th through the 20th centuries, as well as Mid Century Modern, which is the current rage. Attorneys, insurance adjusters, and estate executors alike entrust their ability to provide both verbal and written appraisals. Their advantage lies in the knowledge of an ever-volatile market, reasonable rates, and availability. 

Clutter Vintage

Looking for unusual and affordable vintage and handmade treasures? Clutter is your new destination for unique and re-imagined artifacts, home décor and furniture. Our inventory is constantly changing so we’ll have new items for you to see every time you visit. We’re right in the heart of downtown Collingswood at the intersection of Haddon Ave and Collings Ave. Come check us out!

Restored Antiquity – Haddonfield

Restored Antiquity has a beautiful selection of Home Decor, Soy Candles and Goats Milk Soaps. Restored Antiquity is a Country Chic Paint Retailer. Located in the heart of Uptown Pitman at 59 S. Broadway Pitman, NJ.

Uptown Antiques

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Market Street Treasures

38 vendor booths- Multiple vendors and styles means there is something for everyone.Unique gifts and home decor With a constantly changing inventory, there’s always a unique selection of items for gifts or for your own space. Primitives to Grand Millenial Style Though our shop specializes in primitives, we have multiple aesthetic styles represented. Cottage core? Dark academia? Grand Millenial? It’s all here.

Cawman’s Mall Antiques-Things

We tell everyone we are a big “family” assisting each other with research and pricing of merchandise. We feel this type of atmosphere is passed on to our customers, and resonates from the person stopping in for a quick walk through, or to the group who arrive early, break for lunch (great diner across road!), and then return later to continue shopping. We have a dedicated staff on hand to assist you. We maintain an email search list for items not currently in stock, and we are happy to text photos. Stop in and let us help make Cawman’s Mall your new “favorite place to shop“!

Creek Mercantile

In 1948, Philadelphia entrepreneur William Spencer, who had moved into one of the early cabins, bought 25 acres and began to develop a rustic shopping center of log-cabin stores anchored, by 1955, with his own large furniture and gift shop. Creek Mercantile moved into the William Spencer building in 2016, operating as a vintage, antique, and handmade co-op. Boasting 3 levels of shopping and over 50 unique vendors, it’s a must-visit! 

Old Mill Antique Mall

Welcome to Old Mill Antique Mall, one of the largest co-op antique stores in South Jersey. Our store is located in the heart of Mullica Hill, NJ at 1 S Main St, and features over 15 dealers in one location. With two floors of antiques and collectibles, you’re sure to find something unique and special. Come and explore our store today!

Ternay’s Shop in the Woods Antiques

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Yellow Garage Antiques

Located in the historic South Jersey village of Mullica Hill, THE YELLOW GARAGE ANTIQUES has established itself as the premier multi-dealer shop in the area. The Yellow Garage was originally a bus terminal built in 1922. Later, it was renovated in 1995, it’s 6500 square feet is now home to 35 antiques dealers with a full spectrum of quality antiques. The Yellow Garage has historically been recognized as an award winning antiques destination over the years, including the “Best of South Jersey Magazine”, “Best of Gloucester County”, and “Best of the Mid-Atlantic”. The Yellow Garage has also been a supplier of stage props to the Film Industry.

The Find Marketplace

The Find Marketplace is a treasure trove of unique finds, with over 30 vendors offering a wide variety of products. From vintage clothing to handmade crafts, you never know what you might discover. Visit our website at to learn more.