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Chelsea Design Center

The Gracious Home Experience

In a city renowned for exceptional specialty shops, Gracious Home is truly legendary. Launched as a modest hardware and housewares store in 1963, today Gracious Home is celebrated for its superb hands-on service and its vast, in-depth selection of merchandise. Through decades of dedicated one-on-one customer care, Gracious Home has evolved into an indelible resource for New Yorkers and for customers worldwide.


With more than 175,000 items in stock ranging from the proverbial nuts and bolts of hardware and reasonably-priced everyday supplies to dazzling crystal finials imported from France and fine luxury towels, you can find it all at Gracious Home. Our goal is to be your one-stop-shop for all your household needs. If you still can’t find what you’re looking for, please let us know – if it exists, we’ll help you find it.


Gracious Home’s services are second to none. Our educated, impassioned and non-commissioned sales staff provides knowledgeable guidance concerning any home needs you have. Whether you’re tracking down wall sconces, window treatments or wedding invitations, the Gracious Home family is eager to find the perfect fit. If you need candid, yet easily understandable technical information about choosing anything from major appliances, floor care, lighting & electrical supplies, decorative hardware, to specialty paint products, our experienced staff of industry professionals is here to easily guide you to the perfect selection.


We can even assemble and install all your Gracious Home purchases, and also offer an assortment of behind-the-scenes services, such as rewiring lamps and chandeliers, repairing housewares, cutting keys, and renting tools and equipment. Swift delivery is available in Manhattan and we ship just about anywhere in the world. Meeting our customers’ every need is our staff’s #1 goal, and is at the heart of Gracious Home.