FROM TOP: Calypso Home; Green Depot

*BEST HIGH-CONCEPT
THE CONRAN SHOP:
Design junkies rejoice! TCS offers clever, contemporary versions of everything from paper clips to shower curtains, so you never have to make style concessions again. 407 East 59th Street, 212-755-9079

*BEST LUXE BOHEMIAN
CALYPSO HOME:
Calypso’s home store translates the highbrow-hippie aesthetic of the fashion line into a global array of vibrant bedding, pillows and ceramics. 199 Lafayette Street, 212-925-6200

*BEST GO-TO
GRACIOUS HOME:
Carries everything from high-end hardware and luxe sheets to more practical goods (humidifi ers, inexpensive stemware). A well-stocked apartment is guaranteed here. 1992 Broadway, 212-231- 7800

*BEST ESSENTIALS
MITCHELL GOLD & BOB WILLIAMS:
Livable, comfortable, well-made, reasonably priced furniture for real life. 210 Lafayette, 212-431-2575

*BEST GREEN
GREEN DEPOT:
Whether you’re designing a sustainable kitchen or a toxin-free nursery, you’ll fi nd this the city’s best source for all things green. 222 Bowery, 212-226-0444

*BEST CHIC ANTIQUES
FLESSAS DESIGN:
A beautifully edited collection of 1930s to 1970s pieces and an especially good source of ravishing mirrors and lighting. 1285 Madison Avenue, 212-289-8484

*BEST TREASURE TROVE
JOHN KOCH ANTIQUES:
Jam-packed with vintage furniture and antiques, this Upper West Side gem is a jackpot of well-priced, one-of-a-kind finds. 201 West 84th Street, 212-799-2167

*BEST BARGAIN ANTIQUES
TEPPER GALLERIES:
One of the best spots for bargain hunters, Tepper’s biweekly auctions have long been a secret source for savvy dealers and collectors. 110 East 25th Street, 212-677-5300

*BEST FASHION-FORWARD DESIGN
AUTO:
The best in contemporary cult designers is right here, from John Robshaw’s batik bedding to Judy Ross’ graphic rugs and Missoni bath towels. 805 Washington Street, 212-229-2292

*BEST UNIQUE CACHE
JOHN DERIAN:
John Derian has amassed a cult following of design devotees who make regular pilgrimages to his East Village shop to stock up on unique papier mâché, taxidermy and decoupage accessories. 6 East Second Street, 212-677-3917

*BEST PARK AVENUE STYLE
MECOX GARDENS:
The Uptown set relies on Mecox Gardens’ classic mix of 19th-century Asian and European antiques and spot-on reproductions to furnish their prewar pads. 962 Lexington Avenue, 212-249-5301

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