Contemporaria. Photo: Stacy Zarin Goldberg
The Shade Store.
Serena & Lily. Photo: Stacy Zarin Goldberg
Konst Union.
Jennifer Gilmer Kitchen & Bath, Ltd.  Photo: Keith Miller
Poggenpohl.
The Tile Shop.
Framebridge.

A Shopping Guide to Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Potomac

Before visiting the showrooms, check websites for store hours. Some locations may be open by appointment only.

Architectural Ceramics, a local tile mecca, carries 40-plus brands in everything from ceramic to glass to cement, and offers complimentary design services. 6807 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase; architecturalceramics.com

Bray & Scarff proffers appliances by Bosch, GE, Jenn-Air, KitchenAid, Sub-Zero and Whirlpool, as well as cabinetry and design help. 6801 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase; brayandscarff.com

Contemporaria now occupies a 100-year-old Potomac house where founder Deborah Kalkstein offers modern European brands and design, remodeling and construction services.
10030 Falls Road, Potomac; contemporaria.com

Country Floors boasts a wide selection of tiles in porcelain, ceramic, glass, terracotta, cement and stone—including decorative glazed brick and Delft. 6931 Arlington Road, Suite C2, Bethesda; countryfloors.com

Framebridge, a purveyor of custom frames, complements its online presence in this showroom where customers can peruse frames and matting options and schedule consultations. 4806 Bethesda Avenue, Bethesda; framebridge.com

Hardwood Artisans imparts a contemporary spin to Shaker and Craftsman furniture styles. 4828 St. Elmo Avenue, Bethesda; hardwoodartisans.com

Jennifer Gilmer Kitchen & Bath, LTD., carries cabinetry from Premier, Artcraft, Decor and Zonavita. The award-winning proprietor has been revamping kitchens since 1997. 6935 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase; gilmerkitchens.com

Kitchen & Bath Studios offers sustainable cabinet lines such as Christiana, Crystal and Executive Kitchens. 7001 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase; kitchenbathstudios.com

Kohler Signature Store by GROF USA houses kitchen and bath vignettes showcasing collections by KOHLER, Ann Sacks, Kallista and Robern. 7626 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda; kohlersignaturestorebethesda.com

Konst Union presents high-end bath fixtures and furniture by top European brands including SieMatic, Fantini and Noorth. 7550 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda; konstunion.com

Poggenpohl specializes in modern cabinetry and innovative kitchen-storage solutions in an array of sleek materials. 6809 Wisconsin Avenue, Chevy Chase; poggenpohl.com

Random Harvest blends its own upholstered furnishings with refurbished antiques from around the world. 7766 Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda; randomharvesthome.com

Serena & Lily, the California retailer, brings laid-back, coastal style to Bethesda Row with furniture, bedding, rugs, lighting, upholstery and accessories—including items not found online. 7121 Bethesda Lane, Bethesda; serenaandlily.com

Stuart Kitchens, in business since 1955, features cabinetry by Rutt, Aristokraft and Downsview, along with its own cabinet line. 8203 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda; stuartkitchens.com

The Shade Store sells custom window coverings and drapes, solar shades and blinds at its two area locations. 7116 Bethesda Lane, Bethesda, and 7717 Tuckerman Lane, Potomac; theshadestore.com

The Somerville Bath & Kitchen Store distributes a range of kitchen and bath products by KOHLER, Moen, Rohl, Grohe, Victoria & Albert and many more. 8530 Connecticut Avenue, Chevy Chase; thesomerville bathandkitchenstore.com

Urban Country is packed with furniture, bedding and accessories. Brands include Lee Industries, Michael Aram and MacKenzie-Childs. 7121 Arlington Road, Bethesda; urbancountrydesigns.com

Wool & Knots is a boutique-style rug shop located in the Woodmont Triangle section of Bethesda selling hand-woven tribal and Persian rugs in transitional and contemporary designs. 7801 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda; woolandknots.com