The Linen Shop is one of the oldest linen shops in New England. Along with the fabled mansions and the International Tennis Hall of Fame, The Linen Shop has become an important part of Newport's history to the generations of families that have lived and visited here.
The store first opened in 1947 as E. Braun on Bellevue Avenue, where the store remains today. In 1967, shop was bought by Mena O'Connor and renamed The Linen Shop. In 2006, the Linen Shop was purchased by Megan McGuire, a linen industry veteran and expert in the textile industry.
We pride ourselves on the personalized service we offer to each customer. We will share our knowlege of the manufacture and care of each product in the store, so that your investment will provide years of enjoyment and comfort.
The Linen Shop features a wide array of decorations for the home, from quality brands such as:
- Abyss & Habidecor
- Anali Linens
- Home Treasures
- Gianna Rose Atelier
- Ogallala Down
- Peacock Alley
- Sferra Brothers