Owner and principal designer Amanda Purdom first opened her full service design firm Asterhouse Design in 2011 in Manhattan, KS, and recently expanded into retail with the opening of Furnish, a home & lifestyle boutique. Amanda has been a proud member of the Rowe family of retailers since 2014. Furnish offers a taste of every style, from modern to traditional, farmhouse to glam. Based in a unique and historic building, the shop strives to present an intriguing mix of new goods and vintage finds, curated for maximum inspiration.

“My passions are promoting & encouraging other women entrepreneurs and wanting to make a difference in my community. My guilty pleasures…chocolate-covered raisins and estate sales!”

– Amanda Purdom, Owner

314 Poyntz Ave, Manhattan, KS 66502, United States

Special Services:

Design meetings over Zoom and free local delivery.

Furnish’s Top Tip For Supporting Local Biz:

Remove the Amazon app from your phone!

What makes your shop unique?

We’re located in the heart of downtown in a recently remodeled 125 year old building that was originally a hardware store. The building itself is interesting and creatively inspiring. Furnish is more than a furniture store, it’s an experience. It draws you in, inviting you to sit and stay a while.

How does your shop make customers feel?

We are welcoming, casual and approachable. Furnish is a curated collection of new and vintage of goods. We’ve blended all styles to appeal to a greater audience.

What's on your store playlist?

“Chillout2021” and our custom Furnish playlist of upbeat and inspiring songs.

What are you looking forward to showcasing next season?

Summer! Light colors, soft muted patterns, and rattan accents mixed with casual linens.

Who’s your celebrity dream customer?

Shea McGee

If we pop into your store at any given moment, we’re sure to see…

...an impromptu dance party or show tunes solo is sure to be happening!