Bed Bath & Beyond specializes in everything from bath towels to desk lamps. They have a great selection of everything to suit any decorating style. Generally, the prices are competitive and there are fairly regular sales. It's a great place to start furnishing your new home!
620 6th Avenue (from 18th and 19th Street), (212) 255-3550
410 East 61st Street, (646) 215-4702