The Hope Chest 2953 Hartford Ave, Johnston, RI02919 The Hope Chest Consignment Shop, opened in 1991, is located on Hartford Avenue. The Hope Chest, which offers 12,000…More square feet of incredible and wonderful deals, has been voted best in Rhode Island, and has won several honors for being one of the best in New England. This award-winning consignment shop offers rooms filled with the finest antique furnishings, contemporary home furnishings, unique accessories and clothing for men, women and children. A delightful shopping spot, the Hope Chest offers a huge selection of antique, pre-owned and vintage items, all at discounted prices. Gift certificates and moving services are available for all customers.