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Antique Chinese Furniture UK
July 2, 2022

Antique Chinese Furniture UK

Furniture & home decor from Asia. Modern and traditional styles. We are a specialist UK retailer featuring authentic modern and traditional wooden furniture, furnishings & art from around the world. Buy quality European, Asian, Oriental, antique style Chinese and Indian furniture; hand built from solid oak, ash, sheesham, elm and mahogany from…

Selling Mid Century Modern Furniture
June 28, 2022

Selling Mid Century Modern Furniture

We initially chose to sell mid-century modern furniture because we had a passion for the design of that era. Over time, we have added several lines of new modern furnishings, because they complement that style. mid2mod started as a booth in an antique mall, but we quickly knew we wanted a location of our own, so on a shoestring budget of $5, we rented a 1 sf…

Antique Furniture Refinishing
June 24, 2022

Antique Furniture Refinishing

Stickley Arts & Crafts Rocker, with broken rocker and back before restored Stickley Rocker- Arts & Crafts Period with Broken Back Stickley Bros. Arts & Crafts Rocker with Original Back, before refinishing Stickley Arts & Crafts Rocker, disassembled to repair each broken element, and rebuild entirely French Empire Fauteuil, suffering…

Antiques Furniture Manchester
June 20, 2022

Antiques Furniture Manchester

Your Shipping Solution in Hartford & Manchester Navis Pack & Ship in Hartford & Manchester has earned a reputation for excellence for our packing, palletizing, crating, boxing and shipping services. Location Hours in Hartford & Manchester M-F 9:00am - 5:00pm Sat 9:00am - 12:00pm Navis Pack & Ship of Hartford & Manchester…

French Furniture Chicago
June 16, 2022

French Furniture Chicago

Antiques on Old Plank Road Phone: 312-714-3 1750 N. Springfield Avenue Fax: 773-278-5389 Chicago, IL 60647 Hours: M-F 10am- 5pm, Sat. - by appointment only We have been importing French Antique Furniture and restoring European and French antiques and vintage furniture since 1992 . In January 2011 we moved to our Chicago Antique Furniture location in a beautiful…

Most Expensive Antique Furniture
June 12, 2022

Most Expensive Antique Furniture

Who doesn’t want to decorate their house with the most expensive furniture brands in the world ? Well, it’s free to dream of it anyway, at least. Our home is where our fridge is. I mean, its where our heart is. It’s where we sleep, eat, drink, piss, relax, recreate, live, and love. A house should be kept simple yet comfortable where you can rest and be who you…

Antiques Furniture Lancaster PA
June 8, 2022

Antiques Furniture Lancaster PA

Shop for antiques in Lancaster County, PA sold by thousands of local dealers in antique shops, galleries, malls and markets. Shopping for antiques in Lancaster County, PA begins before the sun even begins to shine. At a ntique malls such as those in Adamstown, you ll find unique treasures of the past from more than 3, antique dealers. The locals know that the…

Expensive Antique Furniture
June 4, 2022

Expensive Antique Furniture

1. May be the world s most expensive small antique object It s called an Olyphant and was a horn used in ancient battles. Typically carved from ivory and inlaid with gold. This one dated from the 11th century. How expensive is this antique? Went last sold for $17, , That figure remains the highest price ever paid at auction for a piece of American furniture…

Antique Furniture wax Polish
May 31, 2022

Antique Furniture wax Polish

Paste Wax, Furniture Polish Or Oil, Which Is Best? With all the sprays, polishes, oils, cleaners, and waxes available today, its no wonder that this is one of the most asked question by far. My response is always the same; Do you just want a shine or do you want protection also ? Spray-on polish and oils, time savers , give a quick temporary shine in just minutes…

Antique Spanish Colonial Furniture
May 27, 2022

Antique Spanish Colonial Furniture

N 1521, Hernan Cortes and his Spanish invaders conquered the Aztecs in Mexico. Fourteen years later, Francisco Pizarro and his troops conquered the Incas in Peru. The events marked the beginning of the Spanish Colonial Period in the Americas, a period of Spanish rule that was to last nearly 300 years. A new architecture reflected Spanish styles and the new culture…

Names of Antique Furniture Pieces
May 23, 2022

Names of Antique Furniture Pieces

Almost every auction of Americana includes one of the ubiquitous wooden boxes called a “mule chest.” What does a small wooden chest with a lift top lid and a drawer or two below the main compartment have to do with a mule? There are at least two explanations, both plausible, but one more likely than the other. The first explanation is grounded in the evolution…

Antique Tables value
May 19, 2022

Antique Tables value

Tables can be used in a variety of ways, but most of them share the same basic characteristics: They are mostly comprised of a flat surface and legs that hold that surface up horizontally. The table is one of the oldest types of furniture in the world, and the earliest tables were found in ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome. Antique tables are quite popular among…

New York Antique Furniture
May 15, 2022

New York Antique Furniture

Looking for a new look? In the market for a one-of-a-kind gift? Vintage furniture is durable, long-lasting, and, best of all, often comes with a long, storied history you won’t find in by-the-box stuff. The furniture on offer at these shops might not be new, but it’s most definitely new to you. By Jessica Allen. More: Brooklyn’s 5 Best Vintage Stores Brooklyn…

Antique Furniture Sideboards
May 11, 2022

Antique Furniture Sideboards

The Antique Sideboard or in French ~ a Buffet, Servers, Credenzas or other Antique Case Furniture has earned a place of honor in every room of our home and office by its virtue of providing stylish storage and a useful surface, two things every room needs! Antique Buffets and Sideboards come in a stunning variety of sizes, configurations and styles, so we have…

English Oak Antique Furniture
May 7, 2022

English Oak Antique Furniture

Elizabeth I English furniture 1558 - 1603 Characteristic of this style is the enrichment of every surface with flamboyant carved, turned, inlaid, and painted decoration in the spirit of the English Renaissance. The English Tudor period was one of beautiful woodwork, though it was still heavy and sparse by modern standards. Sideboards became fashionable as a way…

Furniture Buffets Sideboards antiques
May 3, 2022

Furniture Buffets Sideboards antiques

Sideboards and buffet cabinets are chic and efficient ways to store kitchen, dining and living room accessories ranging from table linens to board games. You ll find sideboard styles and buffet table sizes to fit just about any space, so here are a few things to consider when deciding on what sort of sideboard buffet or kitchen hutch is right for you. What Is…

Antiques Furniture Orlando
April 29, 2022

Antiques Furniture Orlando

1620 N Orange Ave Orlando, FL 32804 (407) 896-9831 Very cool place. Tons and tons of items all ranging from more modern decorations to cool funky vintage finds. Staff is quite nice, so much to look at, and decent prices! The outside looks like you ll be in and out in a few minutes after a quick browse. As some other yelpers have noted this place is like a never…

Record Player Furniture Antique
April 25, 2022

Record Player Furniture Antique

Since the speakers have never really worked reliably and the record player was broken, we pretty much stopped listening to the stereo and it was just taking up space. After a few months, we decided to sell the console in a yard sale. The first step was to remove all of the old hardware and break down the old panels and racks. The next few photos detail that process…

Oak and Country Furniture
April 21, 2022

Oak and Country Furniture

Whether it’s chats around the dining table, snuggling on the sofa or lazy Sundays in bed, Oak Furniture Land understands there really is no place quite like home. As the UK’s largest solid hardwood furniture retailer, they pride themselves on offering the highest quality solid oak furniture, sofas and accessories at affordable prices. They understand when it…

My Antique Furniture Collection
April 17, 2022

My Antique Furniture Collection

While I’ve heard some say “the golden age of antiques collecting is over, ” in fact, it’s not over, and for some, it’s just beginning. There’s so much opportunity out there, especially for twenty- or thirty-somethings just starting out and setting up homes. Many members of this generation remain unaware of the antiques world, and often head straight to Pottery…

Antique Venetian Furniture
April 13, 2022

Antique Venetian Furniture

Shown In: Rollover Image to Zoom Dimensions: 14.5 W X 12 D X 61 H ADJUSTABLE HEIGHT With an antique brass base and crisp, clean white shade, the Marla Floor Lamp adds sophistication to any décor. Order Now QUANTITY: Or Call to Order: 866-427-4287 Product Details The base is handcrafted of ceramic and iron. Features an antique brass finish. Adjustable height…

Antique Furniture Casters Wheels
April 9, 2022

Antique Furniture Casters Wheels

Antique chair casters serve a useful purpose while adding a little something extra to a chair. Like a piece of jewelry on a little black dress, they add that elegant finishing touch to a chair. They can add value to the piece and they make it much easier to move the chair from one place to another. What Is a Caster A caster is a small wheel that has the ability…

Antique Furniture Restoration Hardware
April 5, 2022

Antique Furniture Restoration Hardware

Welcome, to your #1 source for vintage hardware and antique lighting products on the web! With over 30 years industry experience, our store has become the leading manufacturer and supplier of renovation hardware and lights. When starting a new remodeling or renovation project, choosing the right supplier will define how your final result will look, feel, and…

Harp Gallery Appleton WI
April 1, 2022

Harp Gallery Appleton WI

Dedicated to offering Historic Furniture ready for today s lifestyle, The Harp Gallery was founded in 1985 as a brick and mortar storefront in Appleton, WI. Every piece we offer has been examined by our restoration team, including experienced cabinetmakers and finishers. Anything that could affect use or durability is refurbished while still preserving its Antique…

Pinterest Decorating with antiques
March 28, 2022

Pinterest Decorating with antiques

Here at BG, we ve been hard at work with our good friend David Tutera reviewing nearly 3, your incredible Pinterest inspiration boards to choose the five finalists of our Pin to Win a Dream Wedding Design by David Tutera contest. Then, nearly 8, 400 of you voted and helped choose our winner! As we evaluated each and every entry, we couldn’t help but notice some…

Antiques Furniture Augusta GA
March 24, 2022

Antiques Furniture Augusta GA

This shop is in the heart of downtown Augusta…so I was a little worried that it would be filled with highfalutin “fine” antiques…but BOY, WAS I WRONG. First of all, they filled their huge front windows with delicious scenes straight out of a farmhouse kitchen, so I was hooked before I even stepped inside. And then my feet hit their creeky hardwood floors and…

White Wash Antique Furniture
March 20, 2022

White Wash Antique Furniture

Place the furniture over a drop cloth. You can use newspapers instead, or any other material to catch the drips. Remove old sealant with a chemical stripper (optional). If the wood is covered with a sealant, using a chemical stripper gets rid of it much quicker than sandpaper: Warning: chemical strippers are extremely caustic. Use only in ventilated areas and…

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