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Antique Furniture Washington DC
January 15, 2021

Antique Furniture Washington DC

YP - The Real Yellow PagesSM - helps you find the right local businesses to meet your specific needs. Search results are sorted by a combination of factors to give you a set of choices in response to your search criteria. These factors are similar to those you might use to determine which business to select from a local Yellow Pages directory, including proximity…

Antique Bassett Furniture
January 11, 2021

Antique Bassett Furniture

Rustic warmth with rich details meet the demand for storage and display when a Bassett armoire is added to a room in your house. Armoires feature a versatile combination of open and closed spaces that show off some contents while concealing others. Handcrafted from beautiful hardwoods with different textures to suit your taste, finishes include cherry, distressed…

Ruby Lane Antique Furniture
January 7, 2021

Ruby Lane Antique Furniture

Maine Antique Furniture is a family owned company based in Fairfield, which is located tight in the heart of Maine. For over 40 years we have been buying and selling investment-quality antique furniture items from all over the world. We are now exclusively an online retail operation, and our business model relies on low overhead so that we may offer our collection…

Best way to Refinish Antique Furniture
January 3, 2021

Best way to Refinish Antique Furniture

Your choice of top coating is a matter of personal preference. Penetrating oil finishes are easy to apply and look great with a soft, natural appearance. They afford less protection than varnish or lacquer finishes. Polyurethane creates a hard, durable finish and is available in a range of sheens. Water-based polyurethanes are very easy to use and are environmentally…

Next Walnut Furniture
December 30, 2020

Next Walnut Furniture

We love using natural, unstained solid wood in our furniture, and for good reason. The grain patterns and colors of our American walnut, cherry and maple are so gorgeous that we hate to cover them up with anything other than a clear finish to protect the surface. Even after wood is harvested and turned into furniture, it continues to be a living, breathing material…

Antique Pine Furniture Supplier
December 26, 2020

Antique Pine Furniture Supplier

Description: Jack Harness started trading in 1991, in Marlow, Buckinghamshire, as Jack Harness Antiques, supplying antique and decorative country furniture to all overseas markets. With an extensive stock of antique country pine, original painted furniture and decorative accessories, Jack soon became very well known for supplying interior designers and American…

Antique Furniture New Jersey
December 22, 2020

Antique Furniture New Jersey

Whether you’re a collector of vintage records, a lover of period furniture or a fervent forager of one-of-a-kind finds, New Jersey antique shops cater to all kinds of treasure-seekers. Check out one of these antique-shopping destinations, many of which are located in historical boroughs and enchanting small towns. Known as the “Pearl of the Bayshore, ” Keyport…

Vintage Industrial Furniture
December 18, 2020

Vintage Industrial Furniture

Design an industrial-style look with downtown appeal for your home - shop our functional but beautiful pieces to get that rustic and edgy look for less. Whether it s for a small city apartment or a suburban home, create a surprisingly comfortable abode with factory-inspired details and furniture pieces. Find distressed wood, metal, and other vintage-inspired…

Antique Piece
December 14, 2020

Antique Piece

Standard shipping via UPS Ground is included in the quoted price. The estimated delivery time will be approximately 5 - 7 business days from the time of order. Express shipping is via UPS. The estimated delivery time will be approximately 2 - 3 business days from the time of order. Please choose your shipping method at checkout. An additional Shipping and Handling…

Antique English Pine Furniture
December 10, 2020

Antique English Pine Furniture

Old Pine Tables & Furniture is a collection of farmhouse tables and farmhouse furniture based on old world styles but made in the USA. Farmhouse dining tables from the Old Pine Table Collection are crafted to order from wood reclaimed from the roof joist or flooring of old buildings in any size or shape required. Exposure of this wood to the wind, rain…

French Ornate Furniture
December 6, 2020

French Ornate Furniture

The three decades from 1730 to 1760 reflected the new priorities of comfort, refinement, versatility and well-being. It also became a time that celebrated the relentless pursuit of originality in design. In response to the excess and formality of earlier periods, furniture and decor became lighter – physically and visually, and more human in scale. Rooms became…

How to Date old furniture?
December 2, 2020

How to Date old furniture?

This article was published in the February/March 2 issue of AntiquePrime Magazine & Journal. For What It s Worth Q. How can you tell the age of a piece of furniture? A. This is a big topic to tackle and it will not be possible to cover many details in this short column. I ve included a brief list of references, if you want to begin studying on your own…

How to Know if Furniture is Antique?
November 28, 2020

How to Know if Furniture is Antique?

You’re going to spend some money on furniture and accessories, so you may as well buy something that can hold its value after you use it. Antiques often have a greater chance of retaining value than new machine-made furniture. Plus, antiques add a sense of warmth, history, and character to your house. Whether you are purchasing antiques because of their beauty…

Antique Scandinavian Furniture
November 24, 2020

Antique Scandinavian Furniture

Henrik and Mary Follin own and manage Scandinavian Antiques and more. Henrik was born in Sweden and raised in Denmark where his family still lives. He began the business as an antique wholesaler in Denmark 30 years ago, with business in Sweden, Germany, Russia, Italy, France and Romania. Thirty years of hands-on experience gives him innate knowledge and understanding…

Weiman Antique Furniture
November 20, 2020

Weiman Antique Furniture

Category: Furniture Polish What most people don’t know, is that most furniture products that are used to clean or shine wooden furniture are typically all classified as furniture polish. These may include but aren’t limited to: Historically most furniture polishes were composite of a range of natural waxes. The problem with traditional wood waxes was their application…

Antique Furniture Jodhpur
November 16, 2020

Antique Furniture Jodhpur

We at Best of Exports introduce ourselves as full service Buying/Sourcing Agents and Quality Inspection Agency based in Jodhpur, India. We are a one stop shop for all importers, acting as their Indian counterparts with a wide range of buying services. Having a reputation of the most trusted sourcing agent, we specialize in Vintage Industrial Furniture, Reclaimed…

Antique Furniture Hampshire
November 12, 2020

Antique Furniture Hampshire

With more than 40 years’ worth of experience in the antique industry, we believe that we can provide you with the guidance and assistance you need. At The Dorking Desk Shop, we are proud to say that antiques are a passion and we are regarded as specialists in antique tables and desks. If you have any requests or questions about antiques, we will always be happy…

Old Furniture Names
November 8, 2020

Old Furniture Names

Shopping for antique furniture can be exciting and fun. But with all the differing terminology out there, it can be confusing too. For instance, do you know the difference between a buffet and a sideboard? How about a chifforobe and a chiffonier? Read on to find out. Buffet vs. Sideboard These two terms are used interchangeably quite often, and for good reason…

Union Furniture Company antiques
November 4, 2020

Union Furniture Company antiques

This Wonderful Mahogany Secretary was manufactured by a renowned furniture company of Jamestown, New York. It has a metal label inside the left drawer of the secretary to the effect: Union National Furniture Co, Jamestown, New York. It was manufactured approximately 1939. The Union National Furniture Company always had extremely high standards for detail and…

Red Mahogany Furniture
October 31, 2020

Red Mahogany Furniture

In addition to “genuine mahogany” ( What Is Mahogany? Part 1 ) and “true mahogany” there are other timbers which have no botanical relation to the Mahogany family at all, yet may have a trade name that includes the word mahogany in it. It may be important to know these alternative timbers so that one can make a distinction when or if required. These botanically…

Antique Furniture Kelowna
October 27, 2020

Antique Furniture Kelowna

Planning a Kelowna Shopping Trip? Tips for Shopping Near Kelowna Hotels by Natalie Appleton Whatever your tastes and whatever your budget, you’re sure to find the clothes, shoes, jewelry, housewares, and even wine to dress yourself and your table. Kelowna shopping tips: Boutiques/vintage/art Downtown Kelowna offers a unique shopping experience amidst the backdrop…

Antique Furniture Knobs
October 23, 2020

Antique Furniture Knobs

Oodles of cabinet knobs and pulls of all kinds. Shop drawer pulls, furniture pulls, bail pulls, ring pulls, cup pulls or bin pulls of all sorts. Find antique furniture hardware to easily restore worn heirlooms. From kitchen cabinet hinges to icebox hinges and from cabinet latches to catches we have and wide variety of vintage decorative hardware. Shop cabinet…

How to Tell the age of furniture?
October 19, 2020

How to Tell the age of furniture?

Hunting for antique American furniture is a popular pastime, but how do you really know what you re buying is a true classic, such as a Shaker or Chippendale piece? By examining the shape and condition of the furniture nails and screws as well as the wood and finish, you can get a fairly good idea of when the furniture was built, and possibly by whom. Advertisement…

Japanese Antique Furniture
October 15, 2020

Japanese Antique Furniture

Simplicity elegance and function are fundamental to oriental design not to mention fine craftsmanship and at Kazari + Ziguzagu we stock a broad range of antique, vintage and contemporary furniture from Japan, China, Indonesia and Vietnam. We stock Antique and Vintage Japanese and Chinese furniture from the 14th Century through to the mid 20th Century. Our contemporary…

Antique Furniture Canada
October 11, 2020

Antique Furniture Canada

Have a house full of furniture and other “stuff” that you need to sell? Well, you’ve come to the right place as we are your Canadian experts in high-end Content and Estate Sale services from your home. We know that dealing with the disposal of an entire estate or contents of a home can feel like an insurmountable task. At Sell My Stuff Canada we employ a highly…

Antique Marble Top Furniture
October 7, 2020

Antique Marble Top Furniture

You can find antique marble top tables from many eras. Marble has been used for centuries to decorate and luxuriously furnish homes. Often marble pieces broken from ancient ruins were used to make these tables. Examples of Antique Marble Top Tables One of the oldest known Italian marble tables is the Farnese table which can be seen in the Metropolitan Museum…

How to value Antique furniture?
October 3, 2020

How to value Antique furniture?

Aunt Minnie, bless her heart, put you in her will. That’s the good news. The not-so-good-news is that you don’t have clue whether that purple velveteen settee is a valuable antique or just a really ugly piece of truly uncomfortable furniture. The following tips will help you take the guesswork out of dealing with furniture and other items left to you by the dearly…

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