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What does Vintage Furniture Mean?
September 18, 2018

What does Vintage Furniture Mean?

In the world of furniture, the words vintage and antique are sometimes used almost interchangeably, though this is not the correct way to use them. In fact, they are two separate and completely different terms used to describe age and quality. Its important to know the difference so that you get what you are looking for when you look for vintage or antique furniture…

Vintage Looking Sofas
September 14, 2018

Vintage Looking Sofas

This is certainly true when you take a look at the trends in sofa design over the last few years. Vintage-inspired sofas are everywhere, and for good reason. The shapes are classic, they work with almost all design styles and they have proven they can stand the test of time. Sofas are big investments for most of us. I personally like to get five to 10 years of…

Vintage Modern Chairs
September 10, 2018

Vintage Modern Chairs

We’ve all seen these chairs in schools and government institutions, so it wouldn’t be surprising if there was one in your garage or workroom. The Standard Chair, Model No. 305 was designed by French designer and architect Jean Prouvé and is made from beech plywood and bent enameled steel. Most of Prouvé’s chairs have the characteristic back leg that goes from…

Sofas Vintage
September 6, 2018

Sofas Vintage

That old Ikea chair you can t offload on Craigslist could actually be worth thousands of dollars. In the latest sign of our consumer culture eating its own tail, vintage Ikea furniture is going for up to $65, apiece, online auction site Barnebys co-founder Pontus Silfverstolpe told the Daily Mail. Our records show that there is a huge demand, greater than ever…

Dovetail Vintage
September 2, 2018

Dovetail Vintage

1452 W Chicago Ave Chicago, IL 60642 (312) 508-3398 I love stoping in for a browse and a chat - I m always sure to find a unique addition to my home. The apothecary items are also amazing (and you ll quickly want one of each)! This is a great place to find the perfect, thoughtful gift, or a gift for yourself - with a friendly face behind the desk, to make it…

Sell Antique Furniture
August 29, 2018

Sell Antique Furniture

Kijiji also has a robust “furniture, décor” category. On a recent check of its New York City offerings, a Bo Concept bookshelf was listed for $1, 500 (compared with about $2, 500 retail) and a Nicoletti sofa and chair for $2, 600 (about $8, retail). If you’re selling housewares like plates or vases, another option is Portero (portero.com), where pre-owned luxury…

Antique Furniture Victoria
August 24, 2018

Antique Furniture Victoria

My first sunset at the cottage When people find out where I live, the first words out of their mouth isyou drive the Malahat everyday . I find the statement amusing, first off I dont work 7 days a week! Thank god those days are over. Secondly, yes, I commute, I love the drive. In fact, the Malahat is my favourite part, from Langford in. sucks. Thirdly, there…

Vintage Made Modern Greenville SC
August 16, 2018

Vintage Made Modern Greenville SC

Vintage Now Modern is a great place to Buy Chalk Paint®. We are located downtown Greenville, South Carolina. Our focus is always on our customers, and building relationships with those we serve. We have grown from a very small boutique shop in a strip mall, to a beautiful storefront offering home décor, custom upholstered furniture, custom window treatments…

Vintage Mid Century Sofas
August 8, 2018

Vintage Mid Century Sofas

Condition: new make / manufacturer: Mid Century Modern Sofa model name / number: Contemporary Sofa Couch QR Code Link to This Post At Loft 63 we have this Mid Century Modern Designed Sofa - American Made! Lots of Size and Fabric Options! Shown as 80 - It s a beautiful piece! - Mid Century Modern Designed Sofa - Tufted Back - 3 to 5 Week Production Time - Lots…

Vintage Furniture Company
August 4, 2018

Vintage Furniture Company

Beginning around mid-century, the advent of the factory system meant most furniture was made in a commercial facility under the auspices of a company name, and very few individual craftsmen labeled their product. Even the companies of the time were a little lax in marking the work. By the end of the century, makers like Gustav Stickley and major manufacturers…

Vintage White Furniture
July 23, 2018

Vintage White Furniture

Off-White has stores dotted around the world in Singapore, Japan, China, the U.K. and South Korea but not in the U.S. — until now. From Dec. 8 through Jan. 29, the streetwear brand is adopting an address across the street from Maxfield, the West Hollywood-based emporium that mixes art and fashion, as the location of its first stateside shop. Stepping into the…

Antique Mahogany Furniture
July 19, 2018

Antique Mahogany Furniture

Chippendale– The Royalty of Antique Furniture by Bob Brooke Of all the names associated with antique furniture, Chippendale is the most well known.The Chippendale style dominated American furniture until the 1770s. Known by its exquisite and extensive carving, it takes its name from Thomas Chippendale, an 18th century cabinetmaker, whose furnishings reflected…

Mid Century Vintage Furniture
July 11, 2018

Mid Century Vintage Furniture

The timeless and iconic mid-century furniture look is the styling result of influences spanning from Brazil to Scandinavia. It is characterized by a simple and refined synthesis with nature, and the style impacted everything from architecture to furniture. Our selection of restored retro furniture and accessories includes one-of-a-kind home décor with a mid-century…

Vintage Furniture Detroit
July 7, 2018

Vintage Furniture Detroit

I love antiques. They’re a little piece of the past you get to hold on to; a way to preserve the essence of a simpler time. If you’re like me, and hope to someday fill your house with Victorian vanity sets and Elizabethan easy chairs, save the date for Shed 5 Flea Antique and Vintage Market, located in historic Eastern Market. Shed 5 will be featuring vintage…

Vintage Furniture Near me
June 29, 2018

Vintage Furniture Near me

Welcome to Furnish Me Vintage. We are Tampa Bay s leading home furniture retailer, and we are proud to serve customers nationwide and across the globe with our selection of convenient shipping options that include convenient curbside freight. At Furnish Me Vintage, you ll find a variety of classic, modern and vintage furnishings ranging from mid-century modern…

Designer Vintage Furniture
June 13, 2018

Designer Vintage Furniture

“Furniture” is often employed as a metaphor for all that is mundane, familiar, and unremarkable in our lives. And this drives us crazy! We believe, on the contrary, that design is an art form that should be incorporated into the everyday—with purpose and with passion. Great furniture elevates us out of routine and adds a bit of soul to our daily environment…

How to Sell Vintage Furniture?
June 1, 2018

How to Sell Vintage Furniture?

The need to sell used furniture results from several situations. They include simply wanting to replace old furniture, moving, or needing to get rid of furniture that sits in storage. Get the most out of selling used furniture by following these tips. Determine Value Buried treasure status or trash? If you are selling furniture that is in good condition or you…

Discount Vintage Furniture
April 30, 2018

Discount Vintage Furniture

Los Angeles is nothing if not a city of style. In fact just take a walk down any number of streets in Hollywood, Beverly Hills, or even Santa Monica and you’ll probably be overwhelmed by both the quality and quantity of fashionable folks roaming the sidewalks. But do you ever wonder how people do it? How they can keep up with the joneses of trends and afford…

Vintage Restored Furniture
April 14, 2018

Vintage Restored Furniture

It was about two years ago that accountant Nancy Eatough discovered a more creative passion while out shopping with a friend. “We started going to flea markets and seeing the furniture, and something clicked, ” Eatough said. She quickly became fascinated with restoring and repainting vintage furniture and, after running out of space in her own house, began selling…

Pinterest Vintage Furniture
April 6, 2018

Pinterest Vintage Furniture

Vintage decor, in lieu of recognizable pieces from popular catalogs, adds the kind of wow factor to a yard that is completely unique to the person or people who live there. The husband and wife team created the Loveseat App, an online marketplace of vintage and stylish used furniture, after finding out how difficult it was to buy and sell furniture in conjunction…

Vintage Furniture Houston
March 25, 2018

Vintage Furniture Houston

Create a cozy conversation spot centered around this pipe coffee table with industrial vintage and rustic urban vibe. It’s compact size fits ideally in today’s small studio apartments and small houses. Made from recyclable aluminum pipes, fittings and reclaimed finished sustainable wood, the coffee table melds both cool and warm elements beautifully. It features…

Modern to Vintage Furniture
March 13, 2018

Modern to Vintage Furniture

Mid-twentieth century furniture and accessories have been desirable to collectors for quite a while now. The creations of Charles and Ray Eames or the works of Russell Wright can cause stampedes at flea markets or antique shows. But a lesser known subcategory of mid-century furniture is very hot among collectors with the eye. Danish Modern is back in vogue. The…

Modern To Vintage Furniture & Design
February 9, 2018

Modern To Vintage Furniture & Design

Iconic mid-century designers like George Nelson and Arne Jacobsen incorporated intense colors, organic silhouettes, seductive curves and bold geometric shapes in their pieces, which continue to remain highly sought after by mid-century enthusiasts. And even today, lighting designers continue to include many mid-century elements, both funky and highly ingenious…

Vintage Furniture Design
February 1, 2018

Vintage Furniture Design

Early Production Eero Saarinen for Knoll Womb Chair with Ottoman. Tom Gibbs Studio on 1stDibs.com Eero Saarinen, born in Finland, is well known for his contributions to the field of architecture. One of his most recognizable accomplishments is still revered today: the St. Louis Arch. While teaching at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan…

Antique Wooden Furniture
January 24, 2018

Antique Wooden Furniture

Minwax® Antique Furniture Refinisher removes old finishes, including shellac, lacquer and some early forms of varnish. Antique Furniture Refinisher contains natural wood oils that penetrate and condition wood. Antique Furniture Refinisher does not remove paint or polyurethane. It is the perfect product for antique wooden furniture restoration. Product Details…

Vintage and Antique Furniture
December 15, 2017

Vintage and Antique Furniture

Antique and vintage furniture is the collecting area that s been least impacted by the online world. Because except at the high end, the market is still largely local due to shipping costs. That said, the market is huge and can be confusing - there are as many different types of furniture as there are tastes and styles and eras. For a long time, collectors in…

Antique Vintage and Old
November 25, 2017

Antique Vintage and Old

So many terms to define the old junk we come across… {and please, don’t take offense to the use of “junk” – it’s a term of endearment around here}. But what do they all mean? And when should we use each one? And do they all mean the same thing? We’re no experts in junk grammar, but we did take the time to do some internet searching, and consolidate some expert…

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