There has always been a taste for antique furniture. Nowadays a largely acquired taste. Antiques are in vogue in part because of supply chain delays and higher prices for many custom or consumer pieces. There is also the public’s shift towards sustainability: environmentally conscious shoppers are opposed to disposable furnitureRead More →

Lorraine Schmidt of Hidden Beauty Vintage Antique Furniture opened her shop this week in Bradford town center Hidden Beauty Vintage, an antique furniture and home decor shop, opened in Bradford town center last week. After spending all winter renovating the space at 67 Holland Street West, store owner Lorraine SchmidtRead More →

Courtesy of the Vancouver Downtown Association website. Getting into Birdhouse Books feels a bit like magic. The Used Bookstore, located in Vancouver’s downtown arts district, specializes in selling used and antique books. Owned by Sarah Summerhill and Lucas Gubala, it is one of Vancouver’s newest businesses. The boutique officially openedRead More →

The property We talk a lot about mixing styles. For us, that’s what makes a modern home, it’s what adds interest, quirk and personality. Bringing together different styles and eras creates eclectic pieces that appeal to you, and the more you look around the space the more it surprises you.Read More →

Rare 19th century European furniture will go on sale at the Art and Soul gallery in Muscat this weekend If you dig antique furniture crafted from mahogany, satinwood and walnut, which have stood for almost two centuries and each of which has interesting stories associated with their existence, a uniqueRead More →

Showcasing items from the Eirfield Art Studio Lodge at The Curragh, artwork from a private collector and contents from a Limerick home are among the lots that went under the digital hammer on February 27. Taking place online at, the complete catalog is available on before the auctionRead More →

From the Continent, there is an antique style of dresser called a weekly. “Semaine” is the French word for “week”, and the weekly contained seven drawers, each containing clothes for a day of the week. Examples of weekdays Furniture designer / builder based in Canada Heidi earnshaw produced a modernRead More →

ULRIKA Jonsson gave her Instagram followers a glimpse of her impressive Instagram heap of countries, which looks like the perfect place to be entertained. The Celebrity Big Brother alum, 51, lives in a beautiful Oxfordshire mansion with her two bulldogs Leo and Nessie and four children. 13 Ulrika Jonsson livesRead More →

Around the world, governments, charities and individuals have launched a wide range of fundraising efforts to ensure that hospitals and doctors have the resources they need to fight the coronavirus. In France, however, fundraising for hospitals will soon come with the unprecedented opportunity to own truly rare and historic furniture.Read More →

Like all of the first ladies who have inhabited the White House in the past, Melania Trump used her distinct taste in interior design to remake parts of the monumental building that were falling apart – something foreign dignitaries will be able to do. be witnesses when they arrive. Friday,Read More →

An old fashioned look in your home would create an ambiance that feels grounded and nostalgic. Besides being excellent in its design, owning an antique piece of furniture would also make your home look rich with its intricate and one-of-a-kind design. Finding antique furniture in their best shape can beRead More →

Independence War guns and powder horns, 18th-century furniture and paintings will be among items displayed by a Lancaster County auction house later this month. Morphy auction will offer a sale of 220 lots “from an extraordinary collection of Pennsylvania”. According to Morphy, “The Susquehanna Collection” has been amassed by aRead More →

Qing dynasty blue and white pot Owning the work of a master of modern or contemporary art, fine jewelry, antique furniture, ceramics and porcelain, luxury watches and rare works of art has become easier thanks to Leonexchange, the digital auction platform of the leading auction house León Gallery. To openRead More →

DENVER, Pennsylvania, January 6, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Enabled January 16, Morphy Auctions will launch its 2020 gallery event listing with the sale of 220 lots of an extraordinary Pennsylvania collection. Called “The Susquehanna Collection”, the unique assembly of furniture, decoration and visual arts, Kentucky Long guns, powder hornsRead More →

Extremely rare neoclassical brass and gilt bronze mantel clock, Dubuc (Paris) for the American market, depicts George Washington with an American eagle. Signed on the enamelled dial. Estimate of $ 40,000 to $ 80,000Morphy auction DENVER, Pa .– On January 16, Morphy Auctions will launch its 2020 list of premierRead More →

Laura Chester November 19, 2019 British Association of Antique Furniture Restorers The British Association of Antique Furniture Restorers (BAFRA) has welcomed two new members and appointed a new president. Clive Payne succeeded Jim Broughton after two years at the helm. Assuming the role of president of the association founded inRead More →

On the bustling main street of Insa-dong – which once symbolized traditional Korean culture, but now teeming with souvenir shops – visitors casually pass a store that contains centuries-old treasures. Tongmunkwan, South Korea’s oldest bookstore, keeps its door closed most of the time. Front of Tongmunkwan (Park Hyun-koo / TheRead More →

Colonial Williamsburg is all about dressing for the 18th century, with perfect period details, right down to the chairs. Meet Leroy Graves, the remarkable man who for more than three decades curated Colonial Williamsburg’s famous 18th-century furniture collection beautifully and properly dressed, and along the way revolutionized the way museumsRead More →

Practical, stylish and often surprisingly affordable, antique furniture remains a popular area for both collectors and buyers looking to furnish their homes. The fact that antique furniture is also a “green” option compared to buying a modern flat cabinet has also drawn additional attention to the region. A key componentRead More →

Moorthy’s, mainstays of the antique trade, have now launched Pooranawalla, an online vintage furniture concession that features iconic designs by Le Corbusier and Pierre Jeanneret. The couple explain how collecting, restoring and, above all, appreciating antique furniture is an art that must be preserved. Antiques are like assets, which mustRead More →

Romeo Jorge’s “Kamagong Aparador” from the second quarter of the 19th century The exquisite 19th-century hardwood furniture that was part of the famous Romeo Jorge Collection is among the key lots of important antiques and art objects at the spectacular León Gallery Mid-Year 2019 auction, June 22. The highlight ofRead More →

CHICAGO – The city of Chicago is home to many specialty businesses, but few businesses are as specialized as Bernacki & Associates, Inc. Founded by owner Stan Bernacki on July 4, 1988, the company focuses on the restoration and conservation of fine antique furniture, upholstery, artwork, clocks, artefacts, sculptures, pictureRead More →

The South African Antique, Art and Design Association will be holding their annual fair from November 10-12 at the Killarney Country Club. The show, now in its 54th year, will host 15 local and international exhibitors. Paul Mrkusic, the association’s CEO, said not all exhibits were strictly antiques, as thereRead More →