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Identifying Antique Chairs

Posted on July 25, 2016 by Judy Rom

Identifying antique chairs is a handy skill for shopping at antique stores and auctions. In these types of situations, it's good to know the style and period of an antique chair to give you an idea of it's age. We recently posted this diagram to our Facebook page. It shows the...

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Decorating with Antique Mirrors

Posted on June 27, 2016 by Judy Rom

When it comes to decorating a space, mirrors are your best friend. They are perfect for bringing more light into your home and a well placed mirror can make a small space feel bigger. Our favorite part of decorating with antique mirrors is how much character they bring into a space. Here are our top tips...

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Come Treasure Hunt and Enter to Win!

Posted on June 03, 2016 by Judy Rom

We're thrilled that summer is here and to celebrate the season we've decided to have some fun. We're going to give away a massive prize, a $1,000 gift card! And we're not stopping there, we're also going to give away a $50 gift card, every week, all summer long! How do...

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Gardening with Antiques

Posted on May 13, 2016 by Judy Rom

We love gardening with antiques! There are so many innovative and fun ways to bring the fabulous worlds of gardening and antiques together. You can add antiques to your outdoor space or integrate a mini garden into an antique. This design idea is great for adding a vintage touch to your porch, front...

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Spring Decor

Posted on April 22, 2016 by Judy Rom

It is finally spring! The trees are beginning to bloom, bulbs are waking from their winter naps and the warming temperatures have been a welcome treat. In order to bring all of that Spring goodness inside, we've been brightening our store with fresh floral stems and new home accessories. With...

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Top 10 Spring Cleaning Tips

Posted on April 18, 2016 by Judy Rom

The weather is getting warmer and energy levels are up! It's time to think about spring cleaning. This task can seem daunting, but it doesn't have to be overwhelming. Follow our top 10 spring cleaning tips and get your house sparkling for spring! 1. Work room by room This allows you to...

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Living Room Decor Ideas

Posted on March 07, 2016 by Judy Rom

The living room is the heart of your home, the central place where you gather with family and friends. So what is it that makes a living room both comfortable and luxurious? For this blog post, we decided to take a look at living room decor ideas. Here are our...

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Posted in antique decor tips, decor ideas, Living room, living room decor ideas