What To Look For In An Antique Chair

Imagine that you’ve found a little corner junk shop with a surprisingly good collection of antique chairs. The prices are appealing but the chairs haven?t been exceptionally well taken care of and show a good deal of wear.

You ask yourself can any of these chairs be restored and how difficult will . . . → Read More: What To Look For In An Antique Chair

Cleaning and Caring for Antique Silver

Collectible silverware is one of the great joys of the antique world. There is something uniquely personal about it. Unlike many antique collectibles silverware is not just for show and safekeeping. Silverware is a valuable antique you can use. The simple practicality of silverware adds to the beauty of its elegant materials. There . . . → Read More: Cleaning and Caring for Antique Silver

Preserving and Storing Antique Books

In the opinion of a number of book collectors we have gotten worse at carry and storing antique books in the last century. In a culture in which we have grown accustomed to advances of every kind this might seem absurd but they have a point. A number of modern factors have contributed . . . → Read More: Preserving and Storing Antique Books