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Carl and Karin Larsson

Carl and Karin Larsson

A book on this swedish couple sat in my mums house for a long time. I occasionally had a quick look but it was not until recently that I sat down and read it properly. Carl Larsson is described (in the book) as ‘Sweden’s best-loved artist’ and has had a hugh influence on the mega … Continue reading

A Buyers Guide to Leather Antiques

A Buyers Guide to Leather Antiques

Leather is a wonderful material for furniture. It is long lasting and durable. I am not an expert in this so antiques expert William Robinson has put together this guide to buying leather antiques. Buying leather can be a tricky business especially when you’re attempting to purchase antique leather furniture. Before seriously considering acquiring any antique … Continue reading

Buying Wooden Vintage and Antique Furniture

Buying Wooden Vintage and Antique Furniture

Buying vintage and antique furniture is a great way to add character to your home while ensuring, in many cases uniqueness. It can also represent value for money since even though the initial cost might be higher than a mass produced alternative (though not always) there is the two fold advantage of its potential re-sale … Continue reading