Published at Monday, May 21st 2018, 17:14:00 PM by Ronson Thomson. bookcases. In Italy fine built-in bookcases with pilasters, or recessed columns, sometimes with statues or carved urns on the cornice, also made their appearance in the 17th century. At the same time, the French were the first to use bookcases in which the upper part was panelled in glass instead of wood.
Published at Friday, March 23rd 2018, 21:10:03 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. I like it when a room looks as if it has evolved over time. I buy almost all of our antique carpets at auction because the mark-up at most rug dealers is really high!
Published at Monday, March 19th 2018, 19:08:41 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. Always look for the knot count on a rug. Observe how closely it is woven and look for signs of repairs. A good repair does not affect the value, but a bad repair ruins a rug. When choosing your rug size make sure your furniture fits onto the rug.
Published at Sunday, March 18th 2018, 21:26:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. KARIN BLAKE. My rooms are architectural and spare so I prefer to use antique area rugs as accents. I don‘t like to waste them under beds or couches. People should expect to spend $5,000 and up for an antique rug.
Published at Thursday, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM. Coffee Tables By Gaetane Marchetti.
The unique floor‐lamp recreates a 1907 scheme by Mariano Fortuny. Here, the colors plus tangled patterns sense very casual also traditional but on individual examination with almost every individual section is contemporary. White wainscoting with paneled cabinetry carry back a homey‐aesthetic occupied with ‘memories‘ of trends past. But check–out that tropical ‘backsplash‘ designs! An acrylic–panel over patterned–wallpaper is all you require to get the look.
Published at Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 21:02:24 PM. bookcases By Gwidon Jankowski. In the Bodleian Library at Oxford, presses (medieval cupboards) were abandoned in favour of shelves rising to such a height that a gallery was introduced for ease of access. This system was adopted in a number of great Palladian houses in Britain in the first half of the 18th century.
Published at Tuesday, March 13th 2018, 20:15:49 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. ELLIE CULLMAN. We look for beauty and durability. Every rug should be well made with color fast dyes and good yarns and straight seams regardless of whether it is hand made of silk or machine made of wool. For bedrooms, a good rule of thumb for size is to leave approximately 12" of floor space between the edge of the rug and the base molding.
Published at Friday, March 09th 2018, 17:48:55 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. I like it when a room looks as if it has evolved over time. I buy almost all of our antique carpets at auction because the mark-up at most rug dealers is really high!