Category Archives: Antique of the Week

“Antique of the Week”: Hawkes Crystal

During my recent book event at the Aiken Antique Show, I put together two “collected tabletops” from the show inventory.  The dealers were lovely and very generous to loan their inventory for my tabletop presentations.  The show was exceptional and … Continue reading

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“Ways With Antiques”: Displaying Your Collections

To end our series of Ways with Antiques, I would like to talk about displaying your collections.  As an avid collector, I am frequently ask by design clients …first of all what should I collect, and secondly, what is the … Continue reading

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“Ways with Antiques”: Dining Tables

Last week in Ways With antiques, we visited the kitchen for ways to use your lovely antiques. This week, let’s just move along into the dining room. I do so love antique dining tables, and I must say that round … Continue reading

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“Antique of the Week”: Ways With Antiques

For the remainder of January , I would like to talk about how one blends antiques into today’s homes-where comfort and practicality also matter.  As I feel that the kitchen is the heart of the home, lets talk about how … Continue reading

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“Antique of the Week”: Champagne Stir

Last week while in Aiken, SC I was fortunate to find York Cottage Antiques! I am a champagne lover myself and I am always on the lookout for antique and vintage champagne glasses or anything to do with champagne. At … Continue reading

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