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What’s so Great About Antiques? First in a Three-Part Series

Think about the last time someone complimented you on something that you own. Did their comment trigger an automatic “thank you?” Or did you launch into a fascinating story about its origin? If you told a story, I’ll bet the … Continue reading

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Upstairs, Downstairs: Antique English Pine Furniture

What do you like best about “Downton Abbey”? The characters? The acting? The plot? The whole noblesse oblige thing? For me it’s the clothes. And the antiques. Naturally, I’d love to have some of the pieces that are “upstairs.” But the … Continue reading

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