Wednesday, July 01, 2015
How to Decorate Your Home With Grandma's Antiques
Whether it is an ornate armoire or a set of antique tea cups, you may have quite a few possessions that once belonged to beloved members of your family — items that you want to incorporate into your home. However, as styles and tastes change with time, it might be difficult to find the right places for these items. Here are a few things to keep in mind.
If you like the traditional antique look, and want to add to what you have, try local auctions. You can find some wonderful buys, and if you add a coat of paint or new fabric, you can create a wonderful gem.
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