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The Stranger Below: Silent Chairs and How to Get Them to Open Up (12/20/11)
antique chairSome pieces of furniture are like an open book. A casual familiarity with the trade allows you to readily identify … More >>


That’s My Story – Shaky Family Histories no Guarantee of Provenance (12/12/11)
China cabinetThe life story of an antique—where it’s been, who owned it and how it came to be where it is—is … More >>


Passing the Smell Test – Telling Good Advice from the Bad (11/14/11)
Joint fixNeed some advice about furniture? Want to know how to repair that chair or fix that ugly spot on the … More >>


The Retrophile Files: Junktiquing in New York City at Furnish Green (10/31/11)
globe.clock.firnishgreenWhen self-confessed “estate sale” junkie and professional dance instructor Nathan Hescock decided to furnish his dance studio in New York … More >>


Good Reproductions: Baker Furniture Solves the Colonial Revival Riddle (10/31/11)
Empire chairAfter the American Revolution ended in 1783, the fledgling country struggled to establish its new identity in a number of … More >>


Murphy’s Law: Not All That Folds is a Murphy (10/17/11)
Chifferobe bedFurniture can be quite cumbersome, especially in small quarters. Or even in big ones. In medieval times, the great room … More >>


Victorian Specialty Furniture: Wait in the Hall (10/3/11)
Hall standThe 19th century in the United States started out as period of major political strife with little attention to the … More >>


Ask A Worthologist Question: ‘Bronze’ Cherub Lamps (9/19/11)
moreaulamps3Jeremy T. has a pair of “bronze” lamps that he picked up at a garage sale last year, but never … More >>


Detecting Furniture’s Cheap Tricks & Fake Finishes (9/19/11)
Printed oakThroughout most of the history of wooden furniture, there have been many attempts to disguise the true nature of the … More >>


Organic Threats Present Dangers to Your Furniture (9/6/11)
powder post beetleThere are lots of things in the world that are good for your older and antique furniture—controlled temperature and humidity, … More >>


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