VINTAGE FURNITURE ACCENTS

The older the better. It’s all about vintage this year.

At The Millionaire’s Daughter, we have witnessed a rebellion against mass-manufactured furniture and accessories, vintage style furniture has remained a major trend into 2014. The charm of collected, handcrafted furniture tells a story of a person who values unique qualities and loves pieces back to life. Look for old period pieces to mix in with new furniture, antique furniture is not only aesthetically pleasing but also usually handmade and of superior quality.

How to tell antique furniture from reproduction made furniture?

“Real antiques are imperfect and the flaws are inconsistent due to natural use and human construction. Reproductions are symmetrical, smooth and the flaws are contrived rather than authentic.” 

We love that.

For more tips on distinguishing antiques check out How to Tell Real Antique Furniture from Reproductions via Apartment Therapy. Furniture and accessories that have been aged to perfection, such as vintage finds and antiques, add variation and charm. It’s the timeworn character that comes from years of existence that gives a piece the “one-of-a-kind” vibe.  And it’s originality that makes a house a home and keeps your guests asking: “Where did you get that!?”.

Here are some of our favorite vintage pieces from The Millionaire’s Daughter: Click HERE

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