antiques

Don’t be a snob when choosing furnishings | Siouxland Homes

I confess that I am a bit of a snob. I always swoon when I see antiques that catch my eye, and my mind goes off wondering about the accurate period of a certain piece and whether it has a signature marking or specific provenance. Part of me imagines the antiques are animate, and I am intrigued by what secrets they know, the things they may have seen. Whose residence did this piece sit in? Did it come from an Irish castle or a humble Cotswold cottage? Who sat down to dinner at this table?

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