there is little doubt we have a bias towards time-worn antique pieces
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An Anglo-Indian bench makes this transitional space

whether it is a piece of furniture or a stunning architectural element these stand alone pieces create a unique sense of style

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Rustic doors,19th canapé &  iron chandelier give this bedroom a very understated French feel 

Highlight an industrial wall or make a corner shine with a  single piece of vintage lighting…

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Vintage 1920’s crystal sconces ~bathroom, bedroom or dining room..?

We   love the way the paint ages on the old  French pieces, especially on these vintage Tolix chairs…

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Vintage Tolix chairs once used in factories in France so the workers could all have lunch together and then stack them away.Reproduction paintwork never fades or wears in quite the same manner, read about the design & history of  Tolix here
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Definitely a custom order from the 1930’s, a rare colour combination on these original Tolix chairs.
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Decorative elements make  for a beautiful interior vignettes
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Country Style, image styled by Claire Delmar
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an old french window has been converted into a mirror .

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Love the mix of old & new…+ a pop of colour! [Photo by Lisa Cohen]
Two very different but original interiors show how just one or two key antique pieces can make a space ~a vintage chair will always finish a room, authenticity is the key, dont be fooled by fakes. Maybe you need help creating a space or are looking for the perfect piece?  Contact us for more details above our services and how we can help you choose pieces that you will love for years to come…design classics and antiques.

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When it comes to the smaller, ornate  & decorative elements – look for pieces that really catch your eye!  You will love living with them & they are essential for creating a mood & look ~  a simple pair of  Parisian urns will be an investment  that will allow you to create timelessvignettes in your home again & again…*For more inspiration find us on Instagram   

Happy Hunting… x Brooke

3 comments

  1. Hello lovelies Pls send me pictures of any old French style doors you may have I need a double set for front entrance Approx 1.4 wide x 2.7 high any thanks Ruth johnson

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  2. Well this is an amazing collection. I get goosebumps whenever I see something antique just like those rustic doors. My imagination takes a bumpy ride fantasizing about the kind of hidden secrets and stories related to such collection 🙂 #awestruck, #inspired and #mesmerized!

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