French Hand-Painted Corner Cupboards

This comes from a Craigslist listing in Wilmette

Spectacular and unusual pair of antique French Hand-painted corner cupboards originally built into the room design of a “Hotel Particulaire” or “staely home in Paris, France.

These cupboards were originally painted in France in the soft impressionist style and coloring often used in historic French interiors. […]

Matte, Satin, Glossy: The Only Guide to Paint Finishes You’ll Ever Need

Image: Laundry room by Plain English

Refinishing and repurposing furniture is always a fascinating process. However, this is a hobby that is best-suited for people with a vision. After all, the work may begin with what many people would consider a piece of junk. But those with a vision and a little […]

Hand Painted French & English Antiques From The Most Sought-Out Antique Store In Canada

Outstanding antique French 19th century lacquer bombe commode. This commode is of excellent quality and proportion, and beautifully decorated in chinoiserie with figures in a garden scene. Mounted with cast and pierced ormolu mounts. Circa 1885

The Paisley Shop is Canada’s oldest antique business. Since 1926 The Paisley Shop has focused on […]