It occurred to me a while back that perhaps the reason the proliferation of shows on television about antiques have generally coincided with a down market is because of the focus on the price. For them to be appreciated and appreciate, antiques need to be something you want to own, not something you want to … Continue reading Could TV Show Furnishings Invade American Homes?
As the saying goes, rust never sleeps. It sure does seem to be selling, at least this year at the Dolly Johnson Antiques Show. "I'm finding traditional just isn't moving," one attendee who stopped by my booth at the show told me. He has a booth at the popular antique mall called Found in Dallas. … Continue reading Gilt Doesn’t Rust, Though It May Sleep