Tag Archives: antiques
Our home provides the perfect opportunity to show off our personalities and build havens of inspiration for all types of creativity projects. One simply, ageless philosophy is to mix and match vintage pieces with contemporary ones. I like finding old … Continue reading
Make peace with purging old gifts: First, re-experience the joy. The giver felt joy when they bought the gift for you, and you experienced joy when you received it. But you don’t have to keep holding on to the things … Continue reading
Have a labeling party “so your descendants will not be faced with boxfuls of unidenfitabfle family pictures” Then plan for a non family member to take a group shot
Antique or Vintage
Anything bought secondhand and made in the past 30 years is considered pre-owned; items made between 30 and 100 years ago are vintage; and anything more than 100 years old is an antique.
Declutter Like You Mean It!
It’s not the items we cant get rid of; its the emotions attahced to them. Film your mother talking about her wedding dress or piece of furntiure. Capature the stores , keep the emotions. Then you don’t need to hang … Continue reading