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August 14, 2015

A Little Bit of UBC History…

Mid-century modern furniture is still a hot trend in North America and Europe due to it’s timeless, compact design and it’s smaller scale – perfect for […]
July 4, 2015

Understanding Artwork

Understanding Artwork First of all… buy what you love!  Unless you are going to become an art investor and in which case you need a lot […]
June 11, 2015

How to get House Beautiful style interiors at Consignment Canada…

We subscribe to various interior design magazines to keep up with trends in furniture, accessories, paint colours and everything else that goes into current interior design. […]
June 8, 2015

Veneer – Not a Dirty Word

Did you know that veneering is an ancient art dating back to the Ancient Egyptians who used veneer on their furniture and sarcophagi? Veneer is often used in marquetry, furniture-making, cabinet-making and parquet floors. Veneer refers to thin layers of often rare and/or high quality woods.