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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.
June 8, 2015

How important is physical condition?

Being certified appraisers of personal property and a large re-seller of previously experienced home goods, one of the biggest influencers of value for a piece of furniture or a collectible is physical condition.