Home of the Week: A kinetic home of sculptures and global memories
As a 14-year-old, Rosario dreamed one night about Annapolis; she never forgot it. The scent One is a handsome 1876 Regulator clock by the Seth Thomas Clock Company set into a wooden case. What catches our eye is the medicine cabinet on the wall....
July 17, 2015
Works by Susan F. Greaves, Isaac Tarkay, Joan Miro will be part of a huge Aug ...
Furniture items of note will feature a French antique armoire from Brittany, France, with strap and nail head decoration; a massive painted armoire, 104 inches tall by 85 inches wide; a French painted cabinet with landscapes on the doors; four Lugano ...
July 19, 2015
Stevensville clockman busy repairing mechanical heirlooms
The Conrad native fixes, buys and sells old mechanical antique clocks. He builds clock parts. He's in high demand. "The average age for a clockman today," There's a huge grandfather clock with intricate designs. It was crafted in Belgium. It's ...
July 16, 2015
Kovels: Bargains are out there for curly maple furniture
The antiques are well made of solid wood, and, although already almost 200 years old, probably will be useful for another hundred or more. Curly maple is an uncommon wood . Q: I'd like to sell a wall clock I've had since 1968. I think it's rosewood ...
July 16, 2015
Finding bargains in “brown furniture” | Observer-Reporter
The antiques are well made of solid wood, and although already almost 200 years old, probably will be useful for another hundred or more. Curly maple is an uncommon Your original box may add value. Q. I'd like to sell a wall clock I've had since 1968....
July 18, 2015
Dozens of musical acts to rock Flemington tomorrow night
FLEMINGTON — Tomorrow evening the borough will be in the grip of a phenomenon called Thursday Night Lights. Sponsored by the Flemington Business Improvement District, it will feature at least 25 musical acts and other attractions at locations from ...
Ike Turner: Why I Beat Tina
I visited Ike and Tina's old house, perched on a hill near Ray Charles's place in a wealthy black enclave called Baldwin Hills; made inquiries at the L.A. Probation Department; and met with more of Turner's old friends. But no matter At exactly 5 o ...
July 13, 2015
Restored Maine barn filled with antiques preserves the past
Instead of moos and manure, gentle music, gumdrops arranged in a period dish and the occasional ringing of a classic rotary phone attached to a wooden post set a peaceful, pastoral scene. Sure, you can score some of her finds, such as vintage pillow back ...
July 20, 2015
Weekly Roundup of eBay Vintage Home Finds
Then just sneak a peek at my Weekly eBay Roundup of Vintage Home Finds ... the 1920s French sculpture clock, the mid-century bench planter, the sterling cow creamer, the sterling honey pot, the Kienzle wall clock and the Victorian pub sign.
July 13, 2015
Vintage motorcycle enthusiasts gather at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Today marks the start of the American Motorcycle Association’s Vintage ... a rickety wooden cylinder topped with a red and white-striped tent. Inside, the sound of loud motors shakes the structure. The air smells of gasoline. This is the Wall of Death.
July 10, 2015
Vintage videogames for walls
Think of it as the next evolution of retro-chic style. Self-conscious analog style may have owned the last decade, at least among tastemakers in shuttle-loomed denim with their vintage phonograph ... makes intricate wall clocks and desk clocks out of ...
July 9, 2015
The Floating World: Chinese and Japanese Prints at Titus
This is a collection of Chinese and Japanese art … antique and vintage wood block prints and original watercolors ... Over the counter in the gallery there are three elegant vertical wall hangings: A magnificent, stylized tiger in the jungle a stand ...
July 9, 2015
Bangalore: ‘Malleshwaram’s One-Man-Museum’ speaks about his love-affair with antiques
So I end up exchanging my goods with people who collect vintage items from all over the world.” With a proud collection of 186 cameras (each of a different model), 790 watches, 20 wall clocks, seven vintage bicycles, two scooters, a Fiat 1100 Z (the last ...
July 7, 2015
Gifts galore at eclectic home store
In addition to furniture, there are handmade wood prints, wood coasters ... for a yoga bolster made of burlap and imprinted with vintage script is actually a mini headboard to be pinned on the wall. How innovative is that for small spaces?
June 29, 2015