The presence of a vintage or an antique piece of furniture into your house indicates that you have an artistic nature and high taste. Such a piece of furniture is able to add richness and value to your interior décor and enhance the architectural beauty of your house.
Both of vintage and antique furniture will give your house an artistic look, but you will need to know the difference between the two kinds. The vintage piece of furniture isthat represents the high quality of the last times. It is usually made of heavy wooden frame and finished with shellac, lacquer, and varnish. That’s why it can withstand the bad weather conditions. It was hand-made by experienced craftsmen and women using high quality materials; so, this kind of furniture has many accurate details. You can find a vintage chair designed in the antique French and Victorian way.
The antique piece of furniture is made of more than one kind of wood and its upholstery made of horsehair or hay since more than hundred years. The antique chairs have wide seats and clawed feet, is handmade, don’t have uniform dimensions, and finished with oil or wax. The antique piece of furniture may hold an original printed tag of the manufacturer name and the manufacturing date and country.
You can use antique or vintage pieces of furniture into your modern house and it will blend well with your modern décor to result in a charming look. The antique table made of oak or pin on a vintage style with antique or vintage chairs in your modern kitchen will encourage you to invite your friends to have the dinner with you and spend tranquil nights thinking about your beautiful days in the past. Try to imagine the charming and elegant mix of a vintage apron or fine antique china with your modern washing machine, blenders, and microwave.