Friday, December 27, 2013
Set of four reupholstered vintage dining chairs with iron frames. Manufactured mid-century in Boston, MA by the Richcraft Products Co. Simple, classic, clean lines. Solid build. Excellent condition. The seat cushions are newly padded for extra seating comfort. They have been wrapped in a navy blue and white upholstery-weight, designer fabric featuring a geometric print. The fabric is scotch guarded for stain protection. The black metal chair frames and nailheads (on the seat backs) are original. They have nice natural patinas. The chairs measure: 16"W x 16"D x 33"H.
Modern vintage four drawer wardrobe. Solid wood structure with simple, elegant architectural details. Refinished with two fresh coats of semi-gloss paint and poly over two coats of primer. The exterior is a deep indigo. The interior is a deep lavender. The glass knobs on the cabinet doors are new. The hinges have been painted a brushed nickle. The metal closet hanging rod is original. We also installed a new magnetic door closure. The wardrobe measures: 40"W x 23"D x 52"H. It is in excellent vintage condition. The drawers are constructed with dovetail joints. They all slide well. The one minor quirk with this piece is that the right cabinet does not rest perfectly flush at the base. This is a very versatile piece of furniture that would work nicely in any room. It is great for storage.
Monday, December 16, 2013
Redesigned, mid-century modern, nine-drawer dresser. Classic clean lines, beautiful architectural details, solid build. The natural wood grain on the three middle drawer fronts and the base is original. The wood has been sanded, stained and polyed. The remaining drawer fronts and dresser body have been refinished with two coats of semi-gloss paint and poly over two coats of primer. The paint color is a medium gray with blue green undertones. The drawers are constructed with dovetail joints. They all slide well. The drawer pulls are original. They are brass and black. The black metal tabs on the bottom left and right drawers are new. The dresser measures: 66"W x 18"D x 30"H.
Thursday, December 12, 2013
Incredibly cool mid century modern folding table by Stakmore. Classic clean lines, beautiful architectural details, solid build. The table top has been redesigned and refinished with two coats of a Benjamin Moore Advance semi-gloss paint over two coats of primer. The table legs have also been refinished with stain and poly. This multipurpose table would be great in a small living space. It is very light weight, and the legs fold in, making it compact and portable. The table measures: 32" Square x 28"H.
Monday, December 9, 2013
Speaking of breathing new life into old furniture, fresh to the market is this soft blue gray vintage 6-drawer dresser w/ gorgeous hardware. Solid wood structure with simple, elegant architectural details. Refinished with two fresh coats of semi-gloss paint over two coats of primer. The drawers are constructed with dovetail joints. They all slide well. The 10 resin drawer knobs are new. They have a beautiful gold inlaid filigree. The dresser measures: 32"W x 19"D x 47"H.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Reclaimed wood table on vintage metal hairpin legs. Simple, classic, clean lines. Beautiful aged wood from what was once a door. The table features original nails, nail holes, dents, knots, hinges, and even a door handle. The table top and sides have been sanded and stained a dark chocolate brown. They are sealed with multiple coats of satin polyurethane. The legs are original 1960s hairpin legs. They are black metal with a nice natural patina. The table measures: 31"W x 75"L x 31"H. The table is sturdy, but can sway from side to side under pressure.
Monday, December 2, 2013
Simple, classic, and clean-lined solid carved wood frame, modernized with two fresh coats of semi-gloss paint over two coats of primer. The bed includes: the headboard, foot board, and wooden side rails. Mattress + box spring not included. The frame measures: 41" W x 78 1/2"L. The headboard measures: 41"W x 38 1/2"H x 2"D. The feet of the headboard are sitting on the original (removable) metal casters. The foot board does not have casters. The foot board measures: 41"W x 10 1/2"H x 2"D.
Sunday, December 1, 2013
Mid-century modern, 1-drawer nightstand. Classic clean lines, beautiful architectural details, solid build. The natural wood grain on the drawer front is original. The outer body has been refinished with 2 coats of white semi-gloss Benjamin Moore paint over 2 coats of primer. The drawer is constructed with dovetail joints. The drawer pull is sculpted solid wood. The nightstand measures: 22"W x 15 1/2"D x 24"H.