Silver Care Made Easy
Silver is traditional, elegant and timeless, lending to a singular level of elegance to every room of the home. From the dining table to the jewelry box, silver is the perfect addition to any collection. Proper handling, storage and treatment can help maintain that grand look for years.
A passion for vintage fashion: Secrets of a Vintage Maven
Holding an article of vintage fashion from another era makes you wonder how many women had a grand time wearing this particular piece of material history. Where did they go? How incognito had they been? One of the more fulfilling joys of this wacky world we call vintage fashion is in the interesting artifacts we find, but the most rewarding aspect is the fabulous people met along the way. Dec. 30, 2010
Vase from 1893 Chicago World’s Fair soars to $135,000
A monumental 8-foot Japanese cloisonné vase created by Japan for the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair was auctioned for $135,000 by Clars Auction Gallery in February 2019.
Bidders compete for Americana with Underground Railroad connection
Fine examples of American antiques were well-received by bidders in Cordier Auctions' Fall 2018 Antique and Fine Art Auction.
20th Century Design: Maloof rocking chair may claim $25,000
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, John Moran Auctioneers will host its second biannual Prints & Multiples auction at noon, followed by a 20th Century Art + Design auction at 2 p.m.
Inspiring Design: Five minutes with Sasha Bikoff
Up-and-coming interior designer Sasha Bikoff dedicated her time at the September Brimfield antique shows scouting fall decor and design trends. Bikoff has created an eBay Collective store so shoppers can experience some of the Brimfield shopping experience without leaving home.
Collectible Investments: What wealthy collectors want
There has been an explosion in the value of toys for grown ups: classic cars, watches, jewelry. All this inessential stuff that those with huge wallets are collecting and investing in.