There are several furniture shops open in Edmonton, so you have a big opportunity to add some to the furniture collection. Some people think that old furniture only suits with traditional decorating styles, but they are wrong. Old furniture pieces can be combined or work together with contemporary decorating scheme. It can be seen when you finally match it with clean lines and abundance of visual appeal. Old furniture can give a touch to the modern theme which is the touch of retro flair. In this article, you will find several tips to use old furniture in a modern style.
Do not treat antique furniture pieces as they have been old and dull, but while decorating the rooms, you can use them in new and exciting ways and they will be looked stylish and fresher. Living room is a place where the guests of other family members gather together to do some activities, so it would be good to create unique atmosphere like placing a cushion to the top of an antique or old blanket chest. It is good to give them (guests or family members) seating options. The old blanket chest can be made also as an attractive coffee table. Besides, you also have several choices to use a single unmatched dining as a fascinating statute placed in the hallway of living room or beside the fire place and an antique door that can be changed into a remarkable table to be placed in the living room.
Finding antique furniture pieces is not that easy since you should be wiser and carefully. If you really love adding old furniture to the living room, please try to find some which are not upholstered because they look like modern furniture. In decorating living room, you are not allowed to purchase all old furniture, but it would be good to choose one or two pieces. If you are picking up some old furniture pieces, please think about the colour of sofas, chairs or other things that have already been placed in your living room. It really helps you to create a perfect combination between the contemporary and the old ones.
In Edmonton, antique furniture can be found in some stores and one of them is the Pieces of the Past Antiques Inc. Here, you can find many options of old furniture pieces such as beds & bedside tables, chests of drawers, desks & bookcases, dining chairs, dining tables, display and bar cabinets, dressing tables, dining & bedroom suites; end, coffee & occasional tables; hall furniture, lamps, mantles, miscellaneous, mirrors & stained glass, sideboards, side servers, sofas & chairs, wardrobes and wash stands. The shop is located at 6569 Gateway Blvd. Edmonton, AB (Behind the Truck Outfitters). It is open on Monday to Saturday from 10am – 6pm, while on Sunday and Holidays, it is open from 12pm – 5pm.
Another shop to go is Attica Antiques located in Western Canada, where you can find lots of choices of fine antique furniture. Each furniture pieces is made in high quality with a top-quality finish. Attica Antiques can be found at 14423 – 123 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5L 2Y1. It is open on Monday to Friday from 9.30am – 5.30pm, on Saturdays from 10am – 4pm, while on Sundays and Holidays, it is closed. If you have some things to ask, then do not hesitate to call them by phone on 780 452 4787.