floral furniture exploring nature inspired furniture design

Floral Furniture: Exploring Nature-Inspired Furniture Design

Floral furniture speaks to the heart. Embracing organic qualities and nature in interior design can open up the emotional capacity of a room and make your home feel purposefully warm…

what is an antique commode uncovering a european favorite

What is an Antique Commode? Uncovering a European Favorite

The antique commode is one of the more elusive pieces of furniture in the Styylish catalogue. Often misidentified and confused for something else, it is both widely sought after and…

room for learning the antique bookcase in focus

Room for Learning: The Antique Bookcase in Focus

No object embodies the mission of Styylish more fully than an antique bookcase. Inherently useful, and (literally) filled with stories, they are among the most elegant and tasteful additions you…

beauty on the moors exploring the worpswede artist colony

Beauty on the Moors: Exploring the Worpswede Artist Colony

The Worpswede Artist Colony in the German state of Lower Saxony has been a breeding ground for creative pursuits for over a century. Its presence has had a profound effect…

the craft of josef ulrich danhauser furniture visionary

The Craft of Josef Ulrich Danhauser, Furniture Visionary

To understand the role of visionary Austrian furniture manufacturer Josef Ulrich Danhauser in the canon of interior design history is to understand how an artist can reflect the qualities of…

dramatic flourishes rococo furniture in focus

Dramatic Flourishes: Rococo Furniture in Focus

Among the most glamorous furniture styles in antiques history is Rococo Furniture. Defined by the decorative swirls and grand décor of royal palaces and exorbitant wealth, authentic Rococo reverberates with…

the history of antique dressers from chest to masterpiece

The History of Antique Dressers: From Chest to Masterpiece

There are perhaps no objects as versatile and appealing as antique dressers. With heaps of storage and a flat surface, they can fit seamlessly into any room – and elevate…

wardrobe or armoire distinctions in antique storage

Wardrobe or Armoire: Distinctions in Antique Storage

How do I know if I am looking at a wardrobe or armoire? In the canon of art history and antique furniture, certain terms from other languages, especially French and…

the birth of extravagance the baroque style in focus

The Birth of Extravagance: The Baroque Style in Focus

Few periods of antique styles leave as much of an imprint on the present day as Baroque style. A period of color, detail, and grandeur, the Baroque appeared in every…

an evolution of style the vintage desk in the 20th century

An Evolution of Style: The Vintage Desk in the 20th Century

A Vintage desk is one that is less than one hundred years old, but nevertheless associated with an artisan period. We traveled through the history of 18th and 19th century…