artifact of change the antique sewing table

Artifact of Change: The Antique Sewing Table

The history of the antique sewing table is the history of shifting gender roles. Across classes and societies, women gained empowerment in their own spheres of influence in the 18th…

digital art uncovered a new interior design frontier

Digital Art, Uncovered: A New Interior Design Frontier

How does Digital Art fit in at Styylish? As loyal readers of our blog and followers of our shop will know, we have a significant focus on antiques and antique…

from palace to home office the history of antique desks

From Palace to Home Office: The History of Antique Desks

Few objects are endowed with more history than antique desks. As emblems of their styles and period, they are among the most universally important pieces of furniture in world history….

bauhaus furniture visions of modernity in weimar germany

Bauhaus Furniture: Visions of Modernity in Weimar Germany

The Bauhaus furniture style of the early 20th century embodied the change of the time. It arose out of a combination of the Arts and Crafts Movement and Modernism, two emblematic…

antique game table origins and development

Antique Game Table: Origins and Development

The antique game table is a fascinating and versatile piece of furniture, with a rich and varied history. Television and PlayStations weren’t always the entertainment products of choice. As far…

neoclassical furniture everything you need to know

Neoclassical Furniture: Everything You Need to Know

The Neoclassical furniture era is an especially interesting antique period, because the classical eras of Ancient Greece and Rome directly inspired it. In this period, which came into being in…

interior design styles with andrew flesher

Interior Design Styles with Andrew Flesher

For those interested in antique interior design styles, Andrew Flesher is a resident guru. An award-winning interior designer with 25 years of industry experience, Flesher started his own firm nearly…

antique chairs history buying guide and decor tips

Antique Chairs: History, Buying Guide, and Decor Tips

The History of Antique Chairs The antique chair wasn’t always a common item. In the medieval era and prior, the lower and middle class typically sat on benches and stools….