How to Recognize Vintage Dining Chairs

Mar 6th
Vintage Metal Dining Chairs
Vintage Metal Dining Chairs

Vintage dining chairs can give an unusual and sometimes eclectic touch to any dining room. Whether they are purchased as a matching system or a chair at a time for a mix and match look, the antique chairs give a sense of history to what might otherwise be a boring, moldy room. But it is important to know that what you are buying is actually the vintage.

Know the difference between the antiquity and the vintage. These terms are often used interchangeably, but antique furniture and period furniture are two different things. Decide what style chair you want. Is it the perfect dining room for a set of colonial reproduction chairs made in the 50s? Perhaps they have more modern tastes and are located in the search for chairs in the modern Danish school of decoration. Then educate yourself. Once you have determined what type of vintage dining chair you are looking for, learn as much about what you can.

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Inspect the chairs. Take your time and look at the chairs more thoroughly. Brush any dust that may be hiding imperfections. Turn the chair and look for identification marks such as the name of the manufacturer. Work with a trusted distributor. The most valuable resource in your search for the perfect chair of the vintage dining room is an expert. The problem is that there are countless furniture dealers just to make quick money.

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