PROS: Well made & can be more affordable than new! CONS: Check for defects, can have musty odor.
PROS: Easy to find unique and interesting frames! CONS: Check the mirror panes for stability, they can come loose in old frames.
PROS: Easy to find, affordable & versatile to decorate with. CONS: Can become unraveled or sit unlevel.
PROS: Many unique shapes and colors in vintage glassware. CONS: Look for any signs of cracks.
PROS: Vintage art adds instant character to your home! CONS: Be sure backing is in tact and hangers are secure.
PROS: Gorgeous lamps (including brass) can be found for a steal. CONS: Be extra careful with electrical purchases, can be dangerous if not in perfect shape.
There are lots of places to find great antiques at affordable prices if you know where to look. Visit the link below to see our list of favorite vintage resources!