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  • Buying Antiques in Paris: Drouot Auction House

    | Sheila Howell

    Photo courtesy of Drouot Paris Auction House I was in Paris on my spring antique buying trip to restock the European Finds warehouse and made my first visit to the famous Hôtel Drouot Auction House. Since 1852, Drouot has been the leading international auction house in France, specializing in ar... View Post
  • Shop Our Spring Warehouse Sale!

    | Sheila Howell

    We Need Space for Our Next Container of Antiques!  We're spring cleaning! Sheila is heading to Europe on an antique sourcing trip - and you can now get some amazing deals at EuropeanFinds.com. To make room for our new stock of antique furniture and unique vintage pieces from Europe, we're offeri... View Post
  • What is Ephemera?

    | Sheila Howell

    Many people collect old paper items such as photographs, books or posters. Ephemera are written or printed paper items that were never intended to be kept, but were to be discarded after use. Antique and vintage ephemera is a popular collectible for many reasons: Some paper items are collected b... View Post