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  • How to Decorate With Black and Gold

    | Sheila Howell

    Elegant. Dramatic. Expensive. The words used to describe black and gold interiors speak to your inner designer. Black and gold decor is considered luxurious, glamorous and sophisticated - for good reason! This classic color duo works in nearly any interior design style - from traditional to moder... 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
  • Mercanteinfiera, Italy's Biggest Antiques Fair

    | Sheila Howell

    Parma, Italy is home to Mercanteinfiera, a twice-yearly Spring and Fall. Each show, over 1000 vendors primarily from Italy and Europe welcome 60,000 buyers from across the globe offering everything from antique furniture, lighting and rugs to mid-century modern to vintage fashion to architectural... View Post