Chippendale Furniture History?

Answer Chippendale furniture is known for its attention to detail and elegance. One of the most famous Chippendale pieces is the Chippendale chair. Chippendale furniture is characteristically dark carved ... Read More »

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What is the best way to give my Chippendale a good polishing?

Silk gloves are a must, as the acids in your hands could taint the wood. Besides that, just rub vigorously and enjoy the gleaming end product. Or you could just give 'it' a copy of GQ and let 'it' ... Read More »

Types of Feet Found on Chippendale Chairs?

Chippendale furniture is named after Thomas Chippendale of England. Chippendale was a cabinetmaker by trade and was well known for his mastery in wood carving and design. What brought about Thomas ... Read More »

Is it acceptable to use a Chinese Chippendale dining room chair as an accent chair in one's living room?

Absolutely! Your choice of accents make a space personal, so if you love the chair, make it a real feature. If it has upholstery, make sure it is an interesting design that supports and enhances th... Read More »