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And the winner is? My Favorite Room contest results

And the winner is? My Favorite Room contest results

Thanks to everybody who entered and / or voted in the My Favorite Room contest sponsored by The Painted Lady in Bucktown. The entry with the most votes wins any item for $100 or less at The Painted Lady. Things got fast and furious, and my prediction that it would be a nail biter proved […]

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My Favorite Room contest entries due Friday, June 25th

My Favorite Room contest entries due Friday, June 25th

Just a reminder that entries are due this Friday, June 25th for the My Favorite Room contest sponsored by The Painted Lady in Bucktown. Simply snap a photo of the favorite room in your own home and email it to me (strangeclosets at yahoo).┬áSo far I’ve received ten gorgeous entries, and methinks we’re looking at […]

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This Week: The Painted Lady (Plus: Contest!)

This Week: The Painted Lady (Plus: Contest!)

When I visited The Painted Lady recently, the most expensive item in the store was a gorgeous French antique upholstered headboard. While at $1500, it’s not a garage sale steal, it’s priced far less than comparable pieces at most antique stores and reproductions at the big chains. Everything has been priced fairly at The Painted […]

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What’s new at Daniels Antiques?

What’s new at Daniels Antiques?

People are always asking me if I know where to find this or that rare furnishing, but the person they should be calling is Daniels Antiques owner Danny Popuch. An expert in the field, Danny maintains not only his fantastic Bucktown showroom but also a west side warehouse full of pieces waiting for their moment […]

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