By Sueann Carlson. interior. Published at Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 - 00:32:41 AM.
Though antiques may carry special emotional relevance. randomly throwing them up on the wall risks making a home look outdated — or worse. trashy. But there are several ways to decorate with antiques to keep your house looking timeless.Below. we’ll cover how to tastefully decorate with family heirlooms in a way that doesn’t make your home look haphazard.
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A popular option is hanging old photos on the wall or placing them on a shelf. Putting them in a modern frame can keep family history alive or celebrate a past era without overwhelming the overall room design.Antiques with a timeless cultural feel to them. like oriental ceramics or Victorian teacups. are best served in a modern-looking curio so that they are on display in an updated way.