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Spring Estate Auction

Held at our Beverly, Massachusetts Gallery. The preview will be held Thursday – Friday, April 6th – 8th, 10 AM – 5 PM; day of sale beginning at 8 AM. Preview open all day while the auction is live.

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The Thomas Britt Collection to feature at Kaminski Auctions Sunday, January 31, 2016

Kaminski Auctions is pleased to present the collection of the internationally renowned interior design icon Thomas Britt. His artistry has been published extensively in Architectural Digest, Elle Décor, House Beautiful, House and Garden, The New York Times, Washington Post, W Magazine and in international design publications. Known for his creative designs incorporating bold colors and…

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Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

With all the Snow White movies hitting the nation’s cinemas, it reminded me of what an important role mirrors play in our home decor. Mirrors can make a small room appear larger, reflect and spread light, highlight the view, and add a lovely decorative touch to any living space. We always have a large selection…

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Colorful and Converted Chairs

I saw this wonderful chair at the North Shore Design Show and it gave me the idea to research how to use beautiful, old mahogany furniture in a modern home: This is a great updated look for an antique shield back mahogany chair with a wonderful plaid upholstered seat cover ! (source : Eric M.…

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Nautical Novelties…

Decorating a seaside home this year ….be sure to check out our yearly Nautical sale which takes place every summer in July. It features wonderful, and affordable decorative objects and paintings with a nautical theme…the perfect time to acquire a marine painting . A wonderful antique nautical painting of a sailboat or a schooner in…

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New Life For An Old Chandelier

Who doesn’t love a fabulous chandelier? I recently found this post from a fellow blogger that introduces an interesting new way to incorporate ornate light fixtures into your décor: Painted Chandeliers! It’s a little adventurous but why not try it? Beautiful and elegant chandeliers are always featured in our monthly estate auctions, and at reasonable…

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Terrific Trunks !

Antique Steamer trunks evoke the images of long transatlantic voyages or the British and European nobility embarking on the “Grand Tour”. Though out of fashion as a form of luggage, they are fabulous and versatile as pieces of decorative furniture in today’s décor. We recently sold this Louis Vuitton Steamer Trunk with Tray in our…

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