Posts tagged “Colonial Revival”

JUN
02
2015

Pembroke Table

By mwilcox

Pem

Based on the images this drop leaf "Pembroke Table" is in what's referred to as the “Colonial Revival” style. Because of its resemblance to genuine 18th Century antique pieces, Colonial Revival style furniture often appears far older than what it...

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JUL
17
2014

Pie Safes

By mwilcox

Oakpiesafe

The piece above is what's called a "pie safe," it's designed to keep baked good safe from flies and hungry hands while cooling. Most pie safes did not actually begin their existence for that purpose. They were conversions of wardrobes, buffets,...

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JAN
23
2014

The Colonial Revival Style

By mwilcox

Gateleg

"Gate Leg" drop leaf tables of this type are in what's called the "Colonial Revival" style. Colonial Revival pieces are reproductions of the original American Colonial items originally produced from 1620-1780. The Colonial Revival style became...

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