Julien Lachaud: Visionary Woodworker and Artist

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Julien Lachaud: Visionary Woodworker and Artist Meet Julien Lachaud, one of the amazing artisans Styylish is representing in the US. Julien Lachaud is a French, visionary woodworker whose work transcends traditional woodworking, creating pieces that are not just functional but also works of art. Lachaud holds a Brevet de Technicien de Maîtrise diploma and has […]

Sitting Pretty: Biedermeier Chair Design

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Sitting Pretty: Biedermeier Chair Design The Biedermeier era spanned from the late 1810s until the early 1840s and was a time of great cultural and artistic flourishing in Central Europe. This period, marked by a growing middle class seeking stability and comfort, gave rise to a distinctive design style known as Biedermeier, which left an […]

Interview with French Artist, Cécile Ganne

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The Work and Inspirations of Cécile Ganne I had had a wonderful conversation with Cécile Ganne, an extraordinary Cubist artist originally from France. Cécile is now based in Boston, and her work is showcased and sold on Styylish! Cécile holds a Ph.D. from B.U., Licences de Lettres and Art History from La Sorbonne and Toulouse […]

A Life of Antique Furniture: Styylish and Silke Berlinghof

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Although the Styylish catalogue features a wide variety of interior design objects, it all began with antique furniture. And there is good reason for that. Our founder Silke Berlinghof comes from a long line of antiques dealers and auctioneers in Germany. Her story is the story of Styylish. The philosophy at the heart of Styylish, […]

 Dutch Antique Furniture Styles: Medieval to 19th-century Elegance

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Dutch Antique Furniture Styles: A Journey Through Medieval to 19th-century Elegance Dutch Furniture Through the Ages The history of Dutch furniture styles is a captivating journey that encapsulates the societal transformations from medieval times to the 19th century. The development of furniture design in the Netherlands is intricately linked to the socio-economic conditions, cultural influences, […]

The Tapestry of Time: English Antique Furniture Through the Ages

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The history of furniture in England is a captivating narrative of artistry, innovation, and societal transformation. From the humble origins of medieval simplicity to the opulent designs of the 19th century, English antique furniture has mirrored the evolving tastes, aspirations, and socio-cultural dynamics of its time. This journey through the ages unveils the distinctive traits […]

A Tale of Timeless Elegance: French Antique Furniture Styles

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A Tale of Timeless Elegance: French Antique Furniture Styles and Historical Influences French antique furniture stands as a testament to centuries of craftsmanship, artistry, and cultural evolution. From the medieval period to the 19th century, each era left a distinct imprint on furniture styles, reflecting the social, political, and artistic climate of the time. In […]

Italian and Spanish Antique Furniture: A Journey Through the Ages

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Italian and Spanish Antique Furniture: A Journey Through the Ages Furniture styles have always reflected the cultural and artistic nuances of different regions and time periods. In the case of Italian and Spanish antique furniture, the journey through the ages is a captivating exploration of craftsmanship, design, and historical influences. From the medieval period to […]

The Evolution of German and Austrian Antique Furniture Styles

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Navigating the Ages: The Evolution of German and Austrian Antique Furniture Styles Welcome to the first post of a brand new blog series at Styylish, where we will be unpacking the history and evolution of antique furniture across Europe through the centuries. Embarking on a journey through history, we first start with the story of […]

Exploring Antique Architect’s Tables

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Back To The Drawing Board: Exploring Antique Architect’s Tables Antique architect tables, often referred to as architect desks or drafting tables, carry a fascinating history that spans centuries. Architect’s tables transform from functional drafting tools into exquisite pieces of furniture that seamlessly integrate with diverse home decor styles. This exploration takes us on a journey […]