Antique occasional tables are portable pieces of furniture that were used for a variety of pastimes such as sewing, chess, card games and so on. Today we use the term “occasional table” to refer to wine tables, tea tables, coffee tables, nests of tables and in fact any small table we use in the home. Here at Old Mill Antiques we have a wide selection and we describe and talk about some of them below.Read More
Look out for Old Mill Antiques’ regular weekly editorial columns in the Bridgnorth Journal.
Our town is, if course, home to the hugely popular Severn Valley Railway and it is therefore not at all surprising that we see a good number of railway enthusiasts come through our doors in the middle of a rail trip to Bridgnorth.
But they are not the only people who buy railway memorabilia, we also get the occasional shopper AND often the die-hard expert in search of vintage railway items.Read More
Some people still seem to think that vintage furniture should be bought just for vintage homes - but thankfully they are in the minority and most of us realise that mixing old and new makes for a creative approach to interior design.
In fact, adding a vintage item to a contemporary setting may just transform the entire look and feel of a room, making it more personal and unique.Read More