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  • Arthur Umanoff bar cart - doorsixteen.com

    New doors for the Umanoff bar cart.

    Quite a few years ago (nine, to be exact), I spotted this bar cart behind a row of discarded shutters and windows, stashed under a plastic roof in the lot behind Stan’z,…

  • Chairish: Covet + buy…or sell. (And a giveaway!)

    Sometime late last year, I heard about a new site for buying and selling furniture called Chairish. The idea behind Chairish is that you can shop for pre-loved, pre-owned (OK, used) furnishings…

  • Fancy vintage espresso cups (+ a word about lead).

    Hmmm, I guess it’s vintage ceramics week at Door Sixteen! On Sunday I shared the vintage Mexican nesting bowls I bought (thank you SO MUCH for all of the informative comments about…

  • Vintage terracotta nesting bowls.

    I picked up this set of four terracotta nesting bowls yesterday at Newburgh Vintage Emporium, a vintage and antique marketplace that just opened a couple of weeks ago. I’m amazed I made…

  • Barb Blair’s Furniture Makeovers + a giveaway!

    I’ve been following Barb Blair and her South Carolina furniture rehab shop, Knack Studios, online forever — first on Flickr (Remember when everyone hung out on Flickr? Poor Flickr…), and then on…

  • Faux-String shelves makeover!

    I’ve been told by several friends (you know who you are) that I need to stop leading off all of my posts by saying, “I know these photos are bad, but…” I’m…