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New makeup for a late ‘800 chest of drawers

New makeup for a late ‘800 chest of drawers

Is it possible to make an anonymous late 19th century chest of drawers with marble into an object to be proud of? Who has not, at home, relegated to the garage or basement, the "grandmother's dresser" to which we are attached, but we do not know where to place why not...

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“Formless forms”

“Formless forms”

This time we ventured not with restorations or furnishing projects but with three sculptures. The work, commissioned by Osteria di Passignano, gave us the opportunity to indulge ourselves on many of our weird ideas .... The sphere. Symbol of Renaissance perfection, it...

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Industrial design bar counter

Industrial design bar counter

This time we went beyond our usual. This idea was born from observing the sides of an old wardrobe that we had taken apart some time ago with the intention of using its various parts in other works. We cut them and positioned them as sides for a bar counter. We have...

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Mahogany 40s fridge icebox

Mahogany 40s fridge icebox

This 1940s refrigerator, which we offer for sale, comes from a historic store in Siena. At the time of purchase, the general conditions, particularly of the interior, were disastrous. The entire internal structure was disassembled, leaving only the frames. All the...

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Restyling of Louis XVI style bedside tables

Restyling of Louis XVI style bedside tables

What to do when you happen to buy a pair of veneered nightstands? Any restorer would have had to repair the veneer and paint and polish. But we are not the usual restorers and we are not satisfied with classical objects. The form and style (Louis XVI) were pleasant;...

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“Little birds in the bedroom”

“Little birds in the bedroom”

  This interior environment, created for the Vicolabate agriturism, had to have a double function: to be a double room and a room with two single beds or sofas. Then room and sitting area. The transformation had to take place without disassembling, removing or...

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Restyling of an industrial chest of drawers

Restyling of an industrial chest of drawers

What you are looking at is the result of a bailout. When they called us to view some industrial drawers to buy, we found ourselves facing a half disaster. Those who had contacted us had seen fit to free them by cutting them with the chainsaw and also giving them some...

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An ancient warmer in the living room

An ancient warmer in the living room

  Low coffee table for the living room, made from a 1920s warmer. The idea of transforming a warmer into a coffee table was born by observing the particular shape of these objects, which lends itself well to being inserted between two armchairs. The tops are made...

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Goldsmith counter in the bathroom

Goldsmith counter in the bathroom

When the customer brought us this old goldsmith's desk, the amazement pervaded us; for the beauty but above all for the conditions. It was one of those furniture that at first glance seems healthy, in reality it was largely to be redone. The request was to transform...

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