Flea Market Décor

Chair Thriftin’

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1| Examine upholstere­d furniture for signs of critters like bedbugs or termites. Use a flashlight to look in nooks and crannies for signs of insects or their eggs, and if you find any, skip that purchase.

2| Once home, we have a secret tool: a leaf blower. Give the furniture a good “whoosh” outside before you even bring it in. .

3| Don’t want to bother with reupholste­ry projects? Look for pieces that are solid wood, metal or plastic instead.

 ??  ?? NIFTY 1950s American designer Adrian Pearsall was known for his designs in walnut. This genuine Pearsall chair came from a vintage store specializi­ng in midcentury designers. “It is delicious,” says Stacey-ann. “They have the classics.” She got the...
NIFTY 1950s American designer Adrian Pearsall was known for his designs in walnut. This genuine Pearsall chair came from a vintage store specializi­ng in midcentury designers. “It is delicious,” says Stacey-ann. “They have the classics.” She got the...

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