Search:

Type: Posts; User: LisaL

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    13
    Views
    43,870

    Re: Cleaning hand knotted rugs

    I always send my rugs out to a professional company. They do it pretty much the same way except first they use this big beater machine to take all the dust out and then they wash it. They put it in a...
  2. Re: Hancock & Moore # 9005 Jockey Club Chair in Cameo Stone Burnished

    I love that chair. I've been eyeing that and the chancellor sofa.
  3. is Kincaid upholstery 8 way hand tied real or a drop in unit

    I just learned about fake 8 way hand tying.
    There is a drop in unit that doesn't have support on the bottom?
    Is this a normal practice nowadays?

    I'm interested in a Kincaid Sofa. Their...
  4. Quality of Hancock and Moore since they were bought out

    Hi Duane,
    I have read that Hancock and Moore was bought out by a large company, and Jim Moore no longer owns it.
    Would you say the quality has stayed fairly consistent?

    I am thinking about...
  5. Replies
    0
    Views
    2,534

    Lexington Tommy Bahama Rattan Chairs good??

    I like some chairs from the Tommy Bahama line of Lexington. They are expensive but pretty.
    The frames are rattan. I have always thought Rattan was pretty sturdy.

    Any experience with their...
  6. Replies
    0
    Views
    1,347

    King Hickory Upholstery

    Looks like nice stuff from their website.
    Are they good?
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    2,398

    Sofa and two ottomans or two chaises?

    We are replacing our huge sectional which was way too big for the room.
    We are thinking sofa with two ottomans or a left and right arm chaise from put together to make a really big double chaise. ...
  8. Thread: Kincaid sofa

    by LisaL
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,163

    Re: Kincaid sofa

    Thank you again.
    I guess I really don't need a very expensive sofa but i'd splurge for it. Gotta convince the hubby though.
    I keep scoping the antique centers too. I have a few items that I've...
  9. Thread: Kincaid sofa

    by LisaL
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,163

    Re: Kincaid sofa

    Thanks Duane.
    So I guess the difference between Klaussner and Kincaid is cushion and foam, and maybe screwed vs staples plywood. Kincaid does offer a hand tied option. So what are the 5% that still...
  10. Thread: Kincaid sofa

    by LisaL
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,163

    Kincaid sofa

    I am looking to replace my sectional with just a regular sofa. I just hate this big honking thing.
    We looked at Kincaid Tuscany. I am told itís solid wood frame with lifetime warranty. I have...
  11. Thread: Covid hits home

    by LisaL
    Replies
    23
    Views
    12,611

    Re: Covid hits home

    Oh sorry to hear. I hope this virus goes away soon. Too many people are losing loved ones.
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    13,773

    Re: Canadel chairs good?

    I agree that Amish quality is probably way better, but mission style won't work in my home, which is a formal french/British Colonial.
    of course i guess i could have something custom but then i...
  13. Replies
    8
    Views
    13,773

    Canadel chairs good?

    We are looking at kitchen chairs by canadel.
    We were told they are solid wood but they look kinda fake. Could be the finishing on them (very distressed).
    They seem sturdy. I like that they arenít...
  14. Re: Hancock & Moore # 9876-88 Kent Chesterfield Sofa in Hyde Park Earth Burnsihed

    Now that’s a sofa!
  15. Thread: Sofa Advice?

    by LisaL
    Replies
    5
    Views
    3,080

    Re: Sofa Advice?

    I have a sectional from Klaussner that has held up nicely over the last 7 years. It is plywood construction of course not solid, but it's done very well and super comfy.
    I am changing it only...
  16. Thread: Braxton Culler

    by LisaL
    Replies
    0
    Views
    1,473

    Braxton Culler

    Any experience with Braxton Culler?
    They have a chair that I love. It appears it is made in the US which is a bonus.
  17. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,903

    Fake Manufacturers on Wayfair

    I am still looking at desks. I notice on Wayair they have a Hekman Desk for $3400. Then they have what appears to be the exact same desk, same pictures, same specs but listed as Canora Grey For $500...
  18. Thread: Desks

    by LisaL
    Replies
    8
    Views
    10,452

    Re: Desks

    I don't know if it is specific to the renaissance or what but here is a photo that i snapped when i was looking at it. The pencil drawer is wood but the side drawers have this tweed like covering on...
  19. Thread: Desks

    by LisaL
    Replies
    8
    Views
    10,452

    Re: Desks

    I did look at the hooker desks. It seems that there is some sort of covering on the desk drawers. It almost look like a contact paper of some sort with a little bit of texture. Are there any that...
  20. Thread: Sturdy sofa

    by LisaL
    Replies
    4
    Views
    16,234

    Re: Sturdy sofa

    Interested in this too.
    Is Lee Industries still one of the best in the upholstery biz?

    I am thinking of getting a sofa. I have a Wesley Hall chair & Ottoman i will reupholster because i believe...
  21. PSA for anyone interested in what I found out today about formaldehyde

    Hi All,
    I am new to this board, having found it in my desperate search for solid wood furniture because I get violently ill from imports with chemicals.
    I haven't purchased new furniture in about...
  22. Thread: Desks

    by LisaL
    Replies
    8
    Views
    10,452

    Re: Desks

    Yes, that's the one. Thank you for the info you provide on this forum.
    I love antiques, and would happily furnish that room with an eclectic mix. But the hubby views them differently than I do.
    I...
  23. Thread: Desks

    by LisaL
    Replies
    8
    Views
    10,452

    Re: Desks

    Thanks for your reply.
    SO i guess my Old Hooker Seven Seas Partner's desk was an import too? I probably bought that around 2001. It definitely was better quality than what I'm seeing now. My Hooker...
  24. Thread: Desks

    by LisaL
    Replies
    8
    Views
    10,452

    Desks

    Hello
    We are looking at Hooker DEsks. I love the look. Not crazy about the MDF particle board mentioned and the fact that they are no longer made in the US.
    I had a hooker partner's desks years...
Results 1 to 24 of 24