American antique furniture manufacturers have virtually decimated over the last 30 years. Many specialty firms have moved from traditional, high end commercial production to a small, family owned enterprise focused on custom work only. Unique, handcrafted, antique day beds, cabinets, table and chairs now are designed and hand crafted by the most talented craftsmen in the most beautiful of wooded Warren Hills of central Massachusetts.
In many cases these craftsmen have been making these pieces for decades, or even centuries, and continue to practice their art by making them every day. It is a labor of love. Furniture makers have honed their skills and built an amazing portfolio of furniture with every one of us as customers over the years. You can be proud to purchase an original hand-crafted piece of antique American furniture made by some of these remarkable craftsmen.
The history of antique furniture design and the evolution of designs is a fascinating story in and of itself. Some of the most common styles of furniture today came from China and Japan centuries ago. Others are from Europe like the Gothic, renaissance, Queen Anne, and Baroque styles. One thing that all these furniture makers share is a love of the creative craftsmanship of making things with quality and detail.
American furniture and bedding makers like Peter Finn, Thomas Jefferson and others took the works of famous designers like Nicolo da Vinci, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and others and built something that has stood the test of time for generations. These skilled craftsman not only built the actual furniture but painted the walls, created unique illustrations, created window treatments and interior designs, and even built structures like churches and mansions. Today you would be hard pressed to find any home in America that does not have at least one piece of furniture or bedding of this type.
When it comes to American furniture and bedding, you will be hard pressed to find another country whose furniture and bedding are better than American Furniture and Bedding. Of course, it must also be said that the rich history of furniture and the craftsman are not just found in America. In fact, a search of the arts will show that the riches of European furniture and craftsmen have been spread around the world for centuries. This wide-reaching culture has given us pieces of art such as the Mona Lisa, the Egyptian Tombstone, the Etruscan Sanctuary, the Renaissance Galleys, and the works of the Classical period. These famous works of art have inspired many a modern artist and craftsman. So too have the hand crafted masterpieces of the Mughal and Indian craftsmen.
There are many different types of furniture and bedding pieces that can be found for sale today. Many companies are devoted to bringing you pieces of furniture and bedding that are created from the highest quality materials. These manufacturers pay great attention to the type of wood used in the crafting of their products as well as the craftsmanship that go into the creation of each piece. Whether you want a piece of furniture or a set of bedding created from period furniture, you are certain to be able to find what you are looking for on line at one of these websites. With the Internet, the world has become smaller.