In recent years, we have witnessed the rising trend for all things vintage, and not just in interiors. The desire to own the newest, shiniest pieces for our homes has given way to a need to fill our homes with unique pieces that have a story to tell and that have stood the test of time
Perhaps this change in mentality has come about due to the economic crisis. As more people have less disposable income they are less likely to spend what little they do have on objects that have become synonymous with our throw away culture. Instead they are looking to the past, a time when things were made to last, durable, and had a real value that was appreciated through the generations.