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19th Apr 2020

COVID-19 and us

During this difficult time we would like to first to praise all the efforts of our health workers.To all our loyal customers, we hope you are keeping safe and remember this to, shall pass. What COVID-19 means for the shop : We have slightly…

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Restoring an 18th century bread bin
18th Sep 2019

Restoring an 18th century bread bin

I have just finished restoring a magnificent 18th century French walnut bread bin and thought I would show it off.The trick with this restoration is doing as little as I can. The lid was completely loose so I had to secure it. Normal jobs as in getti…

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Furniture Trends 2019
5th Jan 2019

Furniture Trends 2019

As the new year rolls around, the big design magazines release the furniture trends for 2019. Designers in Vogue and Elle decor are flagging the return to popularity with antiques (see links), in particular with trends favoring antiques - pieces…

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Using an interior decorator
19th Nov 2018

Using an interior decorator

I have just come back from working with an interior decorator on a really fun job in an office fit out in the CBD, Melbourne.  Quality Interior decorators have a wealth of knowledge and oftne end up saving you money and certianly time. We at Peg…

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New containers arrive
16th Sep 2017

New containers arrive

It has been an exciting few weeks in the shop, as we received a Scottish 40ft container 2 weeks ago and have now just received a French 40ft container. We are now full to the brim with this amazing antique furniture. …

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The restoration process…..
19th Jan 2017

The restoration process…..

We at Pegasus Antiques personally restore all of the furniture using a variety of traditional methods.Each piece requires a different approach with factors such as the circa, timber, function and most importantly the customer deciding how the restora…

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