Category : Refurbish


Good Design is Always Good: A Conversation with Lisa Hilderbrand

For Guest Curator Lisa Hilderbrand, growing up in a creative environment was just the beginning of a life spent in pursuit of design meant to enhance the enjoyment of life. We had the pleasure of speaking with Lisa about her early influences in Da ...


“Sustainable, Upcycle, Perfect”: TLV Collaborates with A Perfect Provenance

In honor of an upcoming collaboration between The Perfect Provenance and The Local Vault, we met up with Lisa Lori, owner of The Perfect Provenance, toured the shop, and discussed why upcycling will be a major trend in 2019. Originally from Califo ...


Guest Blogger Tracey Koorbusch of Sotheby Real Estate

Home by Argus Development LLC Whether you're preparing your home for sale or redecorating, I have found The Local Vault to be a wonderful resource for my real estate clients. If you are preparing your house for the market and would like to ...


Makeover! Giving a Bergere Chair a New Look

Our goal on The Local Vault is to make sure everything we sell on the site is a gem of a find ... but sometimes, we consciously choose pieces that are diamonds in the rough. Furniture that is of exceptional quality and style, but may need a simple re ...


Let There Be Light

You know when something seems too good to be true....there is usually a good reason for it.  Great house on the market....backs up to a pre-school playground, gorgeous guy smiling at, married or your teenaged sons mature looking friend, lo ...


ReBranding At Its Finest

    Drum roll please...introducing the Barmoire!   PSA - From living rooms all over America...what to do with what for most of us was our first serious furniture purchase, the TV/Media Cabinet? Be it from Ikea, PB, RH or Milling Roa ...


Reinvented Seating

When I see a beautifully shaped piece at a great price, all I can think about is its potential and how great it would look in a new fabric. Sometimes our clients will say that reupholstering isn't worth it. Blasphemy. Below are some real beauties tha ...


Connie Cusick of PROOF Jewelry – A Renaissance Woman!!

“Glam” …. I love that word! That word is the embodiment of cool, fashionable and fun all rolled up into one very unique entity.   Glam is how I would describe one of TLV’s favorite people, and our new featured vendor!  Connie Cusick, ...


HGTV Master Craftsman David Dall

Q & A  with  Artisan and Builder David Dall We are thrilled to present “The David Dall Collection” at The Local Vault.  As principal of Clarke Builders Inc, a premier custom home building firm in Old Greenwich,  Dall builds mainly in t ...


Give Thanks The Hostess Shuffle

TLV has  much to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, among which is having the lovely and immensely talented, Jackie Fucigna of No.299 guest blog. (Don't miss her refurbished furniture collection on our site) ENJOY!   The true meani ...

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