Just as people with a past are interesting, so is furniture that looks as though it’s lived through some rough patches. Intentionally shabby, slightly worn furniture is in vogue, and it’s likely a sign of the times.

The economy may be turning around, but people want to make the most of what they already have – or what they can find on the cheap.

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