Living Grand Vintage Furniture recently opened our doors in Fredericksburg, VA.  I am so excited about this hobby turned business adventure.  I strive to search for that one of a kind vintage pieces that will add an elegant touch or be just that right statement piece that brings flair to your home or office décor. 

I generally use General Finishes Milk Paint and Gel Stain.  Each piece listed will describe both the vintage furniture as well as the paint selections and techniques used.  If you are looking for a specific item or color, I will take the leg work away and find that perfect piece and paint it to your specifications.

You will find a selection of finished vintage pieces below as well as beautiful selections ready to be custom painting just for your home. Contact me by commenting, email or FB and IG direct message. I look forward to working with you to create that one of a kind special statement piece for your home.

If you find that perfect piece here please feel free to email me at Catherine@grandslivinggrand.com or direct message on Facebook , Instagram or Pinterest for additional information.

Select the color, the piece and make a statement in your home. Vintage furniture is not just for farmhouse design. Our home has a modern/contemporary design aesthetic and this beauty makes the perfect statement in our home.

The items below have been refreshed and are ready to find a new home. If you don’t see what your looking for here, message me or comment below and I will help you find just the right piece.

Everything vintage can be new again.

Spiegel Furniture Company was founded in 1865. After spending the final few months of the Civil War in a Confederate prison camp, Joseph Spiegel settled in Chicago. He opened J. Spiegel and Company, a small home furnishings retail operation located on Wabash Avenue in Chicago’s loop. In 1871, the Great Chicago Fire destroyed most of the are’s business district including the Spiegel store. After the fire, Spiegel Company was rebuilt and by 1874 the company was prospering again. In 1893, the company reinvented itself as Spiegel House Furnishings Company.

This beautify Spiegel Vanity was sold to Phillip Levy & Company Complete Home Furnishings, Richmond, VA. I was able to locate a picture of the Home Furnishings business in downtown Richmond and discovered that it existed in 1921 and 1922. I was able to find a year-end income statement for those years only, not sure how long it was in existence. I suspect this is an early piece from that time frame.

This vanity was first painted in General Finishes Perfect Gray (a new 2019 color) and then painted with GF Argentine Pearl. Argentine Pearl gives the piece a metallic look, making it modern again. The vanity was seal with GF High Performance Top Coat Flat. This piece has it’s original hardware and shipping label from Spiegel’s to Phillip Levy & Co. Richmond, VA.

Contact me directly if you are interested in this piece, or it can be seen at Willow Tree Furniture Company, Plank Rd, Fredericksburg, VA.

Width: 38″, Depth: 18 1/2″ and Height: 54″ (top of mirror)
Price: $325

This perfect find – 1918 Empire Style Ladies Library Desk has been refreshed with General Finishes Perfect Gray with Antique White drawer fronts. It is just the right size to fit any spot in your home.

Contact me by email or you can see it in person at Willow Tree Furniture Company, Plank Rd, Fredericksburg, VA.

Width: 34″, Depth: 21″ and Height: 30 1/2″
Price: $345

This 1928 Lane Cedar Chest is one of a kind. This unique chest has been painted with General Finishes (GF) Milk Paint Coastal Blue and the top has been sanded and stained with GF Java Gel stain. There are so many placement possibilities with this piece, use it in your family room to store pillows and blankets for movie night, your dining room to store holiday linens, guest bedroom to store extra blankets and pillows. It will be lovely in any room or even your entryway. The cedar interior is amazing and has the original labels.

The Lane Furniture Company was located in Altavista, VA. We live in Virginia so that may explain why I am finding so many amazing cedar chest locally. The company operated from 1912 until it closed its doors in 2001. The serial number on this cedar chest is 082629. The serial number is read backwards to determine the date of production – September 26, 1928. The pattern number on this piece is 48519.

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Width: 48″, Depth: 21″ and Height: 33″
Price: $495

This amazing Federal Period Buffet was produced on 10/10/1929. It will make a perfect addition to your dining room. The buffet is painted in General Finishes Antique White and the top has been sanding and stained with GF Colonial Maple. It has three coats of GF High Performance Flat Top that will stand the test of time.

Contact me by email or see it in person at Willow Tree Furniture Company on Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA.

Width: 65″ Depth: 17.5″ and Height: 36″
Price: $695

This beautiful vintage lion claw sideboard was handmade by H. A. Biery in 1910. It has been painted in General Finishes Antique White and the top was sanded and stained with GF Java Gel Stain. The light distressing highlights the amazing details in the one of a kind piece.

Contact me by email or see it in person at Willow Tree Furniture Company on Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA.

Width: 60″, Depth: 21″ and Height: 42″
Price: $695

This beautiful vintage sideboard on legs will be perfect addition to your home. It could be used as an entry table, coffee station, dining room server and so much more. This piece has been painted with GF Antique White and stained with GF Java Gel Stain and it has been lightly distressed. It would be beautiful in your home.

Contact me by email or see it in person at Willow Tree Furniture Company on Plank Road, Fredericksburg, VA.

Width: 42.5″, Depth: 19″ and Height: 31.5″
Price: $325

This vintage sideboard is a perfect size for a small space. This would make a great coffee station in a kitchen or storage in your dining room. This beautiful sideboard has been painted in General Finishes new 2019 color China Blue and the top has been sanded and stained with GF Java Gel Stain. This side board has one drawer and a cabinet base.

Width: 33.5″, Depth: 18″ and Height: 20″
Price: $295

This cute antique side table with glass top will be perfect beside your rocker or reading chair. The top is beautiful inlaid wood and has been stained with General Finishes Colonial Maple Gel Stain. The table was painted with General Finishes Antique White and has been distress.

Width: 23″, Depth: 15″ and Height: 20″
Price: $100

This bookcase would be perfect for any young girls room. It has been painted in GF Coral Crush and the shelves are whitewashed. This bookshelf will provide great storage for books, games and special treasures.

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Width: 35″ Depth: 14.5″ and Height: 43″
Price: $100

This vintage chair would be perfect in a guest bedroom. It is painted with General Finishes Antique White and finished with Valspar Antiquing Glaze.


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Width: 23″, Depth: 22″ and Height to seat: 15″ / Height to top of back is 39.5″
Price: $100

Unfinished Vintage Beauties Ready to be Custom Painted For Your Home

Beautiful Cedar Chest with drawer. Perfect for storing blankets.

Width: 42″, Depth: 20″ and Height: “
Price: $295 As Is or Custom Painted $425

Lovely vintage Cedar Chest with Legs. Perfect for any room and provides great storage.

Width: 48″, Depth: 20″ and Height: 27″
Price: $350 AS Is or Custom Painted $475

Pretty Vintage French Provincial Vanity ready to make a young girl very happy. This piece can be finished in your daughter’s favorite color(s) and will be perfect in her room as a desk for school work or vanity for getting ready for those special occasions.

This piece is now under the brush – a beautiful Ballet Pink with Rose Gold Metallic Trim and hardware. Can’t wait to post an updated photo – coming soon. Great new, I also located a chair for this lovely.

Width: “, Depth: ” and Height: “
Price: $345

This great size Mid Century Bar will have you serving guest with ease. I am debating if I should paint it or refinish. If you are interested, it can be custom painting or stained in your choice.

Width: 48″, Depth: 21″ and Height: 33″
Price: $325 As Is or $450 Custom Finish

These Items have SOLD but Might be Inspiration for Your Next Purchase

If you looking for anything special, or something similar to an item below contact me to search and deliver the right piece for your home.

I was so tempted to keep this vintage wardrobe for my very own. I love the fact that it has built in drawers and a shelf, great for jewelry, scarfs, gloves, or other accessories. My husband who does repair work and modifications for me added two removable shelves. I can see this very versatile piece in a master bedroom closet, a guest bedroom or bath. When you add the shelves instantly is could be a beautiful linen closet. Without the shelves, a lovely guest room wardrobe stocked with all things comfort and a place for your guest to unpack for their stay.

Width: 38″, Depth: 19″ and Height: 59 1/2″
Price: $425 SOLD

This vintage French Provincial Desk was update with GF Antique White and accented with GF Champagne Pearl. This piece can serve as a perfect size desk for homework or could be used as a vanity. Be sure to purchase both the desk and chest above to complete you look.

Width: 44′, Depth: 17″, Height: 30″
Price: $325 SOLD

French Provincial chest of drawers is painted with General Finishes Antique White and detailed with GF Champagne Pearl. The dovetailed drawers have beautiful stenciled sides.

Width: 34″, Depth: 19 and Height: 44″
Price: $295 SOLD

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    1. Judy, I have two more cedar chests that are smaller that can be custom painting just for you. I just added their pictures on my Living Grand Vintage Furniture Page with their measurements. Take a look, it might be just what your looking for. Catherine

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