Hitchcock Chair Company to horde Memorial Day Barn Sale
May 8, 2015 - accent chair
RIVERTON The famed Hitchcock Chair Company will horde a annual Memorial Day Barn Sale in a categorical stable during a Riverton Fairgrounds and during a sell store during 13 Riverton Road during Memorial Day weekend.
The eventuality runs from Saturday, May 23, by Monday, May 25, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. any day.
Treasured by families around a world, a abounding birthright of hand-crafted Hitchcock seat began in a early 1800s when Lambert Hitchcock, America’s many famous chair builder during that time, began creation his “fancy chairs” and cabinets in a tiny northwestern Connecticut encampment then-named Hitchcocks-ville, now called Riverton. Hitchcock combined a mythological temperament for his hand-crafted seat in oak, maple and cherry woods by a focus of elaborate stencil designs with interrelated striping and banding to accent a contours, according to a association release.
Every square of Hitchcock seat is done away by learned craftsmen to final for generations. Hitchcock Chair Company’s furnishings underline 3 apart lines to accommodate particular tastes. The Hitchcock Classic Collection is done of tough maple and is best famous for a stencils practical over paint or transparent finishes. The Pleasant Hill Collection facilities a morality of Shaker designs done in plain cherry, while a Country Heritage emphasizes nation French influences with a some-more infrequent demeanour of wormy soothing maple.
Hitchcock’s annual stable sale includes building samples, scratched and dented pieces, bureau seconds, dropped styles, comparison easy pieces and selected equipment that have been collected.
Celebrating a fifth year of being re-opened after a large strange Hitchcock Chair production stable and sell store sealed in 2006, stream owners Rick Swenson and Gary Hath pronounced they are experiencing a clever resurgence in seductiveness in Hitchcock Chair expanded line of home furnishings.
“We get thousands of association each month from people around a universe who have really lustful memories of flourishing adult in homes with Hitchcock furniture,” they pronounced in a release. “Hitchcock Chair’s Classic Collection is among a many loving line of normal seat still accessible today.”
For 4 years after a strange Hitchcock Chair Company sealed a doors in 2006, a name of a association laid dormant. In 2010, owners Swenson and Hath purchased a Hitchcock name, skeleton and design with a aspiration to continue a Hitchcock bequest and move a seat lines into a 21st century while progressing a strange peculiarity and firmness of Lambert Hitchcock’s strange dream.
“We commend a singular hand-crafted peculiarity of Hitchcock furniture, and we are operative to keep a Hitchcock code alive and thriving,” a new owners pronounced in a release.
Prior to 2010 Swenson strove for that same aspiration by his possess Still River Antiques store in Riverton, that featured fully-restored Hitchcock furniture. In partnership with Hath, and business assistance from Nancy Swenson, a group currently proudly keeps a “Hitchcock firmness and fame” accessible for people and families worldwide.
For some-more information, revisit www.hitchcockchair.com, or hit a sell store during 860-738-9958 or e-mail email@example.com.
The Hitchcock Chair Co. sell store is open year-round Mondays by Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.