B.Y.O.D: Antique Collecting for Beginners
B.Y.O.D--Bring Your Own Design--is an online-only segment showcasing the best of the design world, giving Open House viewers in-depth, practical design advice on specific design challenges. From color schemes to the proper headboard height, B.Y.O.D addresses some of the common problems even the most experienced designers face.
This week, designer Todd Alexander Romano takes us inside the International Fine Art and Antique Dealers Show. He gives us a sneak peek at the show's highlights and also has some tips for would-be collectors on how to take the plunge and make your first purchase. The show opens today and runs through Sunday October 22. Tickets are $20 at the Park Avenue Armory. The preview party benefited the Society of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
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