Buying Vintage Furniture? Up to 80% cheaper at Whoppah!

Why buy new designer furniture, when there is already so much beautiful vintage furniture in the world? Opt for cool used vintage furniture and give your interior some extra flair with the retro look. Think of a beautiful, wooden liquor cabinet from the 1960s, a beautiful crystal chandelier in Hollywood Regency style or a vintage design table that wouldn't be out of place in a museum. Vintage design has a past and a story: each piece of furniture or interior item is unique, which makes for a beautiful interior and interesting conversation. Moreover, you consume in a sustainable way, which is better for the environment. It's a win win!

Sell vintage design items?

The great thing about vintage (design) furniture is that it can last several rounds, remaining unique and stylish. So do you still have a cool vintage piece of furniture or interior item gathering dust in the shed? Take it out, dust it off and your vintage piece is ready for its next owner. Take some good photos and then put it on Whoppah!

History of vintage

Vintage items are usually between 20 and 100 years old, and they can be recognized by their authentic style and craftsmanship. Vintage furniture and decoration are not only second-hand, but they also have a very good quality that lasts for years that sets them apart from contemporary products. They are often considered collector's items because they have a story to tell and offer a glimpse of another era.

What is vintage design?

Vintage design is a decorative style that has been around for centuries. It is a form of art from the past and an expression of the history and culture of the people who lived then. It has a lot to offer. The concept of vintage design has been around for more than a century. It is characterized by a sense of warmth, nostalgia and history. The old-fashioned charm and authenticity is what makes this style so popular. Vintage also often has high quality. It is not a disposable item. Vintage is durable and aims to last for years.

Popularity of vintage

The popularity of vintage can be explained by several factors. First, vintage items are very durable. Reusing vintage items eliminates waste. Second, there is the unique look of vintage items. They are often handmade and bear traces of their previous life, giving them a unique charm. Finally, there is the sense of nostalgia and desire for authenticity that vintage items evoke. They take us back to an earlier era and evoke fond memories.

Different vintage items

There are many different vintage items. First, vintage furniture. From retro sofas and armchairs to elegant vintage dining tables and side tables, all bring a sense of elegance to your home. Then you have vintage lighting: retro pendant lamps, floor lamps, and table lamps add a warm and cozy atmosphere to your interior. Decoration you also have vintage: from antique mirrors and clocks to retro vases and paintings, adding character and style to your home. Then you have vintage crockery, from vintage plates to vintage cutlery, which can be combined with modern tableware to create a unique table setting.

What does vintage designer furniture cost on average?

The cost of this type of furniture depends on the condition and rarity of the piece. With vintage, the principle of supply and demand prevails. It determines whether prices will rise or fall. If demand increases, the vintage items in question will rise in price. If supply is very limited compared to demand, prices will rise even more sharply. Demand is often influenced by taste and fashion. If vintage products lend themselves well to collecting, the value is more likely to increase. Collectors often collect large numbers of such items, reducing availability on the market. This creates scarcity and increases in price. Celebrities can also influence the popularity of vintage items. The value of vintage can also change due to reproductions from the same manufacturer. If a manufacturer decides to re-produce a popular vintage item, this can help lower the price of the original vintage model.

Vintage design at Whoppah

At Whoppah, we have a diverse selection of used vintage furniture, decor and design objects. Whether you're looking for a vintage sofa set to breathe new life into your living room, a retro lamp to light up your interior, or an iconic design piece to give your home a touch of elegance, you'll find it all at Whoppah. So discover it now!