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Millennial have finally learned press cardboard IKEA furniture is a hustle. More value in antiques.

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A boom in antique sales has been driven by eco-conscious millennials who are rejecting “fast furniture”, auction houses have said.

While the enduring image of a young person in their first home is the assembly of cheap flat-pack tables and wardrobes, many members of the younger generation are rejecting this stereotype and filling their houses with antique finds from auctions. And with auction houses setting up special sales for first-time bidders, featuring lower-cost items, some pieces are even cheaper than what can be found in IKEA.

To read more on The Telegraph:

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/12/04/boom-antique-furniture-driven-environmentally-conscious-millennials/?WT.mc_id=tmg_share_em

 

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