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The Short History of Coffee Tables

Did you ever wonder how your coffee table got its name?

It began in 1652 when the first coffee house opened in London. It was so popular that more coffee houses soon opened all over Europe. 290 more words


A Brief History of NBF: 2005 - 2015

It’s time for the final and most current segment of our mini-series: A Brief History of NBF. This month, we’re covering the years 2005 to the present. 331 more words

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The History of the Classic Slipper Chair

You see them in magazines and stores. It’s an armless upholstered jewel that sits alone in the living room or bedroom, historically known as a slipper chair. 243 more words