Antiques Roadshow(TM) Furniture Collection by Pulaski event The line is inspired by real antiques featured on the popular Emmy-nominated PBS(R) series, Antiques Roadshow(TM). The event will be held at the Sears Victoria Home store, 800 Tolmie Ave, on Sunday, M
VICTORIA, BC, May 5 /CNW/ - Sears Victoria Home will be holding the
Antiques Roadshow(TM) Furniture Collection by Pulaski event. The line is
inspired by real antiques featured on the popular Emmy-nominated PBS(R)
series, Antiques Roadshow(TM).
The event will be held at the Sears Victoria Home store, 800 Tolmie Ave,
on Sunday, May 8th from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Guests will have the
opportunity to view pieces of the collection, participate in work-shops, as
well as experience the thrill of the Antiques Roadshow(TM) series with free
appraisals of jewellery, collectibles and more to uncover their own potential
Jim Kelly, Executive Vice President of the Pulaski Furniture Corporation
says this special event is something you do not want to miss. "The collection
is extraordinary," says Kelly. "It's authentic furniture based on real
antiques, real people and real stories about home furnishings. These are
tomorrow's heirlooms, today."
The Antiques Roadshow(TM) Collection offers antique adaptation bedroom
and dining room sets, curios and other eclectic accents which come with their
own special hangtag, featuring a photograph and history of the original
antique from which it was inspired. Highlights at the Sears Victoria Home
store include the Carlton Manor Bedroom set, Dining Room set and Occasional
furnishings pieces, all inspired from 18th Century Britain emphasizing sharp
vertical carvings with an architectural feel along with generous scaling and
functionality for today's lifestyle.
Rick Tiede, Store Manager, Sears Victoria Home is excited about having
the event come to the store. "The collection is part of one of the hottest
trends happening in home design and furnishings. It gives customers the
opportunity to view pieces of the collection and a chance to furnish their
homes with the latest pieces that have both value and meaning."
The Antiques Roadshow(TM) television series features ordinary people who
bring everything from family heirlooms to items they have picked up at tag
sales on the show to be appraised, hoping their item has some historic or
monetary value. The show is the most-watched primetime series on PBS(R), with
nine million viewers every week.
Pulaski is one of the leading furniture manufacturers in the United
States producing high quality furnishings for the home, and its Antiques
Roadshow(TM) Collection is available at the Sears Victoria Home store.
For more information on this event, please call Sears Victoria Home store
Antiques Roadshow(TM) is a trademark of the BBC and is produced for
PBS(R) by WBGH/Boston. Produced under license from BBC Worldwide. Your
purchase helps support public television.
Sears Canada, the retailer with the most extensive multi-channel network
in the country, began serving customers in 1953. The Company has 41,000
associates and, in an independent consumer survey, ranks high in customer
service, trust, respect, and quality products and services. There is a Sears
location within a 10-minute drive of 93% of Canadians, and Sears is dedicated
to providing them with quality merchandise and exceptional service coast to
coast through its 122 full-line department stores, 219 off-mall stores, 64
home improvement showrooms, over 2,200