More than once, I have been told I have champagne tastes on a beer budget. That has certainly been the case for the most part, I admit. As I have gotten older, I have easily become wiser. I still care about wonderful things, however I am more particular about which unique things I really prefer. I have come to the understanding that it is better to live with less than to have a huge amount of junk cluttering up our life. When I was married, I would often ask for fantastic quality items for Christmas only to be disappointed by getting a cheaper item that is “the same as” the very thing I requested. For example, I asked for a KitchenAid mixer. I got an oster mixer! Roughly a year later, I was throwing it in the trash. Meanwhile, my sister is still utilizing the KitchenAid mixer my dad purchased our mom back in the 1960s! Custom built furniture is basically the same concept. Perhaps you are furnishing your first property or maybe you are redecorating your home or perhaps you had to throw away your furniture because it was no good! In any event, you should think about getting custom built furniture. Handmade furniture, when crafted by a strong craftsman, will last pretty much forever. How many wood tables do you see at antique stores on a regular basis? Your residence is the arena where your life happens. Perhaps a charming living room, furnished with cherry wood dressers plus cedar closets, is the finest living room retreat. French provincial furniture in your little girl’s room can actually deliver her to an arena where her dreams really happen. Your son might choose to rest any which way across leather couches plus leather chairs that are excellent examples of handmade furniture.