Digitization has brought about a sea change in shopping, even in antique shopping. Antiquarians and interior decorators looking to buy antique items now check out online stores first before they go to an auction or a flea market to look for vintage items. While shopping for vintage home décor items online is easy, it also has many challenges. The first is that you will not be able to see the item physically. The advantages of shopping for Indian antique décor items online are numerous. Listed below are some questions that you need to ask the online antique dealer before you make your purchase.

Questions to ask while buying antique home décor items online:

What kinds of antique items do you have?

Depending on the space you are designing shortlist the antiques you want to collect like antique furniture, prints, tribal crafts or decide on a particular region you want to pick your antiques from say Kerala, Rajasthan.

Can you send close-up photos of the antique item I want to buy?

When you’re buying Indian antique décor items online, you may not be able to see the item physically. The next best alternative is to get photographs of the vintage item

The Antique Story is a leading online store where you can buy antique home decor items online. Browse our website to find rare and interesting antique items from different regions of India.