Antiquing is the practice of restoring old or antique items. You can antiquing anything from furniture to fabrics to jewelry.

  • She antiqued the dress by restoring the fabric and adding a lace overlay.

  • He antiqued the wood furniture by sanding it down and treating it with a sealant.

Definition of antiquing


To search or shop for antiques.


To make an object appear to be an antique in some way.


To emboss without gilding.

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