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Wicker seems to be a summertime antique, though it's beautiful year round, and many times can be used inside as well as out.
Pair it with a slew of ferns, and it offers an ambiance of yesteryear that is classic in your decor.
Some of the important names in wicker furniture include the Heywood Brothers, Wakefield Rattan Company, and later when these two merge, the Heywood-Wakefield Company.
The Whitney and Reed Company, Lloyd Loom and The Dryad Company are also noteworthy.
Lloyd Loom, for example, is easy to identify because it will have metal wires running through it so a magnet will always stick to it.