china closet


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Synonyms for china closet

a cabinet (usually with glass doors) for storing and displaying china

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2 -- color) David and Judy Breitstein's built-in wine cellar in their Woodland Hills dining room is designed to look like a china closet and keeps 1,000 bottles at 54 degrees.
Abrasive and not interested in compromise' is how a former HEW official describes her; "a bull in a china closet,' says another.
Secretary of State, 1953-59: "He is the only bull I know who carries his own china closet with him.
That included antique furniture--bedroom sets, dining room sets, an antique buffet and china closet that had been in her family for two generations, along with all her clothing, linens and kitchenware, Ironically, she had made an appointment to buy renter's insurance that same day.
x Lacquered cherry-red china closet with glass shelves, $149; IKEA.
Gold cherubs were suspended from the dining room ceiling, and plum-colored beads and strands of faux pearls were draped over the chandelier and china closet.
I look around the large, plain room, which is decorated only with a china closet and three tables at which 36 people sit, and in those shining faces I see a memory in the making.
So, more sports car, less bull in the china closet.
Pulaski Furniture, in Virginia, long known for elegant china closets, has teamed up with ``Antiques Roadshow'' to re-create 60 pieces in the show's archives that were voted the most popular according to a consumer survey.
Strap heavy furniture, such as bookcases and china closets, to wall studs.
The older generation that grew up with china closets jam-packed with figurines has given way to the next generation who is looking at home decor as a way of showing their prized collections.
The other side of the shop has several china closets packed with sets of dishes, glassware and similar items.
Antique china closets, a Gem electric cart, and an all-terrain vehicle will also go on the block.
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