Located in Norwood (at The Factory on Grant 72 Grant Avenue – parking at 115 Nellie Road), Old & Interesting has a lovely variety of furniture, vintage, art deco, antiques, smalls, art and other home decor and giftware items.  In addition to what we supply, we can upcycle your furniture pieces and even redo your kitchen and almost everything in-between! Our Paintworx in Norwood is a great way to test a variety of finishes, techniques and get some inspiration as well as some free advice…

Come and browse the stores while you enjoy a cup of coffee in the adjacent courtyard if you are in Norwood!

The pieces in our shop change often, so be sure to pop in regularly to find that special something you are looking for. We also buy second hand furniture with our focus being on vintage or antique pieces. If you are looking for a lovely antique or collector’s item, or even a beautiful period piece, antiquity or heirloom, you’re arrived at the right place. If we don’t have it, we will find it…

What we stock

We stock furniture that is old, antiquarian, collectable, and even maybe a little “old-fashioned”. We also stock various decorative products for painting furniture, cement products for the DIY enthusiast and many other items as well as some beautifully decorated furniture pieces.


We restore, refurbish, up-cycle and repair furniture. Best of all though, we offer services related to decorative paint techniques in various mediums through qualified service providers, as well as training for you to do all you need to do yourself. We look forward to hearing from you…

Decorative Paint and Cement Courses

Come along, meet new people and have some fun while learning about interesting new paint techniques to beautify your home. Relax with delicious refreshments, and take away lots of new skills and something you’ve completed for yourself! We offer courses in thin film cement application, acrylic paint pouring, and detail painting techniques at our studio in Norwood. Check out our Facebook page for latest details.