When Savvy recently admired a mirrored cocktail table looking so perfect and chic in her pal Mrs. H’s Ruxton living room, she assumed she knew where her hostess had made the purchase. “No,” Mrs. H corrected her, “I actually found this at Antique Exchange for much less!” Wesley Finnerty, along with her husband Tom, have opened a new venue in Hampden that is room after room of fabulous-yet-affordable design inspiration. Everywhere you look there is 18th-century to 1920s repro, chairs with older frames redone in right-this-minute fabrics, sarouk rugs, decorative art, silver, mirrors and pieces from Wesley’s incredible china collection. These traditional trimmings are punched up with a mix of mock-croc wastebins from Kim Seybert Bar, peel-and-stick artwork by Butch and Harold, hand-crafted lacquer boxes and trays in eye-popping orange by Pacific Connections, plus fun lighting including a huge green glass table lamp with a hot pink shade. As Mrs. H so smartly showed, even just one piece from Antique Exchange can make a whole room feel fresh. Don’t miss: The endless selection of fab pillows from names like D.L. Rhein, Adam & Victoria and Jonathan Adler. 3545 Chestnut Ave., 410-532-7000

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