<p>All Antique Ski Shop’s ski & sled furniture as well as our home decoration items are replicas of the 1920s ski era and the sleds are from the mid 1800s logging period. These items are crafted 100% by hand and made one at a time in small quantities using solid ash (a hardwood) to ensure durability, functionality and beauty for years to come. Our furniture and decoration items will help turn your home into a place you're happy to show off while at the same time feeling extremely comfortable within your own four walls. A selection of these items are available for purchase at "Le Trésor" in Monthey, (Avenue du Simplon 23). Several of our ski & sled furniture items are presently only available for shipment within Switzerland. However, you can contact us for a shipping quote to your country of residence)</p>
<p>Whether your passion is to hike or climb mountains, we have amassed a small collection of vintage mountaineering equipment which will look just great wherever you decide to place them in your home or chalet.</p>
<p>We have put together a small collection of rare vintage ski accessories in order to help you add that extra touch in decorating your home or chalet.</p>
<p>Our antique snowshoes come from North America. These amazing handcrafted snowshoes were made from seasoned ash, oak or maple wood ~ hand woven with rawhide and most of them still have their original leather bindings. They are all in very good shape considering their age and could still be used out on the snow or to hang on the wall.</p>
<p>Ice skating has a rich heritage and traditions spanning the centuries and around the globe. Antique ice skates have been highly sought after by collectors, decorators or home owners who are looking for that additional “extra touch” to enhance their home decor.</p>
<p>The Swiss Weather Stone® is a humor display that pokes fun at the intricate technology used in modern weather forecasts, as well as the fact that their accuracy is less than perfect. This an a great alternative to the "Classic" souvenirs from Switzerland and makes a great and original gift! Your Swiss Weather Stone includes a detailed brochure with the following features; 1 - Origins of the Swiss Weather Stone 2 - 30 various weather readings 3 - Special functions 4 - Safety instructions 5 - Care & maintenance instructions 6 - Guarantee 7 - F.A.Q’s</p>
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You can hang these three-pane ski frames (25 X 20 cm) vertically or horizontally. They come with low-resolution "place-holder" images which can easily be replaced with your own photos.
1940 antique ski boots from the famous German shoe manufacturer "Rieker" in Tuttlingen, Germany founded in 1874. These ski boots are in excellent condition and would look great decorating your chalet.
This pair is what some ski historians call "A Childs First Ski Set" They are a fine pair of 1950's vintage children skis and poles made by Helmut Richter, a shop in Steinigtwolmsdorf, Germany specializing in wooden and sport articles. Besides a fine coat of wax on the bases they look brand new and were probably only used once. Just imagine how they would look decorating your childs bedroom!
These handmade frames are crafted with 1920's replica skis. You have a choice of several patent illustrations printed on high quality parchment paper. Displayed together, these ready-to-hang ski frames would make a very interesting decor in your home or ski lodge.
World and Olympic downhill champion Egon Zimmermann jumps over a Porsche 356 in Arlberg, Austria (Intellectual creation in 1957 - photographed in 1960).
All our Hans Truöl prints are delivered with a "Certificate of Authenticity".
You do not have to be a wine connoisseur or an expert skier to appreciate this innovative way to display your favorite vino. Balanced to hold 1, 2, or 3 bottles this wine rack will look great just about anywhere and would make a great gift!
A charming glass mirror fashioned after skis from the early 1900s, in authentic ash wood with a metal binding and a leather toehold strap. Available in our most popular Natutal Brown Finish.
This item can also be viewed and purchased at our showroom in Monthey (Avenue du Simplon 23 “Le Trésor”, 1870 Monthey)
We offer prints to order in a variety of sizes and finishes of all of our unique and rare ski posters: We take an artisan-style approach to all our printing, which is done exclusively using the giclee process and then finished by hand individually. We do not carry stock.
The perfect gift for the passionate skier! A set of three office desk accessories for holding pens, mobile phones/tablet & business card holder.
These are very good looking & long vintage "Alaskan" snowshoes from the Huron-Wendat reserve in Quebec, Canada. Similar to a large Ojibwa snowshoe in general shape and function, the Alaskan's upturned toe, large surface area, and sleek profile excel at covering open trail distances through any depth of snow. These are excellent snowshoe for large people, for carrying large packs, and for those who prefer the classic frontiersman style. At some point in time the toe bindings were replaced and the heel straps are made of cotton. If you are looking for a fine pair of antique snowshoes to use in the snow or enhance your chalet decoration, these are for you!
This pair of 1930's antique ski goggles were worn by the Swiss "Gebirgsjager" (Military Mountain Troops). The extreme dark green lenses shielded their eyes from the glare of the sun reflecting off the bright white glaciers. They come with an aluminium storage box. Ski with them, wear them at a ski party, hang them up or do it all!
A very clean & complete pair of 12 point, wrought iron crampons in the design of their inventor Oscar Eckenstein (1859 -1921). They are in great condition (metal & leather!). Eckenstein was a passionate climber and innovator. He developed theses crampons in 1908 and two years later, with the help of Henry Grivel of Courmayeur on the Italian side of the Mont Blanc, they became commercially available. Each crampon is stamped "Brevetto, Grivel, Courmayeur, Made in Italy" 38D.
This wall sconce features crossed carved wooden skis with a metal toe binding and leather strap for added authenticity and charm. A traditional paper shade which sits atop a curved metal arm is also included. This wall sconce is the perfect lighting option for your chalet, or works to add a cabin style touch to a rustic living room. Ready for hardwire installation or can easily be modified for plugging in. Stitching around top and bottom shade rims lends a natural, hand-made feel.