The company has an intriguing method by which you can date your own chest.
Are any of your products tested on larger individuals? How do I know if a style I like is available in a loveseat or sectional?
Each prospective bride filled her hope chest with treasured items in anticipation of her future marriage.
Today, these chests are highly sought after and worth a considerable amount of money.
Safety Issue If you own a Lane cedar chest built prior to 1987 and it has its original lock, contact the Lane Company with your serial number to get a replacement lock even if it's working properly.
The company has indicated that while 6 million lock Lock Recall If your Lane cedar chest built prior to 1987 has its original lock -- it must be replaced -- as the lock has been recalled.
A bride's chest, often called a "hope chest" in America, was traditionally filled with the linens she wove and embroidered, beginning as a child.If anyone climbs into the chest and the lid closes, it's impossible to get out from the inside.If you don't have Things You'll Need Paste wax Soft cloth Polishing solvent Vacuum cleaner Soft brush attachment Fine-grade sandpaper Instructions Dust your Lane cedar chest on a regular basis with a soft, lint-free cloth to help keep the finish clean.My mom still has her Lane hope chest from the 50's and she got her lock replaced a long time ago (Lane will send out a free replacement).Too many kids were crawling inside and getting themselves locked in - with tragic results.