Traditional Finishes of Lacquer 

‣  Marquetry and Veneer Repair

‣  Water and Fire Damage

 Hardware Restoration

 Hand Stripping and Refinishing

 French Polishing


We use a variety of paints, stains, varnishes, and finishes. So, we can color match to other items or create exactly what you want! 


The Odd Chest is bountiful with a large variety of unique antiques and distinctive furniture from the finest homes and estates of the English Midlands. Each piece has been selected for uniqueness and durability and refurbished when necessary to add many years of useful enjoyment. At The Odd Chest you’ll also find a wide variety of gift ideas, including: Ganz Candles, Webkinz Pets, Roman Seraphim Angels, Precious Moments, David Winter Cottages, and Red Hat Society attire.

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We use the latest steam extraction cleaning and dry cleaning equipment and methods. All furniture is pre-shampooed by hand. 

Offering a new


 Color matching

We can reconstruct or repair your furniture to restore it to its former or original condition. We perform restoration on objects of any age. 

The Myrtle's Expressions and The Odd Chest have been in business for over 10 years.  Myrtle's Expressions, Established in Woodbridge VA and creating a buzz with the local business community and Antique seekers, moved to Gordonsville VA in 2006.  This move was made to bring Myrtle and James Price back to the birthplace of her husband James Price and be closer to family, friends and a small town atmosphere where her business could thrive.

Whether it’s old or new, big or small, our skilled staff can repair, remove, restore, refinish and/or replace any wood item.

About Us

Welcome to

The Odd Chest !






Tel: 1-540-832-9050 Hours: Monday-Friday 11:00am to 6:00pm, Wednesday By Appointment 

to 123 Main Street Louisa VA 23093


We’re a antique furniture and fabulous finds shop that ensures all your needs and requirements are fulfilled. With years of experience in furniture sales and service.  If we don't have it in our showroom please ask to see our overflow closeout area.  

Our experts take pride in their great workmanship.


‣  Furniture Cleaning 

A little History of the Owner &

The Odd Chest