BarleY TwisT

antiques for today's interiors

Store Closing

| July 13, 2017

With mixed emotions, Barley Twist announces the closing of the Hinsdale store. Sadly, we will not have an almost daily presence in a community that has embraced us and allowed our involvement in so many homes and organizations. Excitedly, we enter a new phase of life for our business. We will maintain regular shop hours […]

| October 8, 2013

A Brief History of Barley Twist

| June 19, 2013

Barley Twist was established in 2001 when founders William Walker and Edgar Waenke pooled resources and talents to open a 1600 square foot antiques venue. From the beginning Bill and Ed offered pieces difficult to find in the Chicagoland area; well-made period pieces, primarily from England, that offered promise of increasing in value over the […]