Colonial furniture's has basic construction yet long-lasting. Utilitarian design aspect fulfilled the need for basic, light and multi-functional features. Colonial furniture design coexisted with Jacobean, Early American, William and Mary, Queen Anne and Chippendale styles. Numerous woods are being used like rosewood, oak and pine etc. The creator gives the wood a natural finish or apply varnish or wax. Over a period of time & exposure, the wood would change its color to gives a unique patina.