Antiques

Thirty years of The Decorative Antiques Fair

For three decades, The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair has set the standard for antiques in interior design. It was the first in the UK to showcase …

A guide to garden antiques & ornaments

Whether for indoors or out, garden antiques and ornaments are highly sought after. But which items should you buy? How do you know where to place them? …

BADA Art & Antiques Fair 2015

The glamorous BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair has just opened, and runs until 24 March at Duke of York’s Square, London SW3.   It’s a dazzling display …

End of an era for Gregory, Bottley & Lloyd

Sad news: my treasure trove for propping and just plain curiosity during my days at The World of Interiors is closing down… It’s actually one of the …

The Spring 2014 Decorative Fair

Still plenty of time to get to the inspiring Decorative Fair, in the relaxed surroundings of leafy Battersea Park – just over the River Thames from Sloane …

BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair ’14

The glamorous BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair has just opened in Chelsea. There’s always a dazzling display of art and antiques for sale – from 16th …

The Crakemarsh Hall Staircase

  Every year,  LAPADA (The Association of Art and Antique Dealers) runs a competition, in partnership with Country Life, to identify an ‘Object of The Year’. The …

Doors open to Jamb’s new showroom

  Jamb‘s new double-fronted Pimlico Road showroom captures the company’s English country house look, with a comfortable mix of beautiful reproduction chimneypieces, lighting and furniture and eclectic …

Rose Uniacke opens new shop

  Rose Uniacke has redesigned and extended her pared-down and elegant shop on Pimlico Road.  In the light-filled rooms she combines an eclectic mix of antiques with …

The Spring Decorative Fair highlights

  The Spring Decorative Fair is on this week in Battersea Park. Always popular with decorators, it’s a great  source of painted furniture, Gustavian & Swedish design, …

BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair round-up

  The BADA Antiques & Fine Art Fair opens today (and runs until 19 March) at the  Duke of York’s Square, off Sloane Square, London SW3.  Now …

Appley Hoare’s new shop

  Antique dealer Appley Hoare‘s new shop in Chelsea was looking very festive at last week’s Langton Street Christmas party. A simple giant wreath and gold baubles for an …

Olympia Fine Art & Antiques Fair

  Forty years old and still going strong, the Olympia Fine Art & Antiques Fair continues to captivate with its infinite variety. This year there are no …

The Decorative Fair

  There’s still time to get to The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair (it closes on Sunday 29 April at 6pm), in The Marquee, Battersea Park, London …

Vellum books

Seen at the Winter Fine Art & Antiques Fair, this magnificent library of 17th and 18th century books is being sold by Dutch dealer De Eenhoorn (stand …