Item of The Week - Victorian Inlaid Canterbury Whatnot

Item of The Week - Victorian Inlaid Canterbury Whatnot

Posted June 22nd, 2018 by LoveAntiques and filed under Item of the Week

Here we have a Victorian Inlaid Canterbury Whatnot. ‘What is a Whatnot?’ you might ask. Well let us explain; a whatnot is simply a type of shelving unit that became very popular back in the early 19th Century for displaying a person’s ornaments, vases, ceramics & ‘whatnot’, hence the name. But this piece is slightly different to your standard sort of Whatnot and this is why we have chosen it as this weeks ‘Item of The Week.’

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Item of The Week - Carl Thieme Set of 6 Dresden Reticulated Dessert Plates

Item of The Week - Carl Thieme Set of 6 Dresden Reticulated Dessert Plates

Posted June 22nd, 2018 by LoveAntiques and filed under Item of the Week

It’s likely that at some point in your life you have collected something, whether it be dolls or trains as a child, or ornaments or magazines as an adult; we’re all guilty of having some sort of collection. But it goes without saying that one of the most popular things to collect is porcelain/china, perhaps as it comes in such a tremendous array of colours, styles & designs & make for eye-catching displays.

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Antique Carriage Clocks

Antique Carriage Clocks

Posted June 1st, 2018

Do you have an interest in Carriage Clocks? Perhaps you are looking to start a collection to grace your home with but need to know a little bit more about the different types available. If so, then this blog post by Clock Specialist, Paul Kembery of Kembery Antique Clocks Ltd may be of some interest to you....

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The Most Valuable McDonald’s Toys

The Most Valuable McDonald’s Toys

Posted May 30th, 2018 and filed under Just For Fun

Have you ever wondered if those Retro toys you collected from McDonald's were ever worth anything? Wonder no more; We commissioned a toy expert to compile a list of the most valuable McDonald’s toys that exist and could be owned by members of the public, so read on to find out if you have any of these collectables lying around.

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Item of The Week - Large 19th Century Overmantle Mirror

Item of The Week - Large 19th Century Overmantle Mirror

Posted May 17th, 2018 by LoveAntiques and filed under Item of the Week

Gone are the days where mirrors were simply used to check on your appearance, these days, mirrors can be found in almost all homes and are often used for decorative purposes, to help ‘create the look,’ or to create impact (depending of the extravagance or size you choose). A highly popular accessory within the Interior Design world, mirrors are a clever way of making a room look and feel bigger as they reflect light back in to the room. This weeks ‘Item of The Week’ is a superb example of an Antique Overmantle Mirror.

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Item of The Week - Kashmiri Moorish Screen c.1900

Item of The Week - Kashmiri Moorish Screen c.1900

Posted May 3rd, 2018 by LoveAntiques and filed under Item of the Week

Open plan living is more popular now than ever before, and with ever increasing House prices, many of us are choosing to develop and improve our homes by extending and redesigning them. So, design hints and tips come in handy when planning to make these sorts of changes and with this in mind we have chosen an Antique Screen/ Room Divider as our ‘Item of The Week.’

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Item of The Week - Victorian Christopher Dresser Candlestick

Item of The Week - Victorian Christopher Dresser Candlestick

Posted April 20th, 2018 by LoveAntiques and filed under Item of the Week

We are fortunate enough to live in a world full of wonderful Antiques to grace our home with, from elegant French dressing tables and rare Art pieces, to grand Georgian Bookcases and decorative Victorian tables and chairs, but sometimes it’s the smaller things that catch our eye. For this weeks ‘Item of The Week’ we have chosen this delightful Victorian Christopher Dresser Candlestick.

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The Top 15 Most Valuable Bottles of Wine

The Top 15 Most Valuable Bottles of Wine

Posted April 17th, 2018 by LoveAntiques

We all love a tipple, but some bottles of wine gathering dust in your house could be worth a lot more than you think. We commissioned a wine expert to compile a list of the most valuable bottles of wine that you may have at home, along with a list of the five most expensive wines ever sold

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Item of The Week - French Bonheur Du Jour c.1870

Item of The Week - French Bonheur Du Jour c.1870

Posted April 13th, 2018 by LoveAntiques and filed under Item of the Week

The French are known for being Chic and for having the ability to be effortlessly stylish not only in the world of Fashion, but also in the Interior Design world. This is a trait that can be dated back centuries as French influences worked their way into many a home from as early as the early 16th Century. Of course, styles have evolved over the years, but the French are mostly associated with elegance.

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