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VINTAGE OBSESSION #2: Blue Ball Mason jars

VINTAGE OBSESSION #2: Blue Ball Mason jars

Posted March 28th, 2013 by iacf

Interiors Journalist (and Vintage Shopping Addict), Ellie Tennant The French serve their preserves in pretty ceramic ‘confiture’ jars. The Germans pop their pickles in Weck jars and we Brits have t...

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Setting the Scene

Setting the Scene

Posted March 21st, 2013 by iacf

The International Antique & Collectors Fairs antique markets at Newark and Ardingly are an essential part of our work as prop buyers for major theatre productions in the UK and further afield.

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Death, Hype & Collapse?

Death, Hype & Collapse?

Posted March 11th, 2013 by iacf

Antiques & Collectables Expert ~ Author & Publisher Mark Hill When an artist or designer dies, or a factory or studio closes, it causes ripples to go through the collecting world

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March Fairs

March Fairs

Posted March 6th, 2013 by iacf

MARCH IACF FAIRS Swinderby Antiques & Collectors Fair One-Day Monday Monday 11th March RAF Swinderby, Nr Lincoln SAT NAV: LN6 9QG

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VINTAGE OBSESSION #1: The Observer’s Pocket Series

VINTAGE OBSESSION #1: The Observer’s Pocket Series

Posted February 22nd, 2013 by iacf

Interiors Journalist (and Vintage Shopping Addict), Ellie Tennant Cacti. Cats. Caterpillars. Canals.  Whenever I scour an antiques fair – propping or shopping – I’m always drawn to these quirky lit...

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February Fairs

February Fairs

Posted February 13th, 2013 by iacf

FEBRUARY IACF FAIRS Ardingly International Antiques & Collectors Fair The Largest Antiques Fair in the South of England Tuesday 19th ~ Wednesday 20th February South of England Showground, Ardin...

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Chintzware - Mark Hill

Chintzware - Mark Hill

Posted February 4th, 2013 by iacf

Antiques & Collectables Expert ~ Author & Publisher Mark Hill When we’re crossing rain- and wind-swept streets or, in our cases, fields filled with antiques, it’s warming to look forward to...

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New Year, New Fair

Posted January 16th, 2013 by iacf

Firstly a Happy New Year to you all! Secondly, with a new year comes the exciting announcement of a new IACF fair. We're very pleased to announce Stoneleigh Antiques & Collectors Fair which wil...

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Still searching for that perfect present?

Still searching for that perfect present?

Posted December 10th, 2012 by iacf

With the big day fast approaching, let us take the stress out of your Christmas shopping!         iacf Gift Vouchers make wonderful, original Christmas presents for friends and ...

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