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12.01.2020

Probably the most frequent questions we receive are can we ship Internationally, and do we deliver in the U.K. 

We pride ourselves in helping customers with turnkey solutions using every possible method of delivery. 

We provide anything from full turnkey Interior Design, pro...

01.01.2020

One of the great attractions of working in the world of Antiques and Decorative Salvage is the huge variety of nostalgic and historical items and places we encounter.

2019 presented an incredibly rich collection of interesting finds, new learning opportunities and reconnect...

22.12.2019

The most successful Retail and Hospitality Interiors cleverly employ varying degrees of visual theatre. 

Good design physically and emotionally reaches out and embraces customers, and if done well, the interior environment communicates the brand and talks to customers direc...

10.12.2019

There is something reassuring and reenergising about encounters with great design that is familiar to us.

Whether it’s world class graphic design, product design, architecture or art in its many forms.

We are proud to share a growing collection of wall art in various forms t...

26.07.2019

Through a period of incredible political and industrial strife in the late 60’s and throughout the 1970’s, emerged an unlikely and incredibly potent, people’s music that energised and united youth by dance..... that underground music scene was Northern Soul.

Based on a par...

16.06.2019

Childhood memories are vivid of Dick Van Dyke (Caractacus Potts), Sally Ann Howes (Truly Scrumptious), Lionel Jeffries (grandad), Robert Helpmann (childcatcher) and Gert Frobe (The Baron) trying their best to upstage a flying car.

But did you know the story is based on a ge...

10.06.2019

First glance of this wonderful furniture creation simply took our breath away. 

Respected commentators on design often quote that good design should be easy on the eye when viewed from any angle......this fabulous boat seat certainly meets that brief.

  

The bow is from a 12’...

18.02.2019


Very occasionally we get the opportunity to promote our business at events held in venues that echo the past decades and centuries of our eclectic stock.

One such special venue is the Grade II listed Alexandra Palace London.

Built in 1873 by the same builders who built the A...

21.12.2018

Contrary to public opinion, satire and irreverent satirical humour wasn’t invented in the 1980’s. We have the creator and contributors of Punch Magazine to thank for that in 1841.......today’s breed of inept, greedy and corrupt career politicians of all colours and persuas...

06.11.2018

“The War to end all Wars”....that famous quote by H.G.Wells reflected an idealists view, based on the unprecedented scale of human loss and destruction. Out of the incredible devastation a momentary ray of optimism shone, Wells assumed that mankind would never again turn t...

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