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Perfect Christmas Gifts for Antiques Lovers 2017

Have you an antiques lover in the family and struggle to find the perfect gift for them? Unless you are a regular buyer of old stuff you might find it difficult. I’m assuming that you are not wanting to buy a really big and heavy antique for Christmas. Wardrobes and Pianos are difficult to lift. Imaging…

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Join AntiquesAvenue

Have you joined AntiquesAvenue yet? Create a free account with AntiquesAvenue and I can keep you informed of all our newest items, special offers, and promotions. I run regular free competitions you will want to enter too. You can then build wishlists of all the pieces you love.  It can be used to keep tabs…

Antiques Postage and Packaging Charges

Selling Antiques Postage and Packaging Charges

So you’re almost ready to sell online. Have you considered how much it will cost to get your lovely wares to their new home?  The cost of Antiques postage and packaging charges can really eat into your profits if you are not careful. Heres a list of things to consider from someone who has been doing this…

About Antique Wedgwood Jasper Jewellery

Antique Wedgwood Jasper Jewellery was made throughout the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Originally the patterns were based on classical designs. From the 1970s and into the 2000’s some more modern designs have been created. During the last 10 years, Wedgwood has employed some big name jewellery designers to create up-to-date designs. Sprigging The way…

AntiquesAvenue in the Evening Standard

It seems like an age ago now. The London evening Standard contacted me and said how much they loved my jeweller and they would like to feature a few pieces. So I dispatched a handful of carefully chosen brooches to them and waited a few days. The magazine looked after them perfectly and soon they were…

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Where can I sell my antiques online ? Beginners

Where can I sell my antiques online? This is one of the basic questions we need to answer before we start. There are lots of different venues but only a couple I recommend for complete beginners and those with just one or two items to sell. Once you have tried them out made a sale or…

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Selling Antiques Online Basic Thoughts

Selling Antiques Online Basic Thoughts. This is for those who are brand new to selling antiques, vintage or collectables online. It is a first steps guide for things to think through before you start. The only assumption made here is that you have something to sell and the will to sell it over the internet. Selling…

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Lets Sell Antiques OnLine and Make Money

Do you want to sell antiques online? Once piece, a whole collection or go into business? With 20 years experience of selling antique online that I’ve picked up a tip or two along the way.  Now it’s time to share them with you and I’ve developed a wonderful series of posts to help. This includes vintage…

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Peridots August Birthstone

Peridots August Birthstone. It’s August and for all of you with a birthday this month, you have a lovely gemstone associated with your month  – the Peridot. Peridots are a bright olive green gemstone indeed their alternative name is Olivine. Pronounce the word Peridot as with a French accent leaving off the final T. More…

Antiques Pictures The Secret to Finding Them

Need antiques pictures for your blog? So you’ve written this amazing article about your favorite antique and need pictures to really make it stand out. A good photo or two attracts the viewer’s eye but just where do you get the photos from? A blog is not like Facebook when it comes to images, you can’t…