London’s chicest, and largest, antiques and period design event, the Autumn 2017 Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair (3-8 October at Battersea Park London) has sailed in with a nautical tack.
The Autumn Decorative Fair is a high point of the Design Season for interior decorators. With more than 160 exhibitors taking part, the Fair is at capacity, with an exciting selection of stands up on the Mezzanine to be discovered, in addition to those on the ground floor. New this Autumn is an early-opening for the eponymous brasserie, Megan’s Kitchen, allowing visitors the chance to come an hour before the Fair (from 11am Tuesday 3rd, and from 10am from Wednesday 4th through Sunday 8th October) for brunch or leisurely coffee before shopping.
New exhibitors at the Autumn 2017 Fair include McWhirter Antiques Ltd (Langton Street, London SW10), established for over 25 years, dealers in interesting and quirky furniture and works of art from the 18th century to the present day; Bleu Anglais (London, by appointment), with Chinese and Indigo folk textiles, and up on the Mezzanine, Inglis Hall Antiques (Heathfield, E. Sussex) with cabinet curiosities, unusual objets d’art t and design, and Joseph Berry Interiors (Blanchard Collective & by appointment London) with unique pieces from lighting to taxidermy and furniture.
Expect to find dealers in traditional country house antiques, fine furniture, 20th century design, decorative and vernacular antiques making a strong show, plus a fascinating selection of quirky accessories and unusual objects for the decorator and collector.
London SW11 4NJ
From the 3rd-8th October