Find the quaint and the quirky at the Antique Fair at Nelson Mandela Square – Sunday 1st March 2020 – 9am to 4pm

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Find the quaint and the quirky at the Antique Fair at Nelson Mandela Square – Sunday 1st March 2020 – 9am to 4pm

It is an undisputed fact that we, as humans will forever be hunter/gatherers – in some form or another. Not in the original sense of our evolution but in our everyday modern world. Everybody collects something – whether it’s surrounding oneself with beautiful objects, collecting investment pieces for that rainy day or collecting with the …

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LET THE COLLECTING BUG BITE THIS YEAR – VISIT THE BIGGEST AND MOST EXCLUSIVE MONTHLY ANTIQUES FAIR & SHOP FOR VALENTINE’S DAY

Upper and Lower Levels of Nelson Mandela Square Sunday 2nd February 2020 Anyone who has watched the BBC Road Show or the American Pawn Stars program will understand that collecting has become the trendy thing to do and once the collecting bug has bitten, there is very little a person can do. In fact a …

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ROYAL JEWELS

From the Bourbon-Parma Family The history through jewels, Marie Antoinette’s millionaire collection Royal jewelry: the true fashion investment. LOST TREASURES OF ROYALTY THAT ONCE AGAIN SAW THE LIGHT There is no doubt that the idea of possessing a treasure of the great royalty makes the imagination fly to many of us, even more knowing the …

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Visit the Antiques Fair at Nelson Mandela Square on Sunday 1st December 2019 and find that perfect gift

As we prepare for the Festive Season, the shopping malls are full of Christmas cheer and stores are filled to the brim with enticing gifts. Most of what’s out there is the same-old, same-old especially when you want to really give your loved one something special. The recession has changed our attitude to shopping – …

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Barbie turns 60!

We look at Barbie and fashion through different lenses — Barbie’s adoration for fashion, the collaborations between designers and Barbie and finally, how Barbie has inspired designers. Barbie creator, Ruth Handler, and husband, Elliot Handler, founded Mattel Creations in 1945. She was inspired to design the Barbie doll after watching her daughter play with paper …

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Walter Battiss

“I invented myself” is how Walter Battiss described his open-minded approach to life which, in the then staid and conservative South Africa, shocked many people. Much like his contemporaries Pablo Picasso and futurist Gino Severini whom he met whilst exhibiting a collection of South African art with the International Art Club in Italy in 1949 …

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With the price of precious metals soaring – are you ready to invest in Antique Silver?

If so, then you cannot miss the upcoming Antique Fair on the Upper and Lower Levels of Nelson Mandela Square on Sunday 4th August 2019 where the focus will be on collecting scintillating silver. Antique silver’s current investment value is once again a reason to buy the precious metal. According to the Wall Street Journal, …

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