Western memorabilia, vintage advertising, antique buttons, glass and lighting, and estate treasures and classic collectibles were among the subjects featured in auction/shop/show advertisements that recently appeared in Antique Trader.
The tenth year of the East Hampton Antiques Show, with a focus of vintage decorative items for the home and garden, will take place July 23-24.
More than 500,000 buttons will be on display and available for sale during the National Button Show Aug. 4-6 in Denver, Colorado.
The latest selection of featured ads to appear in Antique Trader features a porcelain auction livestreamed directly from a historic kiln hall; and a popular annual antique and artisan show and sale held a historic village in Ohio, among others.
The American Political Items Collectors (APIC) will host its annual convention July 6-10, and for the first time, will open the show portion of the convention to the public.
In short order, the 43 acres, 10 tents and 12 buildings of the Marburger Farm Antique Show in Round Top, Texas, will be filled with scores of people looking for new items for collections, piece of decor for home or business, and a host of other antiques and collectibles treasures.
Spring antique show and auction season is upon us, and the opportunities to appreciate, acquire and celebrate antiques and collectibles is plentiful.
The new online educational site MyAntiqueSchool.com is offering seminars about everything from ceramics and buying antiques at auction to upcycling, all lead by renowned experts from the antiques and collectibles industry.
In a twist on a collector show, dealers in search of antique and vintage toys will be on hand for the Antique Toy Buying Show, March 18-21 in Akron, Ohio. The show provides an opportunity for people to come and sell toys to dealers.
Perfume bottle collectors from around the globe are preparing to converge on Portland, Ore. April 27-May 1, for the International Perfume Bottle Association (IPBA)'s 28th annual convention.