Another antique show in the Melrose & Duddy lineup

Good to see new antique shows in development:

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.—Professional Antique Show
Promoters Melrose & Duddy announced plans recently for a new show
in Charlottesville, Va. Antiques in Charlottesville will be held
Jan. 22-24, 2010, at the University Center Holiday Inn in historic

“We are confident our brand of show is a great fit for the Charlottesville market,” says partner Jay Melrose. “We’ve already
experience a lot of warm support and encouragement from the community
and commitments from antique and art dealers from throughout the Easter

Antiques in Charlottesville will join the All Saints’ Antiques Show and Antiques and Gardening at Bryn Du (Columbus, Ohio) in the Melrose & Duddy repertoire. All dealers at Melrose & Duddy shows display fine art and antiques in walled room-like settings.

Melrose says Antiques in Charlottesville will feature the popular Designer’s Choice merchandise award program, ten-minute lectures and other attractions still being finalized.

More information about Antiques in Charlottesville is available on the Web at More information on Melrose & Duddy is available at Anyone interested in exhibiting at the show can call Jay Melrose at 330-519-5132.

Melrose & Duddy are advertisers with Antique Trader.

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Karen Knapstein

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Karen Knapstein is the editor of Antique Trader magazine. A lifelong collector and student of antiques, she has written dozens of articles on vintage collectibles and their historical context. She lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Joseph, and daughter, Faye. She can be reached at