Young Guns Blog

Mark Littler to Sell Rare Collection of Cow Creamers

Roughly 1.4 billion cattle can be found around the world, providing us with beef, milk and leather. However, a much rarer herd of 112 cows is now up for sale for an asking price of £85,000...

by Antiques News & Fairs

 

Singing Bird Boxes

Singing bird boxes remain some of the most sought after items in the current market. Here I outline the history of singing bird boxes, how they were made, and what they are worth.

 

Is Your Antique Clock Worth Something?

While most posts on this site are from our own young members, it is always nice to be able to share a few guest articles from time to time from some of our many knowledgeable supporters based around the world. For this article we are pleased to be able to offer an informative look at collecting Vintage and Antique clocks by Bob Ellis of www.bavarianclockworks.com

 

Arthur Swallow Decorative Home and Salvage Shows

AYG are thrilled to be working with the team at Arthur Swallow Fairs to be able to offer our members the opportunity to take part in their eagerly awaited season of Decorative Home and Salvage Shows. Beginning with the first fair at Ripley Castle on 12th-14th May ...

 

Antique Collecting Magazine

To celebrate the launch of the new look Antique Collecting Magazine, Antique Collectors Club have teamed up with Antiques Young Guns to offer its members an amazing and exclusive subscription offer ...

 

AYG on Battersea Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair

Come join AYG on Saturday 8th April to tour the fabulous Battersea Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair followed by drinks locally at the Prince Albert Pub, Battersea. We will meet at 6pm on Sat 8th outside the entrance to the fair. You can download your complementary fair ticket here

 

The 5 reasons why I love auctions as a young professional

I believe there is something unique and special about the auction industry. Perhaps it is the long-standing tradition of buying and selling goods or services by offering them up for auction, taking bids, and then selling the item to the winner ...

 

Young Guns at Salvo 2017

Young Guns are thrilled to have teamed up with Salvo Fair once again to offer one lucky AYG member the chance to win a free pitch at this year's June 2017 Fair. As an unmissable date in the Fair calendar, we know this prize is going to be hotly contested by all our members.

 

Style Up Bath

3-5 March 2017 As part of ‘Style Up Bath’ Edd Thomas will be leading a local group around this year’s fabulous Bath Decorative Antiques Fair and Bath Vintage & Antiques Market looking at ways to incorporate antiques into our modern eclectic homes. The event will take place on Sunday 5th March ...

 

An AYG Member Spotlight

It’s no exaggeration to say that each of our AYG members has an amazing story to tell. As young professionals thriving in the ever-shifting sands of the modern antiques world, it is their passion and commitment that marks them out as the future leaders and tastemakers of the industry.