The De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill is the venue for an exciting Decorative Arts Fair on 17th and 18th June 2017, 10am-4pm. We will showing fine examples of British Art Deco including Art Deco cloud dining and lounge suites by Epstein. The Design Gallery will be exhibiting both on the stage (furniture and lighting) and in the main hall on the right-hand side as you enter (Art Deco jewellery). The gallery will be open as usual. The De La Warr was Britain’s Modernist building, designed by Serge Chermayeff and Erich Mendelsohn. Call us on 01959 561234 for further details.
The Eltham Palace Art Deco Fair takes place on Saturday 13th and 14th May 2017. We will be showing new stock of original Art Deco furniture, lighting and jewellery in the Great Hall. The fair is open from 10am-6pm both days at Court Yard, Eltham, Greenwich SE9 5QE. Call 01959 561234 for further details. The Design Gallery will be open as usual from 10am-5.30pm on Saturday and 1pm-5pm on Sunday.
The Warehouse Sale will take place on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd April 2017 from 10am-5pm at EASISTORE, Enterprise Way, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 6HF. Come and browse over 2000 sq.ft. of unrestored Arts and Crafts Movement, Art Nouveau and Art Deco furniture at bargain prices. We can also restore the pieces for you. The Design Gallery will be open extended hours for that weekend: Saturday 22nd April 2017 10am-5.30pm and Sunday 23rd April 2017 10am-5pm. A great deal of warehouse stock is not shown on the website yet. As well as furniture, we will be including some lighting, metal wares, and Art Nouveau enamel signs in the sale – these items will be at the warehouse. Warehouse appointments are also available 7 days a week by prior appointment on 01959 561234.
An Art Deco demi-lune cocktail cabinet in maple and a pair of Biedermeier revival tables are now in the gallery. New jewellery in time for Valentine’s Day by Malcolm Appleby MBE is also in the gallery and on the website.
The Design Gallery Sale starts on Monday 2nd January, with up to 50% discounts on selected jewellery and up to 20% off selected furniture and home accessories. The gallery is open 10am-4pm on Monday 2nd January; normal trading hours from Tuesday 3rd January. Sale prices are not all indicated yet on the website – please call 01959 561234 for details, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Design Gallery will be open: Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd December 10am-5pm; Christmas Eve 9am-3pm; Wednesday 28th, Thursday 29th and Friday 30th December 10am-5pm; New Year’s Eve 10am-2pm; Monday 2 January 10am-4pm. Tuesday 3rd January onwards Normal Hours. We wish all of our customers a peaceful Christmas and holiday season, and a very Happy New Year.
Thirty pieces of exquisite and inventive silver jewellery by Malcolm Appleby MBE, Britain’s leading Silversmith-Engraver, have just arrived into the gallery. Three of his handcrafted bowls in silver with gilt interiors are also available. Malcolm grew up near Biggin Hill in Kent.
The Winter Exhibition runs from Saturday 3 December at 10am until Christmas Eve at 3pm. Selling displays feature silver jewellery and bowls by Malcolm Appleby MBE, who is Britain’s leading Silversmith-Engraver. Rare Venetian and Bohemian trade beads from the collection of a well-known expert, Stefany Tomalin, are also available to purchase, along with her latest book. Original Art Deco bronzes, Lalique glass, Arts and Crafts Movement designs by Archibald Knox and Liberty, and much more will soon also be shown on the website. Call 01959 561234 if you are seeking a particular item. We are happy to post pieces to you.
Malcolm Appleby MBE’s remarkable engraved silver jewellery and bowls are collected worldwide. A collection of his rings, pendants, love tokens, bangles and cufflinks has just come into the gallery, along with two of his exquisite tumber bowls.
A beautiful example of a Harris Lebus Sideboard with a copper panel is now available. An Art Deco “Cloud Suite” attributed to Epstein, which can be reupholstered to your requirements, has also arrived in the Furniture Warehouse in Edenbridge. Call the gallery for an appointment on 01959 561234
The popular Furniture Warehouse Sale takes place on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th October 2016 at Easistore, Enterprise Way, Edenbridge, Kent TN8 6HF. Come and browse 2000 sq.ft. of Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, Gothic Revival and Art Deco furniture, laid out over 5 or more rooms. The warehouse is open from 10am-5pm this weekend, and The Design Gallery is also open extended hours of 10am-5pm on both days. The Furniture Warehouse can also be visited by appointment with John on 01959 561234 / 07785 503044.
We will be standing at the Voewood Decorative Arts Fair on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th October 2016. The fair is open from 10am-5pm both days. Voewood was designed by Edward Schroeder Prior (a pupil of Richard Norman Shaw) between 1903 and 1905 and the Arts and Crafts house is a unique butterfly design. The house is privately owned and rarely open to the public. Two for One Tickets can be downloaded at www.style1900.org The Design Gallery will be open as usual.