Young Guns Blog

AYG IN LOVE

AYG are proud to announce that they have teamed up with the world-renown Grays Antiques Centre in Mayfair, London this Valentines period to offer 7 showcases chocked full of carefully chosen vintage and antique gifts.

 

A Very Young Gun Christmas Party

A big thank you to everyone who joined us for the AYG Christmas Drinks at the famous Churchill Arms on Kensingon Church Street. Shrouded in 90 sparkling Christmas trees on the outside and crammed with tons of Churchill related memorabilia on the inside, the venue was certainly a fitting venue. A special shout out needs to go to Nikki Whittaker and Sara Morel for helping organise this fabulous event and it is safe to say you are both definitely on Santa’s ‘nice’ list this year!

 

AYG with Alfies

There is no greater accolade than being asked to stay around longer, but this is the request Antiques Young Gun members universally got when they recently staged the highly successful pop-up shop at Church Street in Marylebone, London.

 

Ayg popup with Alfie's Antiques

The Antiques Young Guns are delighted to be teaming up once again with colleagues at Alfie's Antiques to offer our members a one-of-a-kind popup shop opportunity in London's Church street - at the heat of our capitals' antiques and decorative sector.

 

The Antiques Young Guns pays tribute to David Juran

On behalf of the founders and members of Antiques Young Guns, I would like to express how truly saddened we are to hear of the passing of David Juran of the Battersea Decorative Fair.

 

Syphilis Syringes - New Video Blog

In this video blog Independent Auctioneer and Valuer Mark Littler will teach you what a syphilis syringe is, how a syphilis syringe was used and what a syphilis syringe is worth.

 

AYG Adam Bentley at Battersea Decorative Fair

AYG Adam Bentley took the plunge this year, standing at Battersea Decorative Fair for the fist time. After an excellent Decorative debut, he is now preparing to stand at Olympia for the first time just weeks later, (within the fair's newly conceived Showcase Gallery to celebrate and support antiques industry new talent.

 

MyAntiqueSchool

Rapidly Growing British & U.S Digital Antiques Communities, Antiques Young Guns & MyAntiqueSchool, Team Up to Drive Change for the Digital Generation

 

Hats Off to Lucie & Lily - winners of the 2016 Salvo Fair competition!

Antiques Young Guns Lucie Farrimond of Three toads Antiques and Lily Johnston of Bombe Antiques have each won a FREE PITCH at the coveted annual Salvo Fair as the AYG@SALVO initiative enters its second year.

 

Mark Littler Launches New Antiques and Fine Art Consultancy in Cheshire

Having built up a wealth of knowledge and hands-on-experience at Tennants Auctioneers, Mark Littler has recently launched an independent Antiques and Fine Art Consultancy business. Operating from his base near Sandbach, Cheshire, Mark offers a number of services to private and professional clients including formal probate and insurance valuations.