If you're looking for some great summer reading you've come to the right place! Our Summer/Autumn issue of Antiques and Collectables for Pleasure & Profit is stuffed so full of information for collectors about collecting that you'll need 6 months just to get through everything!
We show you how to dress a house mixing modern with antique ? you'll be inspired! - and we take an in-depth look at Aussie pot lids, with lots and lots of illustrations. There's the story behind one of the world's most popular games (yes, it's Monopoly), and our specialist collector Ian gives plenty of hints on collecting vintage radios.
Fashion buffs will love the history of nail polish, plus we look at collecting vintage posters and give you some insightful hints on unlocking the mysteries of war medals. There are some stunning pearls on show from the Victoria & Albert museum, plus a reader shares her stories of 'finds' from the side of the road ? you won't believe the gear she's picked up.
There's a gorgeous feature on 7 of Australia's most important designers, plus the story behind Beilby glass and we even give you 11 rules for enjoying collecting antiques! We've also got a bumper Summer Quiz to get you thinking, a 6-month calendar of antique fairs and events across the country and all the regular features.
The Summer ?13/Autumn ?14 issue of Antiques and Collectables for Pleasure & Profit is on sale in your local newsagent now!
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