We've got some bumper reading for you this season, with an extra 8 pages added to the Winter 2015 magazine!
So put the heater on, grab a cup of steaming hot tea and settle down to enjoy some of the best editorials we've brought you so far.
The cover feature tells the amazing story of Van Cleef & Arpels, who since the 1890s have been jewellers to royalty, the rich, the famous - and the very rich and very famous!
We tell you What's Hot and What's Not, specialist dealer Alan Landis introduces Wedgwood designers of the twentieth century and there's a feature on dolls for the budding collector.
There's a look at the main players in the Australian comic scene, and our intrepid reporter in the UK takes a winter trip to an outdoor antiques fair held in the snow.
It's that sniffles time of the year so we’ve researched some vintage cures that you might or might not want to try…and we tell you all about the market for vintage space toys.
We’ve done some undercover work to bring you Secret Sources, and author Kevin Power has done some undercover research of his own to bring you a story on a rare Australian character jug. We take a look at the glass of Lalique and ponder the history of the physic garden.
There's a great profile on some dealer couples who work together, as well as hints for the clock collector and a huge section on Bits and Pieces.
Plus there's even more... Including a 4 month calendar of antique fairs and events, Bargain Hunter, Snippets, Movers and Shakers and 4 pages of readers' letters in What's it Worth. It's a great magazine and it's packed with literally hundreds and hundreds of items to buy.
If you can't find a copy at your local outlet, email us - firstname.lastname@example.org - and we'll tell you where you can buy it!
Next we'd like to tell you about our weekly CollectorChat email newsletter (well, we send it out most weeks!). If it's interesting, astounding, fun, important, eccentric, relevant, record-breaking or quirky, we'll report on it! If you'd like to be added to the newsletter email list, email us - email@example.com - and we'll include you. You can unsubscribe at any time if you get fed up with it.
If you'd like to 'try before you buy', click on this link to see some pages from our Summer 2014 issue. We're sure you'll love it!
Don't forget - the Autumn 2015 issue of Antiques and Collectables for Pleasure & Profit is on sale in newsagents across Australia now!
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