A programme on the BBC has inspired people with broken antiques and other household items to consider Restoring them at home.
The Repair Shop has proved (more…)
The BBC TV program Antiques Roadshow has seen many strange and wonderful pieces over the many years it has been broadcast. On a recent edition, a man bought in a coco de mer (more…)
Those behind the set design of the new film adaptation of the classic novel, Emma have revealed how they came up with their ideas.
Production designer Kave Quinn and set decorator Stella Fox had the task of (more…)
At a recent edition of the BBC television programme Antiques Roadshow, a Faberge pear blossom glass flower was valued at £1 million.
This is the third time in the (more…)
A new version of the classic BBC television series Lovejoy is planned.
Lovejoy is a series starring (more…)
In the latest edition of the Toy Story animated films, Toy Story 4, there a scene takes place inside Second Chance Antiques shop and it is filled with Pixar Easter eggs.
Second Chance Antiques needed to be filled with a large number of (more…)
YouTube videos of people restoring antiques has become a popular trend recently, with some viewers claiming that watching them is like therapy.
One of the most popular Restoration channels is (more…)
In a recent episode of BBC’s Antiques Roadshow, a lock of braided hair inside an antique ring was thought to be from author Charlotte Brontë.
At the recording of the Antiques Roadshow at Erddig, North Wales, a woman bought in (more…)
Winston Churchill’s cigar and hat were found in a rubbish dump by David Rose, who works at the dump. He brought them to be valued at the BBC One programme Antiques Roadshow.
The objects were (more…)
A Leeds-based barber recently brought some chairs to be valued on the Antiques Roadshow at Piece Hall in Halifax that were originally located at Elland Road stadium.
When Sean Birch purchased the chairs, he wanted them for (more…)