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Home Decorating
with Antiques, Vintage
& Collectibles


Historic Homes - open
Historic Homes for sale
Historic Inns & Taverns
B&Bs in Antique Houses
Villages & Seaports
Nautical Antiquing
Touring Information
Books on Antiquing

Antiques from
New England Shops

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Antiquing by State
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Massachusetts
Maine
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont
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Search for Shops by City
US & Worldwide Shops
Events & Shows
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RECENT ACQUISITIONS AT

BG Galleries - Hingham, MA



Mark & Najorie Antiques



Linda Rosen Antiques



Woodbine Antiques


Trianon Antiques


Autrefois Antiques


Recent Acquisitions - R. Jorgensen Antiques


* Just In - Hanes & Ruskin
Old Lyme, CT


Stanlet Weiss Collection
Providence, RI

Quaboag Valley Antiques
Palmer, MA

A. A. Gaines Antiques
Newport, RI

Eve Stone Antiques
16th-19th Century Brass Snuff Boxes
East Haven, CT
One of a Kind Antiques
Connecticut

Kahn Fine Antiques
Massachusetts



CDDPERATORS
DURING EARLY PHASES

Quaboag Valley Antiques
Special Joy's Doll Shop
Jonesport Nautical Antiques
"> New England Brass
Campello Antiques

Plantsville General Store
English Trunk Show Company
Franklin Antique Center
Linda Rosen Antiques
Ice Rocket
Google
Google/Feedburner


TIAS list of Antiquing Clubs


To increase your enjoyment of New England antiquing, here are three books that would be good companions.
Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles Price List
Smithsonian Guide
      - Northern New England
       - Southern New England


1710

ANOTHER SECOND PENNY INN
Stonington, CT 06378 "If you have two pennies, with the first buy bread
and with the second buy hyacinths for your soul."
Another Second Penny Inn, a 1710 colonial, offers three
large Guest rooms, private jetted baths, fireplaces, gardens
and quiet country setting near the heart of Mystic.


Milford Antiques Show
Every Sunday 8:30 am to Noon - October through April
Hampshire Hills Sports & Fitness Club
Milford, NH



MAKLIN Crib
wirh baby -$460

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For more info visit
Special Joy's Antique Dolls
Coventry, CT


Specializing in China replacement, the old and the unusual
eBay Store - Wedgwood-Land

Chinese Earthenware Pillow
From Old England

For more info visit
Fine Antique Boxes
Worthing, UK




Advwetising Piece - 22" long

offered by Snyder & Wilson
Wiscasset, ME




ANTIQUING
"Antiquing" is not only buying, selling and collecting antiques, but includes learning about them and enjoying them in Historic Houses, Historic Inns & Taverns, Historic Villages and Seaports.
CHANGING DEFINITION
Many "Antique Shops" now offer a varety of products - Antiques, vintage, mid-century, collectibles. One author states that today, an antique is anything that is old annd collectible.
Discussion on eBay about definitions of Antiques vs Vintage

Promoting Antiquing Businesses
in New England


ARTICLES ABOUT ANTIQUE TYPES
Arts & Craft Furniture- Old House Online
History of Nantucket Baskets
In process.



EFFECT OF ANTIQUE TV SHOWS ON THE BUSINESS

Comments on the large number of Antique TV Shows
TV cashes in on Antique-Collectibles Popularity
TV's obsesion with Collectibles-Blog
An interesting blog about the many Antique/Collectible TV shows and new ones coming up.
New show "Fake or Fortune" starts this weekend
Young Collectors Blog-TV Shows
Keno Brothers in New Antiquing Show on Fox TV

TV's hottest Category
xfinity.comcast.net/blogs


ARTICLES ABOUT MARKET TRENDS

Interesting comments from the market

The New Collecting Trend - Diversification
Skinner Blog

"The most common reason for casual collecting is interior decorating:" by Arthur Schwerdt
Comments from dealers regarding the digital age
from Antiques Magazine
Discussion on eBay about definitions of Antiques vs Vintage
Also comment on Retro and OP.
"Antique Sales Dropping as Tastes Change"
BRIMFIELD Antique Dealers see changes in Buyer Tastes
Stop Selling to the Bottom? Maine Antique Digest
Twitter Marketing


FACEBOOK PAGES
NE ANTIQUING RELATED

The Fairbanks Historic House
The Red Lion Inn
New England Antique Shows
In process
1754 Bee & Thistle Inn
Keno Brothers
AntiquesTV Videos
More


RELATED TWITTER TWEETS

Old House Online
BREAKING NEWS
Twitter Statistics
Auctionxip Tweets
Can Twitter save this Dudley MA house?
Top Antique Related Twitters
Ranked by Followers
Maine Antique Digest
PBS Roadshow
More


Antiquing Related BLOGS

Blogs offer a wide variety of views and opinions on the business of Antiquing
Following are some we find interesting
Top 50 Antique Blogs
Antique Trader Blog
50 blogs about Antiques
Guide to Art Schools
Holly Lane Antiques Blog
New England Antiques Show Blog
Showcase Antiques Blog
The Young Collectors Blog
Nwewll's Antique Blog
Skinner Auctioneer Blog
2010 Review if The Evoving Critiv
Write Antiques Blog
Urban Antiques -Business Blog
The Antique Map and Print Blog
The Kitschy Collector Blog
Teapots Teapots Teapots

Antiques in Your Design Plan
More



HOME DECORATING WITH ANTIQUES,
VINTAGE & COLLECTIBLES

Antiques & Interior design
Essay on Antiques & Room Decorating
by Garry Hutner
20 U-tubes -Antiques -Interior Decoration
Decorating with Antiques & Collectibles - discussion Group
Side by Side - Antique-Home Show
Victorian Home Magazine
Young family buys antiques.
Design Tips on How to Decoraye with Antiques.
Resecorating Bungelows
"Home Decorating with Antiques" Amazon Search


HISTORICAL SOCIETIES

The Historical Societies of New England are a treasure trove of antiquing information!
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Vermont
Rhode Island


ESSAYS & EDITORIALS

Essay on developing an interest in Antiques at early age
10 ways to Increase Store Traffic
IAntiques OnLine
Writing a Business plan --by Ed Welch
Antiques and American Culture - by John Fiske
Historic House Tours - by Silas Finch
Click here for Silas Finche's comments on Web 2.0 and Antiquing.


NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARKS SURVEY
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE - Lists by state.
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont

VIDEO CLIPS

Vidio clips are now being used in news reports, advertising and web publications.
A few examples used in Antiquing.
Video about Antique Mineature Furniture
20 U-tubes -Antiques -Interior Decoration

Antique Related Videos IAntique
" Amazon is selling RoadShow epesodes for $1.99 each
An active antique coin bank
An antique walking doll
Estate Purse Catalogue


Syndication - RSS
Syndicated pages add new information nearly every day and make it available to the rapidly increasing number of "News Readers" and Bloggers. If RSS is new to you, please read
RSS-Editorial

New England Antiquing News Headlines
NYT Antiquing RSS




SOCIAL NETWORKING
Facebook and Twitter have caught the public's attention. In world traffic, Facebook is now #2 (Google is #1), Youtube is #3, Blogspot is #8, Twitter is now #10 and Linkedin is`#16.
All social networks have large antiquing related posts.

Antiquers now have their own Social Network,
IAntiques On Line (already has over 8000 members).
It has over 100 active discussion groups ranked by number of members.
Some of the most popular are:
Antique Identification & Evaluation - 1276 Members
I Wanna`Buy - 450 Members
Antique Market Place - 307 Members
Antique & Vintage Jewelry - 280 Members
They also have a Group focused on promoting
New England Antiquing- Join

(We Do NOT have a financial interest in I Antique Online. We think they are providing an important and timely service and we recomend that you join their free service.)

Other references

Getting Social Network Traffic
Social Network Optimization


10 Social Media Case Studies

Antiques form New England Antique Shops. features pictures of items from New England Shops. Click on the image to get details and the dealer offering the item. All transactions are directly with the dealer.
Most Recent Listings


You can see Antiques in their appropriate settings in Historic Homes (that are open to the public), or Historic Villages and Antique Related Museums.For those interested in the sea and ships, there are Maritime Museums and Windjammers. And last, but not least, there are Antique Shops everywhere, and numerous Shows & Events. The various states help out with Tourist Information.


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Boston Antique & Design
Show & Sale

Oct. 20-21
New England Antique Shows
Marvin Getman, Producer



Next Broadcove Auction
Route 3A, Hingham, MA


c.1760 John Gilchrist Homestead

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77 Mast Road,Goffstown, NH. For Sale - $379,9000
Listed byDeborah Hanson, Realtor
(603) 494-4023


New England Ladder Back Chair
$200


Click on image for larger view.
For more info visit
Quaboag Valley Antiques,
Palmer, MA

Pair cherry 4 dr chests,

Click on image for larger view.
For more info visit
Quaboag Valley Antiques,
Palmer, MA


c. 1740 Kitt Masterson Tavern for sale

Meticulously Restored Colonial Home
West Greenwich, RI
Click here for more information and
detailed slide show of interior.
Listed by Geri Santagata


Bird House

BELL FARM ANTIQUES
York, ME 03909


1787 Johnathan Johnson Homestead

South Sutton, NH
As seen in Antique House Magazine
Listed by Tall Pines Realty

Blue and White
Spongware Pitcher - $325


offered by Snyder & Wilson
Wiscasset, ME


Buy Some of Your Holliday Gifts
from the
Gift Shops
of Historic New England Villages & House Museums

Historic Deerfield Store
Old Deerfield, MA
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Old Sturbridge Village Store
Sturbridge, MA
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Hancock Shaker Village Store
Handcock, MA
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Shelburne Village Store
Shelburne, VT
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Peabody Essex Museum Store
Salem, MA

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Cabot Gift Shop
from th3 Beverly Historical Society, Beverly, MA

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Plimoth Plantation Store
Plymouth, MA

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Old North Church Gift Shop
Boston, MA

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Samuel Huntington House Museum Store
Scotland, CT
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Maine Maritime Museum Shop
Bath, ME
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Phelps Tavern Museum Store
Simsbury (CT) Historical Society

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Newport Historical Society Museum Store
Newport, RI

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Wenham Museum Shop
Wenham, MA
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Monroe Tavern Gift Shop
Lexington Hiatorical Society
Lexington, MA
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Keeler Tavern Museum
Ridgefield, CT

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1699 Old Ordinary Gift Shop
Norwell, MA

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Denison Homestaed Gift Shop
Mystic, CT

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Olde Tavern Gift Shop
Grafton, VT

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The Wayside Inn Store
Sudbery, MA
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Ship's Store
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Junkables antiques

Support New England's Historic Villages & House Museums
by purchasing gifts from their Gift Shops


WIDGETS


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"It's a small application that can be installed and executed within a web page by an end user"

Historic Houses for sale in New England

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While Antiquing, why not stay in an antique B&B, an Historic Inn, or visit an Antique Shop. or Antique Show.


Click on image for information.

SEARCH FOR ANTIQUE SHOPS BY CITY

Google has made this easy.
Go to Google
search page c;ick on MAPS
and type the phrase "antique shops' followed by the city.
Google will give you a list of shops and a map

City and area searches are being added to a number of the stare pages.


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to see in New England Antiquing. Send e-mail to info@antiquing.com


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