Special Group Tour in London for Designers

Dear Diva Readers,

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For this upcoming British invasion partnering Nobel’s group with The Antiques Diva & Co was a natural connection.  The AD&CO takes people to places and introduces them to people they would not have access to on their own.  As a company, our mission is to make European antiques accessible, helping to navigate the international waters of buying overseas and introducing clients not only to antiques vendors but also to international shippers and to European life in general.  On our antique buying tours we lend our experience and long-term relationships to our clients, making introductions to off-the-beaten path antique dealers and giving designers inside access that usually takes decades to achieve. My business is based on relationships as we build a bridge between North America and Europe.

Meanwhile Steve Nobel explains, “The real benefit for the participants in my Nobelinks groups is the people; collegiality is based on trusted relationships. We give interior designers the opportunity to make not only professional connections, but, perhaps more importantly, to make personal connections. Profound connections are made in our groups that are life changing for our designers.” Past participants in these ventures include Mark Cutler, Sherry Hayslip, Skip Sroka, Wendi Young and many others.

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With the help of The Antiques Diva & Co, Nobelink’s Design Trust will delve deeply into design during the top industry events in the UK this fall, traveling abroad September 19 – 23, 2014 during the International London Design Festival, DECOREX and FOCUS at Chelsea Harbor. Going further afield into the English countryside, this intimate group tour will help designers curate resources from British town and country, visiting country houses, historic castles and some of the top decorative antiques dealers in the Cotswolds and Sussex. Designers will learn how buying antiques abroad can increase their profit margin while also giving them a competitive edge in the marketplace.

For more information email to:toma@antiquesdiva.com”>toma@antiquesdiva.com

Cheers Mate!
The Antiques Diva®

Join Us for Champagne at Decorex

Dear Interior Designers,

Are you coming abroad to London this Fall to attend Decorex September 22 – 25, 2013?

The entire Decorex event is going to be down-right diva worthy.  This is the UK’s premier luxury design and interiors show.  And though popular for years it’s just gotten better – they are moving to their new home at Perks Field and The Orangery, Kensington Palace!

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Not only do they have a brand new, prestigious venue, rumor has it this interior design show has an even better collection of suppliers and designs as well as an inspirational array of speakers on board.

Antiques Diva


Locally based English Agent for The Antiques Diva & Co and head of Buying Services, Gail McLeod, will be at the fair meeting VIPS for “un coup de Champagne” at the  Martin Brudnizki-designed Champagne bar!

We’d LOVE to meet you too!! If you’re heading to London to Decorex email me to:toma@antiquesdiva.com”>toma@antiquesdiva.com to make a Champagne Date!

Warm Regards
The Antiques Diva® & Co