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Last Minute Diva – The Night Flea Market in Berlin

Dear Diva Readers,

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What:
Night Flea Market

When:
Saturday, June 25, 2011
3pm – 10pm

Where:
Fehrbelliner Platz
Berlin, Germany

A Diva Resource:
To help you at the market, GEOBeats has put together a great series teaching viewers to-know-when-antique-shopping_travel” target=”_blank”>5 German Phrases you need to know when antique shopping! Watch this short video on Daily Motion.

Gute Einkaufsmöglichkeiten!

The Antiques Diva®
(seen below shopping at Der Berliner Trödelmarkt • An der Straße des 17. Juni last year with Kelli McClintock of A Rendez Vous with Style).

Last Minute Diva – Amsterdam Auction at de Zwaan Veilinggebouw

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top:2px;padding-right:5px;font-family:times;”>Dutch-based Diva Readers will be delighted to know that de Zwaan, a canal-side Amsterdam auction house, is hosting a killer sale “Algemene Kunst-en-Antiekveiling” 10 – 25 March, 2009.

While the sale is next week, the viewing days are going on right now and rumor has it there are some great items up for grabs!

Viewing Days!!

Thursday 5 March until Sunday 8 March from 10am – 5pm daily

Late viewing on Thursday evening from 7pm – 9pm

For the sale dates, visit de Zwaan’s website and while you’re there take a browse through their online catalog.

As always, should you be interested in attending the auction with a helping hand, email The Antiques Diva at toma@antiquesdiva.com to schedule individual auction shopping services.

Veilinggebouw De Zwaan B.V.
Keizersgracht 474 – 1017 EG Amsterdam
Telefoon 020 622 0447 – Fax 020 638 45 76
E-mail info@dezwaan.nl

Last Minute Diva! Cote de Texas presents The Urban Market

top:2px;padding-right:5px;font-family:times;”>If I were to give a divalicious award for what The Antiques Diva™ considers to be the “Best Blog in The Universe” – Cote de Texas would be the bright and shining winner! Written by an Interior Decorator in Houston who has perhaps the best eye for design I’ve ever seen, I anxiously await her frequently posted blogs and when they pop into my inbox, I pour myself a cuppa tea, settle in and view the eye candy. I’ve tuned many Antiques Diva Shopping Tour clients on to her blog, and inevitably they come to me a week or two after the introduction with photos of “must buys” that they found on her site!

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Cote de Texas, HAT’s OFF TO YOU for a wonderful job! You always inspire me both as a blogger and an interior decorator!

The Antiques Diva™

Cote de Texas’ Last Minute Chic Shopping Tip:

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607 E. Witney Drive –
Directions: I-45 North, Exit Airline, Left on Airline, Right on Whitney

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Last Minute Diva – Verzamelen in Stijl!

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A vendor planning to be there and who has caught my eye is De Sluis Art Deco with their beautiful vintage jewelry, while Goede Sier has a collection of Amsterdam School silver that I’ve seen in their stall at Amsterdam’s De Looier’s which looks quite interesting. Meanwhile, Kanne & Kruike has me intrigued enough by their collection of Art Nouveau & Jugendstil that I’ve half a mind to cancel my weekend get-a-way to Antwerp and stay home here in Amsterdam to go to this fair. Alas, perhaps it was Freudian that it slipped my mind to post the notice on this fair — as maybe I felt that if I couldn’t go, I didn’t want anyone else too either!

Happy Shopping & Buy something for me while you’re there!

Tot Ziens!

The Antiques Diva™

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