April issue on sale now!

By Rosanna Holmes,
1st March 2012 - 00:00

 This month in Homes & Antiques... 

* Easter special
* The history of chocolate and what to collect
* Empire Marketing Board posters
* Plan your dream kitchen
* Four beautiful homes
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The April issue of Homes & Antiques is packed with real homes, vintage buys and expert advice, along with all the latest news from the Antiques Roadshow.
 

Spring brights
We show you how to add a splash of colour to your home with this season’s palette of sorbet brights.

 

 

 

 

Made to last
Could you imagine using a 100-year-old sewing machine? Meet the women for whom vintage is a practical, not a nostalgic, choice.

 

 

 

Collecting flower paintings
Vintage still life flower paintings inspire Lisa Brown as much as fresh cut blooms - and, what's more, they never wilt.

 

 

 

Chocolate collectables
Get your chocolate fix with exquisite vintage cups, moulds and beautiful packaging.

 

 

 

 

Empire Marketing Board posters
Antiques Roadshow expert Katherine Higgins explains how these unique posters promoting the best of British and the Empire provide a fascinating glimpse into early marketing campaigns.

 

 

 

Antiques of the future
Liam Treanor's furniture and lighting updates the flowing forms of mid-century design.

 

 

 

 

Four beautiful homes
This month's four homes include confectioners Miss Hope and Mr Greenwood's wonderful London home and an old bakery that is now a stylish B&B.

 

 

 

The April issue of Homes & Antiques also features vintiquing in Antwerp, our guide to kitchen extensions, highlights from recent sales of vintage fashion, rootling for goodies at the Malvern Flea, your questions answered by the Antiques Roadshow experts and lots more! 

 
Warm, inspiring and informative, Homes & Antiques is the must-read glossy for people who love great design and beautiful objects from every era. 
 
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