An antiques-lover’s guide to surviving a coronavirus lockdown

As the spread of Covid-19 in the UK is increasing, we thought we would share some fun ideas on how to spend your time in the case of self-isolation...

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Desperate for an antiques-shopping fix? Check out some online auctions. There are amazing bargains to be had!

Barneby's website

 

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Take the opportunity to clean your treasured items – polish your silverware, wash your vases or buff up those picture frames.

Glass vase

 

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Create a moodboard of your dream collection. Pinterest is a great place to start!

Homes & Antiques Pinterest

 

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Watch all of your favourite antiques TV shows. Back-to-back episodes of Antiques Road Trip? Count us in!

BBC Antiques Road Trip

 

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Put your feet up and read H&A! If you subscribe, you won’t need to leave the house to get your copy. Or you can also view it online.

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Unleash your creativity and rearrange one of your favourite collections of antiques. Share your fresh display on Insta – #lockdowndecorating

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