Friday, 16 March 2018

Rurubu

Japanese publishing company, K&B publishers have released a London guidebook called Rurubu. 60,000 copies of this new London/UK edition will be issued  all over Japan. Alfies is included in the guide!


Monday, 12 March 2018

Daily Mail

Paula Foulser, marketing manager at Petersham Nurseries, lives in a Georgian house in Bath, when it came to furnishing this Grade I-listed building the result was a beautiful space filled with a harmonious blend of vintage and modern pieces. Pictured in the bedroom is a mirrored table from Alfies.


Friday, 9 March 2018

Online: One Fine Stay

One Fine Stay was set up in 2009 to give people a special way to experience their favourite cities. onefinestay is a hospitality brand like no other – offering an unprecedented level of service for stays in the finest homes. In April 2016, they became part of the AccorHotels family, joining luxury brands like Fairmont Raffles and Sofitel. Today they have over 2,500 homes in London, Paris, Rome, New York, Los Angeles and Miami. 

Alfies is highly recommended by hosts based in Marylebone.




Online: Bianca Pianella

London obsessed blogger, Bianca Pianella, shares her favourite London antique markets, Alfies is included!





Online: Flair

Flair Online is a German fashion, interior, beauty and travel website. Hairdresser to the stars Sam McKnight shares his London insider tips and mentions Alfies as a destination:
"....But no matter where I am, like the recent Chanel show in China, I'd just like to spend an afternoon at Alfies Antique Market, looking for design treasures and eating a bacon sandwich."
- Sam McKnight.

Wednesday, 24 January 2018

London's Markets by Andrew Kershman

Metro Publications is a publishing company with a reputation for producing well researched and beautifully designed guide books on many aspects of London life.

Alfies is included in their forthcoming book: London's Markets by Andrew Kershman. An excerpt is included in the metropublications.com blog, see it here.



Thursday, 11 January 2018

Online: Culture Trip

Alfies and Church Street are included in Culture Trip's "The Best Antiques Shops to Find Second-Hand Treasures in North London".

Culture Trip is the startup inspiring millions of people to explore the world’s culture and creativity through innovative technology and our global network of local content creators.

Founded in London in 2011 by former academic psychiatrist Dr Kris Naudts, our content currently reaches over 11 million site visitors and 200 million social media users every month.



Wednesday, 20 December 2017

The Carer

The official newsletter of St John's Hospice

The inaugural Antiques Anonymous flea market was held on the 24th of September - a collaboration between Alfies and the dealers of Church Street. 

Alfies donated antiquarian books to St John's Hospice to sell at the market - we are pleased to say the sales of the books raised £391.60 for the Hospice! The remainder were donated to the Finchley Road Hospice shop.


Wednesday, 8 November 2017

VOGUE Online

As the creative consultant Matilda Goad opens her first pop-up shop in London, she shares her top tips for picking up antique and second-hand pieces and mentions Alfies dealer Steven Lazarus as a source for inspiration:

"Instagram is a great source when it comes to discovering dealers – @brownrigguk is the ultimate, @steven.lazarus has really unique (often rattan) pieces..."

Matilda Goad's Tips For Antique Hunting