RETRO DESIGN & ANTIQUES FAIR
175 Tables & Booths of Fun, Fabulous Finds for You and Your Eclectic Abode!
On Sunday, December 2, the Retro Design & Antiques Fair – Christmas edition! – returns to Vancouver’s Commercial Drive, considered one of Canada’s hippest & most colourful neighbourhoods. The 175 different vendors participating in this fun one-day fair are what make it unique to the city, and what guarantees the huge variety and sheer volume of antiques, memorabilia, and funky retro collectibles, all in one place at one time.
Expect a great selection of vintage & estate jewellery, Hollywood glam accessories, mid-century Modernist decor, decorative pottery & glass, holiday collectibles, retro lighting & fixtures, pop culture classics, boho & shabby chic design, old kitchenalia, linens & textiles, sterling silver, collector dolls & toys, farmhouse style, advertising & memorabilia, and much, much more…
PLUS – Learn All About Your Vintage and Collectible Treasures!
Ever wonder about the history of that antique cameo brooch you inherited, or the value of that brightly colored glass vase you snapped up at a garage sale? Drop-in appraisals are available from 10am-3pm at all Retro Design & Antiques Fairs, on a first-come-first-served basis. The appraisals will be conducted by Gale Pirie, an accredited member of the Canadian Personal Property Appraisers Group with many years of experience in valuing estate goods. She’s previously worked as an appraiser with the CBC’s Canadian Antiques Roadshow, and we’re delighted she’s bringing her knowledge and expertise to the fair!
The Retro Design & Antiques Fair is held at the Croatian Cultural Centre, conveniently located at 3250 Commercial Drive at 16th Avenue in Vancouver, BC. Show hours are 10:00 am – 3:00 pm, general admission is $5 at the door, and parking is free. For more information, please contact 21st Century Promotions at 604 980 3159 or http://www.21cpromotions.com/antiques_fair/index.html.