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Style Star Eddie Ross at 2017 Main Line Antiques Show

Designer and entertaining expert Eddie Ross will be leading a private tour at The Main Line Antiques show on Sunday October 8 for a select number of people to “Shop the Show” and learn first-hand how to mix modern décor with antiques.

Eddie has worked as a design, decorating and food editor for House Beautiful, Martha […]

Designing and Historic Preservation come together with Patricia Marian Cove

An exquisite display of decorative arts and design elements will be presented by renowned interior decorator Patricia Marian Cove at this year’s Main Line Antiques Show.

Ms. Cove’s Architectural Interiors and Design firm specializes in the renovation, restoration and adaptive re-use within buildings of the eighteenth, nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first centuries, reflective of the rich architectural […]

H. L. Chalfant Fine Art and Antiques: Going back in time to offer the best today

The Main Line Antiques Show is pleased to welcome back H.L.Chalfant Fine Art and Antiques as a dealer even the most discerning antique buyer will fall in love with. H. L Chalfant has represented some of the finest examples of American furniture, decorative accessories and fine art from the 18th to the 20th century. Many […]

Valley Forge Flowers – French antiques with a twist

This blog post was guest written by Valley Forge Flowers, a new dealer to the The Main Line Antiques Show this year.  Come visit their booth October 7 & 8, 2017.
Valley Forge Flowers has been in the flower business on the Main Line for over 50 years, branching out from arrangements and events into home […]

Southern Charm meets Northern Exposure: Thistlethwaite Americana

Taylor Thistlethwaite is a returning Main Line Antiques Show dealer.  At thirty-one, he represents the next generation of dealers to be involved in the Show.  He started in Kentucky and his business, Thistlethwaite Americana, is located in Glasgow, Kentucky.

Thistlethwaite has a passion for American history and also feels one should be surrounded by beautiful objects. […]

Hanes and Ruskin Antiques – History Comes Alive

The Main Line Antiques Show is delighted to welcome back Hanes and Ruskin Antiques of Old Lyme Connecticut after an absence of several years. Joy Ruskin Hanes and Lee Hanes are professional antique dealers whose family has been in the business since 1946. On her side of the family, Joy is a 3rd generation antiques […]

Advice for Beginning Collectors from an Expert

The Main Line Antiques Show is thrilled to feature this guest blog by Interior Designer Janice Lachman. Janice has had an illustrious career in design, which began with her studies at Syracuse University, and includes a Fulbright Hayes Research Grant for two years studying textile design in Southeast Asia with trade experts there. Janice spent 14 […]

Fletcher/Copenhaver Fine Art: 20th Century European Art at The Main Line Antiques Show

In 1993, John Copenhaver and Joel Fletcher formed Fletcher/Copenhaver Fine Art, specializing in American and European modern figural art of the 20th and 21st centuries. They deal privately and also exhibit at a number of major antique and design shows throughout the United States, traveling to Europe at least once a year in search of […]

Every Antique Tells a Story, Part I: A Unique Desk from Van Tassel-Baumann American Antiques

It can truly be said that no two pieces of antique furniture are exactly alike. A great example can be seen in the video above, in which antiques dealer Ruth Van Tassel of Van Tassel-Baumann American Antiques shows and discusses the attributes of an 18th century Chippendale slant-front desk. The desk was constructed with unique […]

Surrey Services Welcomed Robert Madonna as President and CEO this Year

Surrey Services for Seniors, the beneficiary of The Main Line Antiques Show, welcomed Robert “Bob” Madonna as President and CEO in January. He brings more than 30 years of leadership experience in both business and not-for-profit to the organization.

The October 2016 Show will be Bob’s first Main Line Antiques Show, and he says, “I am […]