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London Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

Sat 13th October 2018
10.30am-4.30pm

Chelsea Town Hall, King’s Road, London SW3 5EE

London Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

A wonderful selection of good quality textiles sold by knowledgeable dealers, who are happy to chat about their wares.

Adults £6, concessions £4 »

atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk


Manchester Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

Sun 15th April 2018
10.00 am - 4.30 pm

Armitage Centre, Fallowfield, Manchester M14 6HE

Manchester Antique & Vintage Textile Fair 2018

Visit the fair for a fantastic range of vintage fashion, antique textiles and costume sourced from around the world.

Admission £6, Concessions £4, Trade from £10 »

http://bit.ly/2iThwGn

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


London ATF

Sun 8th October 2017
10.30 am - 4.30 pm

Chelsea Old Town Hall, King’s Road, London SW3 5EE

London ATF

Top quality antique and vintage textile and dress fair with 40 dealers who are happy to show, discuss and talk about their wares. Near, Middle & Far Eastern, English & European, Worldwide textiles and dress. Meet the Bursary winners whose creations will be displayed. »

atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk

Tel: 020 7923 0331


Manchester Antique Textile Fair

Sun 30th April 2017
10am-4.30pm Trade entrance: 7.30- 8.30am

Armitage Centre Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

Manchester Antique Textile Fair

2017 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Manchester Antique Textile Fair - a fantastic achievement which we hope you'll join us to celebrate.

2017 also marks the 100th Anniversary of Lucienne Day, who was President of the Textile Society.

Admission: Trade - 7:30am £20; 8:30am £10
General Public - 10am £6 (£4 concessions) »

http://bit.ly/2nYW3x2


London Antique Fair

Sun 2nd October 2016
10.30 am - 4.30 pm

Chelsea Old Town Hall King’s Road, London SW3 5EE

London Antique Fair

Come and join us at this top quality antique and vintage textile and dress fair with knowledgeable dealers who are happy to show, discuss and talk about their wares.

Meet the Bursary winners

£6 - concessions £4

rbkc.gov.uk/venueschelsea

Janie Lightfoot atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk


Antique Textile Fair

Manchester ATF

Sun 6th March 2016
10am-4.30pm Trade entrance: 7.30- 8.30am

Armitage Centre Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

Antique Textile Fair

The Annual Manchester Fair, chock full of wonderful antique and ethnic textiles, costumes, books and related ephemera. Plus the Upstairs guild fair, student awards and full talks programme.
Full programme, ticket details and access info here. »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


London ATF

Antique Textile Fair

Sun 4th October 2015
10:30 to 16:30

Chelsea Old Town Hall King's Road, London, SW3 5EE

London ATF

Whether you are looking for a decorative textile for furnishing your home or a vintage outfit to wear, if you are a designer seeking inspiration, or a dress or textile collector, this is the event you should not miss.

Online booking now available. »

atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk


Manchester ATF

Antique Textile Fair

Sun 1st March 2015
10am – 4:30pm (Trade from 8:30am)

Armitage Centre Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

Manchester ATF

Once again we will have a fantastic range of Antique and Vintage Dress and textiles from around the world, and spanning 4 centuries from the 16th Century to the 1970s.

Admission £6, Concession £4, Trade £10.
Full talks programme here. »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


London ATF

Sun 12th October 2014
10.30am - 4.30pm (trade from 9,30)

Chelsea Old Town Hall Kings Road, London, SW3 5EE

London ATF

London Antique Textile Fair

£6, £4 concessions, £10 trade

On line booking now available. »

http://tinyurl.com/n6c446j

atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk


Manchester Antique Textile Fair

Sun 2nd March 2014
10am to 4:30pm, Trade from 8:30am

Armitage Centre, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE Admission is £6 (Trade is £10) Concessions £4 Payment is by cash only

Manchester Antique Textile Fair

A report on the 2014 fair is now avaialble.

£6 Concessions £4 Trade £10 (cash only) »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


London ATF

Sun 6th October 2013
10.30-16.30, trade from 9.30am

Chelsea Old Town Hall King’s Road, London

London ATF

Dealers came from Britain, France and Italy with top quality English, European and Worldwide textiles and costumes from 17th to mid 20th century.

See photos and comments here. »

atflondon@textilesociety.org.uk


Manchester Antique Textile Fair

Sun 3rd March 2013
10am-4.30pm

Armitage Centre, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

Manchester Antique Textile Fair

This year's special guest, in conversation, will be Georgina Von Etzdorf. There will also be book signings, demonstrations and student awards, as well, of course, as a wealth of antique textile and vintage fashion dealers.

Full programme now published here. »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


London ATF

Sun 7th October 2012
10.30-16.30, trade from 9.15am

Chelsea Old Town Hall King’s Road, London

London ATF

The 2012 London ATF was a great success, with takings and profit up on last year. We had 71 stall holders, including exhibitors from the Netherlands, Italy and France, and over 400 visitors.
Many thanks to everyone who helped to make this year such a success.

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


Manchester Antique Textile Fair

Sun 4th March 2012
10am-4.30pm

Armitage Centre, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

Manchester Antique Textile Fair

This year we celebrated the Fair's 20th Anniversary, with another excellent event. 100s came through the doors to sample the fantastic array of antique and ethnic wares.
Meanwhile 'upstairs' was as intersting as ever. Student winners form previous year's were invited to show work, alongside the finalists for this year's student buraries, and talk about what their award meant to them.
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atf@textilesociety.org.uk


London Antique Textile Fair

Sun 2nd October 2011
10.30am-4.30pm (trade from 10am)

Chelsea Town Hall SW3

London Antique Textile Fair

Our London fair in 2010 was a great success and we return to London this October, at a new venue, in Chelsea. Once again, we invite you to join us in the sale of antique textiles and dress, and good quality vintage clothing and textiles from around the world.
Entry £6, concessions £4, trade £10 »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


Manchester Antique Textile Fair

Sun 6th March 2011
10am-4.30pm

Armitage Centre Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6HE

Manchester Antique Textile Fair

A report on the 2011 Manchester ATF is available here. »

www.textilesociety.org.uk

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


Textile Society London Fair

Sun 26th September 2010
10.30am-4.30pm

Kensington Town Hall

Textile Society London Fair

To complement the highly succesful and long running Antique Textile Fair (now the the Textile Society's Manchester Fair) we are launching a new London fair, with a similar theme and content.

Booking form now available, here.
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atf@textilesociety.org.uk


Textile Society Manchester Fair

Antique Textile Fair 2010

Sun 7th March 2010
10am-4.30pm

Armitage Centre Fallowfield Manchester M14 6HE

Textile Society Manchester Fair

Whether you are a serious collector, or decorating your home in period style, or somebody looking for that extra special gift - this is the event you should not miss! »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk


Antique Textile Fair 2009

Sun 1st March 2009
10 - 4.30 (Trade 8.30)

Armitage Centre, Fallowfield, Manchester

Antique Textile Fair 2009

Our perennial spring fair is a firm favourite for enthusiasts interested in buying antique and vintage costumes and textiles to collect, wear or discover. The selection is vast with 130 stands selling Oriental & Eastern European costumes & textiles; English costumes & textiles, fans, lace and linens as well as plenty of vintage clothes & textiles. »

atf@textilesociety.org


The Textile Society Antique Textile Fair

Sun 9th March 2008
10 am - 5 pm (Trade 8.30 am)

Armitage Centre, Moseley Rd Fallowfield Manchester M14 6HE

The Textile Society Antique Textile Fair

Stand after stand heaped high with fabulous textiles and garments from all over the world. Racks of vintage and ethnic clothing, silks from the mysterious East, bundles of braids, loops of ribbons, boxes of buttons, silks and satins, embroideries and knitting, along with old household linens from France. »

atf@textilesociety.org.uk