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The Vintage Guide To London | January 20, 2018

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Exhibitions - 3/4 - The Vintage Guide To London

Design & advertising history at The Museum of Brands

July 3, 2014 |

From 1890s Rimmel cosmetics to 1970s chopper bikes, The Museum of Brands in Notting Hill brings together over 150 years of commercial design and advertising history.
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Find vintage paintings at the Sunday Art Salon

April 4, 2013 |

Sunday Art Salon is an occasional monthly pop-up gallery and networking event for artists, fashion lovers and collectors featuring contemporary art alongside vintage art, furniture and collectibles.
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Discover English living room styles at the Geffrey Museum

September 29, 2012 |

Set in elegant 18th century almshouses, The Geffrye Museum depicts the quintessential style of English middle-class living rooms. Its collections of furniture, textiles, paintings and decorative arts are displayed in a series of period rooms from 1600 to the present day.

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Homage to the tramp: Charlie Chaplin – the great Londoner

September 23, 2012 |

Charles Chaplin was born in 1889 in East Street, Lambeth, where he spent most of his childhood in poverty. He was even temporarily orphaned when his mother was forced into a mental asylum. From an early age Chaplin found escape in London’s music halls where he made his mark as a boy actor, laying the foundations to a career that would take him to Hollywood and international fame. The London Film Museum currently features an excellent exhibition on Chaplin and his rags to riches story.
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Radio times – check out the The British Wireless and Television Museum

August 19, 2012 |

Vintage Guide writer and broadcaster Gemma King explores the wonders of The British Wireless and Television Museum in Crystal Palace.
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Vintage Seekers column: The Design Museum and its new 60s home

January 27, 2012 |

Estella Shardlow is deputy editor of Vintage Seekers, the premium online platform curating a heritage lifestyle. In a regular Vintage Seekers column Estella reports on high-end vintage events and news. This time, she takes a closer look at The Design Museum and its new home.
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