About Antique Elegance

41st ANTIQUE ELEGANCE SHOW
September  20 & 21 , 2014
Saturday: 10am – 5pm
Sunday: 10am – 5pm

at the RICHARDSON CIVIC CENTER in Dallas, TX
411 West Arapaho Road, Richardson, TX  | (972) 744-4090 | Google Maps

Over 60 antique dealers from all over the country and Europe

$5 General Admission

You are invited to one of the most prestigious antique shows in the South! Antique Elegance® is a special show for a select group of unique and fine quality items, specializing in Pre- Civil War and the Victorian era through 1950s. Customers from the east to the west coast, Europe and Asia attend just to browse, shop and delight in the lovely array of Victorian accessories & antiques that we assemble under one roof. Antique Elegance is run by Steven Porterfield, and occurs twice a year. It is considered one of the nation’s premier antique shows which today includes pre-Civil War to the 1950′s.

SPECIAL EVENTS:                                         

Upcycling:  the Unexpected & U | Saturday – 1:00 P.M.

Re-purposing and up-cycling–giving new life to beautiful old heirlooms and collectibles will be presented by The Team at Buttons & Bows, Etc., Frisco, Texas.  See their website:  www.buttonsandbows.com

 

The Thrill of Collecting Classic Vintage Sewing Machines | Sunday – 1:00 P.M.

The history, repair, and hunt for vintage sewing machines will be presented by Allison Bayer of Plano, Texas, a certified repair person and long time quilter.

 

 

 

 

One of Steven Porterfield’s jobs is the repair of the antique textiles and clothing that he curates and sells.  Here Steven shows the repair of a Victorian hat!

Picture 1: Hat in condition as purchased.  2: Inside lining is missing.  3: Inside lining replaced with Period Silk.  4: Hat steamed and reshaped.

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Restored to all original.  This is how museums like them.  BUT…I want to embellish this for the style show so…I added cock feathers and period ribbon.  Finished hat!

 

 

HOTELS
Coming in from out of town?

We have arranged special rates for our vendors and guests. Also, be sure to let us know in advance if you would like additional information on antiquing in the Dallas area. We would be happy to put together a shopping info packet together for you.

Courtyard – Marriott–Richardson

1000 South Sherman
Richardson, TX 75081
Call 1-800-321-2211
Katie Stricker will be our go-to person up to the time you arrive on the property at which point you will be in the capable hands of their staff.
Mention the Antique Elegance Show to receive the special group rate.  Special rate cutoff date is January 23, 2014.  Reservation requests and/or changes in reservations received after your cut-off date will be based on a space and rate availability.

Other Hotels
All within a two mile radius of the Richardson Civic Center.

Hampton Inn  
972-234-5400
1577 Gateway Blvd

Holiday Inn Richardson
972-238-1900
1655 N Central Exp

Residence Inn by Marriott 
972-503-7794
7642 LBJ Fwy.

Homewood Suites  
972-437-6976
9169 Markville Dr.

Hawthorn Suites
972-669-1000
250 Municipal Dr.

Clarion Hotel    
972-644-4000
1981 N Central Exp.

Como Motel 
972-235-5266
721 S Central Exp.

Omni Richardson Hotel   
972-231-9600
701 E Campbell Rd.

Garrett Creek Ranch Inc.  
972-680-8679
1.49 miles away

Continental Inn 
972-235-8321
758 S Central Exp.

Comfort Inn
972-680-8884
220 W Spring Valley Rd.

Super 8 Motel  
972-680-8884
220 W Spring Valley Rd.

Clubhouse Inn & Suites   
972-479-0500
901 E Campbell Rd.

Homestead Studio Suites 
972-479-0500
901 E Campbell Rd.

 

 

email us for booth pricing

EXHIBITORS  Use the link above to contact us or you may also call  432-687-2004  during office hours (Monday – Friday: 1 PM – 6 PM)

 

DEALERS

A Wilder Place In Time
Linda Wilder
Flowermound, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(972) 342-8776
lindat.wilder@verizon.net

Amber’s Attic
Arlington, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Annie’s Song
Anne Blomeyer
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)
www.boydblomeyer.com

Avant Antiques
Donna Chalker
Dallas, TX – (Sept)
www.avantantiques.com

Barrister Estate Jewelry
Minnetonka, MN – (Feb/Sept)

Beth Brown
Houston, TX–(Feb/Sept)
903-277-8554bbrown@aol.com

Buttons & Bows, Etc.
Barbara Bishop Boykin
Kathy Bishop Lowe
Joyce Bishop Simpson
Frisco, TX – (Feb/Sept)
joyce@buttonsandbows.com
www.buttonsandbows.com

Buttons Etc
Sadie Jackman
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)

C & C Antiques,
Moore, OK -  (Feb Show)

Carol’s Antiques
Carol Mitchell
Hemet, CA – (Sept)
(909) 772-9297
nanny378@aol.com

Cassandra & Suzanne
Cassandra Von Wahlde
Keller, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(817) 656-8337

Charlotte Bennett
Wolfe City, TX – (Sept)

Chic Cherie
Marilyn Harris and
Regina Wittenberg
High Street Antique Mall
800 N. Central Expressway
Plano, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(972) 509-7878
vintagechiccherie@gmail.com

Chris’ Cupboard
Chris East
Sherman, TX – (Feb/Sept)
re2410@cableone.net

Chris Enebo Antique Jewelry
Christine Enebo
Evergreen, CO – (Feb/Sept)
(720) 219-2823
jewels7795@msn.com

Commandant’s Cottage Antiques & Books
Sandra L. Hoekstra
College Station, TX – (Feb/Sept)
ccantiquesandbooks@yahoo.com
www.ccantiquesandbooks.com

Crofters
Georgetown, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Curious Goods
Patty Langston
Wimberley, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(512) 847-7113
mplangston@yahoo.com

Debra Wold
Tulsa, OK – (Feb/Sept)
(918) 671-8078
dkrw513@aol.com

Deja’ Vu
Tyler, TX – (Sept)

Earl Buckman
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Elegant Baby
Virginia Beach, VA – (Feb/Sept)

G&S Antiques, LLC
Edmond, OK – (Feb/Sept)
(405)301-2770
gands-antiques@cox.net

Golden Apples
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Happy Hunter
Patsy Vosburgh
Tulsa, OK – (Feb)

Heritage Antiques
Germantown, TN – (Feb/Sept)

Irene’s Antiques of Distinction
Phyllis Wentworth
Martha Farquharson
McKinney, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(972) 569-0283 or (972) 896-4255
mfarquharson@tx.rr.com

Jeanne McCarthy
Caledonia Park, PA – (Sept)

John Allen – Fine Books
John Allen
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Lakeside Antiques
Judith & Richard Fakkel
McKinney, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Marian M. Dietzmann
Antique & Estate Jewelry

Boerne, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(830) 229-5656
fwdmm@netzero.net

Marilyn Mitchell &
Diana Boyd

Richardson, TX – (Feb/Sept)

McIntosh & Weller
Colorado Springs, CO – (Feb/Sept)

Merlin’s Antiques
Merlin Niehaus
Gatesville, TX – (Sept)

Neats Antiques
Rhonda Ford
Arnold, MO – (Feb/Sept)
(314) 378-6390
rsford@aol.com

The Nielsen Collection
Shirley Nielsen
Columbus, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Past Treasures
Marieta, GA – (Feb/Sept)

Patrick Tully Enterprises
Plano, TX – (Sept)

Pure Vintage Chicago
Melissa Sands
Highwood, IL – (Sept)

Romancing The Past
Hartwell, GA – (Feb)

S O S Estate Sale Finds
Sondy Hayes and Stacy Anderson
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)
hayes.sondy@sbcglobal.net

Scarlet Lady Antiques
Weatherford, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Schoolmarm’s Antiques
Bolingbrook, IL – (Feb/Sept)
(630) 759-5129
maryschrimshaw@sbcglobal.net

Skip 2 My Lou
Janet Waldrop
Flint, TX – (Feb/Sept)

The Smitten Flea
Karen Dawkins Antiques
McKinney, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Snow Leopard Antiques
Susan Curran Wright
Raleigh , NC – (Feb/Sept)

Something Special Antiques
Ft Worth , TX – (Feb/Sept)

Sometimes Boutique
Ann Sams
Midland, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Spencer House  Antiques
Denver, CO – (Feb/Sept)

Steve Roberts
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Stillmeadow Antiques
Anita Motley
Greenville, TX – (Sept)

Stuart Cropper
East Sussex, UK – (Sept)
stuartcropper@mac.com

Sugar’s Vintage
Aileen Brady
Frisco, TX – (Feb/Sept)
www.sugarsvintage.com

Treasures From Yesterday
Sandy & Doug Westrup
Carrollton, TX – (Feb/Sept)
swestrup@verizon.net

Vicki’s Antics & Collectibles
Vicki Crocker
Guthrie, OK – (Feb/Sept)

Victorian Greyhound
Linda Mahlke
Flower Mound, TX – (Feb/Sept)
(214) 585-1203
victoriangreyhound@gmail.com

Vintage Martini
Ken Weber
Carrollton, TX – (Feb/Sept)

Wendy Knight
Dallas, TX – (Feb/Sept)