Dovehouse Fine Antiques Fairs

Dovehouse Fine Antiques Fairs

Dovehouse Fine Antiques Fairs

Dovehouse Fine Antiques Fairs

COVID -19 UPDATE: Our next 2020 Little Chelsea Decorative Arts & Antiques Fair is sadly cancelled but returning 2021. Our fair at the Dorking Halls on Sunday 27th September has been cancelled due to the current Government Guidelines for indoor events. Our next scheduled fair is Sunday 18th October – please refer to our website for any amendments/new dates.

Professionally organised friendly and inviting events with respected exhibitors offering antiques, decorative arts & jewellery/accessories from the Classic to Mid-20th Century Modern for all tastes & styles & occasions.

Family owned, Dovehouse Fine Antiques Fairs, launched their first monthly 1day fair in 2012 to an invited group of knowledgeable exhibiters followed in November 2013, the opportunity to take over the Dorking Halls Antiques & Decorative Arts Fair, a long established, 1day monthly fair since 1976 and one of Surrey’s longest running and highly regarded antiques & decorative arts fairs. Both fairs were incorporated at the Dorking Halls to re-establish the standard & quality of this much-admired event.

2019, the organisers were once again offered another long established 2day bi-annual London fair in the heart of fashionable Kings Road, Chelsea. Established in 1980, it was relaunched in March 2020 under the Dovehouse brand & retitled ‘Little Chelsea Decorative Arts and Antiques Fair’ to incorporate the blend of quality antiques, jewellery/accessories it is noted for, with the demand for the decorative arts for the homer Interior from the classic the mid-century design which proved to be a great success.

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With its friendly and relaxed charm, the Dorking Halls Antiques & Decorative Arts Fair offers an amazing variety of artifacts with specialisms in glass, silver and ceramic too furniture, mirrors, paintings & decorative arts for the home interior not to mention lovers of jewellery/accessories. From early Classical & named makers/designers, the Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Arts and Crafts to the mid-century Scandinavian, the Asian & tribal arts and the sublime to the weirdly wonderful makes this fair so unique for all tastes, styles and budgets.

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Among the relaxed grandeur of the Chelsea Old Town Hall, the ‘ Little Chelsea Decorative Arts & Antiques Fair’ is a ‘must’ so admired by regular visitors and a destination for the decorators, designers, dealers, collectors and home making enthusiasts. Blending the decorative arts & antiques for the home interior; furniture, textiles, mirrors, rugs, lighting with specialisms including fine art, maps, glass, ceramic, silver & bronzes for those statement pieces. From the Classical to mid-20th century modern, English, European, tribal & Asian arts not to mention jewellery/accessories- classical, high end costume and the popular organic Scandinavian design – all under one roof.

Dovehouse Antiques Fair


The fair is regularly advertised in relevant trade publications and online, including social media (Facebook, Instagram Pinterest etc), Antique Atlas (, Antiques Trade Gazette, Antiques Info, Collectors Trader and The Trade Calendar; Local & national Newspapers/magazines including Homes & Antiques, Surrey Advertiser and a monthly online newsletter covering the upcoming fairs and stallholders exhibiting at each event.

Click the examples below of press coverage/articles & links to social media.

Antiques & Collectors Trader
Antiques Trade Gazette
Homes & Antiques
The Antique Trade Calendar
Surrey Advertiser
Antique Collecting Magazine