Posts Tagged ‘sale’

Answers on a postcard

Answers on a postcard

The Royal College of Art’s anonymous postcard sale celebrates its 20th year this month. It began as a novel idea to raise funds for the college: selling 400 pot-luck postcards made by a mix of established artists and art students, all for ?15 a pop – but! (more…)

Everything must go

Everything must go

The Lanesborough Hotel is holding a public auction to sell more than 3,000 items from its guest rooms and public areas. In readiness for a forthcoming major refurbishment, the hotel has decided that everything must go. (more…)

Fashionistas gather at the Great Sale

Fashionistas gather at the Great Sale

The 2011 Great Singapore Sale will see fashion enthusiasts and sale-lovers flock to Singapore for the world’s largest sale of fashion and luxury goods.

Running from this week until the 24th of July, the eight-week sale will allow travellers and shopaholics the chance to save up to 70% off retail prices as well as enjoying tax-free rates for tourists. (more…)

Been there, done that, bought the beach

Been there, done that, bought the beach

Ever been on holiday and not wanted to go home? Lying on the beach wishing you owned it so you could stay forever? Private beaches and island resorts sometimes do come up for sale – particularly in Dubai where, as one lot are sold off, new ones are build – but tend to be the preserve of the insanely rich. (more…)

Tribal prints

Tribal prints

Among works by Lowry, Epstein and Picasso on sale at Art London this week will be a collection of pictures donated by some of the world’s most legendary photographers in aid of endangered tribes. (more…)

Set sale for the slopes

Set sale for the slopes

There is something wistful and romantic about those old illustrations of snow-capped mountains, sleeper trains and retro wooden skis that digital photography can rarely equal. So it’s unsurprising that the whimsical ski posters borne out of the early 20th-century tourism boom have become seriously collectable. (more…)

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