arts and crafts

Artful Teasing

Artful Teasing

Artful Teasing is a family run company selling toiletries and skin care products from their shop in Petworth, West Sussex. A calm haven from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, they stock all things fragrant and beautiful.

Alongside their own cosmetic line, they stock brands including: Czech & Speake colgnes, Lampe Berger room fragrance, Durance en Provence home fragrance and Eau de Toilettes, Dr Vranges diffusers and perfume, Edwin Jagger men’s grooming accoutrements, Helen Moore faux fur slipper boots and hot water bottles, Caro London cotton kimonos make-up bags and wash bags.

Inspired by the beautiful countryside of West Sussex, Artful Teasing use natural essential oils to fragrance in all their products and source quality ingredients from around the world, many of them organic. They are all paraben free.

Owner Colin is a skin care expert and cosmetic chemist who formulates all the store’s own-brand lotions, creams and washes which are all made locally in Sussex. His wife Kate loves all things fragrant and creates the natural perfumes used to scent their products.

Artful Teasing supply prestige establishments with hand wash, hand lotion and bedroom toiletries. Customers include Goodwood, 1 Michelin starred Mr Underhill’s in Ludlow, 2 Michelin starred Hand & Flowers in Marlow and Pennsylvania Castle on the Isle of Portland.

Bellmans Auctioneers & Valuers

Bellmans Auctioneers & Valuers

At Bellmans we pride ourselves on providing first-class customer care and a unique selling environment. Our experienced team of specialists and consultants provide accurate and professional advice to our clients.

When items are consigned for entry into either our Antiques and Interiors Auction or our Saturday Sale, they are fully illustrated online both on www.bellmans.co.uk and www.the-saleroom.com. They are also detailed in our catalogues, which are complementary when your lot is being sold.

For your convenience and peace of mind our expansive facilities offer 27,000 square feet of selling and short-term storage space, including a dedicated viewing room for Silver, Jewellery and Oriental Works of Art, a secure yard for storage and sale of Furniture and Garden Statuary, internal and external CCTV security and a large car park. We have disabled parking facilities and easy wheelchair access. We even have a fork-lift truck on site to take care of your heavy items!

Cleall Antiques

Cleall Antiques

Cleall Antiques are based on the outskirts of Arundel, West Sussex set in the idyllic village of Lyminster. They are well known for their eclectic collection of decorative antiques from the 18th Century to the 20th Century, in particular their huge variety of antique mirrors.

Their extensive collection of different kinds of mirrors stretches from gilded mirrors, cream formal mirrors, arched top mirrors, crested mirrors, distressed mirrors, floor standing mirrors, gesso mirrors, guilt mirrors, hall mirrors, large mirrors, mirror and backboards, mirrors with cherubs, oak framed mirrors, original mercury mirrors, ornate mirrors, oval mirrors, over mantle mirrors, painted mirrors, mirror pairs, shabby chic mirrors, simple beaded frame mirrors, Victorian mirrors and wall mounted mirrors. Apart from mirrors there is also an extensive collection of French Antiques and English Antiques.

Dales Country Interiors

Dales Country Interiors

Dales Country Interiors was created at the kitchen table on a cold spring morning, over a cup of tea and a rather delicious Victoria Sponge.

Both Cathy & Sophie have a love of vintage, shabby chic, sewing, gorgeous home interiors and giving a new lease of life to tired pieces of furniture.  Now, some months later, we can be either be found in our workshop, along with our two naughty but lovely dogs; Savannah and Hugo, or in our little shop in Petworth.  There is still tea.  And, of course, still cake!

Based near Petworth, in the wonderful West Sussex countryside, Dales Country Interiors prides itself on providing beautiful interiors and gifts.  From hand painted vintage style furniture, to a range of carefully selected stylish homewares and accessories.

Additionally on offer is a furniture painting service.  If you have furniture that is looking tired or no longer suits the style of your home let us help you give it a new lease of life.  Get in touch today.

Dickson Rendall

Dickson Rendall

Robert Dickson and Lesley Rendall, both members of the BADA, have been dealing in antiques in the Fulham Road, Chelsea, for thirty and twenty years respectively and have relocated to Petworth, West Sussex.

The stock is largely 20th century furniture, lighting, mirrors, sculpture and selected objects of quality. Also carefully chosen art, paintings and decorative items. There is an eclectic mix of stock covering the 18th century to the modern day.

The theme for the business going forward from London will be a true mixture of periods, brought together to offer a style of decoration that is not studied, but stylish and with a contemporary feel.

Forest Gallery

Forest Gallery

Established in 1980, Forest Gallery enjoys an excellent reputation as one of the best galleries in the South-East.

Specialising in original paintings in both traditional and contemporary styles, Forest Gallery aims to find a wide variety of artwork from the UK and abroad. Originally situated in Dorking before establishing itself in Guildford for almost 30 years, the gallery is now located in the picturesque town of Petworth, West Sussex on the famous Lombard Street.

Heather Denham Antiques

Heather Denham Antiques

Heather Denham has been established since 1970 in antiques and decorative furniture. Her shop ‘Heather Denham Antiques’ is a wonderful mix of English & Continental 18th, 19th and 20th century furniture including chandeliers, mirrors and soft furnishings with the decorator in mind.

She has worked with many top designers in England and on the continent to find special pieces for country houses and distinct town properties as well as locating items for customers in their homes and mixing antiques with the trendy look which her shop represents.

John Bird Antiques

John Bird Antiques

John Bird Antiques was founded in the early 1970's and is a well established source for dealers and decorators in the UK and abroad. Our wealth of experience and knowledge helps us to find a wide selection of both classic and unusual items with an emphasis on good colour and form that sits comfortably in both period and contemporary interiors.  

Now situated at the Wharf Farm, Billingshurst and within the Petworth Antique Market  in the heart of the historical market town of Petworth, John Bird is a member of the Petworth Business Association. We also frequently exhibit at the Decorative Antique and Textile Fair at Battersea Park.

John has acted as a furniture vetter on various antique fair vetting committees, including the  Decorative Antique and Textile Fair,  Penman Antiques Fairs and the Olympia International Art and Antiques Fair.

John's passion for aesthetics is not restricted solely to interiors, he is an avid gardener and has been integral in many landscaping and renovation projects. He is happy to provide consulations and any ongoing services in order to help you obtain the garden you desire.

Kevis House Gallery

Kevis House Gallery

Kevis House Gallery presents a changing programme of art exhibitions, focusing on works on paper: drawings, watercolours, photographs and original prints.

Kevis House Gallery is on the ground floor of the building that housed the studio of Victorian photographer Walter Kevis from 1877 – 1908. It is located in Petworth’s famous cobbled Lombard Street, 2 minutes walk from Petworth House, at the Market Square end of Lombard Street, opposite The Hungry Guest Café.

Kiki Design Ltd

Kiki Design Ltd

Kiki Design offers a tailored look that encompasses a range of styles. Stocking both traditional and decorative antiques as well as C20th design and furniture, unique items and artwork.

Kiki Design’s aim is to offer pieces which will work in all types of interiors, be it town or country houses, or cosy cottages and minimalist flats.

Collection sourced from across Europe.

Marks & Ayling

Marks & Ayling

Steven Marks & Sarah Ayling have been creating beautiful interiors together since 1985 from their showroom in the heart of Petworth.

Whether its just one scatter cushion, a chair you want upholstered, a whole room or an entire house, Marks and Ayling can supply everything from fabrics to wall and floor coverings, curtain poles and tracks, hand made curtains and soft furnishings, lighting and every imaginable accessory.

Nigel Williams Silver

Nigel Williams Silver

Nigel Williams has been established in Petworth for over twelve years, specialising in items of antique silver.

Many silver items are of historical interest, illustrating changing lifestyles through the Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian and later periods – as well as representing decorative silver design movements including the Aesthetic movement, Arts & Crafts, Art Nouveau and Art Deco. On occasion there may be items of additional interest to collectors of, for example, Colonial, Scottish, Irish, Chinese and Russian silver.

Oakapple Trading Company

Oakapple Trading Company

Oakapple is the Petworth stockist for several recognisable British brands of textiles, ceramics and everything for the home, such as Emma Bridgewater, Cornishware, Bronte by Moon, Quail Ceramics, Newgate Clocks and Burgon and Ball amongst others. This reflects the wide-ranging goods available for your own home and garden and the modern yet classic take on country life. Products are selected for their unique yet useful qualities with the discerning shopper in mind and this creates a selection of homewares which cannot be found in any one catalogue or high street shop.

New suppliers are tried and tested and customers views are always interesting, so any feedback is welcomed! By the same token, many suppliers who have worked with Oakapple over the previous 20 years are maintained and relationships are valued to ensure the best quality and value. There is a well worn path through Golden Square by customers returning for their favourite candle scent or diffuser refill! The most fun can be had wandering through the shop with an eye for the new products and a comfortable familiarity of the regular items.

Patch Rogers

Patch Rogers

Patch Rogers showroom is full of historical interior inspiration with accent pieces from the Arts & Crafts Movement, Art Nouveau, Art Deco through to design Present Day. Furniture, textiles, mirrors and lighting for the home by designers including William Morris, Archibald Knox, Heals and Liberty are beautifully presented at Gosdenheath Barn, near Petworth.

Patch Rogers also has a permanent concession on the fourth floor at Liberty, Regent Street, London.  As well as showcasing key pieces from the Arts & Crafts Movement, Patch also organises the Liberty Annual Arts & Crafts Selling Exhibition, which runs from mid-May through to mid-June.

Reader's Good Books

Reader's Good Books

We have a broad range of books that are both readable and collectible. Visit our new shop on the corner of Lombard Street. 

Browse at your pleasure. 

Open from Tuesday to Saturday 10.00am - 5.00pm.

CONTACT

Arthur Bullard
 arthur@readersbooks.co.uk

 

Rugs Of Petworth

Rugs Of Petworth

Rugs of Petworth is a specialist dealer in handmade rugs and carpets, located in the South Downs National Park in Sussex, close to the Surrey and Hampshire borders. Established in 2008, Rugs of Petworth has become a well-respected boutique in West Sussex offering one of the best collections of hand knotted rugs in Sussex. Each rug is a one-off work of beauty and craftsmanship, individually selected for the store. including some of the most attractive designer rugs from across the whole of Central Asia. Friendly and passionate staff are on help and advise on styles for different rooms and decoration schemes.

Rountree Tryon Galleries Ltd

For anyone interested in animals in art, the Tryon Gallery has become an essential port of call. For fifty years it has been encouraging artists and attracting the attention of enthusiastic collectors. I am very pleased to have this opportunity to pay a tribute to what has become a national institution, and to wish it continued success in the future.

HRH Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Founded in 1959, Rountree Tryon Galleries specialises in maritime, wildlife, sporting and topographical art from the eighteenth century to the present day. Through carefully sourcing the very best examples and representing leading artists for nearly six decades, Rountree Tryon is established as a global specialist in these areas, with a reputation for quality, expertise and professional service.

The gallery is a member of prestigious trade organisations BADA (The British Antique Dealers’ Association) and SLAD (The Society of London Art Dealers) and a regular exhibitor at art fairs both in London and internationally, including The Palm Beach Art and Antique Show and The International Show, New York.  We are also used by Arts Council England as a consultant for maritime paintings of National importance.

The gallery has placed works with many institutions and important collections worldwide, including the British Museum, Royal Naval Museum, The Blue Penny Museum Mauritius, National Museum of Singapore, National Museum of Wildlife Art Wyoming and Royalty both in Britain and Europe.

In April 2018, Rountree Tryon Galleries Limited and James Rountree Esq were granted a Royal Warrant of Appointment to The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh as a Specialist Art Dealer.  Herewith the link for our page on the Royal Warrant holders website: https://www.royalwarrant.org/company/rountree-tryon-galleries-ltd

A brief history of Rountree Tryon:

1959 – Tryon Gallery founded by The Hon Aylmer Tryon, Dover Street
1972 – Amalgamates with The Moorland Gallery and opens a second shop in Nairobi, Kenya
1981 – Moves to Cork street
1995 – Merges with Oliver Swann Galleries to become: Tryon and Swann Gallery
2000 – Incorporates with Malcolm Innes Gallery and moves to 7 Bury Street, St. James’s. Renamed: Tryon Galleries.
2013 – Merges with Rountree Fine Art and renamed: Rountree Tryon Galleries
2016 – Opens gallery in Petworth, West Sussex
2018 – London presence moves from 7 Bury street to an office in 19 Ryder Street, St. James’s.  Appointed a Royal Warrant as Specialist Art Dealers.


OPENING TIMES

Monday: by appointment
Tuesday – Friday: 10am – 6pm
Saturday: 11am – 4pm

CONTACT

01798 344 207

info@rountreetryon.com

 

 


 

The Petworth Bookshop

The Petworth Bookshop

The Petworth Bookshop is the latest incarnation in a long running tradition of independent bookselling in the beautiful market town of Petworth.

OPENING TIMES

9.00am - 5.30pm Monday to Saturday

ADDRESS

The Petworth Bookshop, The Old Bakery, Golden Square, Petworth, West Sussex. GU28 0AP

CONTACT

Tel: 01798 342082

Email: petworthbookshop@gmail.com