Edward Reily Collins - Expert in Fine Antique Furniture

Edward has run the family business with his wife, Binnie, for over 35 years. Well known in the antiques world for his depth of knowledge and his extensive connections to private collections, Edward has an unrivalled ability to source antique furniture and accessories.

Edward’s expertise has helped:

  • Clients looking for something unusual or highly defined, such as a mahogany dining table that will cater for 12 diners and then, when not in use, fold to fit perfectly into a corner.
  • Interior designers and personal clients wishing to furnish an entire property, providing Edward with a complete list of specific pieces for sourcing.
  • Discerning individuals working within a particular budget

His credentials are extensive, and along with having been on the vetting comittee for many leading Fairs, they include 14 years as Board Director of LAPADA (London and Provincial Antiques Dealers Association), a founder member of the TVADA (Thames Valley Antiques Dealers Association) and being instrumental in setting up the internationally acclaimed Chicago Fine Art and Antiques Fair at the Merchandise Mart.

If you would like help and advice, from sourcing a single chair to furnishing an entire property, please contact Hallidays.



As the Master-Designer overseeing all projects, Philip has been the creative genius behind Hallidays' world renowned, beautiful room panelling and fitted furniture for over 40 years.

With an encyclopedic of knowledge of period styles and details, along with a flair for creating balanced designs that seamlessly blend the conveniences of the 21st Century with the elegance of bygone ages, Philip has the ability to translate a client's ideas into reality.

From a simple radiator cover, to a sumptious double height panelled library, from contemporary city appartments to classic country residences, Philip's unique talent enables discerning clients to create inspirational interiors that reflect who they are while catering to their specific needs.

View some of Hallidays' recent work or contact us to discuss your project.



Toby ensures the smooth running of all projects, from initial concept right through to completion.  He provides the link between the requirements and dreams of the client, the flair and vision of the designer, and the hands-on expertise of the workshop - resulting in a finished product that exceeds aspirations.

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