5 episodes

Dealing antique jewellery isn’t what you think it is. At least not at Butter Lane Antiques. 

Meet founder, Alex Alfieri, born into the trade and his right hand man, Monty Cutteridge. Two young guys from Manchester, dominating the antique jewellery scene with their defiant, unorthodox approach to the industry and a story that cannot go untold. 

This is the other side of antiques. A story starting with an unusual and unexpected start-up that takes us through the highs and lows of trading antiques. From armed robberies to life saving surgery. 

The tale of Butter Lane Antiques will take you to places you never expected.

Produced in collaboration with Astrid Media.

Dealing Butter Lane Antiques

    • Personal Journals
    • 5.0 • 33 Ratings

Dealing antique jewellery isn’t what you think it is. At least not at Butter Lane Antiques. 

Meet founder, Alex Alfieri, born into the trade and his right hand man, Monty Cutteridge. Two young guys from Manchester, dominating the antique jewellery scene with their defiant, unorthodox approach to the industry and a story that cannot go untold. 

This is the other side of antiques. A story starting with an unusual and unexpected start-up that takes us through the highs and lows of trading antiques. From armed robberies to life saving surgery. 

The tale of Butter Lane Antiques will take you to places you never expected.

Produced in collaboration with Astrid Media.

    Catastrophic Events Pt. 2

    Catastrophic Events Pt. 2

    For the first time, Alex publicly opens up about his time dicing with death in intensive care. Shortly after falling victim to armed robbers, he underwent life-saving open heart surgery.

    While Alex was in and out of comas and life was unexpectedly and seemingly slipping away from him, Monty was left at the helm, keeping everything afloat while wondering if his boss would even survive.

    Listen to both parts of this weeks podcast in order to hear the traumatic and wildly unexpected story of Butter Lane Antiques.

    Follow the boys on Instagram @_butterlaneantiques (https://www.instagram.com/_butterlaneantiques/) and shop the latest pieces on their website (https://www.butterlaneantiques.com/) .

    • 27 min
    Catastrophic Events Pt. 1

    Catastrophic Events Pt. 1

    For the first time, Alex publicly opens up about his time dicing with death in intensive care. Shortly after falling victim to armed robbers, he underwent life-saving open heart surgery.

    While Alex was in and out of comas and life was unexpectedly and seemingly slipping away from him, Monty was left at the helm, keeping everything afloat while wondering if his boss would even survive.

    Listen to both parts of this weeks podcast in order to hear the traumatic and wildly unexpected story of Butter Lane Antiques.

    Follow the boys on Instagram @_butterlaneantiques (https://www.instagram.com/_butterlaneantiques/) and shop the latest pieces on their website (https://www.butterlaneantiques.com/) .

    • 30 min
    Expensive Mistakes...

    Expensive Mistakes...

    Starting a business means taking risks but the question is, how many risks do you take before you endanger the entire company?

    Well, in Monty's opinion, Alex pushed it pretty close to the edge. In Alex's opinion, there was method behind the madness and there were no mistakes.

    In this episode you'll hear about the highs, the lows and the expensive mistakes of Butter Lane Antiques.

    Dealing within the exclusive and expensive industry of Antiques jewellery isn't all glamour....

    Follow Butter Lane Antiques on Instagram @_butterlaneantiques (https://www.instagram.com/_butterlaneantiques/) and Founder, Alex Alfieri @butterlanealex (https://www.instagram.com/butterlanealex/) shop the pieces at www.butterlaneantiques.com. (https://www.butterlaneantiques.com/)

    • 40 min
    Genesis

    Genesis

    In the first episode, Alex and Monty tell the story of how Butter Lane Antiques began. From selling diamonds on eBay to building a successful antique jewellery brand, we find out how Alex started the business, how he met Monty and how they took their trade to Instagram.

    Check out the Butter Lane Antiques Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/_butterlaneantiques/?hl=en) and all of the pieces for sale now, on their website (https://www.butterlaneantiques.com/) .

    • 42 min
    Trailer

    Trailer

    Meet Alex Alfieri and Monty Cutteridge, the team behind Butter Lane Antiques. They'll be guiding you through the highs and lows of the business throughout Season 1 but have a listen to see what you can expect to hear....

    • 2 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

PezCharlie ,

Gripping

Such an interesting story, who knew trading antique jewellery was so dramatic. Love it 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼

Cass_ino ,

Dream boat

Alex is the dreamiest dream boat in dream land and I want to drop my anchor in his bay.

ET0212 ,

Highly recommend

So interesting and so funny - even to someone who doesn’t know anything about jewellery

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