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C. Dianne Zweig

Specializes in: Lifestyle, antiques, collectibles, art, decorating with vintage, psychology of collecting, psychology of decorating, psychology of social media

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104 Cotswold Way
Avon, CT  
Phone: 860-675-7763
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Work has previously appeared: Community Newspaper, Local/Regional Magazine, Trade Magazine, Local Television, National Radio, Local Radio, Online Newsmagazine, Online Trade Magazine, Newsletter, Web Log, Book Publishing

C. Dianne Zweig is Editor-in-Chief of , the largest social network on antiques , collectibles, art. She contributes articles and commentary on over 160 collecting topics as well as on the business of antiques and collectibles and the dynamics of social media. Her first book “Hot Kitchen & Home Collectibles of the 30s, 40s, 50s” (now in Second edition) is the number one book on retro kitchen collectibles. She has also written Hot Cottage Collectibles for Vintage Style Homes. Dianne is also known as "The Kitschy Collector" and blogs at . Formerly a Psychotherapist in private practice , Dianne likes to write humorously about the psychology of collecting and decorating including such topics as "Retro Hang-Ups", "Collectors On The Couch", “Addicted to Junk”, "Kitschy Home Decorating Ideas", "The Thrifty Kitschy Housewife". She also writes frequently on decorating with antiques and collectibles and trends in home style. Dianne is a member of The American Society of Journalists and Authors and The Society of Professional Journalists.

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