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Our Vintage Life

The last two weeks have been really busy here at Your Vintage Life. Firstly, most of it was spent limping due to my knee operation, but thankfully I’m back to running around the place now. So sit back cos we have lots to share….. 2 weekends ago we spent the whole time trading. On the […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

Not really much to tell about our last week as I have spent most of it with a very poorly knee. Having had a lump removed last week I havent been able to walk properly since. So what have I done…listed stock that’s what. I have listed 50 items this week and to be honest […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

This week was about two  things only: finishing off our kitchen and sitting in the glorious bank holiday sun. Finally, it was good weather on a holiday! We literally haven’t had a day off since Christmas so we really enjoyed Monday. We had a barbecue with family, drank Pimms, ate great food and enjoyed our […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

  We spent all weekend at the Festival of Vintage in York. Approx.  8000 people visited to enjoy dancing, shopping, music, classic cars as well as see our room set. Last year we styled a 1950s kitchen at the Epsom Festival and were asked to do another one this year. It was a 1960s lounge, […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

Most of the week has been filled with prepping vintage stock for two great fairs that we love to do. The first was the Furniture Flea in Bethnal Green, London. It is crammed to the rafters with affordable mid century furniture and home wares and we are a regular there since the start. Mr YVL […] Read more…

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Our Vintage Life

Last Sunday I wanted to go for a day out in the camper van with the family, to enjoy the last day of the holidays. But Mr YVL had other things in mind, namely to sort out the potting shed. Not exactly the fun I wanted but I am now a happy bunny that it’s […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

It has been another busy week in the YVL house, filled with children’s activities (it is the holidays after all) First up was Herbie’s girlfriend’s party. Yes, my 5 year old has a girlfriend! They have been together for about 3 years and they lurve one another. She just giggled at him and ignored her […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

We have had a lovely week, what with easter, chocolate, school holidays…… We had lots of family around all weekend and the kids enjoyed not one, not two, but three easter egg hunts. To be honest, it got a bit crazy with too much chocolate resulting in huge highs and incredible lows. The Easter bunny […] Read more…

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