Archive of ‘Your Vintage Musings’ category

Love your Habitat

I often mention Habitat in my articles as their influence on our homes during the 1960s was massive. The baby boomers rejected their parents stifling dark wood and chintz wallpaper, instead preferring the sleek new design that Habitat offered. It is with great sadness that a store that brought modern design to a whole generation in a time of […] Read more…

Daddy Cool!

As Father’s Day is approaching, my children (with a little help from me) need to decide what to get their Daddy. The shops are full of mugs and T-shirts saying “I love my Dad” but we, at Your Vintage Life feel this isn’t really the way forward. Why not shower him with retro and vintage […] Read more…

Happy Mothers Day

For anyone that read my Mother’s Day blog: Treasure your mummy! and wondered what I did for my mummy…well take a look! My mummy got a vintage basket stuffed full of bought (sorry not handmade) goodies: wine, sweeties, strawberries, crackers, olives, cheese..all the things I cannot alas make or grow out of season. It did […] Read more…

Read all about us!

We at Your Vintage Life are very proud to have been interviewed by Louise Sleigh on her fantastic blog: Catwalk Threads. Why not have a read and find out a little more about us! Now, I do like to talk so make sure you get a cup of tea/glass of wine as it may take […] Read more…

Website of the month

We at Your Vintage Life are so so proud to be “website of the month” in Period Living  this month. They have described our website as attractive and well designed which is great especially as we designed it ourselves using Create: “Build your own site” which we whole heartedly recommend. They feel that shopping with us […] Read more…

Have yourself a Merry Vintage Christmas!

We know, we know.. it’s still November but here at Your Vintage Life we can’t wait ’till Christmas. We wanted to share our latest article for Vintage Life Nostalgia magazine to start to get you in the festive spirit….(and remember we have great pressies available on the site!) Have yourself a Merry Vintage Christmas… …by adorning your […] Read more…

Vintage Mania!

Homes and Antiques magazine has mentioned Your Vintage Life on the news pages in the October issue! We are so grateful for the endorsement and are really pleased to see our beautiful stock shown. Read more…

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