Posts Tagged ‘flowers’

Heaton hall Farm vintage wedding venue

Get The Look: Vintage Wedding Ideas

As you may know  I run the National Vintage Wedding Fair as well as the new venture, Unique Bride Club, focusing on providing all the vintage styling, dresses, music and more for your wedding day. Creating an elegant, vintage look has become, over the last few years, one of the most popular and increasingly common ways to […] Read more…

vintage garden furniture on Your Vintage Life by Kate Beavis

Style your vintage garden

In the busy modern world, it’s appealing to think that your garden can be a peaceful place to escape to, a place that takes you back in time and away from the abruptness of day-to-day life. Creating a vintage garden is something anyone can do, even if they only have a small space to work […] Read more…

Get The Look: Vintage Gardens

With this lovely weather setting in, we are spending more and more time in the garden, sitting in a striped vintage deck chair, bought for our DIY wedding a few years back. With plans afoot for decking, I’ve been busy pinning images on to boards to show Adam ideas for the whole space. We are […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

We had such a great Easter last weekend: spending quality time with the family was a real joy. We had an Easter egg hunt in the garden which the children enjoyed to the max (the sugar high was legendary!) and we played board games all afternoon on Easter Sunday. We even had the obligitary row: […] Read more…

Our Vintage Life

Last weekend we travelled up north to visit Harrogate. It is such a beautiful town with lovely boutique shops but honestly. our favourite was Space. We popped in to have a butchers as well as to have our lunch. It has been recently re fitted and was crammed with some great goodies. I had my eye firmly […] Read more…

Vintage lighting by Kate Beavis vintage home

Our Vintage Life

We’ve enjoyed our week, and have been busy planning our exciting new venture which will be revealed at the start of March. In between designing websites and planning we did some shopping (naturally!). We went out buying stock but seemed to treat ourselves to a few small things. My YVL was very happy with his orange […] Read more…

We Love…Pearl Lowe

A few weeks back we drove down to Somerset to meet with the lovely Pearl Lowe. In the most stunning bar of a country house (think glass topped tables and oversized chandeliers) we chatted vintage, writing, kids and family life over a lime and soda! There was so much I wanted to ask as well […] Read more…

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We Love…..Taunton Vale

We love Taunton Vale in this house: for a family who love retro flowers and the colour orange it was just a matter of time before we embraced these vintage ceramics. A West Country company who designed and manufactured kitchenware, it wasn’t until the 1970s when they designed the funky  flowers for them to really […] 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…