Posts by fleur

Dates for your Diaries!

Posted by on Jun 5, 2014 in blog, events, party time | Comments Off

Dates for your Diaries!

Well, well, well. June is turning out to be a very busy month for the VM. We are putting on, not one, but two events in the coming weeks, both different but both super fun. How will you choose?! Firstly, on Saturday the 21st June, we are hosting the Courtyard of the Royal Academy for Midsummer Night’s Fete, the RA’s most excellent Summer Late. In the courtyard, The Vintage Mafia will roll out the greens and unveil a village fête from a bygone era. With a free cocktail in hand (thanks Fever-Tree!), experience the The Candid Jug Orange Band, stalls, Mr Smith’s Letterpress workshop and a takeaway van manned by a crack team of poets who will write,...

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A very Retro shoot

Posted by on Feb 23, 2013 in blog | Comments Off

A very Retro shoot

Not quite sure why we didn’t get round to posting these photos. Taken back in May for the vintage event The Retro Festival, which was very sadly cancelled due to the horrendous weather we had last summer, they were all taken by the amazing Hanson Leatherby. Here’s hoping that it goes ahead next year as it looked like a fantastic event – classic cars, stalls, bands, everything for a wonderful vintage weekend.      

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Ample samples

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 in blog, events | Comments Off

Ample samples

Hi all! Hope you’re having good old weeks. We just heard that our friend Tara Starlet is having a sample sale this Saturday, and, quite frankly, you’d be mad to miss it! We all own various bits of Tara’s lovely designs. Hope to see you there!   Saturday 28th April Time: 12.00 untill 17.00 Address: 5a Gransden Avenue London, E8...

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Festival Fun

Posted by on Apr 4, 2012 in blog, events, retro festival | Comments Off

Just a bit of a heads up to you all, we’re super excited to be getting involved with this year’s Retro Festival, which is looking to be amazing. We’ll be posting lots more about it, and more importantly what we’re doing there, over the coming weeks and months, so please stay tuned.   La Maf xx

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Ric Rac Raffle Rewards

Posted by on Feb 16, 2012 in blog, events, ric rac club | Comments Off

Ric Rac Raffle Rewards

Ooh, only two days to go until our big book launch shindig! Have you got your tickets yet? Hurry! We don’t have many left! It’s all to celebrate the release of this fabulous tome, of course. So we have a lot of fabulous literary prizes for the Ric Rac Raffle. Here’s a little list to whet your appetite… FOUR signed copies of Style me Vintage. A year’s subscription to BBC Homes and Antiques Magazine. A bottle of The King’s Ginger Liqueur. Two bottles of bubbly from Freixenet. Hair flowers from Now Voyager. A stunning hat from Yellow Bird Hats Another gorgeous hat from Strumpet Hats A copy of Am I A Chap? The essential guide for every...

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