Vintassion Uncovered - #72, 20/03/15




Hi Vintage Lovers,


We've two lovely blogs for you to enjoy all about fabulous Vintage Fairs taking place this weekend, whose organisers are eager to get their 2015 event schedule off to an amazing start in equally stunning venues.  On Saturday Hels Belles Boutique have their "legs eleven" 11th Vintage & Craft Fair Gloucester in the magnificent 13th Century Blackfriars Priory...


Hels Belles Boutique Blog - Legs eleven Vintage & Craft Fair Gloucester


... and on Sunday the Curly Magpie team bring you their Vintage and Handmage Fair at the National Trust's striking Calke Abbey in the East Midlands...



Curly Magpie Guest Blog - A 'vintage trio' with a mission...


So when reading these two blogs gets you in the mood for indulging your passion for vintage this weekend but you can't make either of these two great venues, do not to worry as here's a selection of other fab Fairs happening around the UK...


  • Peterborough Festival of Antiques

    Friday, 20th March, 2015 - Saturday, 21st March, 2015

    Opening Times: 0700 - 1630 Fri, 0900 - 1630 Sat  Entry Fee: £15 trade before 1000 Fri, £5 public

    Address: East of England Showground, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 6XE
    Organiser: Bob Evans Fair
    Vintassion Sellers: Art Nouvocative.

  • Lincoln Does Vintage

    Saturday, 21st March, 2015

    Opening Times: 10:30-4:30  Entry Fee: £2

    Address: The Drill Hall, Free School Lane, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 1EY
    Organiser: Britain Does Vintage
    Vintassion Sellers: Black Cat Vintage.

  • Vintage & Craft Fair Gloucester

    Saturday, 21st March, 2015

    Opening Times: 11am - 5pm  Entry Fee: £1 adults, Children Free
    Address: Blackfriars Priory, Ladybellgate Street, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 2HN
    Organiser: Hels Belles Boutique

  • Past & Present Antique, Vintage & Craft Fair

    Saturday, 21st March, 2015

    Opening Times: 10am - 4.30pm  Entry Fee: £1
    Address: Christchurch Hall, Wanstead Place, Wanstead, London, E11 2SW
    Organiser: Past & Present

  • Vintage & Handmade Fair

    Sunday, 22nd March, 2015

    Opening Times: 11am - 4pm  Entry Fee: £3.20, Child £1.60, National Trust Members FREE
    Address: Calke Abbey, Ticknall, Derby, Derbyshire, DE73 7LE
    Organiser: Curly Magpie

  • Liverpool Does Vintage

    Sunday, 22nd March, 2015

    Opening Times: 10:30-4:30  Entry Fee: £2
    Address: The Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, L1 1JE
    Organiser: Britain Does Vintage

  • Fox & Moon Vintage Antique Fair

    Sunday, 22nd March, 2015

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1600  Entry Fee: £1.50

    Address: National Coal Mining Museum, Caphouse Colliery in Overton, Nr Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF4 4RH
    Organiser: Fox & Moon
    Vintassion Sellers: Gillard and May.

  • Mini Collectors Fair - Vintage and Retro

    Sunday, 22nd March, 2015

    Opening Times: 9am  Entry Fee: Free

    Address: Battle of Britain Hall, Barton road, Badersfield, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10 5JR
    Organiser: Vintage Vault UK

View further details of these and more taking place around the UK this coming weekend and beyond on our popular Upcoming Vintage Fairs & Events Page, which can be filtered by County and Organiser.


Traders can also keep an eye out for any late availability and special offers for Stalls at these Fairs, which are listed by Event Organisers on our Trader Stalls Late Availability & Special Offers Page.  


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Tricia & Martin Evans

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Featured Vintassion Seller


Our Uncovered Vintassion Seller in this issue is Martyn and Linda of Gillard & May who enjoy selling a mixture of vintage and antique costume jewellery, accessories & collectables...


Here's a taster of some of their fabulous items currently listed for sale on their Online Stall... 



Martyn & Linda also enjoy setting up Stall at a variety of fairs and this weekend (Friday, Saturday & Sunday) are at the Peterborough Festival of Antiques along with another 1,700 stallholders from across Europe! 


Vintassion Sellers


We are very pleased to welcome the following new Vintassion Sellers who have opened their own Online Stall this month: Chrissies collectablesEvocative Vintage


To view the profiles of all the Vintassion Sellers with their Online Stalls currently open for browsing please visit our A-Z of Stall Holders.


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Sellers' Special Offers


Please find Uncovered one of our Sellers' fab Special Offers...   
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Latest 12 listings


Please find Uncovered below a recent snapshot of the 12 latest listings for your perusal.  To view the very latest listings please visit and click on an item to view details.



Daily favourites



Our selected daily favourite lot this week is by Vintassion Seller Maggies Farm - 

Very Stylish Vintage Dress, £35 


This was one of the first vintage dresses bought by the seller and so it is with a little regret she is offering for sale but it will be a real find for someone's discerning vintage lovers wardrobe. The fabric is a mixture of organza, nylon lace and silk.



Traders' Special Offers


Vintassion Sellers FREE listing in Queenies Bazaar “Top Sites Directory”


Here's a great opportunity for Vintassion Sellers to show their Banner Ad/ logo for free in the fab Queenies Bazaar Guide to Vintage “Top Sites Directory” including a dedicated SEO back link to their Vintassion Online Stall. 


With over 10,000 monthly page views by people interested in the vintage, craft and collectables scene, Queenies Bazaar Guide To Vintage provides another great way to help share the passion for vintage and boost traffic to your Online Stall.  
It’s very easy to take up this great offer, just email Alexandra at Queenies Bazaar and Alexandra will quickly upload your Banner Ad/ logo.


Trader Stalls Late Availability & Special Offers 


If you enjoy setting-up Stall at UK vintage fairs and events, then check out our Event Organisers' Late Availability and Special Offers Page for some great trading opportunities.