Vintassion Uncovered - #13, 17/01/14


Hi Vintage Lovers,


We're very pleased to show in this issue photos taken of not one but two vintage fairs held over last week.  The first was the Vintage and Retro Fayre organised by Bijou & Vintage last Sunday near Ormskirk and the second was Britain Does Vintage's York Student Union Vintage Fair. 


You'll also see in this issue we've introduced Event Organisers' logos/ posters in the left hand margin, so if you wish to find out more about an Event Organiser and/ or their lovely events they're just a click away! 


Please find Uncovered this week:

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Tricia & Martin Evans

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Featured Vintassion Seller


Our Uncovered Vintassion Seller in this issue is Susie of  "Pretty Galore"...



who is a lover of all things vintage, especially old brooches & buttons. Susie also enjoys restoring old costume jewellery to its former glory. Here's a sample of the lovely items currently for sale on her Stall...


New Vintassion Sellers


We are very pleased to welcome the following new Vintassion Sellers who opened their stall at the Online Vintage Fair in January: sink or swin bowtique, Vintage Lane Bridal BoutiqueGrandmas attic, Spoiled Fox, Greenwich tea party, One Vintage Ladyand Jolly Boy - Vintage and Collectables.


To view the Stall profiles of all the current Vintassion Sellers please visit our A-Z of Stall Holders.


The "Art Deco" 30s


Relax and enjoy the Online Vintage Fair Sellers' latest lovely items from the decade of, Gandhi's Salt March, Al Capone Imprisoned for Income Tax Evasion, Air Conditioning, Loch Ness Monster First Spotted, Monopoly, King Edward VIII Abdicates, Golden Gate Bridge, Snow White & the 7 Dwarfs, World War II Begins, & Wizard of Oz.  Just click on this sample taster ...


and if you would like to browse any other decades: 1900-10, 1910s, 1920s, 1940s1950s, 1960s1970s, 1980s, & 1990s.

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


Take a look at one of our selected daily favourite lots in January by Vintassion Seller, or should we say "Hirer", Carols Vintage China Hire - if you are planning a special occasion, why not make it even more special by hiring a set of beautiful vintage china, including Cups, Saucers, Tea Plates, Milk Jugs and Sugar Bowls, Tea/Coffee Pots, Cake Stands and Vintage Cutlery. For 50 people - £95 or best offer....


Like to view more of our daily favourites then visit our facebook album for January.


Vintage and Retro Fayre, & York Student Union Fair


Thank you to Vintassion Seller Jacqui for taking the following photos of last Sunday's Vintage and Retro Fayre held at Briars Hall Hotel, Lathom, Ormskirk, LANCS...






Jacqui's Stall "Jacqueline's Vintage" is shown in these last two photos...




If you like to take a closer look at some of Jacqui's quality vintage and retro clothing, accessories, jewellery and homewares, click on the logo below to visit her Vintassion Stall web page.


if your Lancashire way then Bijou and Vintage who organised this Fayre have another 11 events planned for 2014.




Moving on to number two Fair, Britain Does Vintage, who hold Vintage Fairs throughout the UK brought their fabulous vintage fair, "York Does vintage" to York University last Tuesday...




Vintassion Seller Zoe who kindly took these photos had a great day at her 1st fair of the season, which certainly got everyone back into the swing of things for the New Year.  Check out Zoe's Vintassion Stall "Psychotic Monkey" for lots of lovely items from Winter fur coats through to stunning summer maxi dresses and everything in-between!


Vintage Fairs to visit


If you too enjoy visiting or selling at vintage fairs and events, then take a look below at a select few happening around the UK up to the end of January and visit those Vintassion Sellers’ web pages (just click on their Stall name below) who are setting up their Stall and maybe arrange to take a closer look or pay and collect at an event!   Please always check for latest event details using the Organiser’s web page link before visiting.


  • Vintage Fashion Fair

    Sunday, 19th January, 2014

    For information please email

    Opening Times: 1200 to 1700  Entry Fee: £1 - all funds to Charity
    Address: Marine Football Club, College Road, Crosby, Liverpool, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, L22
    Organiser: Jules Macdonald
    Vintassion Sellers: Jacqueline's Vintage.

  • To The Derby - Vintage & Flea Market

    Saturday, 25th January, 2014

    Absolutely Vintage Darling brings the best in vintage and quirky hand made, to you. Not to mention our pop up vintage Tea rooms. Clothing Jewellery, Books, Furniture, Kitchen and Home Wares, China, Glass, Collectables & much More!

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1600  Entry Fee: £1, kids free
    Address: St Peters Church, St Peters Church Yard, Derby, Derbyshire, DE1 1NN
    Organiser: Absolutely Vintage Darling

  • Brighton Belle's Vintage & Makers

    Saturday, 25th January, 2014

    The very best of the South coast's vintage traders and makers take over Old Spitalfields Market for the day every 4th Saturday of the month. Showcasing the talent and style of Brighton and the surrounding areas. As always, it's Cat's Pajamas!

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1700  Entry Fee: free
    Address: Old Spitafields Market, 16 horner Square, London, E1 6EW
    Organiser: Belle's Events

  • Ripon Cathedral Wedding Show

    Saturday, 25th January, 2014

    We’re delighted to be working alongside The Wedding Affair for the 2nd year. With over 80 of the region’s finest traditional and vintage wedding suppliers showcasing their products, services and expertise. Ripon Cathedral will be oozing with fabulous inspiration for your BIG day!

    Opening Times: 1030 to 1530   Address: Ripon Cathedral, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1QS
    Organiser: Britain Does Vintage

  • Ashbourne Vintage Fair

    Sunday, 26th January, 2014

    The increasingly popular Ashbourne Vintage Fair and Flea Market is always full of vintage loveliness. There are up to 50 stalls, with a large collection of clothing, linen, books, Jewellery,
    memorabilia, collectables, pictures, homewares, furntiture...

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1500  Entry Fee: free
    Address: Town Hall, Buxton Rd, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1GG
    Organiser: Absolutely Vintage Darling
    Vintassion Sellers: Liz Holgate.

  • Retro Sundays

    Sunday, 26th January, 2014

    Every month and throughout the year our fairs showcase the best vintage and retro from the North West and beyond. They are located in only the most interesting and unique venues – if we wouldn’t eat, drink or go there why one earth would we make you!

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1700  Entry Fee: free
    Address: Leaf on Bold Street, Liverpool, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, L1 4EZ
    Organiser: Pillbox Vintage Fairs

No worries if you can't make any of these events, as there are always more Upcoming Vintage Fairs and Events to indulge your passion for vintage!