Vintassion Uncovered - #33, 06/06/14


Hi Vintage Lovers,


This coming weekend you are spoilt for lovely vintage events to visit around the UK.  Here's a couple to tempt you -  the largest vintage event in Liverpool is taking place on Saturday in the stunning surroundings of the finest Neo Classical Building in Europe of St George's Hall ...

... and on Saturday & Sunday it's the spectacular Scampston Does Vintage annual festival and historic car rally set in the picturesque gardens of the regency Scampston Hall ...
As you'll see in our regular feature of vintage events to visit this weekend, several Vintassion Sellers are looking forward to setting up their fab Stalls: Black Cat Vintage, Lindsay Linder Events, Art Noucovative, Jacqueline's Vintage, Violets Vintage Home, and Galontique.
Please find Uncovered this week:

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Enjoy browsing and have a great weekend,


Tricia & Martin Evans

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Featured Vintassion Seller


Our Uncovered Vintassion Seller in this issue is Vintage British Style ...


who specialise in vintage fashion and jewellery. All items are carefully described so you know exactly what you are getting, take a look at this lovely selection from the 50+ items currently listed for sale on their Online Vintage Fair Stall... 



New Vintassion Sellers


We are very pleased to welcome the following new Vintassion Sellers who have already opened their own Online Vintage Fair Stall in June: taylaleighsStockport Emporium, & Netties Nick Nacks.


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


Sellers' Special Offers


Please find Uncovered a selection of Special Offers for your perusal.  To view all Sellers' Special Offers please visit

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 June by Vintassion Seller Vintage fashion Studio Durham fabulous Vintage 1950's Stratton Musical Compact that plays Limelight By Charlie Chaplin - (Movie1954).  Excellent condition! with powder and accessories.  Original Box and satin (diamond fabric) case. On sale for £125 only.


Like to view more of our daily favourites then visit our facebook album for June's Favourites.


Vintage Fairs to visit this weekend


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 this weekend 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 and pay and collect at an event!   Please always check for latest event details using the Organisers' web page links before visiting.


  • MK Handmade & Vintage Weekend Extravaganza

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014 - Sunday, 8th June, 2014

    thecentre:mk (Central Milton Keynes Shopping Centre) is transformed into a HUGE indoor treasure trove of 120 colourful stalls, a paradise for lovers of the unusual and unique. For savvy shoppers who aren’t slaves to high street trends and prices, the event offers an eclectic mix of thousands of handmade and vintage items you won’t find in the shops.

    Opening Times: 0900 to 1900 (Saturday), 1030 to 1700 (Sunday)  Entry Fee: Free
    Address: thecentre:mk, next to John Lewis, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK9 3ES
    Organiser: MK Handmade and Vintage

  • Scampston Does Vintage

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014 - Sunday, 8th June, 2014

    Britain Does Vintage and NECPWA are hosting a spectacular Vintage Festival and Historic Car Rally. Set in the picturesque gardens of the regency Scampston Hall, this event is set to be the perfect summers weekend! An evening of nostalgic music, picnics and dancing under the stars, followed by a quaint garden party style vintage festival! Not to forget children’s entertainment to keep the kids happy while you transport yourself back in time!

    Opening Times: 1800 to 2230 7 June & 1100 to 1630 8 June  Entry Fee:details to be confirmed
    Address: Scampston Hall, Scampston, North Yorkshire, YO17 8NG
    Organiser: Britain Does Vintage
    Vintassion Sellers: Black Cat VintageLindsay Linder EventsArt Nouvocative.

  • St Gemma’s Hospice Vintage Fair

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014 - Sunday, 8th June, 2014

    Come along to our Award-winning Vintage Fair. There will be a wide range of vintage goods including clothes, accessories, home wares, books, small pieces of furniture, classic vinyl, plus plenty of timeless jewellery and artwork. It's for a fantastic cause and is a brilliant day out so get yourself along!

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1600  Entry Fee: By donation
    Address: St Gemma’s Hospice, 329 Harrogate Road, Moortown, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 6QD
    Organiser: St Gemma's Hospice

  • Martha's Vintage Market

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014

    Lots of dealers selling all kinds of vintage and retro items - clothes, accessories, jewellery, homewares, furniture, and all things lovely to satisfy your vintage desires.
    Teas and homemade cakes served on vintage china

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1600  Entry Fee: £1
    Address: The Catholic Hall, 7 Bath Road, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG18 3AG
    Organiser: Martha's Vintage Market

  • The Liverpool Vintage Fashion & Textiles Fair

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014

    90 Fabulous Stalls selling an eclectic mix of all things Vintage from the 1890’s-1980’s from the UK’s finest traders taking part in the largest Vintage Fashion event ever to be held in Liverpool. Plus we have a truly scrumptious Vintage Style cafe, all set in the stunning surroundings of the finest Neo Classical Building in Europe of St George’s Hall - phew what a day it will be.

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1600  Entry Fee: £4
    Address: St George’s Hall, Lime Street, Liverpool, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, L1 1JJ
    Organiser: Decorative Fairs
    Vintassion Sellers: Jacqueline's Vintage.

  • Antique & Everything Charity Table Top Sale

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014

    Panama Fairs invite you to an Antiques and Everything Charity Table Top Sale in aid of Cystic Fibrosis and Epilepsy Society.

    Opening Times: 0830 to 1430  Entry Fee: 50p
    Address: Bourne Hall, Spring Street, Ewell Village, Nr Epsom, Surrey, KT17 1UF
    Organiser: PANAMA FAIRS

  • Leeds Affordable Vintage Fair

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014

    40+ stalls of vintage fashion, accessories, homewares and collectables!

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1600  Entry Fee: £1
    Address: The Corn Exchange, Call Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 7RB
    Organiser: Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair

  • So Vintage London at Old Spitalfields Market

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014

    Get everything you need for Summer with So Vintage London, choose from vintage sunglasses, swimwear and dresses and pack it all up in a vintage suitcase or picnic hamper! Whisper 'Summer Holiday' to a trader with a So Vintage poster to claim your 10% discount. Win a vintage summer wardrobe by sending us a pic of your style @sovintagelondon #sovintagestyle on twitter or instagram.

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1700  Entry Fee: Free
    Address: Old Spitafields Market, 16 horner Square, London, E1 6EW
    Organiser: So Vintage London

  • Vintage and Very Nice Market Bazaars

    Saturday, 7th June, 2014

    We have curated a collection of traders, artists, crafts people and Vintagemongers to bring to you a wonderful selection of vintage for you and your home, plus you can enjoy delicious cakes in our tearoom.

    Opening Times: 1030 to 1700  Entry Fee: Free
    Address: The Assembly Rooms, North St, Chichester, Sussex, PO19 1LQ
    Organiser: Vintage and Very Nice
    Vintassion Sellers: Violets Vintage Home.

  • Frock Me Vintage Fair

    Sunday, 8th June, 2014

    The original vintage fashion fair in London. Established for more than 10 years, the fair has fifty of the best vintage dealers from the UK and beyond. So whether you're looking for that original 1920's flapper dress or for collectable labels such as Biba, Ossie Clark and YSL, it's the place to find it. The fair also hosts a 1940s tea room, provided by Blackbird Tea Rooms of Brighton.

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1730  Entry Fee: £4, NUS £2
    Address: Chelsea Town Hall, King's Rd, Chelsea, London, SW3 5EE
    Organiser: Frock Me!
    Vintassion Sellers: Galontique.

  • The Nostalgic Wedding Fair - Vintage & Alternative

    Sunday, 8th June, 2014

    The Nostalgic Wedding Fair is curated to ensure quality and diverse products are provided at each of our events. We have a variety of hand picked exhibitors for you, found fabulously retro sepia toned photographers, quirky quaint stationers, indulgent wedding cakes, blossomed bouquets, vintage styled dresses, accessories... plus so alternative and quirky ideas much more!

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1500  Entry Fee: £2 adults, under 12s free
    Address: Guildhall Winchester, The Broadway, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9GH
    Organiser: The Vintage Parade

  • 70s Sunday

    Sunday, 8th June, 2014

    Celebrate all that was fab and groovy about the 1970s. Join us for a vintage craft fair and the chance to get down to the sounds of the Seventies. Space Hopper Events and their traders will be supporting this fab Avoncroft Museum special event offering lots of lovely things, including Vintage and up scaled furniture, jewellery, accessories, collectables, toys and any quirky bits and bobs from days gone by!

    Opening Times: 1030 to 1700  Entry Fee: Adult £8.80, Child £4.50, Under 5s free
    Address: Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings, Stoke Heath, Bromsgrove, West Midlands, B60 4JR
    Organiser: Space Hopper Events

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!


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It’s very easy to take up this great offer, just email Alexandra at Queenies Bazaar using the email address you receive Vintassion Uncovered, and Alexandra will quickly create a tailored listing just for you - email:  Click here to receive Vintassion Uncovered every week in your email box.


20% saving on first event Stall booking with Britain Does Vintage


If you haven't traded at one of Britain Does Vintage fab fairs now's your chance to book one up and receive a 20% saving on your first event stall booking.   Thanks to Britain Does Vintage all Vintassion Uncovered followers are eligible for this great introductory offer, so if you haven't signed up yet to receive our weekly Newsletter direct to your email inbox just click here.


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There are plenty of fairs taking place in Yorkshire and further afield to choose from throughout 2014 -Britain Does Vintage fair dates  but don't wait too long to take up this offer as spaces tend to get booked early...