Vintassion Uncovered - #41, 01/08/14


Hi Vintage Lovers,


Well Summer Hols have definitely started what with the kids now off School... we're enjoying a "staycation" and looking forward to setting up Stall and visiting a Fair or two.  For example this Sunday we're planning to get along to the truly stunning Mount Edgcumbe Park on the Cornwall side of the River Tamar opposite Plymouth, enjoying the All Things Vintage & Artisan; a recent addition to Miss Ivy Events already fab portfolio of Westcounty Fairs.  This month's fair will also be part of Mount Edgcumbe's very popular Vintage Car Rally.


Mount Edgcumbe Park


Moving Northwards Vintassion Seller Jacqueline's Vintage is looking forward to setting up her stall at the Antiques in the Park Weekend in Southport organised by Asbridge Promotions.  Of course In between there's lots of other lovely Vintage Fairs to visit this weekend.  We cannot also forget to mention that this coming Tuesday Vintassion Seller Alexandra of Queenies Bazaar is excited to be organising her Lichfield Flea & Bric-a-Brac Fair for which we've also included details below.


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Tricia & Martin Evans

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Featured Vintassion Seller


Our Uncovered Vintassion Seller in this issue is Caroline of JessamyElvira who sources lovely pretty vintage jewellery from the Cotswold area...


Every piece is unique and would make a lovely gift or as a special treat for yourself; here's a sample selection for you to enjoy looking at currently listed for sale on Caroline's Vintassion Stall...



If you also love garden flowers take a peek at JessamyElvira's website

where you will find some lovely seasonal pictures from beautiful pink poppies to 'blue bonnets' from Caroline's garden.


New Vintassion Sellers


We are very pleased to welcome the following new Vintassion Sellers who opened their own Online Vintage Fair Stall in July: lovelocks whatknots, Fifis Vintage Shop, bellevintageJolly Super Things, Junk And Geraniums, Dust Darling Vintage, and Antique Avenger. 


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


Our selected daily favourite lot this week is by Vintassion Seller Donnet Vintage

Late 1960's Cotton Floral Dress. Main colour light navy with yellow & white daisy type flowers. Nap to hem 62", Max bust 38", & waist 27/28". Classic for it's time. No label. For sale £15 only free P&P.


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


  • The Summer of Vintage Festival

    Saturday, 2nd August, 2014

    Join us for a whole day of vintage fun in a laid back festival vibe! There will be plenty going on for everyone including, Vintage & Handmade Traders, Outdoor Stage with Live Music, Street Food Vendors, Full Vintage Tea Room, Pop Up Beauty Parlour, Classic Cars, Children's Entertainment and Lindy Hop Lessons. A fabulous day out for all of the family, we'll see you there!

    Opening Times: 1200 to 2000  Entry Fee: Early bird tickets £3, Gate £5, Under 14s free
    Address: Uttoxeter Racecourse, Wood Lane, Staffordshire, ST14 8BD
    Organiser: The Vintage Suitcase

  • Dig For Victory 1940's weekend

    Saturday, 2nd August, 2014 - Sunday, 3rd August, 2014

    Homefront, Civilian & Military Displays, Re-enactors and Vehicles; Music, Dancing, Singing, Fashion Shows, Entertainment & Fun for All. Large Maquee - Refreshments - Stalls.

    Opening Times: Garden Centre Opening times  Entry Fee: Free
    Address: Whitehall Garden Centre, Laycock, Wiltshire, SN15 2LZ
    Organiser: Blitz Buddies

  • Antiques in the Park Weekend

    Saturday, 2nd August, 2014 - Sunday, 3rd August, 2014

    2 Day antique and collectors fair plus vintage stalls in Victoria Park, Southport. Indoor marquee and outdoor spaces for up to 200+ Stalls...

    Opening Times: 0900 to 1600  Entry Fee: £2, Children Free
    Address: Victoria Park, Rotten Row, Southport, Metropolitan County of Merseyside, PR8 2BZ
    Organiser: Asbridge Promotions
    Vintassion Sellers: Jacqueline's Vintage.

  • All Things Vintage & Artisan

    Sunday, 3rd August, 2014

    This Miss Ivy's monthly vintage market will be also be part of Mount Edgcumbe's popular Vintage Car Rally where we will have talented Jazz Singer Louise Parker, as well as an eclectic mix of vintage and artisan craft stalls, workshop, beauty parlour, and photobooth, all contributing to a great atmosphere in a stunning location.

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1600  Entry Fee: Free
    Address: Mount Edgcumbe House & County Park, Cremyll, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL10 1HZ
    Organiser: Miss Ivy Events

  • Brocante at Crocadon;

    Sunday, 3rd August, 2014

    Located at Crocadon Sawmill, our Brocante promises a unique experience in Cornwall. Offering over 30 stalls of antiques, vintage, bric-a-brac, furniture and more...

    Opening Times: 1000 to 1500  Entry Fee: Free
    Address: Crocadon Farm, St. Mellion, Crocadon, Saltash, Cornwall, PL12 6RL
    Organiser: Crocadon Farm Courtyard Events

  • East London Vintage Kilo Sale

    Sunday, 3rd August, 2014

    Pay by weight vintage – only £15 per kilo. Choose from 5 tonnes of vintage from 1960s – 1990s!

    Opening Times: 1100 to 1600  Entry Fee: £1
    Address: York Hall, 5 Old Ford Road, London, E2 9PJ
    Organiser: Judy's Affordable Vintage Fair

  • Hello Vintage! Saltburn

    Sunday, 3rd August, 2014

    Our fab sellers will be offering an array of true vintage wares including china, glass, linens & textiles homewares, kitchenalia, furniture, clothing, accessories, jewellery, baskets, suitcases, vanity goods, collectibles and more all dating between 1900s - 1980s. We'll also be serving afternoon tea in our beautifully dressed vintage tea room.

    Opening Times: 1030 to 1600  Entry Fee: £1, under 16s & students free
    Address: Saltburn Community Hall, Windsor Road, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Cleveland, TS12 1JW
    Organiser: Hello Vintage!

  • Lichfield Flea & Bric-a-Brac Fair

    Tuesday, 5th August, 2014

    "The Lichfield Flea & Bric-a-Brac Fair will bring you a treasure trove of vintage collectables, unique bric-a-brac & beautiful trinkets. With a selection of quality stalls and a friendly shopping atmosphere the day proves to be an exciting one."

    Opening Times: 0900 to 1500  Entry Fee: £1, children free
    Address: Guildhall, Bore Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6LX
    Organiser: Queenies Bazar
    Vintassion Sellers: Queenies Bazaar.

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!


Traders' Special Offers


Only £5 to list in Queenies Bazaar Guide To Vintage online directory


Here's a great opportunity for Vintage Traders to take out a 365 day listing in the fab Queenies Bazaar Guide to Vintage online directory for only £5 with dedicated SEO links to your web pages, including your Vintassion Stall web page and other web pages you promote and sell.


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 boost traffic to your web pages.  


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.


To take up this Special Offer just send a quick email, using the email address you receive Vintassion Uncovered, to Britain Does Vintage at quoting "Vintassion offer" in the subject field and you'll be sent all the details.  Click here to receive Vintassion Uncovered every week in your email box.


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...