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Malvern Flea Market

Bank Holiday Monday is never the same without the Malvern Flea Market so it was a 4am wake up to get to Malvern and join the queue of vans waiting to get in. I got there at 5am but was still only 28th in line !! Despite the freezing conditions there was a record number […]

10 Tips for Buying Vintage Furniture

The term “vintage” can often simply mean “outdated” to some people and I am sure we all know of people who have upgraded furniture from one contemporary look to another down the years who are bitterly regretting parting with their sets of sixties rosewood Danish dining tables and chairs. At the time, vintage furniture was […]

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A Beginners Guide to Vintage, Retro and Upcycled

Many people are confused between whether something is retro, antique, upcycled or vintage when it comes to home wares, furniture, objet d’art, wall art, knick-knacks, fabrics, and décor. Confusingly, an object or style of décor can comprise of some or all of these styles resulting in an object or décor style described as upcycled antique […]


Art Deco Style Uplights

I promised I would try to write posts which didnt mention the weather! so as I was so thrilled at acquiring this beautiful pair of art deco style uplights I thought I would share the photo. Hope you like them too.

Philips vintage record player 2

It was lovely to meet the guys from Penny Lane, Worcester when they visited the shop to collect a 1950s record player we sold them. They run a vintage hire company which is well worth a look see.

private eye coffee table1

Record Week

Wow – even with the horrid weather last week we still managed to have our best week yet. A huge thanks to the customers who made it possible. I’m glad we had things that tempted you to buy.

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Feels Like Spring

With the sunshine pouring in and the temperature above freezing for a change, one could almost be deceived into thinking Spring was here ! The sunshine certainly makes the shop seem more inviting even if the duster has to come out.

scrubbbed top pine kitchen table2

Snow and Ice

Wintry conditions failed to deter hardy shoppers in Cheltenham who bought a pine kitchen table today – trouble is we cant deliver yet because the van is iced in !!

Cheltenham Vintage Retro Shop Window

Vintage and Retro Items Now Entering the Website!

We got the first items added to the website yesterday and are going to continue to add more today. It looks set to be a very cold day outside so we’re not sure if we’ll be getting too many visitors to the shop on Bath Road, Cheltenham. If not we’ll just be working at a […]


Our New Website is Up and Running

Well, certainly up, if not yet running. We’ve now got a website and the next step is to fill it full of our lovely vintage and retro items for sale. Watch this space over the next few days…