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Celebrating Summer In Style

I got asked this week if I’ve been on holiday. I had to stop and think… I knew I’d been somewhere but for the life of me I couldn’t remember, it all seems like a bit of a blur. Its been a busy couple of months and it feels good to reflect and remember. I […]

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Wedding Fayres

I went to a wedding fayre Sunday with my sister and it was really strange being on the other side of the table. As I personally didn’t do the whole wedding fayre thing when I was planning my wedding, I didn’t realise how boring they can be (sorry exhibitors). I apologise as I know how […]

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Tips on choosing your Vintage Wedding Dress

Vintage Wedding Dress or Not? Wear & Tear Remember that Vintage wedding dresses are old and tend to have some sort of wear and tear so always check them over thoroughly before taking the plunge. Don’t forget that any small embellishments can be fixed with a creative seamstress and hold fire on stain removers as […]

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Wedding Flowers

Despite being calling ‘My Vintage Flower’ I don’t actually arrange them myself. The name came from loving Vintage china and loving Flowers plus most vintage china is decorated with flowers. Win, Win! Oh and domain name was available!… Working with florists I’ve learnt a few things on what looks good and most importantly how to […]

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Dec the halls…

With Christmas fully upon us – yay! The Edgecombe household (well, Skye and I) go into full force on the making front, we love arts and crafts anyway, and with Christmas here its no exception. Decking the halls can be very expensive and aren’t as special as the ones the you or children make. Opening […]

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The Winner is…

It was a lovely day at  Something Old, Something New Wedding Fayre Sunday and lots of brides/grooms/mother-in laws (to be) gave their ‘Wedding Advice’ I called it wedding advice, but really its been advice in general! The ladies and gentlemen of Cardiff were very creative and I’m going to be posting them weekly. Anyway I’ll […]

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Homemade Vintage Scarf Holder

Step by Step Guide to Making your own upcycled Scarf Holder When I went to London back in August to catch up with my lovely friend Rosie and have your quarterly ‘Cheese Meeting’ that’s another story! I noticed that she had an abundance of scarves and nowhere to put them. As she recently commented on […]

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Wedding Advice

As a recently new wife (still seams weird saying that!) Every time I do a wedding fayre I’m intrigued to find out what makes a good marriage, so I like to ask my brides-to-be and grooms their wedding advice. It comes from all different angles, what to do, what not to do and generally life […]

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And the winner is….

Its been a lovely day at The Wedding Show at City Hall today and lots of brides/grooms/mother-in laws (to be) gave their ‘Wedding Advice’ I called it wedding advice, but really its been advice in general! The ladies and gentlemen of Cardiff were very creative and I’m going to be posting them weekly. Anyway I’ll stop babbling […]

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Crafty, craft

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything, I’ve been busy with planning my wedding and generally living it up as a married woman. During the lead up to our wedding I was frantically making, designing and organizing everything for the big day. So when I came home from our honeymoon I felt a void […]

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