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How the business started and my life changed!

I wrote this piece last November for A Life Loved blog. Its all still true and I thought some of you might like to have a read about how The Vintage House That Could came about.

But What About Your Pension?

Some of the very first words uttered to me by several people including my parents when I broke the news that I would be leaving my career of 17 years to go it alone.

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Do me a favour!

This is one subject that I get asked a lot about when I meet my couples so I thought I would throw some ideas at you. The options are limitless, your budget is not always! I always encourage my couples to think carefully about their favours, not everyone has them but if you want to offer your guests a gift then it needs to be something that they will want and not discard on the table at the end of the night. Even better if it is something that can be taken home and serves as a lovely memory of your special day.

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Styling Your Spring Wedding With Crafts

Spring offers so much to weddings – colourful in-season flowers, gorgeous sun, and the giddy, exciting feeling of new beginnings. There’s just so much to take inspiration from during this season, as explained in a previous post here  Spring holds a lot of fresh, warm promise, and is one of the best times of the year to get married.

Whether you’re planning a grand wedding with hundreds of guests or an intimate gathering with your family and closest friends, here are some springtime craft ideas for styling your wedding.

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Decorative Vintage Styling Workshop – Tunbridge Wells

Workshop number 3!! Its hard to believe that less than a year ago myself and Tamsyn Morgans set out to bring our love for vintage styling to the masses and we are now planning workshop 4 & 5! Eridge Village Hall was the last setting and boy it didn’t disappoint in the pretty stakes. The moment we walked in we were so happy with the light and the space, the fact that it was one of the hottest days in June and we had the use of the beautiful garden and the view was amazing all helped!!


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Faking it!

If you didn’t know already I absolutely LOVE flowers, my feed on Instagram is full of them, I sometimes worry that people will mistake me for a florist! I most certainly am not.

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April – A month of first’s

  • By Katie Sutton
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I have a bit of a thing for April! Because it is my birthday month I always get a bit excited which is silly I suppose especially when the days of party hats and candles are long gone – honestly we don’t do that anymore!

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