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Sunday, 15 April 2012

Vintage Fair Success

Oh my God have I got the bug now, I can't tell you how pleased I was with how it went and my sales well all I have to say is that my journey home was with a much smaller load. 
The venue was a beautiful hall, with a vintage tea room, 40s music playing with talented stallholders and so many yummy things to buy, I will say no more except post lots of pictures for you.
This was my stall









More lovely stalls
You can just see in the background a very talented lady Emma (pictured below taking photos) who made these amazing lampshades do visit her website




This is the Emma's work a very talented textile artist do look at her website she is amazing! and a lovely girl to match!




And the lovely stall birdyfurniture.co.uk her furniture is so beautifully painted.
It was great to meet so many talented and lovely ladies!

I have booked two more Fairs and can't wait for the next one, although I am going to have to start sewing again!!  Thank you everyone for all your encouraging words it really helped. Now I think its off to bed as I am a little tired!!

27 comments:

  1. Hello Jill
    Your stall looked wonderful ! I wish I could have come along. Well done, glad you had a good time.
    Thea x

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  2. Oh all yours lovely things, sadly I could not make it.Please let us know about the other fairs you will be at.Lesley x

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  3. great looking stall!
    bet you slept well last night.
    Here's to the next success
    xx

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  4. Looks wonderful! Glad it went well for you.
    Liz @ Shortbread & Ginger

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  5. No wonder you were delighted Jill, your stall looks fab.
    It is indeed a "bug" and I think you have definitely caught it...
    Julie x

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  6. It sounds (and looks) like it was a great success. I'm pleased it went well for you.
    Teresa x

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  7. Thank you so much for coming to our fair! We all loved your stall and the stunning things you make. I want to buy more! And your photos are just great! mine on Sunday were a real disapointment! May I use some of yours for publicity for the next fair?
    REALLY pleased that you are coming to our next one...
    Fenela x

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  8. OOH! What lovely eye candy! Your booth was beautiful! Too bad there is an ocean between us or I'd be at your next sale!!

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  9. Hello Jill,
    I'm so pleased that the fair was a success, your stall looks fantastic.
    I'm off to check out those websites you mentioned......
    Have a lovely week,
    Essie x

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  10. Hi Jill,

    So happy to hear you enjoyed the very and did well! Your stall looks great! Love the china you have on display. It's so pretty. I didn't realise you were a china girl as well :-)

    Wish you a happy new week!

    Madelief x

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  11. Hi Jill, well done, you are now "in the club"!!
    Congratulations
    T x

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  12. Oh my goodness Jill - I just want to scoop up everything on your stall and bring it home! I wish that I could have been there, it sounds like you had a wonderful time. I'm so glad it was a success, and if you ever decide to travel to any fairs further afield - do let me know if you're near Norfolk! x

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  13. Hi Jill,
    Woohoo! You go Jill, great that you went and now on to more, well done.
    I know how great your products are so they will sell for sure. Love what you did with the table styling and you are so sweet to link to 2 more sites, thanks. Also, your London trip looked really relaxed and indeed London has some lovely streets, anyhoo, talk soon!
    Maureen xx

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  14. Hi Jill,
    Your stall looks wonderful and so glad it was successful and you are doing some more. Please give us details in the hope I might be able to visit one sometime.
    Sarah

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  15. GOod for you Jill! I am so happy you enjoyed it; that the sales went well does not surprise me at all :) everything you make is so beautiful!

    Enjoy your week,

    love
    Maaike

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  16. Hi, it looks like you had a great stall, every thing is so pretty.

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  17. Ooooh! What fun to see all the pictures -almost like I was there. I wish I could go in person. I am a new follower to your blog! ~Anna

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  18. it all looks so beauutiful! i'm pleased you did well, i did one last weekend and i ws really pleased tooo, dont you just want to do hese all the time!!!

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  19. J'aurais aimé y être !
    Que de merveilles ...
    Bisous
    Marie-Ange

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  20. Your stall looked lovely Rosie, I wish I had been there...and that flag bunting on the wall....well...I would have snapped that up! Glad you had a successful day. Robx

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  21. Just gorgeous . . . . well done you!!
    Once you have the "bug" . . . .you may find it addictive . . . .hee hee!!
    Love Helen xx

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  22. How lovely your stall looked. Classy, is how I'd describe it. If I'd been there I think I'd have been toying with the idea (if the price was right) of buying those lovely bowls and plates edged with grey and with a floral image in the centre, a rose perhaps? I love all those whites, pinks and greys. Really, the whole fair looks enchanting, and that's not a word I bandy about! I'd love to have been there.
    Margaret P

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  23. Looks fabulous, your stall is so pretty ... I'm doing a fair on the 29th, hope I too, go home with a lighter load! Make some room for more treasures
    xx

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  24. I live in Devon too and would have loved to have seen your stall-it looks so pretty..
    Happy Sewing!
    Callie x

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  25. Your stall looks fab Jill! You deserved to do well, all what you make is gorgeous!
    Hopefully I will get to one of your fairs! :0)

    Lou xxx

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  26. What a lovely display, and looks like a lovely fair as well. I only wish I lived nearer so that I could visit the fair. Really pleased that you did so well with your stall. Sharon x

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  27. Hope you got home safely , I knew you had lost so much weight but didn't feel I should comment.........you really do look amazing x

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Thank you for your lovely words