Antique and Creative Blog

On this blog and on our social media, I communicate the best I can, highlights and features on what’s happening in our world of design, homeware and antiques. I am not a creative writer and apologies now for any poor grammar as it is not my strong point. I am just keen to share with you my journey and findings and hope you at least enjoy the visuals. If you do enjy a post, then please feel free to share with your friends and your social community.  I have put social share buttons at the bottom of each blog post for you.

If you would like to contribute to our Antique and Creative blog then please submit your ideas to me tash@theurbanvintageaffair.com Credit for your feature will be given with links to your social or web.  

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Celebrate With Us As We Turn One !

Friday 9th November 2018 at 20:29:00
What have we done and how are we celebrating?

Spooky Moment

Saturday 27th October 2018 at 19:30:00
Halloween Special I thought what can I do to make this season more memorable, spooky and fun for you? So here it is, pure spooky entertainment of spiritual antique appraisals, ‪scary stories, ghost hunting ‬and true stories‬.

Interview With A Dealer

Thursday 4th October 2018 at 14:00:00
Super chuffed to have the iconic Judith Miller talk to The Urban Vintage Affair

Social Media Awards To Share

Tuesday 17th July 2018 at 22:17:04
We are keen contributors to all main social media platforms and continue to support as spread the word to our creative customers #LookAtAntiquesDifferently See our recent awards which acknowledge our hard work on social media, mainly twitter.

Patterned Plants #TrendBlog

Thursday 5th July 2018 at 12:58:30
These ones are real but not all need watering.

Art & Antique Fair Olympia

Sunday 24th June 2018 at 19:50:33
It's Hot and It's On: We meet the dealers and items which supports the trends in art and antiques

Here Is Our Brand Video

Friday 15th June 2018 at 23:24:14
I would like to introduce to you the brand video for The Urban Vintage Affair.

Behind The Brand - How I Started

Wednesday 9th May 2018 at 20:34:28
You now know why, so here is how I started working on the brand

Faux Foliage #TrendBlog

Thursday 3rd May 2018 at 22:01:44
It's ok to have dozens of stunning florals displays and sleep in a room with far too many plants when they are not real.

So What's An Escutcheon.. And Why Is It A Pimp?

Sunday 29th April 2018 at 15:18:36
Time to learn something new about this decorative salvage

Decorative Antique and Textiles Fair April 2018

Monday 23rd April 2018 at 12:53:21
Why you should also love the Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair

Our Visit To BADA Fair 2018

Wednesday 28th March 2018 at 11:06:15
Last month The Urban Vintage Affair was at the BADA Fair 2018. This is what caught our eye.

Caring For Your Paper Mache

Tuesday 27th March 2018 at 20:13:39
Vintage or an older antiques, look after your paper mache trays the same way

Silver & Chocolate Easter

Tuesday 20th March 2018 at 13:03:49
First collaboration with Chocolate and antique silver.

Live In Velvet #TrendBlog

Friday 9th March 2018 at 21:21:54
From the catwalk to the bedroom, velvet is back and it's more tactile and stylish than it's ever been.

Behind The Brand - My Passion For Antiques

Tuesday 27th February 2018 at 11:40:23
Many people ask why I set up this brand, so I thought I would a post about it.

Scandi Mix - Antique & Interior #TrendBlog

Friday 23rd February 2018 at 01:10:38
Visual insight to the rising trend of mixing your antiques with mid century Scandinavian furniture.

Be Original This Valentines

Sunday 28th January 2018 at 20:53:03
Here's some inspirational valentine gift ideas. This year think about giving an investment piece of something to decorate your heart and home with.

Artisan Handmade Notebooks

Thursday 18th January 2018 at 17:00:53
Our slow made urban collection of notebooks perfect for the stationery lovers

History About The Goths Suitcase and Trunks

Friday 1st December 2017 at 13:39:02
Appreciating of the depth and character of a vintage and antique cases, all holding a historic tale or secret. Here we share some history with you.

The History About The Headhunters Flatware

Saturday 11th November 2017 at 16:13:16
What can we tell you about knives and forks that you don't already know? Quite a lot actually....

So What's With The Grooms Coddler?

Saturday 11th November 2017 at 15:16:06
This unusual shiny antique was a big deal at the Georgian and Victorian breakfast table