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Vintage China and Prop Hire


We have a wide range of beautiful and eclectic vintage china, props and accessories that are available for hire. For more information, please contact us.


Please do also get in touch if you don't see what you are looking for, we are constantly acquiring new pieces and will often be more than happy to source whatever it is you are after!


Vintage China, cutlery & glass


Tea party packages

Our vintage china, cutlery and glass is available to hire individually or as a package, giving you eveything you need for each of your guests to serve and enjoy their meal. Please contact us for package prices per head.



Individual hire

Tea cup and saucer                                                             £1.20                                                                   

Tea/dessert plate                                                    £0.50                                                                          

Dinner plate                                                                        £1.00                                                                                    

Cake stand (glass or china available, various sizes)         from £3                        

Compote (glass or china)                                                 from £3                                                           

Sandwich/cake plate

(glass or china available, various sizes)                       from £1.50


Milk jug  / Sugar bowl                                                          £1.00                                                            

Tea pot (various sizes)                                                 from £3.00                                            

Coffee pot (various sizes)                                             from £3.00                                             

Tea spoon                                                                             £0.20                                                              

Cake fork                                                                              £0.20                                                                     

Sugar tongs                                                                          £0.50                                                                    

Cake slice                                                                             £1.00                                                          

Vintage champagne coupe                                                    £0.80



Vintage flower containers


We have a wide selection of vases, bottles, jars and tins which are suitable for your florists (or your own!) use as flower containers. Please let us know if you need more information or pictures of specific items.


Vintage window vases (various sizes)                                     £3.00


Vintage Dartmouth ceramic swans (white or black,

various sizes)                                                                  from £1.00


Vintage and antique blue and white china (willow

pattern and similar). Vases, jugs, tureens and bowls

(various sizes)                                                                  from£1.00


Cut glass vases and bowls                                                 from £1.00


Silver vases and bowls                                                      from £2.00


1930s pastel coloured stoneware jugs (various sizes)       from £2.00


Vintage tins (variety of designs and sizes)*                      from £2.00


Enamelware jugs (variety of sizes)                                   from £2.00


American blue glass Mason jars                                                £2.00


Vintage pickle jars (large and extra large sizes,

clear or blue-green glass)                                                  from £3.00


Vintage glass bottles (small and extra small,

various colours)                                                                 from £0.50


Vintage stoneware bottles

(neutral shades, various sizes)                                          from £0.80


* please note most tins will need to be lined or used in conjunction with another container (eg plastic florists' tray or jam jar) as they are not waterproof.












Larger props and furniture


Painted vintage sideboard (perfect as a dessert or side table)              £30


Painted vintage kneehole desk (perfect for a wedding guest book)      £25


Blue painted vintage fruit ladder (perfect for fairy lights

and/or floral arrangements)                                                               £10


Vintage suitcases                                                                                  £6


Vintage leather and tin trunks                                                              £8


Genuine Welsh blankets (great for chilly evenings,

or informal seating areas)                                                                   £10


Vintage bird cages (great for floral arrangements,

or hung with favours or biscuits)                                                          £6


Vintage deck chairs (great for outside seating at a

summer wedding)                                                                                 £5


Vintage fabric covered screens

(lovely blue leaf print fabric- 2 available)                                               £10


Vintage Persian style rugs                                                                     £10







Smaller Props


Vintage books with decorative covers                                         £0.80


Glass domes/cloches                                                                   £4.00


Vintage French fabric covered boxes in various sizes

and colours (a pretty way to display favours)                             £2.00


Vintage maps                                                                             £0.50


Vintage mirrors (bevel edged mirrors from 1930s-1950s)         £4.00


Vintage floral paintings from                                                     £3.00


Vintage gilt frames (perfect for a seating plan)                          £4.00




Rustic lettering


Vintage style, distressed rust coloured metal lettering spelling LOVE. Great on their own, the letters also look fantastic dressed with flowers or fairy lights. They are light enough to be hung, or can be leant against any surface. £20




Fabric streamer backdrop


A fabulous backdrop for your top table, or any part of your venue, made from fabric streamers in an eclectic mix of plain, patterned and floral vintage style fabrics. The backdrop is a maximum of about 6 metres wide but can be adjusted to fit narrower spaces. It looks particularly good with our handmade paper pinwheels!


£25 to hire.




Fabric streamer backdrop to hire


Candleholders, votives, festoon and pendant lighting


Clear glass candleholders

(approx.5cm high, fit standard dinner candles)                    £0.20


Clear glass votives                                                                £0.10


Vintage painted metal tealight holders                                  £0.30


Festoon lighting


We have 2 strings of vintage style festoon lighting for hire.

Each string has black cabling and is 20m in length, with 20

clear bulbs at a spacing of 1 per metre. The length of lead

from the plug to the first bulb is 1.5m. Suitable for indoor and

outdoor use.


For hire at £20 per string per weekend (3 nights)


Pendant lighting


Three vintage style pendant lights, with Bakelite lampholders and gold braided cables, and individual plugs. Shades in small, medium and large, in your choice of an eclectic mix of vintage floral fabric, lace and rattan, or three different vintage floral fabrics. These lights look fantastic hung over an informal seating area, cake table or top table, or anywhere you would like to create a focal point. Each light has 8 metres of cable.


For hire at £25 for the three lights per weekend (3 nights)







Delivery, Washing Up and t & cs


We offer a delivery service which is charged at 40p per mile from our Lewes base. You are also welcome to collect your order from us free of charge. Delivery for larger or multiple items may cost more, please contact us for a quote.


We are happy to wash up your china for you if you would like to relax after your party and not worry about the clearing up! Please contact us for a quote.


To see full terms and conditions for our hire service, please click here.


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