“Hello, Bygones!” Vintage & Retro Bash will be collaborating with “Marry Me in Somerset” to bring you 7 hours of Vintage & Retro Heaven at Westlands Leisure Complex, Yeovil, Somerset on Sunday 1st April from 10am – 5pm.
We’ll also be raising money for Flying Colours at The Yeovil Woman’s Hospital. They are currently raising money to improve the Special Care Baby Unit plus patient and staff facilities. Please visit Just Giving to donate, or come along on the day and join in!
40+ stalls will be in attendance with a whole load of vintage gorgeousness! There will be Clothes, Records, Instruments, Kitchenalia, Jewellery, Furniture, Retro Toys, Cakes, Sweets, plus lots more! Throughout the day the stage will be host to DJs and 2 fashion shows. The first will show case clothes and accessories from “Hello, Bygones!” & the second from Wedding Fair stall holders.
We can’t wait to introduce to you The Path to Living History Group who are a 1940s US GIs re-enactment team. Very interesting and really rather dishy! – see photos below if you don’t believe us!!
The Craft table will have 3 workshops where you’ll have the chance to learn a new skill, create something beautiful and best of all you get to take it home!
Bunting Workshop with Pica Pica
Learn basic sewing skills and create a string of bunting using beautiful vintage fabrics – Length of Workshop 1 hour 30 mins – Cost £10
Vintage Rose Cupcake Workshop with Ice Maiden Cakes
Come along for a hands-on practice and learn two different techniques for icing your cupcakes as well as how to use molds and embossers to make simple but effective vintage rose decorations. All materials, tools, and 6 cupcakes are included. Length of Workshop 1 Hour – Price £15 – see photos below
Vintage Fascinator Class with Gypsy Rose Upstyling In this workshop you will make a truly unique and beautiful fascinator hat, with a vintage twist, at a snip of the price of a bespoke fascinator hat! You will be guided through the creative process by bridal and accessory designer Lucy Fosh (gypyroseupstyling.com) You will design your mini fascinator using a selection of retro style fabrics, ribbons, buttons, veiling and feathers and learn how to create a fabulous flower using an age old technique. Your fascinator will be attached to a hairband so will be suitable for all hair types – Ticket Price: £12.00 each – Length of workshop: 1hour 30minutes
All workshops are suitable for beginners and materials provided, all you need to do is bring yourself! Booking in advance is advisable as there are very few spaces available. Email for more details.
LeKeux & The Vintage Salon be creating beautiful Vintage inspired Make-Overs including hair and make-up for all you lovely ladies. Contact by Email for price lists and bookings.
After your Make-Over, pop into the Retro Photo Studio where you’ll have the chance to go through the dressing up box, don your glad rags and have a fabulous Vintage style Photo Shoot with Unwin Photography Email for prices and booking slots .
And last, but not least, come and get inked with Revolution Ink Tattoos who for one day only will be creating Vintage style Tattoo Parlour. Contact email@example.com for prices and bookings. Bookings in advance only after a previous consultation with Revolution. Strictly over 18’s only.
THE CARLING SUITE & WESSEX SUITE
We are very excited to welcome “Marry Me in Somerset” to the Bash. They will be hosting a Vintage & Retro Wedding Fair throughout two rooms with over 40 stalls! They will also be showing off gorgeous wedding dresses within the Fashion Show. If you want something a little different on your wedding day then you must come along!
DVK Secret Supper Club will be hosting a Vintage/Retro themed lunch from 12-2pm.
BOOKINGS ONLY. Contact Daisy’s Vintage Kitchen for menus and tickets.
A Hard Days Night
From 3pm – 7pm this room will be converted into a Cinema with a 12ft x 10ft screen. Come and watch a 3pm or 5pm Special Screening of the iconic Beatles film “A Hard Days Night”. There will be a bar available with food, drinks, a Retro Sweet Shop and Vintage Pop-Corn Cart.
This will be open to the public serving Sunday lunches and food from their Bar Menu.
“Yeovil Live Stage”
We are thrilled to announce that our local music, arts, and entertainment magazine Yeovil Live will be joining us. Make sure you come along and pick-up the latest issue for FREE!
From 10am till 3pm we have some excellent entertainment!
Rock ‘n’ Roll band “The Animal Urges” – see photos below
Lindy Hop, Rock ‘n’ Roll & Swing Dancers
Bexi Owen a Jazz, Blues & Swing Singer
A Cigar Box Guitar Band – see photos below
At the venue entrance you will be able to browse (and maybe take a peak inside) lots of fabulous Pre 1980’s vehicles including Tina the Purple Cortina, Katy’s Campers, Scooters and more!
This most definitely is not to be missed – see the photos below:
More more shops, events, fairs and markets visit The Vintage Guide to Britain Website