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Hen parties – Not your last night of freedom

Sunday, September 25, 2011

So here you are, a month away from getting married, you’ve spent thousands of pounds on creating your perfect day with the person you love, so to celebrate this special event with your friends you clearly need one of these Hmmmm, maybe not. But the hen party industry is flooded with this type of thing […]

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A Love My Dress inspired Hen Party

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Two weeks ago today I was sweltering in a hotel room in Newcastle frantically primping and preening myself for the social event of the season, the Love My Dress Summer Soiree. Now as some of you may know my evening was brought to a premature end by a bout of low-blood pressure and a ride […]

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Stop Press!!!!!

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Ok so maybe that title is a bit dramatic but I’m just a teeny bit excited as today I got to see the Vintage Hen House mentioned in print in an actual wedding magazine!!!! (the exclamation mark police will be after me now but who cares). A little while ago I had a request from […]

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Hen parties suck

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

HEN PARTIES SUCK ! Well they do when someone experience of the usual hen party is so bad it puts them off having a hen party at all. I was chatting to one of my twitter buddies Emma (aka Cloggins aka The Wedding Reporter) who was one of the lovely models who did the photo […]

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Blackpool – The vintage alternative

Friday, May 13, 2011

Vintage Blackpool beach

I like a challenge, so I decided to try and offer up the sophisticated vintage alternative weekend for a favourite UK hen destination and after a few suggestions from my Twitter followers I picked that perennial hen favourite Blackpool. I told you I wanted a challenge! If you want to challenge me for a similar […]

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All that jazz – speakeasy style

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Blind Pig bar

When I was in New York we kept hearing I about these speakeasy style bars and although we didn’t get the chance to experience one ourselves I really liked the idea. I love Art Deco (it’s probably my favourite vintage style) and I have been on a bit of a mission to find one of […]

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The B word

Wednesday, April 20, 2011


Today I want to talk to you about the B word, no I don’t mean ‘bride’ I mean ‘budget’. This is a word that can strike fear into the hearts for most brides-to-be for a whole lotta reasons but when it comes to organising your hen party you can sometimes feel like a referee trying […]

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Happy Heninversary

Monday, April 18, 2011

happy henniversary

Ever since the site launched so many people have told me what a good idea it is and they would love to have had a vintage hen party but they didn’t get the chance and now they are married. But that doesn’t mean your chance to have the perfect hen party is gone. So today […]

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Beachy keen

Monday, April 4, 2011

Beach huts

Since the clocks changed last week the lighter evenings can’t help but make me think that summer is definitely on it’s way and with it wedding season (woohoo). So if you’re are planning a coastal trip for your hen party, you can vintage it up with a gorgeous swimsuit from British company For Luna. If you […]

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The Hen House photo shoot

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

After my little sneaky peak behind the scenes post yesterday, here is the full Hen house shoot. I want to thank everyone involved, especially Lee Allen for taking these excellent photos and Emily-Jayne for making the models look even more stunning! You all worked so hard despite the cramped conditions and rather chilly temperatures. But […]

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