Thank You Hartley Wintney!

We’ve just about recovered from Sunday’s great day at the Victoria Hall in the pretty thriving town of Hartley Wintney.  You did us proud people of Hampshire, Berkshire, Oxfordshire and the surrounding area!  Our footfall was up on this time last year so we hope that our social media and advertising is paying off and that we are beginning to build on a local reputation for busy, buzzy and well organised vintage fairs! read more

A Very Vintage & Handmade Christmas

Lyn and Yvonne are working hard to bring you Dolly’s Christmas Artisan Fair at Old Basing Village Hall in Old Basing on Sunday 19th November and Ruby’s Vintage Christmas & Retro Fair at the Victoria Hall in Hartley Wintney on Sunday 26th November.  There is a lot of preparation involved, not least the social media, the distribution of leaflets and banners, the finalisation of stallholders and floor plans! read more

A Weekend at Millets Farm Centre

The first weekend in July saw us back at Millets Farm Centre for our annual Vintage Village.  This is really one of our favourite events of the year and although it’s a lot of hard work, we get a real buzz from showcasing the best of Affordable Vintage to visitors and friends. read more

Mini Ruby

There will be a “mini Ruby’s” at Yattendon Classic Vehicle Day on Saturday 25th June – look for our stalls in the village hall along with the vintage style refreshments.  There will also be stalls in the display field selling a wide variety of craft items, local produce and other great stuff! read more

Pop Up Upstairs!

Ruby’s was invited to join a well established Antiques & Collectors Fair at Benson Parish Hall near Wallingford, Oxfordshire recently and we were delighted to bring a Vintage Vibe to the upper floor at this newly refurbished venue. read more

We Kept Cool in Hartley Wintney!

It was the hottest day of the year (so far) on Saturday 16th July but the Victoria Hall in Hartley Wintney was nice and cool inside.   We filled it with a nice variety of true vintage, great retro and artisan craft plus a rail of Sustainable Fashion (which we hope to build up in future) and lots of people took advantage of our one off free entry to support our stallholders.  We even had Brenda demonstrating how she upcycles furniture into something beautiful and unique read more