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A Lady and Her Bike

Pride of place in our new Bury St Edmunds showroom is a very special bicycle that belonged to a very special lady- Joan Mower. In 1937 aged 14 Joan was gifted this charming bicycle by her brothers, cherished and used religiously for the following seventy years of her life. From her daily commute to frequent […]


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Vintage Ice Cream Bike – Available for Hire

We source our traditional ice cream from Lakenham Creamery based in Norfolk and you can choose from the following flavours: French Vanilla Double Strawberry Belgian Chocolate Cointreau Mandarin New York Coffee Chocolate Choc Chip Crema Pistachio Almond Toffee Crunch Jamaican Rum & Raisin Rich Butterscotch Coconut Cream Maple Walnut Fudge Mint Choc Chip Mango Alphonse […]


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Seafront Celebrations

There’s nothing more revitalising than the feel of the sea breeze in the air and the sound of the tide against the shore… That’s why we loved working at the Thorpeness Country Club, one of Suffolk’s many beautiful coastal venues. The venue boasts a wonderfully neutral interior, perfect for either themed or simple decorative ideas. With high […]


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Candy Bar

I just came across this photo from a 30th birthday party in Norfolk and thought I’d share it. If you are thinking of having a candy bar/table for your event please do get in touch as we have the finest collection of candy jars and candy stripe cloths.  


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A Beautiful Garden Wedding

A fine Summers day in Cambridge… The beautiful couple Carly and Olly, had decided to have their wedding in a field at the back of a friends house. A collection of marques and scattered hay bales in a wild grass meadow set the tone for the day. The couple had chosen to have the old […]


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A Seaside Wedding

Last year we were asked to help with the spring wedding of  Julia and Pete at the Thorpeness golf and country club.   Like a lot of brides and myself too, Julia couldn’t decide on her cake! cupcake tower, traditional fruit or  novelty with a quirky twist… Julia had always loved the traditional cakes her […]


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Our Vintage Typewriter

We have a beautiful Remington vintage typwriter to hire. With it’s quirky keys and black ink it’s one of those must haves at a vintage wedding. We love displaying our typewriter on the gift table, where guests can wish you all the best. Some couples use their own headed note paper, by drawing a picture […]


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Wedding Candy Bar

So you fancy having a candy bar at your wedding? Beware! Candy bars make a great feature table, but if you have lot’s of children you’re sure to have sticky sweets left hanging around. Choose your type of sweets wisely, I would recommend marshmallows, smarties, pink flumps, red jelly lips and milk/cola bottles. We do […]


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Vintage Photo Booth

We’ve finished our vintage photo booth and are truly excited with it, props n all. Never short of a thing or two, we thought we’d roll up our sleeves, step away from the computer and get creative. We have lots of props to go with our booth, telephones, teacups and a teapot, vintage hats, classic […]


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Glemham Hall Wedding Fair

Tomorrow we’re going to the beautiful venue of Glemham Hall for their wedding fair. There’s going to be a fire in the drawing room and a fully dressed marquee with a host of local suppliers. We’ve been asked to look after the tea’s, which we’re really excited about. We have cream teas, iced biscuits, traditional […]


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Suffolk High Tea

We would like to introduce our newest menu to sit along with our Tea Party Catering and Vintage China Hire. A  selection  of  finger  and  open  sandwiches  on  white  brown  and  rye  bread Cheddar  cheese  and  caramelised  onion  chutney Roast  chicken  salad  with  horseradish  crème  fraiche Smoked  Salmon  with  a  dill  and  chive  cream  cheese […]


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Vintage Gilt Frames

We do like our gilt frames at Serendipity Street, they are so bold and in the right setting can look quite modern. Here’s a couple we used for weddings, earlier in the year. We hire these frames and can print your special words, seating plan or maybe they could be used for your menu. I’m […]


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Manor Farm Wedding Fair

On Sunday I was at The Manor Farm wedding show, in Suffolk and thought you might want to take a peak at our stand. Everyone loved our glass drinks dispenser with tap. We also had a new portfolio photo album from the lovely girls at Dottie.   The table was a 6ft round, in the […]


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Available for hire

We have 3 of these glass drinks dispensers available for hire. Perfect for Pimm’s, Cloudy Lemonade or Ginger Beer topped up with bunches of fresh mint. They look great on a vintage cloth and would work well on a candy table for vintage weddings.


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Double Booking at the West Wing

Suffolk that is not the White House … Last Friday we supplied the china for the Bury St Edmunds, chamber of commerce festive finale. The chamber had decided to have a high tea, after the speaches. The back drop of the West Wing part of Ickworth house, was the perfect setting for a touch of […]


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