We’re BACK in Buxton…& we can’t wait!

Wow! I can’t believe it’s nearly Sunday April 10th & we’re hurtling straight towards The Buxton Vintage Fair! I could wax lyrical for hours about what an amazing venue The Devonshire Dome is & how it truly is the jewel in the crown of the Peak District (in my humble opinion of course!) but let’s…

Please Don’t Miss Miss Nightingale!

Please Don’t Miss Miss Nightingale! Today is your very last chance to see ‘Miss Nightingale – The Musical‘ so I implore you to abandon all plans, forget the DIY & leave the weekend chores for another day. This is a musical that should NOT be missed! Our story begins in 1940s London, a hot bed…

Treat Your Dad To A Very Vintage Father’s Day!

Treat Your Dad To A Very Vintage Father’s Day! Wow, it’s that time again. We’re busy getting ready for The Buxton Vintage Fair at The Dome in Buxton, Derbyshire. I know I bang on about just how gorgeous this venue is but it truly is stunning & it makes such a fab backdrop to our…

Looking Back At The Buxton Vintage Fair!

Looking Back At The Buxton Vintage Fair! We love our Buxton Vintage Fair events at The Dome, so much so that we’re holding 3 events there this year but we kicked off in style on March 29th with our first event of 2015. The weather, as per usual, was against us but that didn’t stop…

The Buxton Vintage Fair March 2015

We’re back under The Dome! You know when Spring is finally a-springin’, not by snowdrops & daffodils beginning to blossom or lambs playfully frolicking in the fields. The official start to your vintage Spring season is ‘The Buxton Vintage Fair’ & we’re back under The Dome on Sunday March 29th from 10am ‘til 4pm! As…

A Different View of The Dome…

A Different View of The Dome… Not only have I made some great friends of our traders who join us at The Vintage Suitcase, but we’re growing a loyal band of customers who follow our events & join us when we’re in town. Long time instagram followers Simon & Michelle are two great pals I’ve…

We’ll Meet You In Matlock!

We’ll Meet You In Matlock! We’re back where it all began again this weekend as our Autumn fair season kicks off in style at The Imperial Rooms in Matlock, Derbyshire. We’re packing both rooms there with the best in Vintage & Handmade traders, you’re sure to find a great mix of new faces & familiar…

Happy Anniversary Airstream!

Happy Anniversary Airstream! One of the many bonuses of running ‘Top Ten Tuesday’ on our facebook page every week is that I get to find out about lots of great new pages too & I was blown away to discover that there was a beautiful 1962 Airstream caravan tucked away in the Derbyshire countryside. This…

Buxton, we love you! Buxton, we do!

Buxton, we love you! Buxton, we do! Yes, I know it’s been a while since our fabulous fair at The Dome in Buxton, but visiting The Festival of Vintage on Saturday has given me the push I needed to get my blogging head back on again! So here goes… We absolutely love our events at…

A Vintage Pause For Thought.

A Vintage Pause For Thought.   In the very early stages of The Vintage Suitcase nearly a year ago, we decided very early on that social media would play a big part for us. For starters it’s free & who do you know that doesn’t use facebook, twitter, instagram, tumblr…not many people. It was also…