Memories of Vintage
Supplier of vintage crockery to Epsom Derby
Create your own special Vintage Memory

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Specials Offers

Prices include

Hire of all crockery and venue decorations as quoted.
A consultation in your own home/venue or if you wish to do so at Memories itself.
All china and hired items are hand picked to compliment your special occasion.
Full setup and personalised styling on the day of your chosen venue.
Washing up included
Delivery and collection included (some exclusions apply)

Price List

For your ease we can provide you with a quote.
Just let us know what you would like to hire and how many people and we will work out the costings for you.

A deposit from £100 will save the date of your special day for you.
The £100 save the date deposit is not refundable if the clients cancel or change that date.
It is however, taken into account when paying the final bill.

Vintage Prop Hire
Vintage Suitcases£10
Wicker baskets£5 and £3
Vintage Singer Sewing Machines£15
Singer Sewing Machine Table£30
Vintage Tin Baths£8 and £6
Vintage Milk Churns (painted cream)£15
Unique Vintage Wash Stands (painted and wooden)£30
Beautiful Art Deco Cocktail Cabinet (walnut interior and painted exterior)£60
Stunning French Louis Style draws£40
Real Dried Flower Confetti - Beautiful colours and bio degradable.
This confetti looks stunning in a basket with music cones or sweet cones.
1 litre is approximately enough for 10 people, depending on hand size!
£7.20 a litre.
Rocking Chair with throw and cushion£35
Art Deco Bronze lady statue£40
Vintage Dog Cart£40
Vintage round confetti holder (actually a potato sizer)£15
Steamer Trunk (cream with brown)£25
Birdcages with stands£15
Original Newspapers£3 each
Various Vintage Candelabras£6.50
Large Vintage atlas/books£6
Tall 5 arm Vintage Silver Plate Candelabra £25
Tall 3 arm Vintage Silver Plate Candelabra£15
Vintage Watering Can £5
Vintage Wooden Crates £5

Memories of Vintage

We always have new additions to our hire range.

We now have a lovely Vintage Tandem to add to our bike hire. She is all cream with comfy brown seats with a cute basket on the front and a picnic basket on the back. She would be perfect for order of service, confetti and cones, sweets, Messages for the bride and groom even serviettes, the list is endless.....

Terms and conditions apply

Bunting Hire

Our bunting has a deposit of only £10 per string when hiring. This is refundable as long as we receive the bunting back in the same great condition which it has left us.

1 x 12 metre string/39ft £45
2 x 24m/78ft £65
3 x 36m/117ft £85
4 x 48m/156ft £110
5 x 60m/234ft £130
6 x 72m/273ft £150
7 x 84m/312ft £174
8 x 96m/351ft £198
9 x 108m/390ft £218
10 x 120m/429ft £238
11 x 132m/468ft £258
12 x 144m/507ft £278


Prop in a Box

A Vintage Prop Box.
Use this Prop Box for lots of fun at your wedding!! Let your guests play to their hearts delight!!
ask your photographer to spend an hour having fun with your props and your guests...
Polaroids for instant guestbook pictures are a great way of designing your own unique guestbook and photos.

Props included are:
Vintage box camera
Large vintage picture frame
Vintage glasses
Vintage top hat
Vintage bowler hat
Men's cravat
Ladies vintage mirror, brush and boa
Ladies vintage long gloves
Ostrich feathers
Vintage handbags
Vintage frilly umbrella
Vintage telephone
Vintage cup/saucer
Vintage leopard hat and matching bow tie
Police truncheon
1960s mother of the bride hat
Vintage cigarette holder and pipes
Feathered mother of the bride hat
Men's tweed jacket
Full length fur coat
Fur stoles
1919 original newspaper
Large vintage whiskey barrel
Vintage pine wooden door back drop
Vintage rocking chair (throw and cushion)


Vintage Centre Pieces
Original Christys Bowler Hat and hat box£15.00
Original Vintage Typewriter£15.00
Vintage hat boxes £4.00
Vintage Violin £15.00
Vintage handbags (3 per table) £15.00
Trumpet £15.00
Ornate Birdcages £5.00
Working Grammerphone and horn£25.00
Vintage tablecloths linen/lace/cross stitch£5.00
Glass Crystal powder puffs (looks really pretty with flowers)£5.00
We also have a range of lovely vintage washstands and furniture items which can be used for props, please ask for more information. Hire prices from £30

Butcher's bike hire - £80
When hiring the vintage butchers bike an extra deposit of £100 is required. This will be refunded in full if the bike is returned undamaged . This is due to the high valuation price of this particular item. The bike is for display only and at no time should anybody attempt to ride the bike. Memories of Vintage take no responsibility for injury occurred whilst it is in possession of the hirer.

Vintage Tandem Hire - £120
When hiring the vintage Tandem an extra deposit of £150 is required. This will be refunded in full if the bike is returned undamaged . This is due to the high valuation price of this particular item. The bike is for display only and at no time should anybody attempt to ride the bike. Memories of Vintage take no responsibility for injury occurred whilst it is in possession of the hirer.

Vintage Decorations
Wicker heart£1.20
Individual Vintage pearl necklaces (4/5 in a bag)£2.50 a bag
Vintage China Jugs Sm£2.50
Vintage China Jugs Lg£4.50
Large Jug and Bowl£15.00
Vintage style picture frames£2.50
Old Books£1.00 ech
Easel in pale turquoise£3.00

Vintage cup & saucer £1.50
Tea plate 50p
Sugar bowl £1.20
Milk jug £1.20
Sandwich/cake plate £1.50
Desert plates £1.00
Platters sm £2.50
Platters lg £3.00
Main plates £1.00
Tea pot £4.50
Cream/Jam Bowl £1.20
Vintage serving bowl £2.00
One tier vintage cake stand £4.50
Two tier vintage cake stand £5.00
Three tier vintage cake stand £5.50
Terrines/ various sizes and patterns £6.50

Single glass cake stand£3.50
One tier glass cake stand£4.00
Small cut glass vase£2.00
Medium cut glass vase£3.50
Large cut glass vase£4.50
Tall Victorian Vase£4.50
Large silver rimmed glass bowl (8-9")£4.50
Bon Bon dish£4.00
Glass bowls Sm (5-7")£2.00
Glass bowls Lg/Trifle (approx 8")£3.00
Pinch Pots salt/pepper/tea light holder£0.50
Glass starter/desert bowls on stands£1.00

Silverwear to hire
Single silver candlestick£2.50
Silver/pewter 3 arm Candelabra£6.50
Beautiful ornate Silver Tea Pot and Coffee Pots£7.00
Matching Silver sugar bowls and milk jugs£3.50
Large jug and bowl (looks amazing with flowers or sweets in) £30
Various silver dishes with handles or without£4
3 layer Silver cake stand£6
Sugar tongs £1.50

Made to Order Favours
3 Sprigs of Lavender tied with a bow with your choice of colour£2.00
Button favour tags and ribbon£0.25 each
Bottles/jars trimmed with vintage lace£2.25 each

Please always ask if there is something you would love at your event, as our range of crockery and accessories are growing all the time.

If you would like us to style your event for you we would be delighted to. We can deliver and collect and we ask that all our crockery is hand washed, as it is so delicate, or you can leave that job up to us, all we ask is you empty all the contents out before packing away.

The hire prices include table dressing.

For all other information you can find it in our terms and conditions.

Terms and Conditions

When hiring goods and services from Memories of Vintage you are agreeing to abide by the following terms and conditions:

1. Hire period is for 1 - 4 days. Longer hire periods can be arranged and must be agreed in writing by Memories of Vintage. Should items be retained for a longer hire period without prior agreement then items will be charged at 20% of the total bill per day.
1.2 Amendments to orders can be made up to 7 days prior to delivery, subject to availability.
1.3 Requests for additional items added to the order once the final balance is paid will be accommodated where possible but it cannot be guaranteed. Payment for these items is due upon request.
1.4 We regret that the booking may not be reduced once final payment has been received.


A delivery and collection service is available and is free of charge if you book your wedding with us and the total hire order is over £450.
Please note: We have had to amend our previous no delivery charge policy as we are sometimes providing only one item for an event and we are unable to cover the cost of transport.
If you are a commercial company and would like to order from Memories of Vintage, please contact us regarding delivery information.
Otherwise the following applies:-
2. A delivery and collection service is available and is free of charge for locations within a 20 mile radius of Memories of Vintage home base in North Lincolnshire.
2.1 Delivery dates and times will be confirmed by Memories of Vintage upon confirmation of the order. On site contact and accessibility information must be supplied to Memories of Vintage for delivery & collection orders.
2.2 Goods for collection must be repacked safely in their original packaging and if washing up is required we ask that the items are carefully wiped/ scraped and that sugar bowls, milk jugs, teapots/ coffee pots and vases are thoroughly emptied.
2.3 If it is felt that items have not been suitably packed for collection or transit then Memories of Vintage reserves the right to re-pack the items. The client will be charged an additional cost of 10% of the total hire cost.
2.4 The free delivery/collection service is not available for orders under £450 in this instance the hirer collects/ returns or Memories will deliver for our normal 50p a mile rate. Unless it is within the free 20 mile radius of North Lincolnshire in which case Memories will deliver/collect the goods.The hirer is responsible from time of collection, until the end of the hire, when the goods are delivered safely back to Memories of Vintage. All other terms and conditions still apply. The total hire of £450 does not include flower quotes, this only applies to hired items only.
2.5 When delivery exceeds 200 miles in one journey a £50 charge will be incurred. Memories of Vintage will only provide service within the UK


3. Items supplied by Memories of Vintage will be, in our opinion, in good vintage condition with no chips or cracks. However it can be expected that some of the patterns, gilt and silver plating will show signs of wear.
3.1 Vintage items are fragile and much more easily prone to damage than commercial catering crockery. Please ensure you take extra care when handling, stacking and packing the items.
3.2 All goods should be checked against the delivery note and signed for by the hirer upon receipt.
3.3 If no one is available to sign for receipt of the goods then this will be at the hirers own risk and will be deemed as being delivered in clean and undamaged condition. If deliveries are left at unattended premises this it at the hirers risk.
3.4 In the event of any shortage or damage, the hirer shall note this on the delivery note upon receipt of goods. No discrepancies or damages will be accepted unless Memories of Vintage is notified within 12 hours of delivery.
3.5 At all times during the hire period all items remain the property of Memories of Vintage.


4. All goods upon delivery by the hirer will be clean and ready for use.
4.1 All items supplied by Memories of Vintage must be hand washed. Items are not suitable for dishwashers.
4.2 Where items are returned unwashed without prior agreement, a washing up charge of 15% of the total hire order will be made. Washing up is included in our prices but the crockery must be washed on the day of use, failure to do so will have a risk of staining and damage to the crockery. In this event the damages bond will occur.


5. A 50% deposit is required as confirmation of the order. The deposit is non-refundable.
5.1. The balance is payable no later than 21 days prior to the date of hire. Cash, bank transfer, or cheque payments made payable to Dawn Taylor are acceptable.
Paying through PayPal. Because of charges by PayPal we will add an increase of 4% on top of the hire charge.


6. Cancellation of the total hire order must be made in writing and the following charges apply:
30 days or more No charge
Between15 - 29 days 50%
Under 14 days 100%


7. The damages bond will be equivalent to the number of people being catered for to the nearest 10. Eg: 256 people, damages bond £260. The minimum amount of damages bond is £100.
7.1 In the event of our crockery and/ or accessories being used in conjunction with another company, we ask that you ensure all the original items hired from Memories of Vintage are returned to us, failure to do so will result in the damages bond being applied.
7.2 Damages and/or loss will be charged at the following cost:
Teacup and/ or Saucer £10, China Tea/Coffee Pot £35, Single Tier Glass Cake Stand £20, Pitcher and bowls £50 Other china items £10 other glass items £10 3 Tier cake stand...£45 each, 2 Tier cake stand...£30 each, Original Christy’s bowler hat and hat box...£80, Original Vintage typewriter .....£90, Vintage hat boxes ... £8, Vintage Violin...£40
Working Vintage Gramophone and horn...£90
One tier china cake stands...£20
Vintage Butchers Bike…..£400
Furniture from...£100 to £200 each
Large silver punchbowl...£90
Dog Cart ... £100
Art Deco Statue ... £100
Saxophone ... £180
Steamer Trunk ... £60
Rocking Chair ... £50
All other accessories at our discretion. Special offer applies to crockery only
Silver Cutlery &Tongs £5, Silver tea pots / coffee pots £40 each, Silver milk jugs/sugar bowls...£10 each,


8. During the hire period breakages or loss of any item is the full responsibility of the hirer until received back and checked by Memories of Vintage; hirers will be notified within 72 hours of recorded loss or damage and corresponding charges subject to this check the deposit will be returned within the next 5 working days.
8.1. Prices are subject to review at our discretion; however prices quoted at time of booking and upon receipt of deposit will be honoured for the date of the event.
8.2. Memories of Vintage take no responsibility in the event of any injury to any party through breakage of any equipment or any other accident during hire period.

To book the crockery, please print these terms and conditions, sign below to accept and send it with your deposit.
NAME (Capitals): ___________________________________
DATE: ____________________________________________
SIGNED: __________________________________________
EVENT DATE: ______________________________________

Click here for the booking form. This can be printed, filled in and sent to us with your deposit.
Click here for a printable version of the Terms and Conditions.

Payment by BACS :-
Barclays Bank
Acc 50272876
Sort code 20-98-61

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