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Tableware 2020

Posted on January 16, 2020 at 1:49 PM Comments comments (503)
Exciting news, we now have a new website that you can search our stock and see lots of styling ideas, we hope you will find this easy to use.  There will be more stock to add for 2020, so keep checking in, if you haven't seen what you're looking for please let us know.
Have a look now at

We now supply everything for your event table in our styling package.
So if you have just booked your DIY venue and are wondering where to hire everything from and how you will find time to style the way you want, contact us for a chat.
Look forward to hearing from you 

Vintage Photo Booth

Posted on March 6, 2014 at 6:32 AM Comments comments (25)
Hi what a busy start to the year, it seems vintage is growing and growing, we are all loving the nostagia and style. Vintage weddings in barns and castles, Mad Hatter themed events . Special birthdays  - all with our beautiful vintage china. We are so excited about our new additions, another lovely card case and our new Vintage Photo Booth a regency style dressing screen with a large suitcase full of wonderful props for you to play with boas, straw boaters, bowler hats, pearls, gloves, moustaches and so many hats we will probably need another vintage case. Use your own cameras, phones to take, send, share your fun pictures - £75 to hire.

Big wedding

Posted on September 16, 2013 at 10:32 AM Comments comments (43)
Swingletree vintage has just collected from the biggest wedding yet, cups, saucers, tea plates, tea pots, sugar bowls, milk jugs,salad plates, butter dishes, vases, tall candlesticks, small candlesticks, tablecloths... phew.. now the washing up (we don't charge for washing up, just enjoy your day and we take all the dirty dishes away and make them all shiny again for the next vintage event.

Cutlery for hire

Posted on June 13, 2013 at 4:09 AM Comments comments (36)
Morning to you, Swingletree Vintage will soon have cutlery for hire, has taken me a while to decide on the design, so watch for the pictures soon on our website.

DIY weddings

Posted on June 8, 2013 at 7:53 AM Comments comments (53)
Hi there, vintage is a great way to do a DIY wedding and make it individual to you. Swingletree Vintage hire for a wedding of 100 is just £2.00 per head and thats  all the china for a 3 course meal including sugar bowls, jugs and vases, sandwich plates or cake stands you might want and you can choose the colours you like for your theme.
Bunting, pew ends, suitcases and a lot more, we have the basics, you can choose to decorate them yourself or we can do that for you. Contact for a chat, visit and some inspiration.

DIY weddings

Posted on May 12, 2013 at 5:39 AM Comments comments (129)
Just off the collect the china, then back to wash it all up, no charge for this service, the bride and groom can happily go away knowing they haven't left their family with a massive clear up.  I collect the dirty china and take it away, no worries or washing up charge.  DIY weddings made easier.