The Story of Pretty Vintage Things

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The journey of ‘Pretty Vintage Things’ started with Lyng Kaersager’s passion to help people celebrate special occasions in an unusual way with her unrivalled trove of vintage treasures. Lyng, an event management professional, is in love with all things ‘vintage’. Her undying enthusiasm for vintage things has created an amazing collection of vintage English crockery and antique props- painstakingly handpicked from vintage fairs, auctions and sales.

‘Pretty Vintage Things’ offers vintage crockery and props for hire which are suitable for various events like wedding breakfasts, birthdays, English tea parties, christenings, baby showers or corporate events. We can dress up your occasion into a vintage wonderland with our quintessential collection of crockery and props. If you wish to get a complete event styled in a vintage manner, we also offer event styling and decor services. Looking for food catering services? We offer you that as well.

Pretty Vintage Things is a family-run business, managed and owned by Lyng Kaersager and based in Newbury, Berkshire. From our humble beginnings, we have come a long way and today we offer our services for any type of gathering- large or small. Our services include:

1. Vintage Crockery for Hire: We offer an elegant range of fine English bone china crockery and tableware for hire. Our collection of crockery has an attractive vintage appeal with rich designs and gold gilt edging in traditional flowery patterns, reliving the rich past of the English culture. Our collection includes traditional tea & coffee cups, saucers, pots, cutlery, bowls, plates, milk jugs, pretty cake stands and much more than you can ever imagine!

2. Vintage Props for Hire : We have a rich collection of antique props, carefully handpicked, to create a stunning scene for your event, and cast a nostalgic effect on the guests. Our unique collection includes grand old gramophones to quaint village bicycles, antique sewing machines to retro telephones and typewriters to traditional sweet carts and bird cages to vintage post boxes that can be customized to suit any type of event. We also offer a range of decorative buntings, matching tablecloths, table runners and picnic baskets. We arrange traditional outdoor games which are sure to charm and entertain your guests!

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3. Customized Vintage Wedding & Event Styling : We can style a vintage wedding or any other event with a rustic charm of the yesteryears. Our team of wedding stylists can plan and style the most special day of your life. If you choose to, we can style the event exactly as per your specifications so that your venue reflects your personality and looks just as you have dreamed about it. Vintage gives a feel of love for all seasons and we help you create it with traditional decor items, crockery and props with an old world charm. You can choose to involve our team as little or as much as you need. Explore ideas and suggestions or choose to get your whole day designed from us- we’ll tailor our service totally, just for you.

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4. Food Catering : One of the main attractions of any event is a delicious array of food. We have associated with local food caterers who offer a very high quality and wide range of cuisine to suits everyone’s taste. The food is presented in an attractive way and the delicious aromas tickle the taste buds which leaves your guests pinning for more!

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Areas we serve – Based in Berkshire, Pretty Vintage Things, provides vintage crockery and vintage prop hire services in the UK, including Oxfordshire, North Hampshire, London, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Middlesex- with collection and delivery available.

If wish to have a look at our lovely vintage collection, we welcome you to drop by and discuss your requirements. For further details or enquirers, please visit !!

Vintage Catering Equipment Hire Services

When it comes to celebrating an event, you wish to give the best to your guests. Be it the decoration, styling, props, crockery or food, you want your event to be a complete success.
Wondering how to go about it? We are here to help you in the most unusual way.

‘Pretty Vintage Things’ is a vintage crockery and prop hire company which transforms a simple occasion into a stunning celebration by adding a vintage touch to your event. We lend a unique grace and elegance of the bygone era and make your event a memorable one. We are passionate about helping people to organise various events in a vintage style like English tea parties, birthdays, christening, baby showers, wedding parties, breakfasts and other such occasions. We have a large collection of traditional fine English bone china with gold gilt edgings, and antique props from bicycles to typewriters. Every piece of in our vintage trove has been lovingly collected from auctions, fairs and sales.


Our clients can hire vintage crockery and props or they can get the entire event styled from us. No event can be complete without serving great tasting food to your guests. We have tie-ups with local food caterers who offer food to match your occasion and ambience. Our food catering teams offer a very high quality and delicious range of food to suit everyone’s taste. The food is laid out in an artistic and charming manner with matching table runners, buntings, crockery and vintage props which creates a captivating vintage feel. We take care of every minute detail of your event while you can look after your guests and enjoy your occasion.

Based in Berkshire, Pretty Vintage Things offers to plan, design, decorate and style your event. You can even choose to simply hire our vintage crockery and props for your event. We welcome people to discuss their requirements and have a look at our vintage collection. You can visit our website to have a look at our props and order for delivery. We serve South of England including Oxfordshire, North Hampshire, London, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Wiltshire and Middlesex, with collection and delivery available.

We have built up an enviable reputation and have served many reputed corporate as well as individual clients. Our vintage crockery, vintage prop hire and event styling services are tailored to match the needs of our clients. If you are looking to give a vintage touch to your event in the UK, we are right here for you!

Give a Vintage Feel to your Event with Vintage Props

If you are on a lookout of vintage props for your event, then you are at the right place. Pretty Vintage Things offers an extensive and beautiful range of vintage props for hire, suitable for all types of events. You can create a traditional vintage theme for your venue and give your guests a feel of the bygone era with our exquisite collection of antique vintage props and crockery carefully handpicked over the years from various fairs, auctions and flea markets.

Our props are perfect for all types of occasions like birthdays, tea parties, christening, baby showers, retro wedding breakfast banquets or corporate events. We have everything from grand old gramophones to quaint village bicycles, antique sewing machines to retro telephones, typewriters of yesteryear to traditional sweet carts. We even arrange for outdoor games, chalkboard signs, candy carts, popcorn machines, decorative buntings, picnic baskets, and matching table covers in traditional embroideries. Our effort is to give the event a personal touch.  After all it’s your occasion and your taste should be reflected in the entire event. It will make your guests feel special and give them a feel of ‘you’ as the perfect host.

Pretty Vintage Things is based in Newbury, Berkshire and offers hire services for vintage props suitable for all types of gatherings – small and large. Our customers can ask for vintage prop hire in Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire, Hampshire, London, Wiltshire and Buckinghamshire. If you wish to come over personally and choose from our mesmerising collection of vintage props, you are most welcome!  We offer a range of pre-made packages for prop hire services or you can get one customized to suit your needs. As an icing on the cake, we also offer catering and styling services to make your event a complete success while you can simply watch your vintage event come to life!

So, whether you are organising a social or a corporate event in the UK, Pretty Vintage Things is here to transform your event into something imaginative and traditional with a touch of vintage props, sure to leave your guests spellbound!