Alternative use for Vintage China

Alternative use for Vintage China

Mostly the china we hire out is used for lovely afternoon teas as you might expect; but vintage china also looks beautiful holding flower arrangements for your tables.

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Potty about Teapots and Coffeepots!

Potty about Teapots and Coffeepots!

Tea and coffeepots are an essential part of an afternoon tea, and we have quite a selection here available for hire.  Here are some you might like:

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Pink teapot, with molded daffodils.
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Pansy pattern coffee pot – can be hired with 4 matching trios.
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Individual teapot
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Teapot with feet!
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Baby pink and gold Tuscan China coffeepot
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Aqua and gold teapot

Let us know if you would like to hire anything here for your event.

Pretty new vintage china for hire

Pretty new vintage china for hire

We are always on the look out for new china to add to the selection available for hire, so that we are able to help more people at their special events.  Sometimes our existing stock can suffer an accident (regular hazard when you hire out vintage china); so we have to be ready to replace casualties too!

Damaged china cake stand after a tripping incident!
Damaged china cake stand after a tripping incident!

So, here are a few new items recently added to our stock.  If you see anything you are interested in hiring, please get in touch.

Pretty green and gold cups and saucers
Pretty green and gold cups and saucers
Selection of pink, purple, gold and blue tones.
Selection of pink, purple, gold and blue tones.
Springtime china patterns..

Springtime china patterns..

If you are planning an event in spring, there are many china patterns which could fit in with your colour scheme…

Spring flowers patterns, including Royal Albert Narcissus and Shelley.
Spring flowers patterns, including Royal Albert Narcissus and Shelley.
Pansy pattern coffee pot  - can be hired with 4 matching trios.
Pansy pattern coffee pot – can be hired with 4 matching trios.
Plain white coffee pot
Plain white china which looks lovely with spring flowers to suit your colour scheme.
More new stock for 2015

More new stock for 2015

More new stock has been arriving at Ticklepenny HQ!  We hire plenty more for your special event besides china.  For example, there is glass:

Moulded glass water jug, one of a number available.
Moulded glass water jug, one of a number available.

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– a small cut-glass flower bowl, ideal for table flowers.

We also have cutlery:

A set of silver plated large pudding spoons and matching serving spoon.
A set of silver plated large pudding spoons and matching serving spoon.

And vintage linens as in the pictures above too.

But the china is still my favourite:

6 Imperial China trios, with gorgeous roses and gilt.
6 Imperial China trios, with gorgeous roses and gilt.
Out with the old and in with the new (or vintage!)

Out with the old and in with the new (or vintage!)

All Christmas is finally packed away for another year..

Royal Albert "December" cup.
Royal Albert “December” cup.

And although it’s still winter; time to start planning Spring events..

Pretty Daffodil pattern Bell China milk jug and sugar bowl.
Pretty Daffodil pattern Bell China milk jug and sugar bowl.

if you are planning an event this year, and you would like to hire some vintage china, get in touch!

More pretties have arrived…

More pretties have arrived…

It’s funny how over the last few weeks, I have found quite a lot of blue china.  Now, things have changed and the newest additions available for hire are:

Pink floral teacups and saucers
Pink floral teacups and saucers
Selection of sugar bowls.
Selection of sugar bowls.
Royal Standard hand painted milk jug
Royal Standard hand painted milk jug, my new favourite!
Gilt and white teaplates
Gilt and white teaplates

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And a  Royal Vale Cottage teacup and saucer, to match some existing pieces in this pattern.