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Procrastination with Biscuits

Procrastination with Biscuits

Am I taking photos of food, eating food, thinking about food, admiring Jon’s wrapping skills and checking my twitter/facebook feed instead of updating postage prices in the Tin Cup Vintage shop? Yes, yes I am. Back to work… Sigh. Java x

Spring Forward

Spring Forward

It’s been nearly a month since I last wrote… apologies. March was a month of many unexpected changes, resulting in Jon and I packing up our pieces and spending some time in and around Barcelona with friends before heading to the UK to spend some […]

Friday’s Featured Item – Vintage Cat and Mice Ornaments with Oversized Yellow Glass

Friday’s Featured Item – Vintage Cat and Mice Ornaments with Oversized Yellow Glass

  Price: £16 This is a rather eccentric yet adorable set of ornaments. It has sat by the fireplace for many years but is now the prey of my mother’s real life cat, so it needs a new home. The Glass is in immaculate condition […]

Friday’s featured item – Vintage 1930s Glass Sweet Jar. Green and Clear Glass.

Friday’s featured item – Vintage 1930s Glass Sweet Jar. Green and Clear Glass.

  Price: £24 A delicate piece, untouched by time. The kind of piece I would like to pass on to people I love and tell them stories about the sweets I stored in it. Condition: Perfect Measurements: Height: Approximately 9 inches Maximum width: Approximately 5 […]

Friday’s Featured Item – Retro Vintage Beach Bag with Travel Print

Friday’s Featured Item – Retro Vintage Beach Bag with Travel Print

  Price: £17 This wonderful bag looks like it was once bought as possibly a souvenir, or as a child’s bag for going on holiday or perhaps a beach bag. The pattern of travel labels and stamps looks like it could be either 1950’s or […]

Our Home

Our Home

Jon is a collector of musical instruments, coats, things that make sounds and bits that you never know where to put because they are impossible to categorise. I am a collector of tins, boxes, suitcases, colours, small things that collect dust, postcards, old photos, books, […]

Behind the Scenes?

Behind the Scenes?

Here you have it… the ‘exclusive’  Tin Cup Vintage behind the scenes shots! (because clearly, you have been waiting with bated breath) From these photos I deduce that: 1) Parasols should have a far more prominent position than which I usually endow them with. 2) […]

Friday’s Featured Item – 1970’s Retro Vintage Tupperware Box, Bright Yellow!

Friday’s Featured Item – 1970’s Retro Vintage Tupperware Box, Bright Yellow!

  Price: £9.50 A bright 1970’s Tupperware box for your lunch at work or as an addition to your picnic set. The brightness of the yellow makes me want to cook even more colourful food to put in it! Made in Great Britain by Tupperware […]

Valentine’s Day Discount Code at Tin Cup Vintage!

Valentine’s Day Discount Code at Tin Cup Vintage!

  Will you be one of Tin Cup Vintage’s Valentines? From now until Monday morning 18th of Feb at 9am GMT, enter the coupon code LOVE14 and receive a 14% discount on your order (excluding postage). Click on ‘shop’ above to see our lovely treasures. […]

Humphrey, Jon and I.

Humphrey, Jon and I.

It snowed again today. Jon, Humphrey and I went out pruning amongst the vines and we took some photos with my pocket camera (hence the dodgy quality). Humphrey quickly lost interest once she realised there was no food at the end of the row of […]