Experience an Era in vintage style
An Era of Experience is a stylish vintage party service, perfect for sophistcated hen parties, special birthdays and corporate events.
Our bespoke services can be tailored to your favourite era from the decadent & roaring 20's to the fabulous pin up 50s - interactive fun for all ages. New theme for 2015 - discover your inner free spirit with our 60s/70s boho/hippy themed party.
The Era team will teach you how to craft a beautiful accessory, turn you into a vintage starlet and serve a delicious afternoon tea on vintage china followed by a masterclass in mixology to create the perfect vintage cocktail.
The Era team can travel to your venue of choice - hotel, apartment or home or if you are looking for a venue why not take a look at The Vintage Beauty Parlour - the perfect backdrop to your vintage event.
Made By You Headwear Workshop by Silver Sixpence in her Shoe
An amazing interactive headwear workshop run by our creative crafter ‘Silver Sixpence in her Shoe’. The workshop lasts around 2 hours (depending on group size) and provides a wonderful opportunity for each lady to make a gorgeous headpiece using a luxury selection of vintage fabrics, lace trims, beads, gems and one-off jewels. Each workshop will also be themed to the era of your choice. All sewing materials are also provided and we cater for all levels of sewer. Popular workshop ideas are a 1920’s ‘flapper’ inspired headdress or a chic Madmen inspired birdcage veil.
The Era Experience
Vintage Hair & Make-Up Demos by Bethany Jane Davies
Our very own glamorous vintage make-up artist, Miss Bethany Jane Davies or one of her talented team will set up her portable pop up salon. Guests can choose one lesson from the following for their party: The Flapper Smokey Eye, The Forties Victory Roll, The Marilyn Winged Eye or the Madmen Beehive. Bethany will give a short demonstration of the look and guests will be encouraged to have a go on themselves. Equipment will be provided.
During this session we will provide a vintage make-over on the bride/birthday girl. The lucky lady can choose from any era they like, popular styles include 1940’s makeup and victory rolls or 1920’s make-up and classic finger waves. Hens/Party guests can
also join in the fun by experimenting with a choice of complimentary lip colours available, and are encouraged to ask quetions about vintage styling and tips and tricks to get the look just right.
Luxury Afternoon Tea by And The Dish Ran Away With The Spoon
No vintage themed party would be complete without a delicious afternoon tea all served on an exquisite original collection of vintage china. The luxury afternoon tea service includes generous portions of fluffy mini scones (with Cumbrian jam and cream), chocolate dipped strawberries, lovely sarnies, loose leaf teas and of course, a selection of our delicious cakes