Meet The 2013 Winners: Weddings Vintage, Best Vintage Wedding Supplier
Weddings Vintage is a creative collaboration consisting of Stationery designs by Hayley and alternative wedding photography by Harriet.
What do you have planned for your business in the next year?
We are currently working on some exciting new stationery ranges alongside new packaging, and we have some amazing weddings lined up, taking us from Scotland to Devon and abroad.
What are your favourite vintage events?
The National Vintage Awards of course, York Festival of Vintage, The Vintage Homeshow (Victoria Baths, Manchester), The Eclectic Wedding Extravaganza.
Why did you decide to enter the NVAs?
Our name says it all :-)
How did you feel when you won?
We were absolutely thrilled, we were up against some really strong competition. We nursed one hell of a hangover the next day thats' for sure :-)
Has anything changed since you won; has it helped your business to grow?
We met a lot contacts on the evening, it's great to keep up to date with what like-minded people are up to.
Certainly a lot more people have heard of us as a result of winning the award.
What was the most positive thing about entering the NVAs?
Winning of course :-)
Were there any downsides?
We only wish the evening had lasted a bit longer.
What would you say to other people who are thinking about entering in 2014?
Go for it, it's great PR for your business, you will meet some really creative people, it's a brilliant networking event too.
What business tip/quote would you give to anyone starting out in the vintage industry?
There are many ways to be creative with vintage, just try to offer something unique as it is becoming a much more competitive market.