Mrs Beeton’s Excellent Mincemeat Recipe – homemade is best!
In about 1860 Mrs Beeton's Book of Household Management was published as a guide to all aspects of running a household in Victorian Britain. In reality, Mrs Beeton wasn't very experienced in running a household of the type she wrote of - but some of her recipes (many reputedly 'borrowed' from others) are […]More Info
We’ve been busy!
We manage to squeeze an awful lot into a small space at Old Hat. Small premises mean that we can keep our prices low so that everyone can enjoy a little vintage. Over the past week or so though we have managed to squeeze a little more space from the building, allowing us to display […]More Info
Fresh Vintage Find Alert! Garden Vintage…
The sun is starting to shine and many thoughts have turned to the garden. This fresh vintage find is the perfect feature for any vintage-lovers garden. The spokes were painted a long time ago; the paint is now faded and beautifully chippy. Worm has visited and gone again. The iron bands are gorgeously rusty. […]More Info
Flea market finds
We had a wonderful day on Sunday, rummaging through the junk to find the treasure at Carmarthen Flea Market. We found some gorgeous things in the mud and the rain and bumped into lots of friends and customers throughout the day. Today will be spent taking photographs of the fresh finds then listing them in […]More Info