Tag Archives: vintage

Retro World In The Evening Mail

Well it’s no secret that The Custard Factory is Birmingham’s very own Carnaby Street for all things cool and vintage so for Rob to open his second Retro World outlet there was a bit of a no brainer really.   … Continue reading

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Urban Village. Meet The Faces

Ever wondered about those fabulous people you see going in and out of The Custard Factory’s Urban Village retro emporium?. Well here’s a short behind the scenes video they did of the ‘find the face‘ winners photoshoot (warning: contains Fops!). Keep it … Continue reading

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Vintage Fair at the Custard Factory

Saturday sees this years first (quartely) visit from  The Vintage Fair… “Join us in The Old Library (big green building) for stall upon stall of affordable vintage clothing, accessories and homewares mixed with vintage inspired handmade jewellery and clothing.” Always … Continue reading

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Vintage Fair at The Custard Factory

Well Eastside’s big idea of becoming the cities ‘Digital District’ (no, me neither) may be on the slow burner but with the opening of another shop on Allison St. it’s certainly gaining a reputation as the cities premier Vintage quarter. … Continue reading

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Picnicking in style at the first Reclaim The Spaces guerilla picnic tomorrow

Whilst at the Retro Brum vintage fair in the Custard Factory last Saturday I spotted and snapped up this gorgeous little picnic basket set. It got its first outing the very next day with a little summertime gathering in Canon … Continue reading

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Retro Brum Fairs at the Custard Factory

Last Saturday 7th May I went along to the first Retro Brum fair in the Custard Factory’s Space2.  As well as stalls selling the finest vintage goods, shoppers were treated to live catwalk shows, live artists, retro pin up hair & … Continue reading

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Link: the feather den: the vintage fair

the feather den: the vintage fair – The Feather Den paid a visit to The Vintage Fair at The Custard Factory last Saturday 9th April, with some pretty results.

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Urban Village in Trashion.

Birmingham’s funky new fashion magazine Trashion do a photo feature on Digbeth’s long term vintage specialist Urban Village in their first issue. “The shop really is a must-visit if you’re in the area. It’s a Mod’s paradise, decorated in a … Continue reading

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Vintage, It’s Not Just For Wearing.

So you have the threads but do you have the matching pad?, following on from their very successful clothes fairs those awfully retro Vintage people are putting on another must see this weekend at The Custard Factory. This time it’s … Continue reading

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Getgood Link: Vintage Urban Village: Big Sale!

Vintage Urban Village: Big Sale! – Get your 2011 vintage wardrobe with the Urban Village sale, which starts this Saturday 11am-5.30pm and goes on for one wek.

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