Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair – Leamington Spa

This weekend I travelled across to Leamington Spa to visit Judy’s Affordable Vintage Fair. I have had this date marked in my calender for months and I was super excited to see what was in store. As you can see from the photo below, the place is filled with loads of vintage clothes – there were about 45 stalls in all. Plus there was a tea rooms, and a retro hairdresser.

It was great fun, and the vintage really was affordable. My favourite item was a white and purple striped 60’s dress for only £15, but I left it behind (bit of a cash-flow issue here at the moment). I did, however, purchase a lovely Pierre Cardin coral and mushroom silk scarf for 2 quid (I’ll feature it in an outfit post soon).

There was not as much ‘stuff’ as I would like, with the emphasis mainly being on fashion, but it is definitely worth a visit, and even the £2 entry fee isn’t bad for a bit of a vintage outing.

The venue was stunning, the Assembly is a wonderful art deco building which originally stood as a dance hall. With sumptuous blues, large iconic lampshades, and interesting patterns dispersed throughout the venue, the Assembly is a joy to behold.

I will certainly visit again, but hopefully with a wodge of cash in my pocket too.

judys vintage fair

Judy’s Vintage Fair in Leamington Spa

vintage browsing

Looking down my nose at clothes trying to hide my huge excitement.

vintage shorts vintage magazines vintage jewellery vintage brooches vintage fan

vintage singer

This lady serenaded the vintage fans as they shopped

walking down the stairs

My outfit minus the hangover face.

Outfit: Dress – TwitchVintage, Cardigan – Primark, Wedges – Dolcis (years ago), Bag – ebay)
Have you been to any vintage fairs recently?
Are there any you recommend?

  1. This looks like a dangerous place for me to go into on my "spending hiatus"! I had to leave the fleamarket on Sunday because I kept finding things that I wanted to buy…

  2. I've always wondered what Judy's Affordable vintage fair was like and now i know..although I'd still like to go for real and get amongst all those clothes!
    Love your outfit by the way!!

  3. Ahh, I would love to swan about at a vintage fair such as this one.
    Am looking forward to a vintage fair this forthcoming weekend in Paris.

  4. that fair looks amazing! I can never seem to find things I like but i bet there would have been something there lol

  5. Ooooh I wish there was something like this near me…. maybe there is – must go & check 🙂 x

  6. This looks like my dream come true haha! I need to get my butt to a vintage fair soon, looks amazing. Love your outfit to!


  7. Thanks for comments ladies. It was far to tempting for an empty-pursed girlie…next time I will raid the piggy bank first!

  8. Oh my word! Look at all that STUFF! I'm definitely going to check out the one in Southampton when it comes visiting, thanks for posting the pictures 🙂 Your dress is lovely too x

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