The next event …

With less than a month to go until The Knowle Wedding Festival we are keeping our fingers permanently crossed that the weather stays dry! Although SGR Vintage Hair & Makeup will be safely indoors there will be lots of roaming performers out and about to entertain the crowds as well as lots of outside exhibitors.

St Mary’s Church, Temple Balsall


The Knowle Wedding Festival will be taking place on Sunday 23rd September 2012, from 12:30pm – 4:30pm. At St Mary’s Church, Temple Balsall, Knowle, Solihull, West Midlands, B93 0AN (off Fen End Road West)

Parking and admission are FREE and there will also be a FREE goody bag for those brides that pre-register.

The Festival is organised by ‘Fabulous by Felicity’ and this is what she has to say about the event …

“At Temple Balsall, Knowle which is an idyllic countryside setting with a pretty and historic church, popular for weddings!

Afternoon tea and refreshments will be served all afternoon 

* Live entertainment, displays and practical demonstrations.

*Competitions and free giveaways.

*Large number of unique, exciting and reputable wedding suppliers and service providers for you to talk to and liaise with to help create the wedding day you dream of.

*Selections of beautiful wedding music will be playing in church on the recently restored historic organ.
*The church will be decorated with a selection of stunning wedding 
flower displays from local florists.
*Tours of the church and opportunity to meet with the vicar for advice on ceremonies.

Bring your purses as you are bound to fall in love with some of the products and services available to book or buy on the day! “

And to top it all off SGR Vintage Hair & Makeup will be there running demonstrations throughout the day and also running special promotional prices on treatments too. So way not come and visit the stand to get pampered. Prices start from just £5.

Liner or Lips £5

Fake Lashes and Liner Application £10

Quick Vintage Hair Styling £10

I will also be giving out 10% off all bridal services vouchers to those that come and visit the stand.

Walk-ups will be available but to pre-book a time slot you can email me at , tweet @SGRussell

Are we about to pop-up at an event near you?

Its been busy here at SGR Vintage HQ while we’ve been busy planning our next events. Here’s where we’re going to be over the next few months …

Luxe Bridal
  Custard Factory, Birmingham  6th May 2012 11am – 4pm I will be joining the girls of luxe bridal as they throw open their  doors fors for drinks & nibbles.  There will be their amazing range of vintage bridal wear and headwear and I will be on hand to offer hair  styling advice and do so some demonstrations.

Call LuxeBridal on 07530690599 for more information

The Stoke Vintage Fair 

Kings Hall, Stoke

13th May 2012 12pm – 5pm

Pre-book to avoid disappointment:

will be offering special show prices Quick Vintage Hair £15 (20min)  Quick Vintage Makeup £15 (20min)  Lashes&Liner £10 (10min)  File&Polish £15* (15-20min)  *Includes FREE mavala mini  nail polish (subject to availability)

St Mary’s Church, Temple Balsall,  Knowle, B93 0AN 23rd Sept 2012 12:30pm – 4:30pm There will be loads of wedding suppliers, afternoon tea and a free  goodie bag for those who pre-book their tickets. I’ll be there with my pop-up vintage salon with competitions, prizes and demonstrations.

TBC: Vintage Chic Wedding Fair, Birmingham, October 2012