VINTAGE CHINA HIRE & AFTERNOON TEA
What could be better than sipping a cocktail from a china cup, or enjoying a glorious afternoon tea? Let us provide the china to complete your celebration.
Our dainty, handpicked collection of mismatched vintage crockery includes cups, saucers, plates, 3 tier cake stands, teapots, milk jugs, sugar pots, cake plates, platters, cake forks, butter knives, and tea spoons, to create a party fit for a Queen. We've even teamed up with our friends at Mary's Kitchen to offer you a full vintage afternoon tea package with all the delicious sandwiches, scones and cakes included - the choice is yours!
EXPLORE Crockery OPTIONS
Vintage China Hire
We offer both individual items and party packages for our mismatched crockery. For example, a package for 40 people includes 40 x trios (cups, saucers, plates), cake forks, butter knives and tea spoons, and 10 x tea/coffee pots, 3 tier cake stands, milk jugs, and sugar pots, and 5 x cake/sandwich plates. This package can be increased and decreased accordingly for your party guests, and a washing up service following the event is included (yay!)
Vintage Afternoon Tea
We’ve teamed up with our friends at Mary's Kitchen to offer you a vintage afternoon tea to remember. Delicious finger sandwiches, home baked scones, and fabulous cakes are served with vintage Finickity Fayre china, including cake stands, cutlery, trios, and teapots for the perfect party... and the best part, we even do the washing up!
Afternoon Tea Sample Menu
A selection of delicious finger sandwiches:
Smoked salmon, cream cheese and chive
Egg and cress
Ham, homemade chilli jam and salad
Smoked applewood, homemade caramelised onion chutney and salad
Chicken, mayonnaise and salad
Homemade fruit or plain scones with clotted cream and jam.
Your choice of delicious desserts:
Lemon drizzle cake
Coffee and walnut cake
Homemade meringues filled with cream and fresh fruit
Bespoke catering options happily discussed (supplements may apply).
Vintage China Hire Included
Vintage trios (tea cup, saucer, plate)
Cake forks, butter knives, and tea spoons
Vintage cake stands
Sugar pots and creamers
Vintage cake plates
Washing up service included.
Vintage Afternoon Tea Bespoke
Tell us about your celebration be it a wedding, birthday, hen do, baby shower, christening, or engagement and we can create a tailored package and menu for you.
Vintage China Hire packages available from £3 per head, tailored for parties from 10 to 100+
10 - 49 guests £3.50 per head
50 - 99 guests £3.25 per head
100 + guests £3 per head
Please contact us for our pricing list for individual items.
Vintage Afternoon Tea china hire and afternoon tea catering available at £12 per head (menu sample detailed above)
Vintage Afternoon Tea Bespoke - contact us to discuss your event and we will tailor make a package just for you!
Add On's - add 12 metres of bunting for £5, add our suitcase of photo props for £10,
add £1 per head if you'd like to include setup and £1 per head for pack down following the event.
Pricing includes a free washing up service, and free delivery and collection for orders over 50 persons within a 30 mile radius (a delivery charge based on mileage from Rochester, Kent will be applied to other bookings)
An initial instalment of 25% is required to secure your booking, with the balance paid 21 days prior.
A refundable damages deposit is applied to each booking. This will be between £50-£150 based on the party size.
The standard booking fee does not include assembly and take down (unless add on options are selected) but does include washing up. Setup can be added at an additional £1 per head, and pack down an additional £1 per head.