The Washerwoman

The Washerwoman

Monday, 19 September 2016

The West Country Textiles and Costume Weekend




 The next date for The West Country Vintage Textile Market is the weekend of the 22nd and 23rd October  The village hall in Lydeard St Lawrence will be full to the rafters with beautiful textiles, trimmings, quilts, linens, haberdashery and vintage costume......


Donna Flower will be bringing a stunning collection of textiles as well as a selection of fabulous costume and accessories....



and Nursery fabrics....



 Vintage to Victorian  will be selling a range of haberdashery, sewing notions, quilts, Welsh blankets as well as Antique Christening robes......


 The Washerwoman will be bringing freshly laundered French textiles and costume


..as well as paper patterns...


pretty prints.......and much more....


La Camionnette Bleue will be bringing Eastern European textiles and linens.....


 The event is open from 10 am to 3 pm on Saturday and Sunday the 22nd and 23rd October. Admission is free. Disabled access to the rear of the hall. Sorry no dogs.
The Village Hall, Lydeard St Lawrence, Somerset, TA4 3SE


 ....check out the Facebook page for updates.

Saturday, 17 September 2016

1930s, 1950s. 1960s and 1970's dolls house items for sale...


Having a bit of a Autumn clear-out here! All these dolls house items are for sale, so please message me if interested in buying. Prices shown, plus postage.

washing machine sold.


 Metal fireplace and hearth £20


 1930s overpainted Deco furniture £12 set


 "Twiggs" wooden cooker £8.50


 Kitchen cupboard with formica top £4.50


  Wooden painted kitchen sink £6


 1960s Barton Tudor sideboard £12


 Painted kitchen dresser £6


Two items of painted plaster food £12 the pair


 Triang Spot-on kitchen unit, metal base and plastic top - with opening doors. £24 sold


 Art Deco painted metal fireplace £25


  Family of Grecon dolls in need of restoration £24


Painted metal fire and grate, probably 1950s £12


"Electric" fire £4


Plastic chest of drawers £6

 Carpet Sweeper £4 -sold


Painted metal washtub £12 - sold

Metal and plastic stove £8 - sold


Boxed Triang sofa £12

Spot-on lamp £12 - sold

 Mangle £12 - sold

Wooden 1960s cooker £12


 Boxed Spot-on Triang Radiogram £10 - reserved


Three items Spot-on plastic food £8


 Boxed Triang Spot-on TV and table £10 -sold (more available - please email if interested)


Table and two chairs £8 - also have these chairs in blue!


Pair painted Barton chairs £4


Samuel Halfpenny dolls £24 for the 3

 Dol toi TV £4

 Dol toi family £12


Boxed mirror £10


Barton chest of drawers £5 - now sold

 Please message me on jltg40@aol.com if interested.

Sunday, 19 June 2016

The Giant Vintage Jumble Sale at The Cheese and Grain in Frome. Saturday 30th July


I have been busy sorting through boxes of stock, deciding what to sell at The Vintage Bazaar Giant Jumble Sale on Saturday 30th July......


 It is a great opportunity to rummage through the stock, choosing items for the ever-popular 50p baskets.....


 ....and putting together bargain scrap-bags, perfect for sewing enthusiasts and makers.


 There are a good variety of stall holders booked for this event, some selling textiles and vintage clothes....


 ..others selling homewares, vintage toys and collectables....


Do keep the date, and for more information, check out The Vintage Bazaar blog. The event runs from 9 am to 3 pm. Admission for adults £2

Saturday, 9 April 2016

The West Country Vintage Textile Market - Autumn date!


Good afternoon everyone. Just to let you know that our next West Country Textile event will be on Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd October. Like last year, the venue will be Lydeard St Lawrence Village Hall, TA4 3SE. Do pop the date in your diary and we look forward to seeing you there.