The Washerwoman

Sunday, 24 March 2019

The Vintage Bazaar at The Cheese and Grain in Frome, Saturday 27th April


Thank you to everyone who came to our West Country Textile Weekend, we will announce the Autumn here very soon. In the meantime we have plenty of work to do in preparation for The Vintage Bazaar in Frome on Saturday 27th April at The Cheese and Grain. Full event details are on the blog, link here.

Monday, 4 February 2019

The West Country Fabric and Textiles Weekend, Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March 2019


We are pleased to announce our Spring date for our next Fabric and Textiles Weekend in Lydeard St Lawrence Village Hall. The event will take place on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March, open on both days from 10 am to 3 pm. Admission is free and there is disabled access and a car park in front of the hall, sadly we are unable to admit dogs into the hall.



Once again we are joined by Isobel Hague , who is well known on the textiles circuit for her wonderful range of stock, from haberdashery, lace and patchwork pieces to silk shawls and tea dresses....



 ..and of course her bargain baskets!




  The Washerwoman  will be exhibiting with a range of English and French textiles including florals  and vintage dress fabrics...


patchwork scraps....


...tassels, edgings and trimmings....




 antique wallpaper and edgings.....


 French toile.....


nursery fabrics....


 ..and vintage costume from France...



  La Camionnette Bleue  will be bringing European rustic linens and bolts of fabric ideal for projects and light upholstery....



We all look forward to welcoming you to our Fabric and Textiles Weekend, do feel free to contact us on jltg40@aol.com should you have any specific requirements for textiles or for your projects.




Friday, 4 January 2019

The West Country Fabric and Textiles Weekend


The date for the next West Country Fabric and Textiles Weekend is Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March 2019. Full details to follow.