Sunday, 29 November 2015
Wednesday, 11 November 2015
Not too long to wait until the next Vintage Bazaar at The Corn Exchange in Devizes. The fair will have a festive theme, so expect to find some super gift ideas. vintage Christmas decorations and a range of beautiful textiles and costume.
Monday, 9 November 2015
Friday, 30 October 2015
Our next date for The West Country Textile Market is a special sale being hosted by Sue of Vintage to Victorian and Liz (aka The Washerwoman)
The Lydeard St Lawrence Village Hall is the venue....
The Sale will take place on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th November 2015. 10 am to 3 pm on both days. The hall will be brimming with vintage and antique textiles, haberdashery, dress fabrics, linens, eiderdowns, quilts, costume and much more! Look forward to seeing you there.
Wednesday, 28 October 2015
Sunday, 31 May 2015
This pair of houses are made from cast iron in 1925, you can read more about them here.
We were able to look around the ground floor and learnt more about the houses from a very helpful guide.
Hobbs and Sons is renowned for its food. You cannot visit the Black Country Museum without having something to eat from here. It was the best fish and chips I have tasted in years.
Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Expect to find plenty of colourful textiles....This is a super event for makers as many of the stands will be selling vintage trimmings, buttons, lace, linens and a wide range of fabric from dress-making to upholstery weight pieces.
Susie and Russell Needham
1930s Paisley eiderdown fabric, perfect for patchwork projects.
Emma's Vintage Wonders
As well as our own events we will be selling at those listed on the blog sidebar. If you click on the image there is a link to the organiser which should give more information about location, opening times etc.
Hope to see you somewhere soon, Lizzie x
Sunday, 22 March 2015
Our next fair will be at The Shepton Flea Market on Easter Sunday. I have been gathering pretty textiles and dolls house bits and bobs for this event. Our stand will be inside, up on the balcony of the Showering Pavilion.
Hot on the heels is the iacf Antique and Collectors Fair at Newark where we share The Textile Tent with our friends. We have a facebook page here where you can keep up to date with what we are bringing along.