The Washerwoman

The Washerwoman

Sunday, 21 May 2017

The West Country Fabric and Textiles Weekend - next date.....

 The next West Country Textile Weekend will be on Saturday the 23rd and Sunday 24th September at Lydeard St Lawrence Village Hall. TA4 3SE.

  Donna Flower will have her beautiful range of textiles, trimmings and other treasures....

Sue Meager (aka Vintage to Victorian) always has a stunning selection of haberdashery, quilts and textiles...

 The Washerwoman will have some gorgeous dress fabrics for sale.... as well as buttons in all shapes and sizes. The event is open from 10 am to 3 pm on both Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free and there is parking outside the village hall. Don't forget to pop the date in the diary!

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

The Giant Vintage Jumble Sale at The Cheese and Grain in Frome. Saturday 3rd June 2017

I have been busy sorting through boxes of stock, deciding what to sell at The Vintage Bazaar Giant Jumble Sale on Saturday 3rd June......

 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, 15 April 2017

Dolls, toys, Nursery and doll house and miniature collectors items for sale...

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

  Woven fabric, suitable for dolls house carpet (as seen above). Measures 45 x 22 cms. This is old fabric, so does have some fraying/wear to the edges £6. I have another one available of a similar size.

One piece reserved.

  ?1930's European painted wooden kitchen dresser. Height 14.5 cms Width 15 cms £25 - reserved

  dolls house painted metal telephone £22

 1 /16th scale  dolls house Dol toi 1960's painted metal tea set £25

  Pair of old metal candlesticks. Height (excluding candles 2.5 cms) £8.50 the pair

Chinese style vase. Height 3.5 cms £6

False teeth in a glass, toothpaste and toothbrush. Height of glass 1.5 cms £4.50

  Tiny - doll size thimble - 1 cm high £8

Heavy cast metal bath, possibly a sample, but suitable for a dolls house.
 Length 13.5 cms. Height approx 5 cms £25

base of bath - with writing

 shabby, but charming old doll. Height 14.5 cms £5

1960's metal and plastic dolls house cooker. Height  7.5 cms £8.50

 1930's Tootsie Toy painted metal sink. height 4.5 cms £12

 Larger scale dolls house wooden table - height 9.5 cms £10

 Doll size/large scale set of nursery napkins etc £20 the set

 Cross stitch fabric suitable for dolls house carpet, measures 33 x 23 cms approx (inc fringing) £6

  1960's dolls house food etc £5 the lot - reserved

Set of painted wooden drums, tallest is 6.5 cms £5 for the 3

 Little Bisque lady, just under 4 cms high £10 

Homemade fireplace, height just over 11 cms £16

Little bisque lady - just under 5 cms high £10

 1970's miniature "Punch" (only one page) distributed by Dol toi for dolls houses - size 2.5 x 3 cm (closed) £1.50 each

 Early 20th century painted metal jug - just under 4 cms high (damage as shown above) £5

 1960's radio and clock. radio just under 3 cms high £10 the pair - reserved

  Set of 1960's wooden dolls house furniture £35

 latex/rubber doll. height just under 6 cms £4

1920's/1930's celluloid dolls and furniture - table leg is wonky and there are a few dents compatible with the age of these items. £25 for the set. Height of figures approx 5 cms

  Small dolls house ceramic bath, length 8.5 cms £4.50

19th century American Stevens and Brown cast metal dolls house chair (overpainted) Height to back of chair 9.5 cms £18

1960's dolls house food -puddings are plastic and the ham is painted plaster (length of ham on plate 3.5 cms) £9 for the 3

Late 19th/early 20th century brass fender for the dolls house. Length 12 cms, height just under 3 cms (1 inch). Depth 4 cms £10 plus postage

 soft silk velvet old handmade dolls house chair - height to back of the chair 5 cms £4

 Large scale dolls house roll-top desk. Early 20th century. Height from base to the top 11.5 cms £10

 1930's painted tin piano - missing it's paper keyboard £5 - height 5 cms

  Metal on plaster French Religious figure 4.5 cms high £10

Early 20th Century ceramic jug £8 - height just under 3 cms - reserved

 Early plastic bird - height just under 5 cms £5

Metal hook with lion head decoration - just over 3 cms in height - £8

Metal hook with cherub/angel detail - height approx 4 cms £8

 Larger scale wooden clock £10 - height 15 cms

 Painted wood kitchen corner unit £4

 1960s Triang Spot on Organ and stool- plastic with lift-up mechanism - sadly missing paper keyboard £10

  Painted wood fridge £5

 Triang Spot-on Metal and plastic bath £4.50

 1930s overpainted metal Art Deco furniture £10 set

 Kitchen cupboard with formica top £4.50 - reserved

 Art Deco painted metal fireplace £20 - height 7 cms

 Please message me on if interested. Many Thanks, Lizzie