The Washerwoman

The Washerwoman

Wednesday, 28 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.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

Dolls house collectors 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.


 Early 20th century larger scale mug £8


 1930s metal gas ring - perfect for the dolls house bedsit! £12


Early 20th Century ceramic jug £8


Pair of candlesticks £7


 painted wooden rocking bird toy £7 - sold


 Early 20th century miniature Doulton style pottery jug £8


Early 20th century miniature Wedgwood style mug £8


 Metal fireplace and hearth £20


 Romside tin chimney parts £3


 Old metal jug £7


 Pair of 1930's metal chairs £10


 Painted metal heater £4.50


 Larger scale wooden clock £10


 Romside tin fire place (green) £5


 Romside tin fire place (red) £8


Old tin stove (small scale) £12 - sold


 Painted wood kitchen corner unit £4


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


  Painted wood fridge £6



 1960s wardrobe, divan bed (missing headboard) and chair £12 for the 3


  Metal and plastic loo and hand basin £8 the pair


 Metal and plastic bath £8.50

Lamp (not working) £4


1950s Romside metal window £7 - sold


 Triang 1960s sofa and chair £8.50 the pair - reserved


 Painted dresser with opening doors £6 - sold


 Metal telephone £5 - sold


Triang Spot on 1960s lilo £8 - sold, but I have more of these


 1930s overpainted metal Art 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




Boxed Triang Spot on Plastic chest of drawers £10

 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.