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Sorry to say my web site has been hacked and trashed !! Please forgive if you were directed to places you did not wish to go ! or blocked.I am in the process of picking up the pieces and re-building ,a great deal of effort so please stick with me and hopefully you will be rewarded with lots of new things to look at.
Iam working on an old "copy" at the moment so may be a bit out of date on stock but always have a variation of what you see

Welcome to my world

I am an established antique textile dealer in England's lovely West Country. I live in the centre of Dorchester Dorset's County Town and have a stand at nearby Dorchester Curiosity Centre, I also do a good number of specialist textile fairs and some international antique fairs , so check my diary page for dates when I may be near you.

I welcome visitors to my studio by appointment 01305 264914

Please call if you have any items you are looking for or interested in on my site

I like to buy so if you have items you think I may be interested in please call

More "Redwork" chickens coming up
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Sewing diligently after success of the first ones

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"All ship shape in Bristol fashion" as the saying goes ! I love it when it's like this , only trouble is the car is full for a show !!

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Dorchester Curiosity Centre fully restocked with latest Franglais Finds

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Wonderful selection of printed fabric after our last road trip over Easter

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Visit my Blog for my news www.lindaclift.blogspot.com

Phone me +441305264914 for an appointment just in case I am away and I will put the coffee on !

Dorchester Dorset South Wst England

contact me for p&p charges to your address

We have a selection of gorgeous fine  and rustic men's French shirts, devine for girls too ! in several weaves ,From a size 14 approx, a few large sized which would fit men From £40.00 for small

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Rustic Linen shirts from 40.00
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Great selection of French work jackets from £30 for the distressed look , £38 for good condition and £45 for earlier vintage ones

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customised trunk in Toile
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These pin cushions are definitely "one-offs" and sort of developed on their own as lovely antique and vintage bits drifed through my hands from various sewing boxes and collected memorabilia,some of the items are indeed very collectable others slightly distressed but charming memories of another age £30.00 each

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Think Pink ! Large sweetie jar of goodies 20.00
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Franglais latest beautiful un worn antique fine linen chemises. In lovely pale natural linen colour with tucks and monogrames size 12/14 £30.00

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Rustic Bundles limited editions on antique fabrics
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20.00

Pair of gorgeous French linen sheets fairly fine 80 inches wide £100.00

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Lovely rustic French linens , great for cushions

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So smart ! Table cover to dress table over white Linen or on its own.French Ticking so very robust 66 inches x 64 inches £45.00

66 inches x 64 inches French Ticking backed
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66 inches x 64 inches French Ticking backed
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Monograms from 1.00 modern 5.00 antique
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French mother of pearl 15.00 a card
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Trims and braids 50 pence a metre
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A small selection of our fabulous old French linen and cotton shifts and chemises Starting from £20.00

French shifts and chemises
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French shifts and chemises
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French shifts and chemises
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French shifts and chemises
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French shifts and chemises
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French shifts and chemises
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French shifts and chemises
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pintucked chemise 30.00
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Pristine Antique French Linen shirt hand stitched
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38.00

Romantic 19th cent.French hemp men's shirts
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fabulous colour and condition 38.00 each

Delightful Breakfast cloth and  napkins or could use as torchon in the kitchen, just the thing for a romantic breakfast on your balcony or terrace. Sourced in the far South West of France. £ 50.00 the set

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French Decorative book stacks
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Magnificent Antique Damask banqueting cloths

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The wow Factor!

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More old favourites in perfect condition £7.50 each

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Gorgeous rustic Linen and hemp bundles generous sized pieces £20.00 ( limited number available )

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Chateau quality fine linen in ivory SOLD
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others in stock
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Linen from 55.00

A Pastel frame of mind

Feedsack fabric
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These cushions backed in Durham quilt 20 each some wear

Just back from France with a great selection of rustic 19th century Dowry linens with gorgeous red initials, more to come.

Featuring some of our gorgeous chunky weaves in Hemp and Linen from £45.00

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Wonderful Dowry Linen and Hemps Red monogrames
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Torchon from 7 Rustic sheets from 40.00
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French Fancies
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French Fancies
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French Fancies
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A great collection of Buttons and sewing aids . See Buttons and Trims page

Another collection of Haberdashery and buttons
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Amazing collection see " buttons and trims"
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Haberdashery
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Lizzy and I have been on a jaunt to Brittany to collect some goodies for our upcoming events so keep checking for latest listings.

These gorgeous printed bias fabrics for trimming are so pretty and just the thing for Spring.they are 1 inch wide. not sure of age or content feel like cotton but think there may be some manmade fibre in some

Breton beauties
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To visit my blog

Great ecru French metis strong unused 40 each
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wonderful upholtery fabric

Quilts, linens, welsh blankets, eiderdowns; all the comforts of home and much more.
Paisley shawls, vintage, antique clothes and accessories.
Fabrics for soft furnishing, craft and decor, specialising in French designs.
You name it ...I probably have it!

The Studio
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I am enjoying doing a few decorative items , a hangover from my kitchenalia days!

There are lots of accessories too, baskets, bags, hatpins, hatboxes, vintage and antique lace items and more...
My Diary will give you information on the Antique Textile Fairs and Antique Fairs where I  will be selling in the months ahead.  To see these dates, please click on the My Diary icon.

Take a look.....

Quilts and Eiderdowns

Welsh Blankets

Paisley Shawls

Vintage Clothes

Fabrics and Soft Furnishings

Trims and Buttons

My Diary

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My stock is always changing so if you would like more information please email me by clicking on the address below.