Somerset Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

Items For Sale

This page is available for anyone to offer items for sale. If your sale is successful we ask for a donation of 10% of the sale price to be sent to the Guild Secretary whose contact details are on the contact page.  If you wish to sell an item please send an email to the secretary with a clear photograph item as a jpeg image, a brief description including the price and your contact details as you would like them to appear on the website. Items will be displayed for three months before review. 

Ashford Spinning Wheel and Other Items

Ashford Traveller Spinning Wheel, Ashford Drum carder, Niddy Noddy, Carders, Lazy Kate, Jumbo sliding hook flyer, Jumbo and standard bobbins, Wool winder, Umbrella Swift and a Drop Spindle. All in very good condition.
I would prefer the whole lot to go together for £500 collection from Exmoor only.

Issy Long
07462107240 or 01643 863440






Various Items

Classic carder £180
Erica 20” loom £300
Blending board £90

Contact Jean Field:

May 2022






Counter Balance Floor Loom 

Counter balance 4 shaft floor loom thought to be Victorian. It is said to be in perfect working order with texsolv heddles, all accessories – cross sticks, spacing sticks and shuttles of various lengths, balancing aids, warping board, spare reeds of different sizes, moveable raddle etc etc. It has been housed indoors and can be dismantled for transport. It has a heavy beater ideal for rug making as well as the finest of work. Judy says “I shall be very sad to see it go after 20 years but the time has come for someone else to enjoy it. I would like £500 ono for it and will be happy to throw in books and a great deal of carpet yarn if they are of interest”.

Judy Percival, The Long House, Salcombe Hill, Sidmouth. EX10 0NY. Tel: 01395 515947.

Mar 2022






Spinning Wheel 

Ashford Traditional Spinning Wheel £300 ono, the treadle is in excellent position with just one tiny mark on the treadle. Four bobbins also included. For sale due to excess to requirements – two new ones recently acquired.  Please contact Barbara Adams
Tel 07721064417

Mar 2022


Spinning Wheel 

Mandy Stead is selling this wheel. It’s a Westbury double drive band. Along with integrated lazy Kate and four bobbins. She says “its a great little wheel. I have spun many different fleeces on it”. She is asking for £130.

Mar 2022


Spinning Wheel and Carders

Tina Geary is selling this wheel and associated bobbins, spindle and carders as a single lot. The wheel is unknown in origin but is in working order and is adaptable to spin wool or flax £100 or nearest offer. (Note the wool/fleece shown in the image is not included). tel 07936 380993.

Feb 2022


Spinning and Weaving Equipment and Books

Gabriella Falk at tel 01643851266 has a wheel, lazy kate and carders plus tapestry beaters, shuttles, bobbin winder, hand dyed rug wools and an industrial sewing machine for sale in addition to several books please see July Newsletter for details.

Shetland Fleece for Sale

Beautiful Shetland fleeces, lovely colours, £10 each
Near Bruton, Somerset
For more info please contact Victoria on 01749 813344

Sept 21

Alpaca Fleece offered for a Donation 

Two black and one cream alpaca fleece are being offered for a donation to

Please contact Gail on 01823322643 or 07786022708
Nov 21