Somerset Guild of Spinners, Weavers and Dyers

For Sale

This page is available for anyone to offer items for sale. If your sale is successful we do 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.

Leclerc 24 ” Diana Electronic Loom

Leclerc 24″ Diana electronic loom £2000


Dobby loom with 16 shafts

Comes with second back beam

Current list price £4050

Contact: Janet Phillips on email:

Buyer collects from Somerset





Ashford Traditional Spinning Wheel £200

Ashford Spinning Wheel £200

Single treadle,  single drive including Lazy Kate and 3 Bobbins

Wheel diameter 56cm (22”)             Orifice 10mm

Bobbin capacity 100gm            Ratio 6.5:1

Weight 8Kg

Hand carders available for £30

Contact: Janet Phillips on email:

Buyer collects from Somerset




Large Double Band Wheel £150 ono

Large Traditional Double Band Wheel £150 ono


No identifying maker mark, maybe artisan

made. In good working condition.

Double band 6:1 ratio.

Four bobbins.

Please contact Sarah on:

07799417772 or 01963 240580

Near Castle Cary




Ashford Traditional Wheel with Extras £250 ono

Ashford Traditional Wheel plus extras £250 ono





Ashford wheel owned previously by an old Guild member Mary Hoover.

Included in the price is a Lazy Kate, three bobbins, bobbin winder and yarn

holder. There are also some books on spinning.

Please contact Leslie Hoover on:

Email:   Phone: 07947 611 362

Antique Spinning Chair & Artisan Spinning Wheel

Antique spinning chair £20

Artisan made double band spinning wheel £200 o.n.o


Both of these items are lovely. The wheel is upright approximately 24 ins high and made of mahogany. The maker, local to Crewkerne, designed it to the specification of the spinner who is now selling this lovely wheel. Double drive band with two ratios. Treadles very easily. Comes with built in Lazy Kate, three bobbins and a mahogany niddy noddy to match.

The antique chair is beautifully carved and probably made from oak.

Please contact Jennifer Pittard on 01460 75281 saying it is about the sale items





Rug Loom


A good home is sought for an upright 2 shaft rug loom

Dimensions: Height 68″(173 cm)  Width 43″(109cm) Depth 30″ (76cm)

Collection required. Contact: Astrid Grensted on 01823 662095






Frank Herring Spinning Wheel £150 o.n.o

Wheel made in the 1960’s. Needs a good home due to ill-health of owner.

Hand carders and three bobbins included. All in working order.

All reasonable offers considered.

Contact: Julie Bull on
01823 284157 or mobile 07899 031157








Haldane Hebridean Spinning Wheel £110

Double drive ratios of 8:1 and 8.5:1

Includes 3 bobbins and Lazy Kate

Contact: Annie Chapman


Phone: 01460 929927