Bits and Bobs
needed to bring the Tudor you to life. Scroll down to peruse my wares.
Email a shopping list to Annie
and we can discuss postage and payment.
P&p for small things that can be packed flat will be £1.50, things that can fit in a small parcel £4, a medium parcel £5.50 and very bulky and/or heavy items £15.
Payment can be cash if you meet me at my cottage or at a fair, cheque or BACs: details will be on an invoice in the parcel, or by PayPal, credit or debit card: I will email you a money request.

Annie's hand-made brass bits
I keep around 100 in stock and can make more fairly quickly should you need large quantities. Traders and makers: if you'd like 100 or more please look at the Trade page.

Aiglets
My aiglets are copied from finds at Coppergate in York, London digs, the Thames mud and the Mary Rose
brass aiglet
aiglet, aglet,tag end, point
aiglet, aglet, tag end, points
brass aiglet
brass aiglet
brass aiglet
If you need thinner or thicker ones, just ask, preferably sending me a sample of the cord you would like them attached to.
For fatter aiglets to decorate split sleeves scroll down to the next table for commercial examples.
They are made from brass aka copper alloy
Aiglet cone
1" long
50p
Aiglet cone
1¼" long
50p
Aiglet cone
1½" long
50p
Aiglet tubes
1" long
50p
Aiglet tube
1¼" long
50p
Aiglets tube 1½" long
50p
They are the size of originals but just happen to work with modern metal eyelets
 
Brass hooks and eyes. Ask if you would rather have bars.
tinybrasshooks
brass hook and eye
brass hook and eye
brass hook and eye
brass hook and eye brass hook and eye   lacing rings
Tomasin's tiny hook and eye. Good for doll's clothes.
50p
Common hook and eye. Same size as modern number 2s.
50p
Ferrara Jester hook and eye. Same size as modern number 3s.
50p
Eleanor of Toledo hook and eye. The hook is ½" long.
50p
Nigel's cloak hook. The hook is ¾" long.
75p each
The Jamestown hook The hook is ¾" long.
75p each
1" cloak hook with eye or loop.
£1 each
Medieval lacing rings.
£1 for 6
Brass pins
Medieval brass pins
Tudor brass pins
Elizabethan brass pins
brass pin
brass Medieval hairpin Medieval hairpin Medieval hairpin Medieval hairpin
Medieval and Early Tudor 1½" pin
£1
Tudor 1¼" pin
£1
Late Elizabethan
1" pin
£1
2" pin. Good for pinners and partlets
£2 each.
Plain hairpin 50p each
Round bead hairpin
£1 each
Serated bead hairpin
£1 each
Rose bead hairpin Sold out but similar ones available £1 each
The length of the needles varies. Let me know if you want something specific or the point blunting to make a bodkin.
brass needles
brass needles
brass needles
       
Fat needles
£2 each
Medium needles
£2 each
Thin needles
£2 each
Bone needles
£3 each
Haberdashery
Made by others, sold by me
               
  brass aiglet brass aiglet brass aiglet brass aiglet brass aiglet brass skirt hooks pewter skirt hook brass buckle
  1¼" plain fat aiglets
50p
1¼" decorated fat aiglet
50p
1½" lacy fat aiglet
£1
2" plain fat aiglets
£1
2" decorated fat aiglets
£1
Decorative brass hooks £1 each Pewter skirt hook
£3 each. Please ask for an up to date photo as they sell out quickly and the designs change.
Brass buckles £1 to £3. Please ask for an up to date photo as these sell out quickly and the designs change.
  pewter buckle steel hatpins pearl topped hat pins brass bell brass bell brass bell    
  ½" pewter buckle £1 Pearl topped hat pins
£2 each
Steel hat pins
£2 each
Small brass bell
25p each
Medium brass bell
50p each
Large brass bell
50p each
   
Buttons pewter buttons pewter buttons pewter buttons pewter buttons pewter buttons pewter buttons pewter buttons
  Small domed pewter buttons
50p
Small nipple pewter buttons
50p each
Small star pewter buttons
50p each
Daisy pewter buttons
50p each
Barbell pewter buttons
50p each
Raspberry pewter buttons
50p each
Segmented pewter buttons
50p each
Flower pewter buttons
50p each
  whitemetal button red stone pewter buttons blue stone pewter buttons green stone pewter buttons green stone pewter buttons white metal buttons white metal button jewel button
  White metal fleur de lys buttons
50p each
Red stone pewter buttons
£1 each
Blue stone pewter buttons
£1 each
Pink stone pewter buttons
£1 each
Pale green stone pewter buttons
£1 each
Red and black stone white metal buttons
50p each
White metal bobbled buttons
50p each
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...h
  jewelled button jewelled button jewelled button jewelled button jewel button jewel button jewel button jewel button
  Silver and precious stone looking buttons
50p each
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...a
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...b
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...c
Gold and black silk looking buttons
50p each...d
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...e
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...f
Gold and jewel looking buttons
50p each...g
  leatherbuttons leather buttons     wooden buttons wooden buttons wooden buttons wooden buttons
  Flat leather buttons
50p each
Round leather buttons
50p each
Cloth buttons
50p each
Decorated cloth buttons
£1 each
Plain wooden buttons small
50p each
Plain wooden buttons medium
50p each
Plain wooden buttons large
50p each
Ringed wooden buttons
50p each
Beads brass bead brass bead brass bead brass bead brass bead brass bead brass bead brass beads
  Brass beads a
50p each
Brass beads b
50p each
Brass beads c
50p each
Brass beads d
50p each
Brass beads e
50p each
Brass beads f
50p each
Brass beads g
50p each
Brass beads h
50p each
  brass bead brass beads brass beads brass beads brass beads brass beads brass beads brass beads
  Brass beads i
50p each
Brass beads j
50p each
Brass beads k
50p each
Brass beads l
50p each
Brass beads mi
50p each
Brass beads n
50p each
Brass beads o
50p each
Brass beads p
50p each
  brass beads brass beads brass beads bone beads bone beads wooden beads brown beads woodenbeads
  Brass beads q
50p each
Brass beads r
50p each
Brass beads s
50p each
Cream bone beads
50p each
White bone beads
50p each
White wooden beads
25p each
Brown wooden beads
25p each
Dark brown wooden beads
25p each
Ouches Tudor jewellery Elizabethan jewellery ouch ouches ouches      
Costume jewellery passing for Tudor and Elizabethan ouches. Ouches
£5 each These come and go.
Please ask for a photo of what is in stock. Light weight metal and resin ouches
£1 each
Light weight metal and resin ouches
50p each
Solid brass ouches
£2 and £1 each
     
Braids and threads linen thread leather thong linen tape inkle braid and cord woollen braid      
Braids come and go but I can make you something similar. Linen thread on a twig
25p each
Leather thong
Thin 25p a foot
Medium 50p a foot
Thick 75p a foot
Linen tape
£1 a metre
Narrow linen, cotton and woollen braid ¼" to ½" wide
£1 a foot
100% woollen braid ½" to ¾" wide
£3 a foot
     
Sewing implements bodkin awl bobbins needle holding bobbin spindles scissors scissors    
  Wooden and bone bodkins
£3 each
Wooden bobbins
£4 each
Needle holding bobbins
£5 each
Spindles
£7 each
Small scissors
£5
Medium scissors
£7
Wooden knitting needles
£1 a set
Metal knitting needles
£5 a set
Stock from my pedling days                
When it's gone it's gone unless marked with an asterix * wooden crosses tiny pewter axe tiny pewter tankard wooden dice pewter dice bone dice quills tiny basket
in which case I can make some more Tiny wooden crosses
£1 each
Axe pewter charm
£1
Tankard
pewter charm
£1
Wooden dice*
50p
Pewter dice*
£2
Bone dice
£2
Quills*
50p
Fairy baskets
These are tiny 3mm high
50p each
  woollen pocket leather purse pocket leather purse pocket linen purses pockets linen ans velvet purses pockets wool and linen bags willow whisk willow rattle
  Woollen pockets*
£1 each
Leather pockets
£3 each
Drawstring leather pockets*
£5 each
Linen and
leather
drawstring
bags*
£5
Linen and velvet drawstring bags with tassels*
£7
Large linen and woollen drawstring bags*
£5 to £10 according to size
Whisks*
£1
Babes'rattles*
£3
  clay marble clay dice clay jacks five stones lucky clay bead clay lucky charms delft token horseshoe game 9 mens morris game
  Clay marbles
50p each
Clay dice
50p each
Clay jacks
£1 a set
Clay lucky
bead
£1 each
Clay lucky charms
£2 each
Delft tokens
£1 each
Horseshoe game*
£2
9 Mens Morris*
£5
  swaddling babes wooden dolls poppets spinning top spinning top woolen juggling balls   Baskets and trays - various shapes and sizes * £5 to £50 Arrow baskets*
£25

  Swaddling babes*
£1 each
Wooden poppets
£10
Small tops *
£1
Brueghel tops
£7
Woollen juggling balls
£2
Leather juggling balls
£5 each
Shopping baskets - various shapes and sizes *
£15 to £35
Peds*
£50