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We have a full range of popular, tried and tested pillows but are happy to make individual,
bespoke pillows to suit any lace project. We also make replacement and spare blocks
for any make of pillow. Please contact David to discuss your individual requirements.
The following pillows are all hand made by us from top quality, high density polystyrene,
cut individually by David and finished by hand by Lynn. We endeavour to keep stock
of the core range
of pillows. Anything designed to your requirements will take a little time for us
All can be covered in other colours if required.
Polystyrene Pillows These pillows are covered with felt and blue cotton fabric with an MDF base
16” diameter Flat
18” diameter Flat
18” Square Contoured Top
20” diameter Flat
22” diameter Flat
24” diameter Flat
Block Pillows & Rollers These pillows are covered in blue cotton fabric with an MDF base ready for use. All with fixed contoured Sides, 16.½”long by 5” wide with varying size moveable blocks.
5 block with 4 fixed corners and 5 moveable 5.5” square blocks. Overall size approx. 16.5”
Standard - with two full 5.5” square and two half blocks. 16.5” long x 15.5” wide
Wide - with four 8” x 4” blocks. 16.5” long x 18” wide
Extra Wide - with three 11” x 5.5” blocks. 16.5” long x 21” wide
Nine block pillow in polished wooden tray. All nine 5.5” square blocks are moveable. Overall size approx. 16.75” square
Standard Roller Insert - 5.5” square. Roller and box. Replaces one block in Standard block pillow to turn into Roller pillow. No other sizes available at the moment.
Spare covered blocks Half block - £3.00, Standard - £5.50, Wide - £6.00, Extra wide - £6.50 each. Roller only £7.50
Traditional Barley Straw Pillows Handmade mushroom shaped pillows, using fully treated Barley Straw. Covered in dark blue cotton fabric with braid trim. Now made to order only.
Travel Sets The original and still the best!
Original Travel Set Our best seller since first designed by us in 1988. 12” Barley Straw covered pillow, shopper style bag with cover cloth and pincushion all in matching fabrics. Available with dark blue, dark green or burgundy pillow.
Super New Travel Set Latest version - as above but with extra high density polystyrene pillow to comply with all customs regulations
Travel Block Set 14” x 10” with 2 x 5” blocks in decorative carrying bag with wooden handles, various colours.
Lapman 42cm x 27cm polystyrene pillow with contoured front and two moveable blocks. In a zipped weatherproof holdall, with zip pocket, handle and shoulder strap. Complete with cover cloth
Postage on all Travel Sets and Lapman pillows
Accessories and New Pillows
Cover Cloth 18” square blue cotton cover cloth
Pillow Support Set Polystyrene bead bag to hold pillow in place plus matching pincushion
Pillow Bags made in top quality furnishing fabrics, fully lined with zip side. Wooden supports along top of bag with decorative wooden finial ends. To fit 18” pillows and Block pillows
Disc pillow with collar 18” pillow flat on both sides which fits into a collar to support bobbins, picture on home page.