Welcome to the new website for the Dorset Thimble Society.

Established March 1985
International Collectors' Society

THE SOCIETY DOES NOT UNDERTAKE VALUATIONS

  • WAS THE FIRST and is now the only remaining non-commercial society for collectors of (primarily antique) thimbles and sewing tools in the UK
     
  • PROMOTES KNOWLEDGE by sharing information and research - many members have written specialist books, booklets and pamphlets.  Membership includes newsletter 'At Your Fingertips' (click here for a sample)
     
  • THREE MEETINGS A YEAR, the summer meeting in alternate years is a Residential Conference
     
  • THREE NEWSLETTERS A YEAR; Spring, Summer and Autumn (MAGAZINE STYLE)
     
  • SPECIALIST DEALERS attend and sell at meetings
     
  • PRODUCES DORSET THIMBLE SOCIETY MEMORABILIA


 

Chairman

Margaret Roberts

 

Founder & President

Elaine Gaussen

 

Website

Louise Collins

 

New website launched on 12th November 2018


 
All subscriptions and payments can be done using PayPal and the email address dorsetthimblesociety@hotmail.com.
 
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