Category Archives: thimbles

Sylvie Collett

Early to Mid 19th Century Palais Royal Sewing Box

For 20 years Sylvie Collett has been dealing in antique needlework tools from the 18th to early 20th centuries, including etuis, pincushions, thimbles and work boxes.  Sylvie Collett also sell scent bottles, snuff boxes, silver, glass, treen and other interesting items.

In addition to exhibiting at various fairs throughout the country, a selection of Sylvie Collett’s stock may be seen at Hemswell Antiques Centre near Gainsborough, Lincolnshire and at Drill Hall Antiques Centre in Horncastle.

Sylvie Collett Specialising in 18th Century, 19th Century, 20th Century, Antique Needlework Tools

Sylvie Collett will be exhibiting at the York Racecourse Antiques Decorative and Fine Art Fair on the 8th 9th June 2018.

For further information about Sylvie Collett’s stock visit her website at or e-mail for further information about specific items.