Spool cabinets, Haberdashery display and Needle stands
I would say 'notions' but we say haberdashery!
Ravelry: lesliehsimon's "My Beloved Stash"
When the haberdashery and outfitter shop was in every high street. John Bull Magazine Cover Image Courtesy of The Advertising Archives: www.advertisingar... Vintage, illustrations, covers, artwork, Retro, British magazines, 1950s, shops, shopping, fashion, ties, salesman
J and P Coats spool cotton sewing cabinet. J P Coats,Antique advertising "Spool cabinet". In original condition including finish. Found in an Old Lyme CT estate. This "Coats spool cabinet" measures 21inches long, 16" deep, 23" high. There are four areas that lift on the top to allow access to the sides. The front and back have roll tops and the other two bottom sides have curved lift up bottoms. The original stencils are in near perfect untouched condition.
A Deco Aero knitting needle stand in my collection. I got it at a jumble sale about 20 years ago, complete with lots of very small gauge needles.
Sewing cotton box by the vintage cottage, via Flickr