Domestic Science – the science of domesticity – requires an appreciation of simplicity and a good sense of humour is advisable!
We are dedicated to good, old fashioned, service and will go out of our way to help our customers find what they want. Based in Nailsworth in the Stroud Valleys and in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, we wanted to create a one-stop shop with a cheerful, informal attitude where everyone is welcome – both with child and dog-friendly courtyard cafés which sell great coffee.
We offer a diverse range of thoughtfully chosen and considered pieces including both vintage and new home wares, Christmas stocking fillers, fabulous and unusual presents, toys, clothing, jewellery, scented candles, ceramics, glass and furniture.
The products – some tried and tested (we do love a classic!), and some more innovative and new on the block – are sourced not only for their functionality and durability but also for being easy on the eye.
Chosen from far-flung places, pieces can be pretty, painted, industrial, nostalgic, stylish, kitsch or just plain cool; simplicity and attention to detail when sourcing are key. Our only edict is “if we don’t love it, we don’t sell it”.
So here’s one we made earlier …