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the merchant's table

THE MERCHANT’S TABLE is the concept of Susanna Cook, Creative Director & Founder of Allies Design Studio. THE MERCHANT TABLE invite makers, designers, artists & producers for residencies throughout the year, allowing customers to come closer to understand & appreciate the processes of the creative’s craft & disciplines. During the residencies TMT host related events & workshops & will partner with La Fromagerie Bloomsbury for events & workshops in London with the aim to bring exceptional London & Suffolk producers, makers & artists together in one place.

La Fromagerie is delighted introduce TMT’s newest project available to purchase online on in our La Fromagerie BLOOMSBUIRY  store at 52 Lambs Conduit St.

LOST SUFFOLK WORDS AND PHRASES

There are many words in our vernacular, lost over time, some of which are so charming.

THE MERCHANTS TABLE have created the perfect range of tea towels, printed & hand finished in Suffolk.
 

100% Natural Unbleached Premium Cotton Tea Towel
46 x 74 cm, with hanging loop
£17.50 each

FRIZZLE:
champagne, a perversion of fizz.

"A glass of frizzle"

 

 

 

 

FOXED:
tipsy, to be intoxicated.

"And myself as near foxed as of old"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BIBBLE:
to tipple, from bibere, to drink.

"Bibbeler or Bibber, one who drinks often" 

 

 

 

 

KISSING CRUST:
where two loaves meet.

The part where two loaves or rolls join, meet or kiss in the oven