Monthly Archives: December 2011


Frequently Asked Questions Q. Where does the name “Barty” come from? A. Sue’s maiden name was Bartlett and from that her nickname became “Barty”!   Q. How do you look after your wooden boards? A. You can wash them with warm soapy water, rinse, lightly dry and leave on its edge.      Do not leave them […]

About Us

About Us Barty’s Trading is run by Sue John (known as ‘Barty’ to her friends). Sue started buying ‘seconds’ in kitchen woodware and began selling with a small table at a car boot sale. She then progressed onto a tiny stall at a local village fete and started adding in ceramics and other items to the product […]


A little bit about us… Barty’s Trading Company is a small business operating from Frome, Somerset. We supply a range of beautiful kitchen woodware, ceramics, basketware and other gorgeous gifts. We exhibit at many local village days, fetes and county shows throughout the year. Have a look at our Events section to see when we are […]