Decorative Ribbons

Decorative Ribbons

Here at Careys we have an extensive variety of piping cords and we have a wide range of colourful and patterned ribbons of varying widths. The piping cords and ribbons are all sold very reasonably by the metre off the roll.


Threads and Buttons

There’s a brilliant stock of dressmaking and repair items including sewing machine needles and bulbs, zips, scissors, Coats and Gutermann threads, needles, pins, hooks and eyes, snap fasteners, markers and tape measures…everything you need.



Very many types and colours of wool are stocked together with a wide variety of sizes and types of knitting needles, crochet hooks and all manner of accessories. This part of our store is very popular with our many local customers.


Need Some Advice?

You’ve come to the right place, friendly guidance is what we do. The great team of people we have here at Careys have lived in Portishead for very many years and can provide locally based knowledge and experience to almost any homecare related field. They can quickly help you with whatever you need for your project or task, and organise its very cheap and rapid delivery to the Portishead local area.

Household Cleaning

House Cleaning

Everything you need is here… mops, buckets, vacuum bags, dustpans, brushes, specialized cleaning fluids of all types together with drain and toilet cleaners, kettle descalers, sink and basin unblockers, carpet cleaners and stain removers…I’m sure you get the idea!



Pans, pressure cookers, scales, clocks, pedal bins, cake tins, teapots, thermoses, storage boxes and glass jars… there is too much to detail here. Lots of cleaning materials, descalers, protective gloves… come and look; you never know what you might find!

Home Electrical

Light bulbs and batteries

All types of bulbs are stocked from standard filament types to LEDs, from BC and ES bases to GU10 types… you’ll find it all at Careys. There are fluorescent tubes and starters, extension cables, adapter plugs, torches, carbon monoxide alarms and lots more…