Forging dates back to at least 4000 BC and could even be earlier than that. The first metals to be forged were iron and bronze, these would have been forged by man to produce weapons and hand tools for cooking and weapons of war. There are many different types of Forgings, carried out by many […]


The first known use of heated metal to iron clothes is thought to have occurred in China. The electric iron was invented in 1982 by Henry W Seeley. The “electric flatiron” was patented in 1882 on 6th June. Ironing is important as it not only eliminates wrinkles and shrinkage, but it leaves clothes looking lovely […]