Affordable, traditional woven cotton mattress tickings, linens for curtains, blinds, upholstery and some lightweight linens for dress-making, plus a fabulous range of striped, checked and patterned natural fabrics, the majority of which are made in the UK and Europe. They hold stock on the roll at their Ledbury shop and have an on-line sampling service to help you to select from the range. Tinsmiths also stock lining and haberdashery for curtain-making. Parcels and rolls are sent by overnight courier.
Linen fabrics are ecological to produce and this collection of of natural linens is ideal for curtains and upholstery. There are also pretty sheer linens for lightweight curtains or four poster beds. Ada & Ina offer a competitively priced curtain and roman blind making service with simple online measuring instructions. Trade and retail clients are welcome. Free sample service.
Blithfield is an elegant collection of home furnishing fabrics and wallpapers, founded in 1997 by Anne Dubbs and Liz Downing. The collection is known for its extensive range of beautifully colored printed and woven designs, the majority of which are based on archival documents. Blithfield’s lovely designs are at home in both contemporary and traditional settings. The Blithfield collection includes Peggy Angus’s designs. Peggy Angus, 1904-1993, was a notable English artist and teacher, who created tile and wallpaper designs in the mid 20th century.
Cloth & Clover’s designer Tania McIvor looks to the past when designing her fabric range, in particular to antique printed textiles and traditional arts and crafts. The fabrics have a rustic prettiness and are evocative of the faded comfort of historic country house interiors. Keen to support British craftsmanship, Cloth & Clover’s designs are printed in England on a Scottish linen base cloth.
Coromandel has supplied exceptional hand-embroidered crewel fabric for over 35 years. A corporate member of the Historic Houses Association, customers include the National Trust, members of the LPOC and SPAB, retail clients and designers listed in House & Garden's Top 100. Fabrics are handmade in limited quantities using artisan methods and 100% natural fibres. The Contemporary Collection features white embroidery on neutral grounds and the Heritage Collection features multicoloured embroidery in motifs based on Elizabethan and Jacobean designs. Plain hand-loomed background fabrics are similar in texture to linen and are available in cream, ecru and slate. Free swatches or returnable samples available on request.
Pretty floral linens inspired by 19th c French designs, sold by the metre or made up into cushions, bed throws, waste paper bins, door stops, covered filing boxes, lampshades and more. New to the collection - natural plain linens, stonewashed hemp, velvets and 'Next Generation' cottons in floral, ikat or candy stripes. Also handmade floral wallpapers, printed in England, to complement the Kate Forman fabric range.
An inspirational range of original printed cotton and linen fabrics in geometric contemporary designs; available by the metre, or as cushions, lampshades and as made-to-measure curtains and blinds. Try the virtual showroom, mixing and matching prints to suit your aesthetic.
Extensive collections specifically targeted towards high-end architects, yacht and interior designers supplying: luxurious kid mohair velvet, Italian silk velvet, cotton velvet, linen velvet, textured upholstery fabric, hand woven linens, fine satin wool for upholstery and curtains. Chenille, sheer linen, raffia, classic silk damask, fine faux leather, Contract and domestic fabrics and innovative sheers/voiles. Their upholstery fabrics focus on unusual, contemporary and interesting textures including luxurious cashmere silk velvet and heavy weight upholstery linen and corduroy. Also double-width washable sheers, luxury cashmere throws and bed blankets; FR sheers and FR contract velvets; and natural, hand-woven linen.
Lewis & Wood was established 20 years ago by Stephen Lewis and interior designer Joanna Wood. The company is renowned for it’s bold floral designs, Toile de Jouy, and a stunning range of printed velvets, plain linen taffeta, tweeds and merino wools. The new Rococo Collection, designed by Melissa White, includes both wallpapers and velvet and linen fabrics. The company is famous for its signature wide width wallpapers, which includes striking metallic designs, and the re-colouring of old favourites, Jasper Peony and Adam’s Eden. 2014 also sees the company team up with Christopher Moore and his unrivalled collection of Toiles and Indienne linens will be available exclusively through Lewis & Wood.
THE LINEN SHOP fabrics, woven in Scotland and Belgium, are exclusively designed by the owner Fran White with each addition carefully selected to complement the collection. The range is ideal for curtaining, soft furnishings, upholstery, craftwork and a myriad of other uses. Please visit the online store for examples of the fabrics available and to purchase their ready-made items or lengths of linen.
A family owned British company founded in the 1930's, Marvic offers a great range of fabrics in a variety of styles and textures - from timeless classics with a contemporary twist to cutting edge neutrals, including an extensive collection of linens, velvets, silks, moires, crewels and toile de jouy. London showroom and nationwide stockists.
Parna has a broad selection of vintage linen, hemp and embroidery sourced from Central and Eastern Europe and beyond. Parna's vintage linen and hemp range for upholstery and soft furnishings includes vintage fabric on rolls, hemp sheets, Hungarian grain sacks and cart covers. Parna also has a range of artisanal, indigo-dyed and resist-dyed vintage linen. Versatile, hard-wearing, and eco-friendly, they can source to order and offer a matching service. Custom embroidery and monogramming service available.