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's collection of fabrics and wallpapers is drawn from a documentary archive and contemporary inspiration. The new Somerton collection of designs is comprised of three new prints and two wovens as well as a stunning new Parnham wallpaper. There are 10 designs in their Custom Print Collection, which are available in a choice of 40 colours and are printed on a range of ground cloths. The Langham Collection includes woven stripes and patterns in a range of colours to complement Hadleigh and Saybrook prints. Blithfield also creates designs from the Peggy Angus Collection of original linocuts, available as fabrics, wide-width or traditional wallpapers.
Long-established family company offering hand-embroidered crewel fabrics. There is a versatile natural or two-tone range, multicoloured crewel in muted tones as well as a range based on Tudor and Jacobean designs. Plus handloom cotton fabrics upon which the wool is normally embroidered, available in natural or ecru. They are 100% cotton and have the same natural feel as linen. Returnable samples or swatches on request. Discounts available on end of batches and remnants.
EMC (‘El Meu Coixi’) was born as a brand in 2010, with the opening of a small shop in Barcelona. EMC specialises in cushions, bedcovers and fabrics, with a difference: all their fabrics were produced between 50 and 100 years ago by Catalan textile factories producing ‘ticking’ for old mattresses. There are infinite combinations of colours and stripes, as well as jacquard textiles, all vintage, and all unused and in perfect condition. Each of their products is bespoke and can be customised for any project in any shape, colour combination and size.
Holly’s fabrics include linens and cottons using her distinct floral style, suited to curtains and soft furnishings. All her fabrics are made and printed in the UK. Holly has been hand painting fine china in her Dorset home studio for over fifteen years. Her work ranges from one-off bespoke items to entire dinner services and tiles for kitchens and bathrooms. Her timeless delicate designs are inspired by the natural world, flowers, fruit, vegetables and insects. Holly works exclusively with UK companies for her base china and for the supply, printing and make-up of her fabrics and textile accessories. Her designs translate to fabrics beautifully and are sought out for curtains and blinds.
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.
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.
At THE LINEN SHOP you'll find a beautiful selection of natural linens. Most of the fabrics are exclusively designed by Fran White and woven in Scotland and Belgium; other linens are carefully selected to complement the collection. They are ideal for curtaining, soft furnishings, light upholstery, dressmaking and a myriad of other uses. Please visit the online store at www.thelinenshop.biz.
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.
Nicholas Engert have launched their first two fabric collections all of which are produced in England. The collections feature linens, wools and cottons suitable for either curtaining or upholstery and are designed around colour themes - 'Terra Firma' alluding to the rich colours of the earth whilst 'Celestial Limits' features the colours associated with the sky in all of its moods. The third collection, 'Sea spray', will be launched in May 2014. All their collections are distributed by Tissus d'Helene.