We are Europe’s leading importer of 100% printed cotton craft fabrics, ideal for adding a distinctive look to both clothing and accessories collections. At Textile Forum Anbo will be proudly introducing the Dashwood Studio design team, a new UK based fabric converter and their exciting new collections.
Also showing will be our new Sevenberry fabric collections from Japan, Shannon Fabrics soft cuddle ‘minky’ fabric and beautiful designs from Robert Kaufman (US) and Marcus Brothers (US) which include chambrays, printed corduroys, cotton lawn and linen mix quality fabric.
Bridal Fabrics offers an exciting range of lace, both in bridal and colours, polyester and silk fabrics, lace trims/appliques and crystal embellishments. We source worldwide but also weave some of our fabrics in house in our own weaving mill in Darwen, Lancashire. All our products are stocked and we supply with no minimum quantity requirement. Our experienced team of sales staff will be only too glad to help you with any queries you may have. We are particularly proud of our range of bridal laces and crystal appliques.
Carrington Fabrics/John Kaldor hold in excess of 1,000 qualities/shade options in stock, available with minimums of only 1 metre. Carrington Fabrics specialise in the following fabrics:
a) bridal, b) lace, c) trims and appliques, d) fashion,
e) jacquards and f) basics.
John Kaldor specialise in seasonal print ranges backed up with a range of co-ordinating plain woven and knits available ex stock. Fabric books are available for all our ranges.
English made cotton Leavers lace allovers and trims in the Cluny and Valencienne styles and French bridal galloons.
Denholme are one of the UK’s largest velvet manufacturers: plains, novelties, cotton velvet, silk viscose, acetate viscose and polyester.
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An unrivalled collection of plain, printed and woven silks and silk blends. Orders from one metre with prompt delivery.
A brocade and damask design service is also offered on a five metre minimum.
Agents for Forster Rohner.
Insterstiss is a French brocade and digital printing company.
UK Agent – Michael’s Bridal Fabrics
Since 1865, the Hare family has specialised in the distribution of luxurious fabrics for fashion. One of Europe’s leading textile suppliers, the company has the finest collections of bridal and high fashion silks, with an extensive colour range of satin, chiffon, dupion, taffeta, georgette, embroideries and laces, amongst others!
All fabrics are available from stock with no minimum order and cuts to the nearest 10cms, 24 hour delivery is standard and sample books are available to purchase. The full range can be viewed on the website.
Manufacturers of novelty and plain fabrics supplied to the world’s leading designers.
A fabric wholesaler based in Nottingham.
With minimum orders of just 3 metres and carrying over 2.5 million metres in our warehouse, we provide a UK next day, delivery service.
Stocking over 500 different patterns in a multitude of colours and styles, products include: Lace, Mesh, Nets, Satin, Embroidery, Chiffon, Organza, Tulles, Dance wear, Linings and Plains.
Adding new colours and patterns seasonally – view all fabrics on our website.
Established for over 20 years, we offer a large and varied range of high quality dress fabrics all available from stock. Collection includes all types of woolens, silk, cotton, linen, jersey, lace and brocades. Plain and printed. We supply many types of customers throughout the UK and mainland Europe.
A very extensive range of fabrics for bridal, evening and prom dresses: laces, embroideries, plain fabrics, including silks, in a range of colours, also an extensive range of edgings and motifs. With a recent addition of magnetic brooches.
A large range of accessories, including pearl and crystal buttons, brooches, buckles, clasps and chains is also offered.
No minimum order and most items available from stock. Range of sample books available to view and purchase.
We are now the sole UK agents for Ramon Santaeularia, a Spainish producer of buttons and accessories and Interstiss, a French brocade and digital printing company.
Established in 1970, Partap Fashion Fabrics are London-based designers and international distributors of quality fabrics. With over 250 product lines in stock, we offer a diverse and unique range to cater to a demanding global clientele, specialising in beautiful fancy laces, innovative foil effects, faux furs and leathers, taffetas, vibrant couture prints and dyed fabrics in a plethora of colours.
With our own offices and affiliations with mills across the Far East, we can also produce custom-made textiles to your specific requirements and ship directly to your doorstep at competitive prices.
We offer a no minimum cut length service from stock.
We are specialists in luxury silks, selected by leading couture houses and fashion, lingerie and bridalwear designers throughout the world. Our fabrics are available from stock, enabling small minimums with next day delivery.
Buyers can now also purchase our fabrics online at www.pongees.com or visit our London showroom in Rivington Street, Shoreditch – open 10am to 4pm – to review our extensive collection.
We have plain chiffons, habotais, georgettes, organzas, crepe de chines and crepe and stretch satins, taffetas, duchess satins and doupions, some of which are available in more than 150 shades, plus exquisite damasks and brocades, motifs and appliqués.
Pongees is now the UK agent for Sanmartin.
Ramon Santaeularia is a Spanish producer of buttons and accessories.
UK Agent – Michael’s Bridal Fabrics.
Sanmartin is a Portuguese company that distributes a wide range of haute couture, fashion and bridal fabrics for women and children. Its collection includes laces, embroideries, trimmings, silks, jacquards and tulles. UK agent: Pongees Ltd
The London Embroidery Studio has been delivering creative and technical hand & machine embroidery development & production for fashion, interior, TV, film & theatre, events companies and artists since 2007. All our embroideries are designed, developed and produced at our London studio by highly skilled designers and technicians using state-of-the-art equipment. Our clients include Christian Dior, ACNE Studios, J W Anderson and the BBC. We offer competitive rates and fast turn-around time.
The National Weaving Company specialise in the design and manufacture of high quality woven and printed labels.
They supply fashion designers, tailors and milliners with custom designed woven and printed labels; from iron-on, self-adhesive, sew-on, using an extensive range of colours and materials from vintage taffeta to exclusive satin.
UKFT is the most inclusive British network for fashion and textile companies, bringing together designers, manufacturers, agents and retailers to promote their businesses and our industry throughout the UK and internationally.
UKFT’s Let’s Make it Here is a free database of UK manufacturers covering all stages of the supply chain; from yarns, cloth and trimmings to clothing manufacturing, plus all relevant ancillary finishing and processing services. Listed companies supply a wide range of clients, ranging from high street retailers, luxury brands and top designers to small start-ups: www.letsmakeithere.org