Established in 1783, Hainsworth is an internationally renowned manufacturer of woollen fabrics.
As one of the few remaining mills of our kind, we are passionate about British quality. We carry out every process in-house, each piece is created in our specialist Yorkshire mill – from the selection of raw wool to hand-finished touches.
Today, we integrate the traditional qualities of craftsmanship with cutting edge innovation to meet the needs of a growing and diverse global customer base. Our products include doeskin, melton collection, pilot cloth, cavalry twill, duffle, true heritage range and baratheas.
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.
Belinac of France offer : linings (silk and synthetic); dress and blouse fabrics – satins, chiffons, taffetas, organzas; bridal silks; stretch silks.
For further details click see Bradshaw & Bradshaw.
Established in 1904, Bennett Silks is the UK’s leading supplier of 100% pure silks and silk blends, woven, dyed, or printed.
Bennett Silks is proud to offer an unrivalled collection of silk articles available in the most extensive colour palettes.
Substantial stocks available for next day delivery to the UK and European main cities.
No minimum order. Competitive price structure including discount for bulk production available together with commission dyeing and printing.
We are a family-run linings and trimmings business established in 1953 maintaining a high level of quality and service to our customers in the bespoke and couture trades. Our products include 100% Silk, Cotton, Cupro and Rayon linings in exclusive Prints, Jacquards, Satins, Stretch, Taffetas and Twills. We also have an extensive range of interlinings and trimmings including genuine Horn and Mother of Pearl buttons.
Our customers include fashion designers, couture houses, theatrical costumiers, wedding dress designers, bespoke tailors, military uniform makers and high-end ready to wear brands. The entire range can be viewed online at www.theliningcompany.co.uk
Solstiss – France’s premier lace manufacturer: bridal, evening, lingerie, chantilly, corded lace, guipure, collars, lace veils, metallic beaded and trimming.
Denholme – One of the UK’s largest velvet manufacturers: plains, novelties, cotton velvet, silk viscose, acetate viscose and polyester.
Belinac of France – Linings (silk and synthetic); dress and blouse fabrics – satins, chiffons, taffetas, organzas; bridal silks; stretch silks.
Ruffo Coli Tessuti – Jacquards, brocades, lame, cloque, beading; all plain silks.
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.
For further details click see Bradshaw & Bradshaw
We design and manufacture luxurious fabrics for women’s evening and wedding wear.
Using the finest silks tulles and laces sources from different corners of the world, we transform them using silks such as dyeing, hand-painting and hand-embroidery with beads, pearls, sequins and threads.
The Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust supports families working in all aspects of the UK fashion and textile industry-from retail to manufacture and design. With grants starting at £250, the charity helps hundreds of families every year, with essential items for their children (aged 0-18), like school uniform, clothing, bedding and household appliances, as well as specialist items like mobility equipment, specialist therapies and more.
This season, G H Leathers is augmenting its fantastic collection of leather, suedes, sheepskins and exotic skins with a new range of printed cow hair, featuring prints such as leopard and zebra, as well as new skins specifically for bags.
A vast range of stock skins is always available, in a broad spectrum of colours, with very small minimums, ideal for a wide range of fashion, accessories, shoes and interiors.
Brochures that illustrate all products/colours are available on our stand.
We are a family-run business based in Yorkshire offering co-ordinated ranges comprising of all wool, wool mixtures, poly viscose / spandex and cashmere blends plus fashion tweeds and novelty prints in various qualities.
We supply retailers and manufacturers in the UK and mainland Europe and offer excellent service combined with reliability and quality.
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.
From fine worsted cloths, exquisite cashmeres and silks to tweeds and donegals, the name of Holland & Sherry has, since 1836, been known to tailors, haute couture and interior designers throughout the world as the sign of quality and distinction.
Over 3500 designs in stock, no minimums, next day delivery in the UK and worldwide dispatch.
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.
Distributors of buttons since 1909. Purpose built dyehouse with huge capacity. Logistics warehouse in Hong Kong for supplying garment factories in the Far East.
Materials used range from real shell, corozo nut and crystal glass to plastics such as polyester – suitable for haute couture and high street.
Huge range in stock with small minimum orders accepted.
We are a wholesaler specialising in high quality silk fabrics – plains, embroideries, jacquards, damasks, prints, laces, guipures, trims – with our exclusive designs ideal for cocktail, evening and bridal dresses.
Sample lengths and small quantities are available from stock.
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, Colin Desreumaux, a French Lace manufacturer, and Interstiss, a French brocade and digital printing company.
Fabrics for the haute couture, ready to wear, bridal brand and equivalent industries. The collection consists of high quality laces, unique embroideries, lasercut fabrics, rhinestones etc.
Nunoya, is a Barcelona based distributor specialising in quality Japanese fabrics.
Nunoya offers the complete range from Kokka Co. Ltd, a Japanese fabric producer with over 70 years of history.
Kokka’s fabrics encompass a wide range of design styles and base fabrics.
Designs include traditional Japanese floral prints, abstract, geometric and quirky Japanese style fun designs perfect for children. Base fabrics include 100% cottons, cotton/linen mixes, polyester, polyester chirimen and knits.
Nunoya offers small minimums, from 12m per item.
Offset Warehouse specialise in fashion-forward ethical textiles – fabrics that are environmentally and socially beneficial. We work with suppliers and weavers around the world, to develop unique textiles in unusual fibres. All of our fabrics are available at 1 metre minimums, so that designers may purchase sampling quantities.
We also provide all of our textiles in wholesale quantities, so that designers may place larger orders at a later point. We have a tiered pricing structure, so our products become cheaper with additional metres. We provide swatches of all fabrics, and deliver Internationally directly from our UK-based warehouse.
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.
Plus Samples Ltd is a London based studio specialising in the production of high-end garments, in smaller volumes, from one to two hundred pieces. The business was established over 10 years ago and during this time has earned an excellent reputation for the quality of the garments produced and value of the services provided. Our expertise covers all categories of men’s and women’s soft tailoring, soft separates and light-weight silk and jersey fabrics. We like challenges and are happy to undertake the most complicated tasks.
We are able to offer a one stop solution for all your garment development and manufacturing requirements such as pattern cutting, grading, toiling and sampling, lay marking and production costings as well as garment technical packs and bulk production.
Pongees is a specialist in luxury silks, selected by leading couture houses and fashion, lingerie and bridalwear designers. It complements its extensive collection of 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, with exquisite damasks and brocades, motifs and appliqués.
Fabrics are available from stock, enabling small minimums, with next day delivery. Pongees can also supply specially dyed or woven qualities to meet customers’ specific requirements.
Head office: 9 Schooner Park, Crossways Business Park, Dartford, Kent, DA2 6NW
Ramon Santaeularia is a Spanish producer of buttons and accessories.
UK Agent – Michael’s Bridal Fabrics.
Super fine 100% pure cotton shirtings from stock. Collection of over 600 fabrics, including yarn dyed stripes, checks, plains, dobbies, prints and country checks. Supplying Jermyn Street and designer market for over 30 years. Next day delivery service; minimum order is only 2 metres.
Ruffo Coli Tessuti offers: Jacquards, brocades, lame, cloque, beading; all plain silks.
For further details see Bradshaw & Bradshaw
Sanmartin is a Portuguese company that distributes a wide range of haute-couture and bridal fabrics. Its collection includes laces, embroideries, trimmings, silks, jacquards, tulles, etc
Established in 1767, Schwarzschild Ochs is one of Europe’s leading suppliers of beautiful fabrics for all womenswear and childrenswear occasions.
Fabrics for women: Suitable for occasion wear (party, prom, event), bridal and day-to-day (casual, street wear).
Fabrics for children: Suitable for formal and party wear.
Plain fabrics: Satin, chiffon, dupion, organza, taffeta, velvet, mesh, PU.
Pattern fabrics: Cotton, brocade, jacquard, cloque, sequins.
Elaborate fabrics: Sequin, jacquard, brocade, cloque, embroidery, glitter, feathers, lace.
Stretch fabrics: Plain (cotton, satin, velvet, mesh, jersey) and embellished (sequin, embroidery, lace).
Minimums from 1m. No swatches.
Solstiss is France’s premier lace manufacturer: bridal, evening, lingerie, chantilly, corded lace, guipure, collars, lace veils, metallic beaded and trimming
For further details see Bradshaw & Bradshaw
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.
A spectacular ladieswear collection of fabrics for cocktail, evening and daytime occasions.
Innovative designs and vibrant colours expressing the sophistication of the European catwalks.
Tiss et Teint is a market leader in the supply of quality fabrics to designers and high street brands.
Sampling and small quantities are available from stock.
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. We provide practical support, export advice, information exchange and a voice – to government – to retailers.
UKFT’s Let’s Make It Here is a free to use online asset register for designers, brands and retailers who want the convenience of manufacturing closer to home or are looking for a distinctly British look for their collections.
Find out more, search, or get listed by visiting www.letsmakeithere.org, sponsored by CAPITB Trust.
We provide a range of silk, wool, cotton and synthetic fabrics in woven jacquards. All of our fabrics are manufactured in Britain.
We manufacture embroidered fabrics (motifs, trims, guipures, embroidered fabrics on customer’s fabrics) in our own looms in Italy. Products suitable for outerwear, bridal, high end pret a porter.
All products are made to order, customer’s choice of colours and ground. Possibility to customise designs. We show a new range two times per year, although we have an archive of 10m000+ designs that can always be reproduced. Materials used are purchased in the EC only.