Acorn of England supply quality fabric quickly and efficiently. Although primarily designed as shirtings, our fabrics have many applications and we provide a varied spectrum of end user with an excellent choice of over 600 fabrics in a dazzling array of designs and colours. Fabrics range from heavy wool and cotton brushed flannels to lightweight, ultra sheer voiles, from rugged, textured Oxfords to silky smooth poplins.
We have no minimums and all our fabrics are now available on-line.
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.
Cross Spot Studio is a sampling studio based in central London, specialising in luxury, contemporary and bespoke garments. The management are graduates of the CSM and LSE with experience of their own luxury fashion label. Clients include: Borgo De Nor, Christian Cowan, Dilara Findikoglu, Mary Katrantzou, palmer//harding, Sophia Webster.
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 strive to design and create the finest handcrafted fabrics in the world. Our design team works with the finest master weavers and master embroiderers to create collections that while based in traditional techniques, are fused with the latest colours, trends and materials for our customers around the globe. Our fabric and embroidery collections are across a range of luxury fabrics such as cashmere, velvet, jacquard, crepe, tulle, brocade among others and enriched by embroidery, surface manipulations and embellishments. What makes our collection unique and exciting is our non-traditional surfaces and strategies. The materials are new and contemporary yet have an old-world appeal, motivated by the rich Indian legacy and the masterfulness of our skilled workers. We hold credibility near our heart and endeavour towards making new and imaginative extravagant textures for the world. Our design team and sales team also work closely with customers to develop custom designs for their special requirements.
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.
FFAB are manufacturers of the largest collection of natural fabrics in India.
Catering to high fashion apparel industry our range includes a large collection of woven fabrics and value added fabrics (print and embroideries). We also have an exotic collection of handwoven fabrics and scarves.
We have an in-house state of the art digital printing and embroidery facilities.
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.
One of London’s finest luxury leather destinations, Impero London was designed and created in 2006 by London College of Fashion graduate Tilly and leather specialist, skilled tailor Mumtaz. Impero London is built on the 24 years of leather knowledge Mumtaz has inherited, alongside the 11 years Tilly has spent studying and working in London’s fashion industry. The duo’s shared appreciation of individuality and detail defines their avant-garde approach to leather tailoring. Their clothing is designed and made for those who wish to look strong, elegant and individual. The result is unimaginable creativity and exclusive leather garments of the finest quality.
Impero London strives to re-invent their vision and collections, revisiting fashion from the past, and applying it to the present and future by mixing traditional couture techniques with unusual tailoring, embellishments, luxurious textures & leathers.They are an exclusive brand, underlined by their rich tastes and refined craftsmanship, Impero has an attractiveness that is undeniably unique.
Their distinctive style attracts earnest support from members of Royal families, Diplomats, Oscar winning celebrities, Musicians and fashion coterie from across the globe.
Insterstiss is a French brocade and digital printing company.
UK Agent – Michael’s Bridal Fabrics
Intimate Apparel Samples is a Design and Technical unit specialising in the development of lingerie, swimwear and athleisure . Our mission is to provide an efficient and enjoyable service for local and international Intimate Apparel and Swimwear brands, realising their designs through the development of samples, tech packs and small production runs in our London based studio.
During the past decade of working with lingerie and swimwear brands we have gained a good understanding of the complexities and hurdles that small fashion businesses face and continue to look at new ways of offering support to our clients by providing a wide range of services of which we continue to expand.
To ensure the quality of our products and delivery of service exceeds the clients expectations we keep our team small and each new member undertakes dedicated in-house professional training.
Large factory minimums are a common issue for many small businesses, which is why we do not have MOQ’s for the tech pack development and production runs start as low as 10 units per style (mixed sizes). In addition to working with fashion labels we have also produced samples and costumes for TV and Film productions including the BBC, Sky and feature films such as Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.
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.
Our collection consists of both timeless and modern patterns designed for classic menswear and corporatewear. We offer an extensive range of products including: wool, wool blends, cotton, linen, polyviscose and linings in many shades.
In addition to 500+ JOZWIAK’s designs, we offer six MTM & Bespoke Tailoring catalogues of superfine wools, with an exquisite selection of classic bright colours enriched by redesigned checks. The fabrics we offer are designed mainly for suits, tailcoats, jackets, trousers, cords and coats.
Manufacturers of novelty and plain fabrics supplied to the world’s leading designers.
Linton Tweeds collection : Made to measure collection.
Ullswater Collection : Made to measure collection
Linton Direct Collection: Stocked fabrics – Minimum order 1m
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.
Leicestershire-based Montreux Fabircs, established in 1973, offers luxurious jersey fabrics made in the UK.
The collection includes micro modal, Tencel, viscose, Tactel, Meryl, pima cotton, mercerised cotton, cotton melange, viscose melange, viscose linen, micro modal cashmere, micro modal silk and Tencel wool.
Montreux now offer a reactive digital printing service on our jersey collection to compliment the current range of reactive, pigment and sublimation printing.
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.
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.
Platinum 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.
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.
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.co.uk 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.
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
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
We have been supplying modern and high quality embroideries for 14 years to worldwide designers in around 50 countries.
Our international and bilingual team has been constantly working not only to refresh and offer wide ranges of new collections with quality and finest deisgns but also to provide bespoke fabrics to our customers.
Our collection most composes of lace and embroideries for evening gowns, night dresses only for women’s wear.
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.
At Threads we combine experience with passion to provide a high quality CMT service for some of Britain’s successful designers.
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.
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
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.