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 Abraham Moon and Sons, a family-owned Yorkshire woollen mill proud of our combination of traditional craft and innovative design. Uniquely manufactured from natural wool to finished fabric under our expert makers watch, our stock supported fashion range includes your choice of 600+ cloths all available cut-length from a minimum of 1m. We also offer a fantastic bespoke service and our in-house designers; get in touch with the Moon team today for any collaborative enquiries.
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.
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.
When it comes to heritage, no one does it better than Cash’s. Dating back to 1840, the world’s oldest label weaver continues its journey as a global provider of garment trims, packaging and security solutions to international brands and retailers.
In 2014, Cash’s was acquired by the Jointak Group, one of the largest privately owned and fully vertical manufacturers of trims and packaging in Asia. Now as a Jointak group member, Cash’s has direct control and visibility over the expansive product range it can now supply.
Our new business model creates the perfect synergy of having over 170 years’ experience in offering world class service harnessed with high quality product capability and capacity within a well controlled global network.
Here at Creative Fashion Services we provide a range of high quality production services such as creative pattern cutting, toiling, sample making and small production runs. We deliver our clients vision creating their desired aesthetic, whilst maintaining the garments shape and fit.
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
Digitally printed wool fabrics both woven and knitted using our own designs or as a commission
printer. Fabrics we have used range from heavy woven wool meltons and duffles for outwear to
delicate fine knitted merino jerseys. We print on both fabric and also on the finished product,
including knitwear such as sweaters, cardigans, socks and dresses. We also print on cashmere
and cotton, alongside our specialism in wool. Our customers are mainly luxury fashion brands,
but we also supply theatrical/film, interiors and outdoor/sport/leisure.
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.
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.
We are ready to meet with you to discuss possibilities of working with you to help with your production needs.
Our staff, of around thirty people, are experienced and skilled. They are versatile, and can handle a wide range of design requirements and fabric types.
We are a strictly Cut, Make and Trim (CMT) production unit, with a commitment to high quality and to delivery dates. Continuous quality control is central to our work. We can handle smaller or larger production runs. In addition, we can sometimes make show samples, depending on our workload at that particular time. Our capacity is in the region of one thousand pieces per week.
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.
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.
Ruffo Coli Tessuti offers: Jacquards, brocades, lame, cloque, beading; all plain silks.
For further details see Bradshaw & Bradshaw
Ruth Glen is a leather sample maker with over 30 years experience within the fashion industry. She now runs her own London based studio where her team offers a range of services across product design, prototyping, sampling, brand development, brand identity, development and manufacture. Offering creative solutions for projects of any scale, her client base includes prestigious designers, start-ups and high-street brands.
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
Our fabrics are thoughtfully made from around the world, mainly European and Oriental regions. We specialise in high end laces, with and without embellishments according to forecasting trends every season. Spirit Lace has been serving the industry for 15 years.
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.
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