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Photography of Linen - Aqua

Linen - Aqua

145cm wide soft linen in a aqua with all the slubiness you would expect in a linen cloth.
Part number: CM1322b
 
Photography of Linen - Cerise

Linen - Cerise

145cm wide soft linen in a cerise with all the slubiness you would expect in a linen cloth.
Part number: CM1322c
 
Photography of Linen - Light Navy

Linen - Light Navy

145cm wide soft linen in a light navy with all the slubiness you would expect in a linen cloth.
Part number: CM1322b
 
Photography of Linen - Pale Silver

Linen - Pale Silver

152cm wide pale silver grey linen, unlike most of the linens we have. There is a stiffness to this one but it will soften when washed, there is also no obvious slubiness and I think slightly less in its pick content ie there is not as much yarn, still a g
Part number: CM1322a
 
Photography of Appropos - Coral

Appropos - Coral

150cm Wide exceptionally coral cotton/lycra jersey fabric with an embroidered floral jersey ribbon pattern. Please note that this will shrink when it is washed on the first occasion so please wash the fabrics before you make it up, it can be washed on a n
Part number: CM241b
 
Photography of A Little Bit of This and That

A Little Bit of This and That

I fell in love with this when I first saw it, a fine cotton lawn witha denim coloured floral print. However as you can see from the pictures there are only 3 repeats of the striped design across from selvedge to selvedge. If it you can work with that, I t
Part number: CM1321
 
Photography of Embroidered Lawn

Embroidered Lawn

148cm wide white embroidered cotton lawn fabric, wonderful to wear in hot weather and will go with almost anything.
Part number: CM1320
 
Photography of Strawberry Fields Forever

Strawberry Fields Forever

However, here we have a sea of lavender fields. This is a nice quality cotton/lycra dress fabric with a classy lilac/grey and black print on an ivory ground. Perfect for dresses and skirts
Part number: CM1319
 
Photography of Mcveigh

Mcveigh

Stunning lightweight wool suiting fabric in a multicoloured tartan design
Part number: CM1236
 
Photography of The Shadow of His Former Self

The Shadow of His Former Self

150cm wide cream 55% cotton, 45% cotton linen shirting in a shadow weave self-coloured check. A very soft finish, loose-ish sort of weave and I suppose very Italian. I like this a lot.
Part number: CM1306
 
Photography of A Little Tenderness - Pale Turquoise

A Little Tenderness - Pale Turquoise

140cm wide quilted cotton lightweight cloth suited to comfy garments in either very pale turquoise or pale pink. Beautifully soft and the quilting is in a tiny diamond pattern
Part number: CM1305b
 
Photography of A Little Tenderness - Pale Pink

A Little Tenderness - Pale Pink

140cm wide quilted cotton lightweight cloth suited to comfy garments in either very pale turquoise or pale pink. Beautifully soft and the quilting is in a tiny diamond pattern
Part number: CM1305a
 
Photography of Stunning Diane Lockhart

Stunning Diane Lockhart

This 150cm wide 97% cotton, 3% lycra sort of jacquard weave jacket/skirt weight cloth comes in a navy blue, with a lot of fancy elements in the weave with an all over, fairly abstract but somewhat floral design in muted shades of autumney tones of browns,
Part number: CM1307
 
Photography of Fanciful - Pale Sage Green

Fanciful - Pale Sage Green

140cm wide cotton rich sort of crochet effect knitted jersey in either a) a pale peach or b) pale sagey green. The pattern is a fairly simple one and is highlighted by the use of a slubby yarn; which also incorporates a little bit of lustre. Another cloth
Part number: CM1304b
 
Photography of Fanciful - Pale Peach

Fanciful - Pale Peach

140cm wide cotton rich sort of crochet effect knitted jersey in either a a) pale peach or b) pale sagey green. The pattern is a fairly simple one and is highlighted by the use of a slubby yarn; which also incorporates a little bit of lustre. Another cloth
Part number: CM1304a
 
Photography of Sloppy Joe

Sloppy Joe

137cm wide fairly loose knit cotton jersey in silver grey, a derivative of those who want to layer up – which is a bit of a euphuism for not knowing what to put on, so you put it all on. Ideal for the sort of garment that you wear that never stays on wher
Part number: CM1303
 
Photography of Golden Herringbone

Golden Herringbone

A rather beautiful herringbone weave in oatmeal and dark brown. Jacket or trouser weight and a beautiful hand.
Part number: CM1295
 
Photography of Bold and Beautiful

Bold and Beautiful

This is a quite different suiting, lightweight in what feels like to be, almost a hopsack weave. But it can’t be because it’s a bit fancy and a hopsack weave is plain but anyway it has that sort of feel it comes in a beige, grey, and pale blue, fairly sma
Part number: CM1296
 
Photography of Delicious

Delicious

Here we are, late June and I am going to talk to you about woollen fabrics. Mostly suiting weight, but where they aren’t I will tell you. To a man, they are British made, the majority in Yorkshire but some have been made in Portugal. But none the worse fo
Part number: CM1296
 
Photography of Miss Marple

Miss Marple

A beautifully soft pale grey, darker grey, mustard, sage green and dark red, muted small window pane check a bit Miss Marple/Joyce Grenful type of cloth with lots of character.
Part number: CM1294
 
Photography of Finest

Finest

Here we are, late June and I am going to talk to you about woollen fabrics. Mostly suiting weight, but where they aren’t I will tell you. To a man, they are British made, the majority in Yorkshire but some have been made in Portugal. But none the worse fo
Part number: CM1235
 
Photography of Gold Pin

Gold Pin

A rather elegant brown wide herringbone weave suiting with a very fine dark red pinstripe at four centimetre intervals down the cloth. There are many shades of brown, to make up this rather splendid ‘sporting’ suiting.
Part number: CM1293
 
Photography of Autumn Tweed

Autumn Tweed

A bit of a hunting, shooting, fishing sort of cloth this one. Definitely for jackets and it is in a melange of mustard yellow-brown with hints of other autumnal colours woven in to this rather splendid flat tweed.
Part number: CM1291
 
Photography of Checker

Checker

A fairly lightweight, small checkerboard check in black and grey, with a hand to die for. Very much a suiting/trouser weight.
Part number: CM1291
 
Photography of Overcoat

Overcoat

A distinct herringbone weave suiting in grey and black. It is the sort of thing that looks well, as an overcoat and in fact suitably lined may hang well enough for that too, but it is really a suiting weight.
Part number: CM1290
 
Photography of Silver Flannel

Silver Flannel

Resplendent pale grey, flannel suiting with an oh so appearance and a beautiful hand to match.
Part number: CM1288
 
Photography of Flat Tweed

Flat Tweed

Very definitely a herringbone weave, light, flat tweed whose overall effect is of a sort of livid green; but there are lots of different coloured yarns in the make up. It has a very soft hand, and is very traditional.
Part number: CM1287
 
Photography of Top Coat

Top Coat

This is a heavyish weight all wool cloth, with a hint of a herringbone tweed weave in lots of muffled, muted shades of grey, beige, bit of black with the overall appearance is of a flat tweed. The weight is sufficient to make a light top coat, and certain
Part number: CM1286
 
Photography of No Choice

No Choice

150cm wide polyester lycra, quite heavy dress fabric in black, with a sort of double border, but not at the edge; about 20cm in at the edge are these two medieval sort of stripes in yellow, banded by a white scroll floral pattern. Have I done alright so f
Part number: CM1302
 
Photography of LS

LS

150cm wide, rather gorgeous polyester georgette in black with an all over stalky, floral print in various shades of pink, pale blue with a hint of yellow in the centre of some of the flowers. The flowers could be poppies, they could be daisies, or just so
Part number: CM1313
 
Photography of Fallen Madonna with the Big Boobies

Fallen Madonna with the Big Boobies

The old ones are still the best; this is a 150cm wide crinkled 55% cotton and 45% linen fabric. Heavier than a chiffon, lighter than a poplin, probably about the weight of a lawn, but there is not enough yarn in it for that sort of quality and in any even
 
Photography of Valdemort

Valdemort

137cm wide polyester lycra suiting, in an exceeding dark black with a satin finish. A cloth to squeeze into.
 
Photography of Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Patagonia Blue

Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Patagonia Blue

Is on close inspection , identical to b), except it is all in shades of blue with a bit of lilac and turquoise.
 
Photography of Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Patagonia Pink

Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Patagonia Pink

A viscose lawn with an absolute all over floral, maybe even hydrangea sort of floral print in pink, darker pink, damson, little bit of white, some beige, khaki and the total area is covered in the floral pattern.
 
Photography of Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Norma Blue

Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Norma Blue

navy blue viscose lawn with an all over creamy white floral print
 
Photography of Silky Soft

Silky Soft

140cm wide black polyester, fine ribbed, lightweight trousering come evening skirt fabric in a very superior black, with a soft handle and finish.
Part number: CM1310
 
Photography of Cleopatra - Cream

Cleopatra - Cream

150cm wide silky 55% cotton, 45% viscose Italian lightweight suiting in either cream or white. It has, what in old fashioned money was called a venetian finish, in that it shines and was usually made from silk. This I think, is meant to be an imitation o
Part number: CM1311a
 
Photography of Cleopatra - White (Hint of Blue)

Cleopatra - White (Hint of Blue)

150cm wide silky 55% cotton, 45% viscose lightweight Italian suiting in either cream or white. It has, what in old fashioned money was called a venetian finish, in that it shines and was usually made from silk. This I think, is meant to be an imitation o
Part number: CM1311b
 
Photography of I Had a Dream

I Had a Dream

This is a 150cm wide Italian cotton lawn shirting in black with a very tiny woven birdseye in purple. A seriously cleverly woven cloth because you will see when you get it, the reverse of the tiny little birdseye is in fact a fluffy slub in the yarn. So,
Part number: CM1301
 
Photography of Under or Over

Under or Over

150cm wide quite traditional polyester with lycra soft lace in a white. Not a brilliant white, but somewhere between white and off white, with a nice traditional floral pattern
Part number: CM1316
 
Photography of What a Difference a Day Makes

What a Difference a Day Makes

Yesterday morning I was just a denim, and today here I am; and somebody has splodged me. Well what we do have is a 150cm wide cotton lycra denim in dark blue, as denim probably always should be, with the addition of these sort of Chinese restaurant wall p
Part number: CM1300
 
Photography of Crunchy

Crunchy

150cm wide at least. Honeycomb weave cotton suiting, in a quite brilliant white. The surface of the honeycomb stands slightly proud of base cloth and has just a hint of a sheen to it, of a weight suitable for jackets, skirts, trousers and shorts. And I th
Part number: CM1299
 
Photography of Lead Kindly Light

Lead Kindly Light

150cm wide Italian made buttermilk coloured 60% poly, 35% viscose, 5% silk fine horizontally ribbed suiting. Soft and flowing, so for garments where you require a little air to get in this is your man. There is a beautiful sheen to the surface of the fabr
Part number: CM1312
 
Photography of You've Got Stripes - Mid-Grey

You've Got Stripes - Mid-Grey

150cm wide exquisite fine, cotton, Italian shirtings made for a British design house, in either a) a lovely shade of peach, b) off white, or c) a mid-grey with a triple woven pinstripe in black and navy at both centimeters intervals across the cloth. Not
Part number: CM1309c
 
Photography of You've Got Stripes - Peach

You've Got Stripes - Peach

150cm wide exquisite fine, cotton, Italian shirtings made for a british design house in either a) a lovely shade of peach, b) off white, or c) a mid-grey with a triple woven pinstripe in black and navy at both centimeters intervals across the cloth. Not q
Part number: CM1309a
 
Photography of You've Got Stripes - Off White

You've Got Stripes - Off White

150cm wide exquisite fine, cotton, Italian shirtings made for a British design house in either a) a lovely shade of peach, b) off white, or c) a mid-grey with a triple woven pinstripe in black and navy at both centimeters intervals across the cloth. Not q
Part number: CM1309b
 
Photography of Warmington

Warmington

150cm wide cream wool and cotton cavalry twill suiting. This is a cloth very much of a bygone era and would be resplendent in jackets, skirts and even trousers at a garden party, bowling club or maybe even Wentworth. Beautifully made, and in old money is
Part number: CM1298
 
Photography of Comontarna

Comontarna

Losing one’s marbles can in its mildest form, help you understand things that you couldn’t possibly understand if you were normal, and is perhaps reminiscent of the state achieved by a whiff of hashish, or a couple of large gins. This 150cm wide very slig
Part number: CM1314
 
Photography of Adriano - Pea Green

Adriano - Pea Green

A quite unusual, 120cm wide, quite umpty cotton and linen broderie anglaise skirt fabric, in either a lovely dark red or maybe not so lovely but equally attractive pea green. And I do know that there are lots of different colours of pea green. So you wi
Part number: cm1297b
 
Photography of Adriano - Dark Red

Adriano - Dark Red

A quite unusual, 120cm wide, quite umpty cotton and linen broderie anglaise skirt fabric, in either a lovely dark red or maybe not so lovely but equally attractive pea green. And I do know that there are lots of different colours of pea green. So you wi
Part number: CM1297a
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Orchid

Summer Flowers - Orchid

146cm wide polyester satin set on a white ground, this is a digitally printed stunning orchid floral design. silky soft and maybe not a fabric for the novice sewer as it moves around a lot, however if you can handle it it will make some very expensive loo
Part number: CM1195c
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Coral Floral

Viscose Lawn - Coral Floral

140cm wide very pretty coral floral aqua fine viscose lawn fabric, very soft with a gorgeously soft hand. Floaty as a summer breeze and wonderfully comfortable to wear.
Part number: CM1210a
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Seacole - Aqua

Viscose Lawn - Seacole - Aqua

140cm wide floral aqua fine viscose lawn fabric, very soft with a gorgeously soft hand. Floaty as a summer breeze and wonderfully comfortable to wear.
Part number: CM1210a
 
Photography of Shadow of a Smile - Big

Shadow of a Smile - Big

A 57", polyester viscose, lightweight shirting in a cream and white woven shadow weave linen look check the weave of which almost has the effect of a seersucker, it floats it drapes and it doesn’t crease and is awfully feminine.
Part number: CM341
 
Photography of Seersucker - yellow and white

Seersucker - yellow and white

114cm wide yellow and white lightly seersuckered cotton seersucker. It is not the best quality we have ever seen but it is cotton, soft and pretty. When we talk about quality, we do get superb italian made seersuckers from time to time. This is from the f
Part number: OT97c
 
Photography of Striped Seersucker

Striped Seersucker

150cm wide soft cotton blue and white lightly seersuckered striped fabric. The stripe runs down the cloth and the seersucker is in the white stripe. Super for anything to be worn in the warmer months or indeed any time with a cardigan.
Part number: CM1285
 
Photography of Checked Seersucker

Checked Seersucker

150cm wide nice quality checked seersucker cotton. The check is 1cm and it comes blue and white. The seersucker being in the warped (runs down the cloth) white yarn. Nice summer shirting and dress gear.
Part number: CM1288
 
Photography of BluMania

BluMania

Stunning blue floral cotton print on a lovely soft cotton poplin.The only downsidre in the width of 107cm
Part number: CM1284
 
Photography of Paisley Stripe - Lawn

Paisley Stripe - Lawn

Top"? Then this is that, with a different print. This is a fine cotton lawn with a knobbly slub weave in the weft at 1 inch intervals; onto which has been printed a delicate floral and paisley striped print. A very light soft cloth. The stripe runs selved
Part number: CM1279
 
Photography of Kyoto

Kyoto

144cm wide superb quality cotton poplin, wonderful for dresses, skirts and shirts. A Japanese inspired floral design in red, brown, taupe, black and orange on a white ground.
Part number: CM1278
 
Photography of Crafty Floral - Ditsy Cream

Crafty Floral - Ditsy Cream

139cm wide small scale floral in rust, brown, yellow and aqua on a cream ground.
Part number: CM1277
 
Photography of Wild Meadow

Wild Meadow

145cm wide green cotton floral. Does one get all of these colours in a wild meadow. I will take a closer look next time. Just like a meadow all may not be perfectly neat here as there may be a slight misprint to this, however it could be deliberate, anywa
Part number: CM1276
 
Photography of Crafty Floral - Duck Egg Blue

Crafty Floral - Duck Egg Blue

140cm wide duck egg blue floral cotton and dress fabric. Extremely pretty.
Part number: CM1275
 
Photography of Aqua Haze

Aqua Haze

Gorgeously soft cotton lawn in a beautiful array of greens.
Part number: CM1274
 
Photography of Patched Up

Patched Up

45" wide cotton poplin with a wavy patchwork print in greens, yellow, peach and coral on a white ground.
Part number: CM1273
 
Photography of Butterfly Etch

Butterfly Etch

143cm wide poly/cotton floral fabric with a butterfly burn out. This fabric has been printed with a blue/purple floral design and then a process known as devoré or burn out has been applied to the fabric to create the etching effect of the butterfly. What
Part number: CM1270
 
Photography of Heidi

Heidi

Now here is an interesting cloth. We have various cotton fabrics which all match that have been sewn together to create a striped cotton/broderie anglaise fabric. Where the fabrics join they have tried to create a frill. It all looks handmade. Is it for y
Part number: CM1269
 
Photography of A Dash of Red

A Dash of Red

114cm wide lovely quality cotton poplin with a bright red, 5cm diameter flower.
Part number: CM1260
 
Photography of Crafty Floral - Ditsy Pink

Crafty Floral - Ditsy Pink

140cm wide small scale ditsy floral print perfect for small projects, or anything if you hate pattern matching. This is a very pretty design in orange, yellow, pink, cerise and green on a white ground.
Part number: CM1259
 
Photography of Under the Sea - Randomly

Under the Sea - Randomly

148cm wide. This is part of a series of three designs, all of which are on superb cotton poplin. Would make wonderful bed linen and PJ;s. This is an all over design of wonderful illustrations of fish, starfish, words, blobs and circles in primary colours.
Part number: CM1258a
 
Photography of Floral Chambray

Floral Chambray

146cm wide. We don't often see this, a printed chambray. A very nice one too. Lovely quality pink chambray cotton, onto which a pink, purple, blue and green floral design has been printed.
Part number: CM1257
 
Photography of Butter Me Up

Butter Me Up

142cm wide ivory cotton onto which has been printed a very pretty blue pink and green daisy floral design.
Part number: CM1256
 
Photography of Art

Art

Lovely large scale flroal print on an off white cotton seersucker. This is not a tight or a small seersucker, this is about 1cm squared; just enough ripple to give the cloth some texture. Alan has even suggested that this may be an engineered seersucker i
Part number: CM1255
 
Photography of Maddison

Maddison

145cm wide wonderful viscose lawn fabric in pink and ivory
Part number: CM1254
 
Photography of Brooklyn

Brooklyn

145cm wide wonderful viscose lawn fabric in black, red, lilac, mustardy yellow and beige.
Part number: CM1253
 
Photography of Superbly

Superbly

It may not be cotton, but this s a fabulous polyester mini check, red and cream seersucker with a wonderful hand. It is phenomenally easy care fabric in a fabulous colour - I see superbly wonderful dresses.
Part number: CM1250
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Sandringham - Apple

Pima Cotton Lawn - Sandringham - Apple

148cm wide simply stunning William Morris inspired print in the most gorgeous apple and pink colourway
Part number: CM303s
 
Photography of Viscose Crepe - Blue

Viscose Crepe - Blue

Italian made viscose crepe dress fabric in a gorgeous aqua mid blue, almost pale royal colour. A light weight stunning quality dress fabric which will be especially nice for tops.
Part number: CM1162
 
Photography of Luxury Satin Crepe - Fuchsia

Luxury Satin Crepe - Fuchsia

How to describe this fabric? Is it a satin - no. Is it a crepe - no. Is it a bit of both with a sanded finish? Yes. It has the qualities of a satin; the soft touch, wonderful draping qualities. It has a similar texture to a crepe, therefore taking away th
Part number: CM1234a
 
Photography of Luxury Satin Crepe - Ivory

Luxury Satin Crepe - Ivory

How to describe this fabric? Is it a satin - no. Is it a crepe - no. Is it a bit of both with a sanded finish? Yes. It has the qualities of a satin; the soft touch, wonderful draping qualities. It has a similar texture to a crepe, therefore taking away th
Part number: CM1234b
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Melchior Pink

Summer Flowers - Melchior Pink

A silky satin melange of pink, teal, purple, black and white. Although parts of it are more abstract than others, it is clear to see plumage of some sort. Has the designer plucked a peacock? Plucked a peacock, now there is a tongue-twister.
Part number: CM1195p
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Melchior Green

Summer Flowers - Melchior Green

A silky satin melange of greens, yellows, blues, purples, pinks and white. Although parts of it are more abstract than others, it is clear to see plumage of some sort. Has the designer plucked a peacock? Plucked a peacock, now there is a ton
Part number: CM1195n
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Brachot

Summer Flowers - Brachot

Full of life but soft to the touch... I suppose I better get on with describing this cloth. It is a soft polyester satin with a good drape. The flowers are there to be noticed.
Part number: CM1195m
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Lyndall Navy

Summer Flowers - Lyndall Navy

Summer flowers; within this range, we have had whimsical, watercolour and now realism. How very varied. All of the flowers are set on a true navy base. I'll have a dress out of this, and some Pimms, please.
Part number: CM1195l
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - X Marks The Spot

Summer Flowers - X Marks The Spot

If ever there was a garden for secret, star-crossed lovers to meet, this would be it. A gloriously soft polyester satin, with a good drape. Perfect for swishing skirts and stolen moments.
Part number: CM1195k
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Franz

Summer Flowers - Franz

A silky polyester satin, that is so soft to the touch; the diamond-like pattern has begun to slip and blur. Perhaps we could wear it while shimmying about the dance floor?
Part number: CM1195j
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Lyndall White

Summer Flowers - Lyndall White

Summer flowers; within this range, we have had whimsical, watercolour and now realism. How very varied. Alongside these realist flowers are floral outlines in a darker blue; all on a bright white base. I'll have a dress out of this, and some Pimms, pleas
Part number: CM1195i
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Lyndall Yellow

Summer Flowers - Lyndall Yellow

Summer flowers; within this range, we have had whimsical, watercolour and now realism. How very varied. Alongside these realist flowers are floral outlines in a darker blue; all on a bright yellow base. I'll have a dress out of this, and some Pimms, pleas
Part number: CM1195h
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Lyndall Aqua

Summer Flowers - Lyndall Aqua

Summer flowers; within this range, we have had whimsical, watercolour and now realism. How very varied. Alongside these realist flowers are floral outlines in a darker blue; all on an aqua base. I'll have a dress out of this, and some Pimms, please.
Part number: CM1195g
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Mo - Cerise

Summer Flowers - Mo - Cerise

Have I named this fabric Mo, because its slightly mystical, or because I know a lady called Mo who likes butterflies? For that, I will let you decide. There are no flowers on this, so don't let the name deceive you. It is a wonderful fabric, nonetheless.
Part number: CM1195f
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Mo - Blue

Summer Flowers - Mo - Blue

Have I named this fabric Mo, because its slightly mystical, or because I know a lady called Mo who likes butterflies? For that, I will let you decide. There are no flowers on this, so don't let the name deceive you. It is a wonderful fabric, nonetheless.
Part number: CM1195e
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Anselm Red

Summer Flowers - Anselm Red

This could be the work of a watercolour artist. The flowers incorporate many shades of reds, pinks and greens; the flowers are pretty but it is the ground that is gradely. A true Chinese red; spicy, passionate but oh so subtle.
Part number: CM1195d
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Anselm Aqua

Summer Flowers - Anselm Aqua

Set on an aqua base, this could be the work of a watercolour artist. The flowers incorporate many shades of reds, pinks and greens. Very striking, but very serene.
Part number: CM1195c
 
Photography of Surrey with a Fringe On Top - Pink

Surrey with a Fringe On Top - Pink

White cotton lawn with a 'bobble' weave upon which is a pink abstract print, lovely for floaty tops and dresses when you need to keep cool.
Part number: OT111c
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey –Navy

Viscose Jersey –Navy

This viscose jersey will look wonderful made into tops. It comes in navy.
Part number: CM727n
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – A Good Red

Viscose Jersey – A Good Red

This viscose jersey will look wonderful made into tops, it is in a good red colour.
Part number: CM727m
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Crazy Daisy - Aqua

Viscose Lawn - Crazy Daisy - Aqua

This is an extremely pretty, very fine viscose lawn dress fabric. It is lightweight, with a cream ground and medium scale daisies in light grey, pink, darker grey and an orangey sort of beige. It has a lovely soft hand and a good drape, perfect for summe
Part number: CM1210
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Orangey-Red

Viscose Jersey – Orangey-Red

Is it orange? Is it red? Who knows, either way this viscose jersey is a smasher.
Part number: CM979f
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Ice Blue

Viscose Jersey – Ice Blue

A fresh viscose jersey in a ice blue.
Part number: CM979e
 
Photography of Sher-Mazing Cream

Sher-Mazing Cream

152cm wide, ridiculously fine cotton shirting, with just a hint of lycra. Probably made from something like two-fold 180s yarn and comes in cream. Apart from anything else, if you could make sheets out of this; what a pleasure it would be to go to bed.
Part number: CM1075b
 
Photography of Supersonic - Black

Supersonic - Black

54” wide superfine black cotton lawn with a calended satin finish you hear of fabrics described as having two, three, four, five, six hundred thread count, I honestly don’t know what this is I’ve got a magnifying glass on it and I couldn’t begin to count
Part number: CM303v
 
Photography of Trench

Trench

It is summertime so maybe an ivory trench coat is on your agenda. This is a 160cm wide cotton fine gabardine which is full waterproof. It has actually been sold as having polyester in it but we cannot detect any in our tests. Fabulous clobber!
Part number: CM1238
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Moonlight Girl

Just a Little Bit More - Moonlight Girl

Nice quality cotton poplin with a monochrome floral pattern.
Part number: CM1240k
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Thea

Just a Little Bit More - Thea

Nice quality cotton poplin with an almost vintage pattern.
Part number: CM1240j
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Over the Pond Green

Just a Little Bit More - Over the Pond Green

Nice quality cotton poplin with a dragonfly pattern on a light green base.
Part number: CM1240h
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Bertie Boxy

Just a Little Bit More - Bertie Boxy

Nice quality cotton poplin with a colourful pattern, slightly more square in shape than the Bertie Round.
Part number: CM1240g
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Bertie Round

Just a Little Bit More - Bertie Round

Nice quality cotton poplin with a colourful pattern.
Part number: CM1240f
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - The Bright Whistle

Just a Little Bit More - The Bright Whistle

Nice quality cotton poplin with a pretty floral pattern.
Part number: CM1240c
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Lily Star Blue

Just a Little Bit More - Lily Star Blue

Nice quality cotton poplin with a pretty floral pattern.
Part number: CM1240b
 
Photography of Just a Little Bit More - Lily Star Pink

Just a Little Bit More - Lily Star Pink

Nice quality cotton poplin with a pretty floral pattern.
Part number: CM1240a
 
Photography of Crepe - Pale Grey

Crepe - Pale Grey

A lightweight polyester grey dress crepe, not quite as good quality as the rest.
Part number: CM1105c
 
Photography of Old Strawberry

Old Strawberry

120cm wide Japanese made 50% triacetate, 50% polyester dress fabric in what people refer to as strawberry pink. When was the last time you saw a pink strawberry? They are almost as red as beetroot these days, perhaps when they were grown proper they were
Part number: CM1234
 
Photography of Satsuma

Satsuma

150cm wide at least, very bright but slightly burnt orange lightweight satin crepe. That is a fair bit to get your head round, but if you like a bright orange and you want something light to make a sari out of, big wide legged, sloppy trousers, this is wo
Part number: CM1235
 
Photography of One Scoop or Two - With Caramel

One Scoop or Two - With Caramel

Pretty nice quality cream jersey with small beige spots which are about 4mm in diameter and randomly spaced about an inch apart.
Part number: CM1234b
 
Photography of Rosie - Black

Rosie - Black

This is a stunning John Kaldor fabric. Brilliant quality with a red and pink rose design this would look beautiful made up into a 1950's style dress. It is a good weight trouser/dress fabric and ever so pretty.
Part number: CM1176b
 
Photography of Jigsaw Brown Floral

Jigsaw Brown Floral

French made viscose jersey fabric made for the high street chain Jigsaw. Wonderful comfy dresses and tops to go with floppy trousers and jeans. The aqua has a little more body to it so may be better at covering lumps and bumps, the brown is lighter but wi
Part number: Cm1233b
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Rose Pink

Hand Printed Batik - Rose Pink

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric. All of these batik cotton fabrics have a plethora of colours and each metre is unique, in this one the main colour is a rose pink. The batik pattern is a medium scale made up of an abstract pa
Part number: CM1671g
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Pink/Purple

Hand Printed Batik - Pink/Purple

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric. All of these batik cotton fabrics have a plethora of colours and each metre is unique, in this one the main colour is pink/purple. The batik pattern is a medium scale made up of an abstract pa
Part number: CM1671f
 
Photography of Bright

Bright

Here we have a superb cloth. 150cm wide 50% pure virgin wool and 50% Rayon crepe fabric, almost a dress weight, but certainly lightweight suiting. There is a tiny little pattern woven into the base cloth which from even quite near just looks like weave in
Part number: CM1232
 
Photography of And The Prize Goes To...

And The Prize Goes To...

Top class winner all round, a rather splendid wool/mohair lightweight suiting in light navy blue. It is of the finest quality and made for a famous British brand
Part number: CM1230
 
Photography of A Likely Story - Prudie

A Likely Story - Prudie

For likely I suppose, you could read lacey. It must be the time of year, when a young man’s fancy turns to the flowing movement of lace fabrics. It does depend of course, on what it is likely to wear with them; velvet jackets and breaches, knickerbocker b
Part number: CM1227e
 
Photography of A Likely Story - Demelza

A Likely Story - Demelza

For likely I suppose, you could read lacey. It must be the time of year, when a young man’s fancy turns to the flowing movement of lace fabrics. It does depend of course, on what it is likely to wear with them; velvet jackets and breaches, knickerbocker b
Part number: CM1227d
 
Photography of A Likely Story - Elizabeth

A Likely Story - Elizabeth

For likely I suppose, you could read lacey. It must be the time of year, when a young man’s fancy turns to the flowing movement of lace fabrics. It does depend of course, on what it is likely to wear with them; velvet jackets and breaches, knickerbocker b
Part number: CM1227c
 
Photography of A Likely Story - Ross Ivory

A Likely Story - Ross Ivory

For likely I suppose, you could read lacey. It must be the time of year, when a young man’s fancy turns to the flowing movement of lace fabrics. It does depend of course, on what it is likely to wear with them; velvet jackets and breaches, knickerbocker b
Part number: CM1227
 
Photography of The Descendants - Ivory

The Descendants - Ivory

Super quality cotton poplin fabric that may even transform your husband into George Clooney who looked marvellous in his array of Hawaiian shirts in The Descendants, it is possibly a fabric that could cheer up your day.
Part number: CM1237b
 
Photography of The Descendants - Aqua

The Descendants - Aqua

Super quality cotton poplin fabric that may even transform your husband into George Clooney who looked marvellous in his array of Hawaiian shirts in The Descendants, it is possibly a fabric that could cheer up your day.
Part number: CM1237a
 
Photography of Soft Satin - Purple Reign

Soft Satin - Purple Reign

Divided are we in the office about these satin fabrics, Jayne loves the colour of this one, a very dark purple. The quality is not quite as good as the others, although it is still a super cloth, it isn’t just as soft but nonetheless we think it would be
Part number: CM1097f
 
Photography of Soft Satin - Nearly Navy

Soft Satin - Nearly Navy

Three very nice quality medium/heavy weight satin fabrics from a top maker. Very soft with an expensive finish and wonderful drape. They all have a tiny rib on the reverse. This one comes in a colour that is hard to describe, but it is nearly navy.
Part number: CM1097b
 
Photography of Soft Satin - Ice Pink

Soft Satin - Ice Pink

Three very nice quality medium/heavy weight satin fabrics from a top maker. Very soft with an expensive finish and wonderful drape. They all have a tiny rib on the reverse. This one comes in ice pink.
Part number: CM1097a
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Hojo - Pink

Poplin Print - Hojo - Pink

Soft and elegant this Japanese inspired print is beautiful and offset on a lilac ground
Part number: CM1673d
 
Photography of Night Owl

Night Owl

147cm wide fine cotton lycra satin dress fabric, in an all over abstract “floral” design on a dark green background. The colours in the design are all vibrant, primary colours and I think the bigger the garment the better, to show off this absolutely fabu
Part number: CM1226
 
Photography of Gitane - White

Gitane - White

125cm wide lightweight cotton lycra canvas, in either white a light air-forcey sort of blue. It does stretch to be very accommodating, but not to be floppy.
Part number: CM1225a
 
Photography of By the Sea - Landscapes

By the Sea - Landscapes

106cm wide soft cotton in white, with an all over dark-ish blue print depicting things that you might find around the seaside ie windmills, boats, piers and cottages. Not so sure, that this isn’t a kitchen-y sort of fabric.
Part number: CM1223a
 
Photography of And Forsaking All Others... Pink

And Forsaking All Others... Pink

152cm wide super twofold 180's cotton chambray in pink.
Part number: CM1217b
 
Photography of And Forsaking All Others... Lilac

And Forsaking All Others... Lilac

152cm wide super twofold 180's cotton chambray in lilac
Part number: CM1217a
 
Photography of Captain my Captain - Pink

Captain my Captain - Pink

156cm wide finest cotton lawn in pink, lilac and white birds eye design
Part number: CM1217f
 
Photography of Captain my Captain - Blue

Captain my Captain - Blue

156cm wide finest cotton lawn in blue, lilac, white and grey birds eye design
Part number: CM1217g
 
Photography of Captain my Captain - Aqua

Captain my Captain - Aqua

156cm wide finest cotton lawn in blue, lilac, white birds eye design
Part number: CM1217h
 
Photography of Knasher

Knasher

152cm wide fine cotton lawn with a woven tiny check in lilac, pink and white. Simply the best.
Part number: CM1217i
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - The Golden Age - Pink

Viscose Lawn - The Golden Age - Pink

When I saw this small scale floral pattern, teamed with this soft rose pink, all I could think of was the 1940's. Which led me on to the golden age of Hollywood. Now, though this very fine, viscose lawn dress fabric is superb; I doubt they would have worn
Part number: CM1210c
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Seacole - Black

Viscose Lawn - Seacole - Black

Do not let this name deceive you, this fabric has nothing to do with the sea. However if you are a history buff, or perhaps an avid reader, you will see why I thought the name was fitting. The floral design of this black fine viscose lawn fabric makes me
Part number: CM1210b
 
Photography of Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Norma - Black

Viscose 'Ere, Dat Goes Dere - Norma - Black

This is a fine, viscose lawn dress fabric with a black ground. The white floral design is of a medium scale, with various flowers, some are smaller than others, but overall the pattern is of a medium scale. It has a rather vintage feel to it and is very,
Part number: CM1210n
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Beverly J - Green

Viscose Lawn - Beverly J - Green

This is a very fine, viscose lawn dress fabric but there is a lot more to say about it than that. How can I describe this?Geometric, abstract, zig-zag? All of the above. This has a lovely soft hand and includes the following colours: green, yellow, pale b
Part number: CM1210e
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Loretta - Blue

Viscose Lawn - Loretta - Blue

Very sweet, very simple, but I feel like I should tell you more about this cloth. It is a very fine blue viscose lawn dress fabric; with orange, pink, white and purple flowers all over it, and the slightest of green leaves and details in yellow. As the pa
Part number: CM1210i
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Loretta - Black

Viscose Lawn - Loretta - Black

Very sweet, very simple, but I feel like I should tell you more about this cloth. It is a very fine viscose lawn dress fabric; with red, pink and purple flowers all over it, and the slightest of green leaves. As the pattern is small in scale, pattern matc
Part number: CM1210j
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Crazy Daisy - Navy

Viscose Lawn - Crazy Daisy - Navy

This is an extremely pretty, very fine viscose lawn dress fabric. It is lightweight, with a true navy ground and medium scale daisies in yellow, ivory, pink and sage green. It has a lovely soft hand and a good drape, perfect for summer dresses or even a b
Part number: CM1210m
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Blue

Summer Flowers - Blue

This is an extremely pretty and whimsical cloth. The print is almost abstract, but decidedly floral, and it has a silky satin finish. A lovely hand and good drape; perfect for dresses.
Part number: CM1195b
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Sandringham

Pima Cotton Lawn - Sandringham

148cm wide simply stunning William Morris inspired print in the most gorgeous mint colour with a hint of lilac, blue, plus the flowers in peach - the photo does not do justice to how pretty this is - because green, aqua and mint are hard to portray... T
Part number: CM303s
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Mannington

Pima Cotton Lawn - Mannington

148cm wide gorgeously delicate rose and flower print in pink, green, yellow and lilac on a pale blue ground. This is in our Pima Cotton Lawn range, which for those of you that know, excuse the blushing description to follow. It is basically superior quali
Part number: CM303q
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Powis

Pima Cotton Lawn - Powis

Beautiful blue and red floral print on a cream ground. This is in our Pima Cotton Lawn range, which for those of you that know, excuse the blushing description to follow. It is basically superior quality to normal lawn, the yarn is made from extra long st
Part number: CM303p
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Summer Rose Yellow

Pretty Polly - Summer Rose Yellow

This is exactly what it says, a summer rose on a soft yellow base. The rose is pale blue with darker blue details. Very summery.
Part number: CM1203
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Summer Rose Blue

Pretty Polly - Summer Rose Blue

This is exactly what it says, a summer rose on a blue base. The rose is lilac with darker purple details, with one or two smaller blue flowers sprouting in its shadow. Very summery.
Part number: CM1203
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Mekko  Green

Pretty Polly - Mekko Green

You cannot deny that this cloth is cheerful. A white poly/cotton with good sized flowers in greens, pink and yellow. The flowers are almost like those in a child's drawing or a cartoon, lending it an innocent feel.
Part number: CM1202b
 
Photography of Pretty Polly  - London Underground

Pretty Polly - London Underground

I would say 'All aboard' but truth be told I am not sure that they say that on the London Underground. I am however, very well versed in all the stops available on the Underground due to this lovely poly/cotton. Set on a white base, this underground them
Part number: CM1201
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Little Stars

Pretty Polly - Little Stars

Twinkle, Twinkle.... Little poly/cotton. That doesn't have quite the same ring to it, does it? This is a polycotton though, with a white base and small multi-coloured stars all over it. Very fun and perfect for crafts.
Part number: CM1200
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Everything's Rosie Blue

Pretty Polly - Everything's Rosie Blue

115 cm (45”) wide poly/ cotton print fabric in a very pretty floral design. When I say this name I can’t help but hum the tune to the BBC children’s programme.
Part number: PC4b
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Ditsy Daisy Pink

Pretty Polly - Ditsy Daisy Pink

This small floral poly/cotton is very, very pretty. If I was French, I would say it is tres bon. As I am English however, I will just say that it is a small scale floral design in pinks, red, purple, and lime greens on a white base.
Part number: CM1199b
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Ditsy Daisy Blue

Pretty Polly - Ditsy Daisy Blue

This small floral poly/cotton is very, very pretty. If I was French, I would say it is tres bon. As I am English however, I will just say that it is a small scale floral design in blue, aqua, pink, purple. green with brown leaves.
Part number: CM1199
 
Photography of Pretty Polly  - Bottie Wat Wat

Pretty Polly - Bottie Wat Wat

Do you have a degree in Robotics? We don't, but we can tell you about these little robots. Set on a white base these little robots come in all shapes and colours. Although you could use them for children's clothing, they will be brilliant for crafts.
Part number: CM1198
 
Photography of My Mum Makes - Pretty Pants

My Mum Makes - Pretty Pants

60 in wide good quality cotton/lycra jersey in the faintest of rib knits with an all over tiny floral print - very nice.
Part number: CM1197g
 
Photography of My Mum Makes -  Funky Pants - Black

My Mum Makes - Funky Pants - Black

Fancy a pair of comfy funky pants? Three colours to choose from
Part number: CM1197f
 
Photography of My Mum Makes -  Funky Pants - Pale Blue

My Mum Makes - Funky Pants - Pale Blue

Fancy a pair of comfy funky pants? Three colours to choose from
Part number: CM1197e
 
Photography of My Mum Makes -  Funky Pants - Royal Blue

My Mum Makes - Funky Pants - Royal Blue

Fancy a pair of comfy funky pants? Three colours to choose from
Part number: CM1197d
 
Photography of My Mum Makes -  Dino Red

My Mum Makes - Dino Red

Rawwrrrr! Oh I'm sorry, I think I just got a bit carried away with all of these dinosaurs. The dinosaurs come in green, yellow and orange and all seem to be very friendly - known of those scary Jurassic Park ones here. Which is just as well as we think th
Part number: CM1197c
 
Photography of My Mum Makes -  Dino Blue

My Mum Makes - Dino Blue

Rawwrrrr! Oh I'm sorry, I think I just got a bit carried away with all of these dinosaurs. The dinosaurs come in green, yellow and orange and all seem to be very friendly - known of those scary Jurassic Park ones here. Which is just as well as we think th
Part number: CM1197b
 
Photography of Tropic - Purple

Tropic - Purple

144 cm wide black and purple abstract floral dress fabric. Superb quality and Italian made, the abstract pattern is large and abstract enough to avoid worries with patterrn matching, well we think so but have a look through the images
Part number: CM1163c
 
Photography of Lizzano

Lizzano

Simply Stunning pink cotton dress fabric from John Kaldor , this is in -between a poplin and a lawn, soft and delicious, just perfect for a summer dress, only a smigen of it so be quick.
Part number: CM1196
 
Photography of Bayou

Bayou

154cm wide fabulously woven, striped cotton twill trousering. I wouldn’t have to be a lot younger, to have a pair of shorts made out of this. In fact I know a man, who would make them for me. But by the time I get round to it, he would have bought it all,
Part number: CM1194
 
Photography of Pink Pop

Pink Pop

150cm wide very fine cotton poplin in the palest of pale pinks and a soft silky finish.
Part number: CM1192
 
Photography of Old Smoothie - Lime Green

Old Smoothie - Lime Green

150cm wide, fine cotton sateen in either emerald green, a bright golden yellow, or a darkish lime green. There is an inordinate amount of yarn in this cloth. And I do believe it could have been woven from satinized yarn rather than been treated and satini
Part number: CM1186d
 
Photography of Old Smoothie - Bright Golden Yellow

Old Smoothie - Bright Golden Yellow

150cm wide, fine cotton sateen in either emerald green, a bright golden yellow, or a darkish lime green. There is an inordinate amount of yarn in this cloth. And I do believe it could have been woven from satinized yarn rather than been treated and satini
Part number: CM1186b
 
Photography of Old Smoothie - Emerald Green

Old Smoothie - Emerald Green

150cm wide, fine cotton sateen in either emerald green, a bright golden yellow, or a darkish lime green. There is an inordinate amount of yarn in this cloth. And I do believe it could have been woven from satinized yarn rather than been treated and satini
Part number: CM1186a
 
Photography of Angelica

Angelica

150cm wide cotton seersucker in a subdued navy blue, turquoise, pale blue, white and beige stripe. The stripes are around half a centimetre wide, and some are bordered by the faintest of navy blue pinstripes. It has a very soft hand, and would therefore b
Part number: CM1188
 
Photography of Jolene

Jolene

A rather splendid Italian cotton seersucker, a fraction short of 150cm wide, in a citrus yellow. With a pale blue, turquoise, white and slightly darker green fine stripe at 1cm intervals down the cloth. The predominant colour is yellow, the stripe is ther
Part number: CM1187
 
Photography of Superior Quality White Cotton Poplin

Superior Quality White Cotton Poplin

Superior quality 100% white cotton poplin in brilliant white. Perfect for sewing and crafts alike.
Part number: CH26a
 
Photography of Heathery

Heathery

152cm wide british made pure new wool. Heathery sort of tweed, quite light in weight, but not too dark in tone. It comprises of brown, beige, grey-black and yellow yarns; carefully interwoven but forming a small wiggly line check which is in black. A litt
Part number: CM1175
 
Photography of Voila - White Voile

Voila - White Voile

White Cotton Voile. Use to make dresses or curtains.
Part number: CM684a
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Harriet

Poplin Print - Harriet

This is a gorgeous, if understated, cotton poplin. The floral design is made up in black, grey and white. I think that this fabric made up and worn with a bright red lipstick will look divine - and ever so slightly retro.
Part number: CM1171
 
Photography of Peacock

Peacock

Great colour, great cloth. Substantial but light.
Part number: CM1168
 
Photography of For The One and Only Kate Moss

For The One and Only Kate Moss

60in wide black mechanical stretch crepe fabric. We may well get into trouble for using her name, I am not entirely sure but please let us know if you do know. This fabric was made for her collection at Top Shop. These dresses retail at £150 + mark, not t
Part number: CM381b
 
Photography of Woodstock

Woodstock

More design than you can shake a stick at. Floral, paisley, geometric, abstract and a bit of architecture.
Part number: CM1166
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – 4 Way - Pale Mink

Viscose Jersey – 4 Way - Pale Mink

Stunning quality 4 way stretch viscose spandex jersey fabric in what we are calling pale mink, that is because this colour is hard to define, it is almost a grey but it has a warm tinge to it so in essence we don't think we can call it grey. It is so beau
Part number: CM732q
 
Photography of Navy Georgette

Navy Georgette

Navy georgette polyester dress fabric
Part number: CM1165
 
Photography of White Lightweight Cotton Iron on Interfacing

White Lightweight Cotton Iron on Interfacing

White Lightweight Cotton Iron on Interfacing. Voile Weight.
Part number: CM1164
 
Photography of Pink Dobby Lining

Pink Dobby Lining

Pale pink polyester dobby lining.
Part number: CM1163
 
Photography of Spanish Eyes - Ivory

Spanish Eyes - Ivory

56” wide beautiful polyester lace in a fine but dense enough pattern to hide all that you want to hide and enough yarn in it to let it hang under its own weight.
Part number: CM1044d
 
Photography of Spanish Eyes - Champagne

Spanish Eyes - Champagne

56” wide beautiful polyester lace in a fine but dense enough pattern to hide all that you want to hide and enough yarn in it to let it hang under its own weight.
Part number: CM1044c
 
Photography of Spanish Eyes - Navy

Spanish Eyes - Navy

56” wide beautiful polyester lace in a fine but dense enough pattern to hide all that you want to hide and enough yarn in it to let it hang under its own weight.
Part number: CM1044b
 
Photography of A Blast From the Past  - Blue

A Blast From the Past - Blue

144cm wide fine cotton lawn in white with something of a knobbly slub weave in the weft at one inch intervals across the cloth. This has then been printed fairly large blue pattern. Some of the flowers are solid some are outline. A very light, soft cloth.
Part number: CM1105b
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Pink

Hand Printed Batik - Pink

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric in a gorgeous pink.....
Part number: CM1671d
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Polly Pink

Poplin Prints - Polly Pink

This cotton poplin has an pink base, with white leaves climbing up it. Displayed in small white clouds are also pink and blue flowers. When I saw this cloth at first it made me think of the words "happy" and "pretty". As such, I have named it Polly, after
Part number: CM1679b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Spiro - Green

Poplin Prints - Spiro - Green

This cotton poplin just looks like good old fashioned fun. The cheerful design makes me think of spirographs children used to have years ago. Full of greens, yellows, reds and blues this is perfect for children's clothes or just for brightening up a room
Part number: CM1678b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Francesca

Poplin Prints - Francesca

This lovely poplin incorporates flowers you will see in any garden. In my mind, that makes it perfect for summer days, worn when taking a tour of the garden. With varying tones of pinks, green and yellow this is a very pretty cloth.
Part number: CM1677
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Celine Navy

Poplin Prints - Celine Navy

A lovely quality dark navy cotton poplin with bunches of flowers all over the cloth. Although the style of the flowers is traditional, I think that the colours used give them a more modern feel. Either way, it will make up beautifully.
Part number: CM1676b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Celine Red

Poplin Prints - Celine Red

A lovely quality red cotton poplin with bunches of flowers all over the cloth. Although the style of the flowers is traditional, I think that the colours used give them a more modern feel. Either way, it will make up beautifully.
Part number: CM1676a
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Edith Mint

Poplin Prints - Edith Mint

This is a very pretty floral cotton poplin. Set on an soft mint base, the floral bunches are bright and cheerful, with a vintage feel to them. I could imagine wearing this as a tea dress, drinking cloudy lemonade on a hot summers day; would you like to jo
Part number: CM1674b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Edith Ivory

Poplin Prints - Edith Ivory

This is a very pretty floral cotton poplin. Set on an ivory base, the floral bunches are bright and cheerful, with a vintage feel to them. I could imagine wearing this as a tea dress, drinking cloudy lemonade on a hot summers day; would you like to join m
Part number: CM1674a
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - W. Morris - Beige / Coral

Poplin Prints - W. Morris - Beige / Coral

This is a very pretty cotton poplin design inspired by William Morris comes in a very pretty beige and coral.
Part number: CM1065a
 
Photography of A Dark Secret - Poly/Viscose/Lycra Suiting

A Dark Secret - Poly/Viscose/Lycra Suiting

The cloth is black, it has a dull satin finish, scruples fairly well in the hand but not entirely crease free by any stretch of the imagination, probably a 7oz weight in old money, which makes it slightly heavier than the Chino, it is a gorgeous soft hand
Part number: CM399
 
Photography of And the Cotton is High

And the Cotton is High

It is hail storming outside and this fabric made me think of summertime, a superb super 180s 60in wide cotton shirting of the finest possible variety. Stunning woven plaid made up of red, pink, 3 shades of blue and more in-between. Easy to wash. Perfect
Part number: CM1065
 
Photography of Angel Delight - Stone

Angel Delight - Stone

Approx Width: 141cm /55" Composition: Polyester Description: 60 inch wide viscose/ cupro like peachskin, this is as soft as a cloth can get and amongst other things I bet it makes fabulous nighties. It would actually be perfect for
Part number: CM824c
 
Photography of As Tears Go By, it is the Evening of the Day, I sit and Watch...

As Tears Go By, it is the Evening of the Day, I sit and Watch...

Even for those of us who can remember the era, for which that song came, may not had a garment made out of this rather fabulous black polyester dress fabric, somewhat shiny. Definitely made for on the posh side of things. A rather beautiful cloth.On the
Part number: CM933a
 
Photography of Black Betty

Black Betty

150cm wide black wool jacketing in a very light bouclé weave. Nothing fancy, but a very subtly beautiful cloth.
Part number: CM1085
 
Photography of Black Wool with Cashmere Coating

Black Wool with Cashmere Coating

This is a stunning black wool and cashmere coating fabric. It is a wonderful weight; it has a small amount of polyester in it to give it added durability. This will last a lifetime and will never date. Stunning! If you are into black and white decor this
Part number: CM992a
 
Photography of Body Warmer

Body Warmer

60” wide, polyester/lycra net in black with black individually made flowers stuck on to it. The flowers themselves vary from 4cm to 10cm wide and they are in rows. You would certainly have to wear your Liberty bodice under this.
Part number: CM1043
 
Photography of British Needlecord - Cerise

British Needlecord - Cerise

British made needlecord that was originally made for Barbour, 100% cotton.
Part number: CM1005b
 
Photography of Bête Noir

Bête Noir

140cm wide black very fine 70% Cotton, 30% Silk. Which if it was cotton it would be a lawn. Supremely fine and the hand of an angel hair. It’s an age thing you know.
Part number: CM1108
 
Photography of Chekov

Chekov

didn’t know really where to start with this but start with the width its 135cm. it’s made of 53% cotton 38% wool and 9% nylon. What will it make… not a suit because the pattern isn’t suitable for that but a jacket certainly. It’s in dark grey with an i
Part number: CM1088
 
Photography of Christmas

Christmas

Cotton poplin in cream. With an all over father Christmas print of the man himself; in various guises and poses along with little houses, hearts and Christmas presents wrapped in red, green and some in gold.
Part number: CM1003
 
Photography of Colossal - Silver Grey

Colossal - Silver Grey

150cm wide excruciatingly beautiful cotton lycra fine lightweight Needlecord. Talk about hot knives through butter- it also has a slight sheen to the surface and if I carry on like this someone’s going to send me out.
Part number: CM1111b
 
Photography of Compleat - Bronze

Compleat - Bronze

145cm wide permanently narrow pleated polyester taffeta in Bronze which is perhaps made up of dark olive, and pale yellow yarns.
Part number: CM1094b
 
Photography of Compleat - Gold

Compleat - Gold

145cm wide permanently narrow pleated polyester taffeta in Gold which is made of light yellow and peach coloured yarns
Part number: CM1094b
 
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Cotton Jersey - Black Tubular

Black medium weight Cotton Jersey fabric. At least 60" (152 cm) wide.
Part number: OT64f
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey - Red

Cotton Jersey - Red

100% lovely quality cotton jersey fabric in red.
Part number: OT64gg
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey - White - Roll

Cotton Jersey - White - Roll

100% Cotton Jersey fabric in white, at least 60" (152 cm) wide.
Part number: OT64a
 
Photography of Crepe - French Navy

Crepe - French Navy

A lovely crepe in French Navy
Part number: CM1105c
 
Photography of Crepe - Mid Grey

Crepe - Mid Grey

A lovely lightweight crepe in mid grey with a subtle check pattern within the weave. It is not obvious, but it is visible. You can best see this in the photo featuring of a hand.
Part number: CM1105c
 
Photography of Crepe - Pale Beige

Crepe - Pale Beige

A great pale beige crepe with a textured weave.
Part number: CM1105e
 
Photography of Crepe - Taupe

Crepe - Taupe

A lovely medium weight crepe in Taupe
Part number: CM1105b
 
Photography of Poly/Cotton - Cricket Pitch

Poly/Cotton - Cricket Pitch

This is a lovely open weave poly/cotton. I have named it cricket pitch because for some reason it reminded me of playing fields (perhaps it was the weave?) when really this is more of a lime green. Either way, this is a very refreshing and ligthweight clo
Part number: CM985
 
Photography of Denim Shirting

Denim Shirting

150cm lightweight cotton denim shirting / light weight trouser skirt fabric in not quite the traditional dark denim blue but nevertheless a denim blue constructed in a broken twill weave a hint of lycra, nice and soft, a great cloth
Part number: CM1112
 
Photography of Doctor Dolittle - Beige

Doctor Dolittle - Beige

This is a 150cm wide slightly open weave wool coating in very pale beige with perhaps a hint of pink. This hasn’t been brushed so it actually has a bit of a hairy appearance but a cuddly hairy not coarse hairy and is quite light in weight. If you wanted t
Part number: CM1089
 
Photography of Doctor Dolittle - Rose Pink

Doctor Dolittle - Rose Pink

This is a 150cm wide slightly open weave wool coating in rose pink. This hasn’t been brushed so it actually has a bit of a hairy appearance but a cuddly hairy not coarse hairy and is quite light in weight. If you wanted to depict an alpaca you might use t
Part number: CM1089b
 
Photography of Dong Ho

Dong Ho

A rather splendid 60 inch wide cotton shirting. Just the thing for protecting your headand shoulders tying it with a red and whiteband and galloping across the desert- if of course you are daft enough you will meld into the background as it colour is almo
Part number: CM808c
 
Photography of Dressiness - Black

Dressiness - Black

60” wide black, viscose/polyester/cotton lightweight dress fabric which has an element of “dressiness” and might even have been used for evening wear.
Part number: CM931b
 
Photography of Dressiness - Ivory/Pale Cream

Dressiness - Ivory/Pale Cream

60” wide ivory/pale cream, viscose/polyester/cotton lightweight suiting which has an element of “dressiness” and might even have been used for evening wear.
Part number: CM931c
 
Photography of Dressiness - Navy

Dressiness - Navy

60” wide black, viscose/polyester/cotton lightweight suiting which has an element of “dressiness” and might even have been used for evening wear.
Part number: CM931a
 
Photography of Etchings

Etchings

140cm wide white 60% poly/ 40% cotton blouse cloth with an all over pink outline floral pink print which includes areas that have not received any print at all and looks as though it has been etched. This has brought about by a chemical process which actu
Part number: CM1102
 
Photography of Fancy Dress Satin - Black

Fancy Dress Satin - Black

148cm wide black decent quality Fancy Dress Satin Fabric, nice and soft and a good weight, thicker than lining and great for dresses. Great for fancy dress or costumes for school plays.
Part number: CM1668d
 
Photography of Fancy Dress Satin - Cerise

Fancy Dress Satin - Cerise

148cm wide decent quality Cerise Fancy Dress Satin Fabric, nice and soft and a good weight, thicker than lining and great for dresses. Great for fancy dress or costumes for school plays.
Part number: CM1668a
 
Photography of Fancy Dress Satin - Pale Blue

Fancy Dress Satin - Pale Blue

148cm wide pale blue decent quality Fancy Dress Satin Fabric, nice and soft and a good weight, thicker than lining and great for dresses. Great for fancy dress or costumes for school plays.
Part number: CM1668b
 
Photography of Fancy Dress Satin - Red

Fancy Dress Satin - Red

148cm wide red decent quality Fancy Dress Satin Fabric, nice and soft and a good weight, thicker than lining and great for dresses. Great for fancy dress or costumes for school plays.
Part number: CM1668f
 
Photography of Fancy Dress Satin - Royal Blue

Fancy Dress Satin - Royal Blue

148cm wide royal blue decent quality Fancy Dress Satin Fabric, nice and soft and a good weight, thicker than lining and great for dresses. Great for fancy dress or costumes for school plays.
Part number: CM1668c
 
Photography of Fancy Dress Satin - Silver

Fancy Dress Satin - Silver

148cm wide silver decent quality Fancy Dress Satin Fabric, nice and soft and a good weight, thicker than lining and great for dresses. Great for fancy dress or costumes for school plays.
Part number: CM1668g
 
Photography of Finished Off

Finished Off

150cm (59ins wide) fine gorgeous cotton poplin in cream, with a bit a bit of a slippery finish to it - extremely fine. Pre-shrunk, perfect for dying and printing onto. Like everything good quality is hard to come by and this is a job lot, if you want dece
Part number: CM1012
 
Photography of Flat Cap

Flat Cap

150cm wide wool, soft flat tweed suiting in a wonderful array of autumnal colours. Reds, greens, browns, heather; just a wonderful mélange of colour. Very county, very beautiful.
Part number: CM1076
 
Photography of Fleece - Birds

Fleece - Birds

We have some very nice quality fleece fabrics for you
Part number: CM988b
 
Photography of Fleece - Pink Cuddle

Fleece - Pink Cuddle

We have some very nice, good quality fleece for you. This one is in a lovely pink.
Part number: CM988c
 
Photography of Fur Fur Better Thing

Fur Fur Better Thing

160cm wide lightish grey short pile on a black thickish jersey cloth. How about that then. Very soft and cosy and made from polyester which is very clever. This was made for an Italian designer.
Part number: CM1116
 
Photography of Give Me Strength

Give Me Strength

150cm wide heavy cotton cloth with a ribbed, rope-like stripe at quarter inch intervals all down the cloth. It has been softened by a very light sanding; and so it is soft and it’s strong. I have a feeling that this could have been used as a lightweight f
Part number: CM1079
 
Photography of Half Way

Half Way

60” wide cotton plaid check shirting in a cream, brown, blue, and a green check; with an over check in purple. This is very likely to have been made as a lining for a jacket of some kind, but it’s still a half-way decent cloth.
Part number: CM964
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Blue

Hand Printed Batik - Blue

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric in a gorgeous blue, the pattern made up of a plethora of colours including orange pinks yellow and green and each metre is unique......
Part number: CM1671e
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Green

Hand Printed Batik - Green

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric in greeen cerise teal and orange. All of these have a plethora of colours and each metre is unique......
Part number: CM1671c
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Orange

Hand Printed Batik - Orange

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric in oranges, browns ans some greens and yellow. All of these have a plethora of colours and each metre is unique......
Part number: CM1671b
 
Photography of Hand Printed Batik - Purple

Hand Printed Batik - Purple

145cm wide beautiful quality hand printed cotton batik fabric. All of these have a plethora of colours and each metre is unique......
Part number: CM1671a
 
Photography of Hat Dance

Hat Dance

150cm wide at least striped polyester taffeta which looks fabulous in its own right and can be used as either an outer garment or a wonderful lining. the stripes are horizontal in a variegated pattern in tones of copper bronze olive black a fine orange st
Part number: CM1107
 
Photography of Hefferlump- Brown

Hefferlump- Brown

A charming brown cotton with different coloured elephants all over it. This really is something special, not to mention really cute.
Part number: CM882a
 
Photography of Hidden Garden

Hidden Garden

54” wide viscose dress fabric in an all extended, all over floral-come-jungle print, with hidden amongst the foliage and flowers are butterflies. It has lots of different muted colours in the design and there is no predominance of any particular one, but
Part number: CM1017
 
Photography of Holly Hobbie - Daydream

Holly Hobbie - Daydream

Last year we had a lovely selection of poplin prints that reminded me of my childhood doll. I loved my Holly Hobbie so I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to snap these up. Not bargain basement, but they are licensed Holly Hobbie fabrics from America. The
Part number: CM686b
 
Photography of How Now...

How Now...

60inch wide Teflon coated, cotton lightweight trousering in dark chocolate sort of brown, a light sanding has given it a fabulous hand. Country of Origin: Germany
Part number: CM808b
 
Photography of Humming Bird

Humming Bird

This is a fabulous high twist, Italian viscose dress fabric with a bright print, that includes a charming humming bird.
Part number: CM862
 
Photography of Floppy

Floppy

60” polyester elastane, knitted jersey with absolutely loads of stretch, which doesn’t really loose its density however much you pull it; so there’s a lot of yarn in it. It comes in cream and I get the impression that it could well be used for those all i
Part number: CM932
 
Photography of Parliament

Parliament

If this cloth had a vote, it would either abstain or cross the floor, and halfway across forget what it was about to do. It is a 60” wide polyester, elastane trousering, in a very dark cream, with a fancy woven self-coloured stripe at 1” intervals, in bet
Part number: CM929
 
Photography of I See No Ships

I See No Ships

150cm wide navy blue polyester chiffon with an all over print of youthful activity. American youthful activity in that there are trucks, Chevrolet sports cars big dodge sedans, the odd dancing girl, musical notes. Perhaps whoever designs this was taking a
Part number: CM1160
 
Photography of Into the Deep

Into the Deep

150 cm wide 70% wool 30% nylon gorgeous lightweight coating in a fabulous boucle weave in deep ocean colours - that is to say very dark blue bordering on black sort of kingfisher blue, turquoise blue and then into a pale blue all rippling together as the
Part number: CM1091
 
Photography of Lindley

Lindley

150cm wide 65% wool 35% polyester hacking check suiting in green with a blue and dark burgundy houndstooth check. Not everything comes to he who waits.
Part number: CM1161
 
Photography of Lindt

Lindt

150cm wide cotton velvet in a wonderful, very dark brown. Made in Germany, by the best people available for dress velvet. Beautifully soft, with an incredibly fine pile. This will make fabulous evening skirts or day time jackets.
Part number: CM1078
 
Photography of No Hiding Place

No Hiding Place

150cm wide fine polyester crepe de chine in a turquoise and black sort of camouflage design. Not the army camouflage, another sort of camouflage; I’ve no idea what. But it is to be some sort of camouflage design. Very, very fine. Very summer.
Part number: CM1081
 
Photography of Spanish Eyes - Soft Dusky Pink

Spanish Eyes - Soft Dusky Pink

140cm wide French, ridged lace in a gorgeous dusky pink, with a sheen in the petals of the floral design. There is a possibility of a little bit of lycra but there is an inherent stretch in the net, that the design has been knitted on to. Beautifully soft
Part number: CM1080
 
Photography of Pat Pending

Pat Pending

145 cm wide medium weight Ponte Roma jersey in black with a self-colour leafy italic design. made in 40% wool 30% polyester 30% acrylic it is a beautifully made double jersey cloth.
Part number: CM1154
 
Photography of Sher-Mazing White

Sher-Mazing White

152cm wide, ridiculously fine cotton shirting, with just a hint of lycra. Probably made from something like two-fold 180s yarn and comes in an angel of the morning brilliant white. It’s not an optical white, just a very white white. Apart from anything el
Part number: CM1075a
 
Photography of Paul

Paul

59in wide 100% pure new wool jacketing in a black heavy crepe like weave would suit long skirts as well as jackets and it from one of England's top manufacturers
Part number: CM1023f
 
Photography of Ladies Day at the Races - Lagoon

Ladies Day at the Races - Lagoon

I don’t think the designs are suitable for a day at a winter race meeting, but certainly Ascot, Derby and on a particular fine Grand National, frocks made from these beautiful crepe-de-chine fabrics may be just the ticket, I know the emphasis these days i
Part number: CM395a
 
Photography of Laurent

Laurent

150cm wide pure wool lightweight crepe with a delightfully soft finish in a colour described chartreuse which in fact a fairly acid yellow so if you can hack the colour you’ve got one hell of a cloth. Made in the UK for Chanel, but pricey. For them the pr
Part number: CM1162
 
Photography of Lime Grove

Lime Grove

62” polycotton trousering. A bright, but not to bright mint. Very refreshing.
Part number: CM818b
 
Photography of Linton

Linton

Splendid wool nylon tweed lightweight coating just an element of a boucle weave and lots of interest in the weave ultimately it’s a multi check design in black grey cream burnt orange and maybe a bit of something else. The boucle aspect is in the cream ya
Part number: CM1074
 
Photography of Love Me Do - Coriandoli - Duck Egg Blue

Love Me Do - Coriandoli - Duck Egg Blue

Set on a pale duck egg base, this floral print really will steal your heart. Small in scale, the pink flowers are not in a uniformed direction, as if scattered into the air.
Part number: CM613z
 
Photography of M & S Shirting- Babycord - Pale Blue

M & S Shirting- Babycord - Pale Blue

This cloth is divine, it is so soft. A fabric used by Marks and Spencer for ladies shirts but it has all different kind of uses, joys, it is even soft enough for quilt making or even a good quality lining.
Part number: CM647c
 
Photography of M & S Shirting- Babycord - Sage

M & S Shirting- Babycord - Sage

This cloth is divine, it is so soft. A fabric used by Marks and Spencer for ladies shirts but it has all different kind of uses, joys, it is even soft enough for quilt making or even a good quality lining.
Part number: CM647b
 
Photography of Make it Through the Night - Black Cupro

Make it Through the Night - Black Cupro

150cm wide ‘cupro’ cloth which is a chemically produced cloth I think it all used to be cuprammonium acetate or something - this is a derivative of that in that it certainly has some polyester in it. It’s a sueded fabric and has a sort of sheen and soft
Part number: CM1126a
 
Photography of Make it Through the Night - Fawn Cupro

Make it Through the Night - Fawn Cupro

148cm wide fine cupro type satinized lining in a colour which some would describe as nude - I couldn’t possibly comment.
Part number: CM1126c
 
Photography of Make it Through the Night - Olive Cupro

Make it Through the Night - Olive Cupro

150cm wide ‘cupro’ cloth which is a chemically produced cloth I think it all used to be cuprammonium acetate or something - this is a derivative of that in that it certainly has some polyester in it. It’s a sueded fabric and has a sort of sheen and soft
Part number: CM1126b
 
Photography of Maypole

Maypole

60” wide fairly heavy, very drapey, polyester crepe, not a cheap and nasty crepe, it’s a very expensive one, beautifully made and really will make up well.
Part number: CM381
 
Photography of Mexican Widow

Mexican Widow

60” wide polyester velour with a little bit of stretch, in a rather glorious dark red colour. The sort of things to make a Scottish widow’s cloak from. But in this case it might be a Mexican widow’s.
Part number: CM950
 
Photography of Mini Panda

Mini Panda

150 cm wide cotton suiting fabric from Spain in cream and black. It is actually a cream cloth with this small black maybe footprint, handprint, and toe print pattern in black printed on it. But don’t go berserk or you’ll look a bit like Charlie Chester or
Part number: CM1092
 
Photography of Moleskin

Moleskin

60” wide cotton moleskin, in a weight and depth of pile to drool over. This was made originally made for Barbour and is a dark olive green - another pair of trousers I ask myself.
Part number: CM1021
 
Photography of Momma Said..... - Viscose wool lycra suiting

Momma Said..... - Viscose wool lycra suiting

Number 3, momma said, was about to say I’d reached an awkward age. But I must have said that many times before, because I have had many awkward ages to go through. And I am certainly not at an age to be able to wear this cloth, or maybe the colour. It’s i
Part number: CM1069
 
Photography of Mother Care

Mother Care

Exactly that! 150cm wide brushed cotton, made for mother care. As brushed cotton goes, this is light on the brushing but it is still a soft and delicate cloth for the money.
Part number: CM1044
 
Photography of Mouflon - Black

Mouflon - Black

Looks like wool, feels like wool, and if it was wool we wouldn’t be able to afford it. Nevertheless beautiful cloth, well suited for winter coats and jackets. Washable.
Part number: CM1022c
 
Photography of Mouflon - Camel

Mouflon - Camel

Looks like wool, feels like wool, and if it was wool we wouldn’t be able to afford it. Nevertheless beautiful cloth, well suited for winter coats and jackets. Washable.
Part number: CM1022a
 
Photography of Mouflon - Red

Mouflon - Red

Looks like wool, feels like wool, and if it was wool we wouldn’t be able to afford it. Nevertheless beautiful cloth, well suited for winter coats and jackets
Part number: CM1022b
 
Photography of N' then then

N' then then

130cm wide white fine cotton poplin with a sort of variation on the Olympic five ring motif in red green yellow and blue forming a sort of flower head. Around the flower heads there has been a little cutting exercise so that the petals if you will are out
Part number: CM1129
 
Photography of Navy Worsted Suiting Cloth

Navy Worsted Suiting Cloth

60” wide pure worsted wool, lightweight suiting in a lovely rich dark navy, there is a little bit of crepeness to the weave, which gives it a little bit of surface interest, beautifully made cloth.
Part number: CM1181
 
Photography of Needlecord - Cream

Needlecord - Cream

60ins wide cotton needle cord.
Part number: CM819a
 
Photography of Nothing But

Nothing But

60 wide viscose lycra jersey in a fairly large black and off white hounds tooth check which isn’t straightforward throughout the cloth there are areas of more black than cream and then areas where there is more cream than black - so it’s a pattern within
Part number: CM1035
 
Photography of Orvieto

Orvieto

60” wide (152cm) beautifully soft polyester crepe dress fabric in a contemporary floral design. A decent weight, not difficult to handle, easy care and won’t crease.
Part number: CM616
 
Photography of Out of Time - Black Stretch Worsted Wool Fabric

Out of Time - Black Stretch Worsted Wool Fabric

It would also be prudent at this time to tell you of this 60 inch wide black pure wool worsted suiting whose wondrous nature I am almost a loss to describe. If you want send for a sample you probably will anyway because of the price but e-by-gum is gradle
Part number: CM842b
 
Photography of Paisley Changeant Linings - Black

Paisley Changeant Linings - Black

We have a new collection of paisley linings - presently we are offering it in six colours, a nice quality polyester lining.
Part number: CM990d
 
Photography of Paisley Changeant Linings - Gold

Paisley Changeant Linings - Gold

We have a new collection of paisley linings - presently we are offering it in six colours, a nice quality polyester lining.
Part number: CM990c
 
Photography of Paisley Changeant Linings - Rust

Paisley Changeant Linings - Rust

We have a new collection of paisley linings - presently we are offering it in six colours, a nice quality polyester lining.
Part number: CM990e
 
Photography of Paisley Changeant Linings -Blue

Paisley Changeant Linings -Blue

We have a new collection of paisley linings - presently we are offering it in six colours, a nice quality polyester lining.
Part number: CM990a
 
Photography of Paisley Linings - Purple

Paisley Linings - Purple

We have a new collection of paisley linings - presently we are offering it in six colours, a nice quality polyester lining.
Part number: CM990b
 
Photography of Parma Violet

Parma Violet

150cm wide lilac brushed cotton - not my favourite sweet but the colour reminded the girls in the office of our youth. A fine but decent enough brushed cotton fabric, perfect for lounge pants.
Part number: CM1043
 
Photography of Party Frock

Party Frock

56” wide black polyester with an all-over sheen to the finish, and then finished in such a way to dispense with the flat surface so that it is very vaguely rippled. Clever
Part number: CM1037
 
Photography of Moving On - Black

Moving On - Black

150cm wide black finely ribbed polyester evening wear cloth made in a forgotten era for the things that we have already forgotten about as you will have gathered. Great cloth for big skirts tiny boleros and something to wear for the Last Tango in Halifax.
Part number: CM1133
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Affandi

Pima Cotton Lawn - Affandi

This is a stunning, high quality pima cotton lawn. The pattern on this looks a bit Indonesian to me, hence the name. The pale blue, purple, green and other tones compliment each other in such a way that a dress made out of this would be eye catching, but
Part number: CM303m
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Chelsea

Pima Cotton Lawn - Chelsea

Classy, pretty and expensive looking hence the name Chelsea, it has been a long time since I’ve been so maybe I’m wrong, if so, lets pretend. I must have been watching the Chelsea flower show at the same time as this fabric is just like a garden or a fiel
Part number: CM303e
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Cherry Pop

Pima Cotton Lawn - Cherry Pop

This is a stunning quality pima cotton lawn. The dark purple base is covered with red cherries and lilac leaves. Now, I am not sure what type of cherries have lilac leaves, but either way they look delightful.
Part number: CM303i
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Hanakatoba

Pima Cotton Lawn - Hanakatoba

Made into a tea dress this will have heads turning. Glam it up with navy heels or city sights with red hats. It will also make up beautifully into a summer skirt or blouse and t
Part number: CM303j
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Liberty

Pima Cotton Lawn - Liberty

Made into a tea dress this will have heads turning. Glam it up with navy heels or city sights with red hats. It will also make up beautifully into a summer skirt or blouse and t
Part number: CM303i
 
Photography of Plain Poly/cotton - January

Plain Poly/cotton - January

Poly/cotton shirting fabric with a soft finish, in grey
Part number: CM880
 
Photography of Plain Poly/cotton - Mellow Yellow

Plain Poly/cotton - Mellow Yellow

Yellow poly/cotton shirting fabric with a soft finish
Part number: CM884
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Hojo - Duck Egg Blue

Poplin Print - Hojo - Duck Egg Blue

Soft and elegant this Japanese inspired print is beautiful and offset on a beautifully soft duck egg blue ground.
Part number: CM1673a
 
Photography of Plain Poly/cotton - Seville Orange

Plain Poly/cotton - Seville Orange

Orange poly/cotton shirting fabric with a soft finish
Part number: CM884
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Hojo - Lilac

Poplin Print - Hojo - Lilac

Soft and elegant this Japanese inspired print is beautiful and offset on a lilac ground
Part number: CM1673b
 
Photography of Plain Poly/Cotton - Ten Green Bottles

Plain Poly/Cotton - Ten Green Bottles

A poly/cotton shirting in bottle green. This has a lovely soft finish.
Part number: CM876
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Hojo - Pale Blue

Poplin Print - Hojo - Pale Blue

Soft and elegant this Japanese inspired print is beautiful and offset on a beautifully soft pale blue ground.
Part number: CM1673c
 
Photography of Poplin Print - VW Camper Van

Poplin Print - VW Camper Van

This cloth includes two of my favourite things; cotton poplins and VW Campervans. It is bright, fun and will make up beautifully whether you use it for dressmaking, quilts or in a child's bedroom.
Part number: CM1170
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Nala - Green

Poplin Print - Nala - Green

Brand new for Autumn 2014 this is a Superb Peacock Cotton Fabric Print in Green orange yellow and turquoise
Part number: CM989a
 
Photography of Poplin Print - Nala - Red

Poplin Print - Nala - Red

Brand new for Autumn 2014 this is a Superb Peacock Cotton Fabric Print in red and pink
Part number: CM989c
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Afternoon Tea

Poplin Prints - Afternoon Tea

A lovely cotton poplin this would make a gorgeous dress, especially if it was a dress to wear to cream tea in the mid-afternoon. The light blue base is complemented by the pink roses, yellow blooms and light green foliage.
Part number: CM873
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Caroline - Pink

Poplin Prints - Caroline - Pink

We had bought a lot of fabrics and I was adamant that I was not going to buy anything else for a while, but I couldn't resist this because I think it is so pretty, so timeless and ageless and by that I mean any baby, girl, woman, lady or grandma could wea
Part number: CM701a
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Caroline- Aqua

Poplin Prints - Caroline- Aqua

We had bought a lot of fabrics and I was adamant that I was not going to buy anything else for a while, but I couldn't resist this because I think it is so pretty, so timeless and ageless and by that I mean any baby, girl, woman, lady or grandma could wea
Part number: CM701f
 
Photography of Poplin prints - Caroline- Chartreuse

Poplin prints - Caroline- Chartreuse

We had bought a lot of fabrics and I was adamant that I was not going to buy anything else for a while, but I couldn't resist this because I think it is so pretty, so timeless and ageless and by that I mean any baby, girl, woman, lady or grandma could wea
Part number: CM701d
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Caroline- Delph

Poplin Prints - Caroline- Delph

We had bought a lot of fabrics and I was adamant that I was not going to buy anything else for a while, but I couldn't resist this because I think it is so pretty, so timeless and ageless and by that I mean any baby, girl, woman, lady or grandma could wea
Part number: CM701b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Caroline- Navy

Poplin Prints - Caroline- Navy

We had bought a lot of fabrics and I was adamant that I was not going to buy anything else for a while, but I couldn't resist this because I think it is so pretty, so timeless and ageless and by that I mean any baby, girl, woman, lady or grandma could wea
Part number: CM701c
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Cleo - Orange

Poplin Prints - Cleo - Orange

44in wide beautiful orange floral cotton fabric. Printed onto a lovely cotton poplin this will make up beautifully......
Part number: CM875c
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Cleo Pink

Poplin Prints - Cleo Pink

floral cotton fabric. Printed onto a lovely cotton poplin this will make up beautifully.
Part number: CM875d
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Grace - Pink

Poplin Prints - Grace - Pink

A lovely baby pink cotton poplin with dark pink flowers, bows and white hearts printed on to it.
Part number: PP31c
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Grandmother's Garden

Poplin Prints - Grandmother's Garden

Grandmother’s always have the best garden’s don’t they? And that’s what I thought of when I saw this cloth. It’s floral and pretty but also has a lovely vintage feel to it.
Part number: CM886
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Jessica

Poplin Prints - Jessica

While the pattern on this is not overbearing, it will definitely get you chatting. It is very pretty, but in such a way it won't look like you are trying to hard. The intricate details of the dots on the ivory flowers, set onto a light navy base give it a
Part number: CM871
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Mad Men

Poplin Prints - Mad Men

This is a beautiful quality cotton poplin onto which is printed a very pretty small scale floral in red surrounded with a black ground. It is a super design that we think is quite classy. It could be from the 50’s or 60’s, maybe not the 70’s but what it w
Part number: PP43
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Mrs Jumbo

Poplin Prints - Mrs Jumbo

This has been named after Dumbo’s mother as I felt it was a bit to girly to be named after Dumbo himself. From checks to flowers the elephants on this cream cotton poplin sport a variety of designs and colours. It would be perfect in a little girl’s bedro
Part number: CM887
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Polytichum

Poplin Prints - Polytichum

Naturally this is a great cloth, sat on a sage base; there are spots of pink, dark brown and a white. However the white is printed so that it has a slight greenness to it. A lovely cloth that is patterned so you wont have to worry so much about the patter
Part number: CM872
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Stars in Their Eyes

Poplin Prints - Stars in Their Eyes

We definitely had stars in our eyes when we saw this, it’s just that great. It is a great quality cotton poplin with a blue base and white star pattern. It would make a great shirt or even a pretty dress.
Part number: CM888
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Tiny Rose Navy

Poplin Prints - Tiny Rose Navy

Navy cotton poplin with a small scale pink floral pattern. This has a lovely vintage look to it.
Part number: CM1063
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - W. Morris - Blue

Poplin Prints - W. Morris - Blue

This is a very pretty cotton poplin with almost a look of William Morris. The flowers are dark blue, with yellow centres. Among these are smaller scale flowers in light blue, yellow dark red and navy tulips.
Part number: CM1065b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - W. Morris - Silver/Grey

Poplin Prints - W. Morris - Silver/Grey

This is a very pretty cotton poplin with almost a look of William Morris. The flowers are pink, with yellow centres. The larger groups of flowers have petals that are fringed with red. Among these, there are yellow, orange and beige coloured smaller scale
Part number: CM1065a
 
Photography of Precious

Precious

56” wide, stunning green black and royal blue silk floral fabric. Beautifully fine.
Part number: CM1674
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Columbus

Pretty Polly - Columbus

This is a lovely print on a 80/20 poly/cotton cloth, being ships you could say that it is more suited to boys but I like to have a go at sailing and my daughter loves rowing so not wanting to stereotype you could make this into all kids of things. Pyjamas
Part number: PC6
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Happy Driving

Pretty Polly - Happy Driving

Beep beep! The design on this cloth states 'Happy Driving' but I think you'll be happy no matter what you do while wearing this cloth. It is a great quality polycotton at 80%- 20%. I can see a lot of little boys being very owning a top made out of this.
Part number: CM860
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Lola

Pretty Polly - Lola

poly/cotton with a sweet floral design.
Part number: PC10
 
Photography of Pucillanimous - Dress Satin Dupion

Pucillanimous - Dress Satin Dupion

150cm wide polyester satin Dupion in a rather delightful shade of puce. Satin backed polyester slubbed Dupoin of the finest dress quality.
Part number: CM1099
 
Photography of Racing Silk - Black

Racing Silk - Black

57" (145 cm) wide 100% polyester artificial silk in Black.
Part number: MY27d
 
Photography of Racing Silk - Purple

Racing Silk - Purple

57" (145 cm) wide 100% polyester artificial silk in Royal Blue.
Part number: MY27b
 
Photography of Racing Silk - Red

Racing Silk - Red

57" (145 cm) wide 100% polyester arificial silk in Jubilee Red.
Part number: MY27a
 
Photography of Racing Silk - Royal Blue

Racing Silk - Royal Blue

57" (145 cm) wide 100% polyester arificial silk in Royal Blue.
Part number: MY27b
 
Photography of Racing Silk - White

Racing Silk - White

57" (145 cm) wide 100% polyester artificial silk fabric in Jubilee White.
Part number: MY27c
 
Photography of Waterproof Breathable Ripstop Red

Waterproof Breathable Ripstop Red

Strong lightweight breathable ripstop fabric. This is a pillar box red ripstop fabric with a silver membrane on the reverse.
Part number: CM1152h
 
Photography of Reet Petite

Reet Petite

60 ins wide at least. Very fine viscose lycra jersey, in navy blue. A bit see through when stretched but otherwise a very densely but fine knitted fabric.
Part number: CM1039
 
Photography of Corset

Corset

54" wide polyester, taffeta with bands of fancy weave elastic giving a ruched effect.
Part number: CM896
 
Photography of Sands of Iwo Jima

Sands of Iwo Jima

60’’ wide, 70% linen, 30% cotton. “Denim” fabric in shades of sand of brown and white yarn. It doesn’t have a very soft hand and just a slight sheen to the surface which is created by having so much linen in it. That being the case, of course it will crea
Part number: CM641
 
Photography of Satin Backed Crepe - Dusky Pink

Satin Backed Crepe - Dusky Pink

150cm wide, European, glorious satin backed dusky pink crepe dress fabric. This is a medium weight superb quality satin backed crepe dress fabric that can be worn either way crepe side or satin side up. Perfect for evening bridal wear It is very hard to p
Part number: CM945c
 
Photography of Satin Backed Crepe - Red

Satin Backed Crepe - Red

European, glorious satin backed bright red dress fabric. This is a medium weight superb quality satin backed crepe dress fabric that can be worn either way crepe side or satin side up. Perfect for evening bridal wear It is very hard to photog
Part number: CM945d
 
Photography of Second Lieutenant's Ball

Second Lieutenant's Ball

Now I know there’s no such thing as a second lieutenants ball. But perhaps if there was it might be a little more light-hearted, perhaps even a tad naughty. And if that were the case, one might consider wearing a frock made out of this; fairly sensuous bl
Part number: CM998
 
Photography of Seeing Double - Parade

Seeing Double - Parade

58” wide 100% cotton chino trousering in a true khaki, with a little bit of weave interest in the form of a self-coloured fancy, intermittent stripe; whose yarns are ever so slightly shinier than the back cloth. Also available in black.
Part number: CM888b
 
Photography of Seersucker - pale blue and white

Seersucker - pale blue and white

This is a lovely pale blue/white tiny check cotton seersucker so tiny the checks are only 1/8th of an inch big. Puff sleeves come to mind! 45 in wide.
Part number: OT97b
 
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Shadow of a Smile

A 57", polyester viscose, lightweight shirting in a cream and white woven shadow weave linen look check the weave of which almost has the effect of a seersucker, it floats it drapes and it doesn’t crease and is awfully feminine. This cloth has changed s
Part number: CM341
 
Photography of Shine On - Gold

Shine On - Gold

44 in wide gold lamé fabric on a solid black for decoration, for fancy dress,high gloss mirror finish.
Part number: CH29a
 
Photography of Shine On - Silver

Shine On - Silver

44 in wide silver laméfabric on a solid black background; for decoration, for dress, for furnishing even. High gloss mirror finish.
Part number: CH29b
 
Photography of Simple Satin

Simple Satin

60 inch wide viscose in black with a dull satin finish.
Part number: CM1098
 
Photography of Snuggle Bear

Snuggle Bear

145cm wide super soft gorgeous grey elephant cuddle fleece. Perfect for anything to keep you cosy.
Part number: CM1045b
 
Photography of Spanish Eyes - Black

Spanish Eyes - Black

56” wide beautiful polyester lace in a fine but dense enough pattern to hide all that you want to hide and enough yarn in it to let it hang under its own weight.
Part number: CM1044a
 
Photography of Striped Taffeta  - Brown

Striped Taffeta - Brown

Striped Taffeta - Brown. I am not absolutely certain that this cloth isn't a lining, if it's a lining it's a stormer, if it's for skirts, waistcoats, bodices, that type of thing, it's extremely good. It is a great cloth, a nice hand. 100% polyester.
Part number: CM345a
 
Photography of Super Slouch Jersey

Super Slouch Jersey

As you can see, we have a large quantity of jersey fabrics in at the moment and one theory is – ‘you can never have enough of black!’ This is quite different to all of the others – it is viscose but the knit is looser, it has a more open weave, not too op
Part number: CM980
 
Photography of Superior Quality Italian 4 Way Stretch Black Jersey

Superior Quality Italian 4 Way Stretch Black Jersey

Superior Quality Italian 4 Way Stretch Black Jersey with 2% lycra
Part number: CM1163
 
Photography of Supersonic - Ivory

Supersonic - Ivory

54” wide superfine ivory cotton lawn with a calended satin finish you hear of fabrics described as having two, three, four, five, six hundred thread count, I honestly don’t know what this is I’ve got a magnifying glass on it and I couldn’t begin to count
Part number: CM303h
 
Photography of Supersonic - White

Supersonic - White

54” wide superfine white cotton lawn with a calended satin finish you hear of fabrics described as having two, three, four, five, six hundred thread count, I honestly don’t know what this is I’ve got a magnifying glass on it and I couldn’t begin to count
Part number: CM303g
 
Photography of Taffeta - Grey

Taffeta - Grey

60” wide steel grey very finely woven polyester taffeta.
Part number: CM1047
 
Photography of The Eye of The Beholder - Black

The Eye of The Beholder - Black

Of course, we wont all remember Margaret Lockwood, but if memory serves me right, she was in the Merry Window, and indeed, one or two other dark romantic plays and films. And she did wear black a lot, she may have even worn something made from this. 58” w
Part number: CM1049f
 
Photography of The Last British Bullfighter -Beige

The Last British Bullfighter -Beige

58" (152 cm) wide beige cotton lawn fabric. This is nice quality cotton lawn which would be lovely in a sleeveless shirt for the summer or your holidays.
Part number: MY36c
 
Photography of The Price of Tripe

The Price of Tripe

I haven’t seen anything quite as brave as this for quite some time. 150cm fine cotton dress fabric which is made up different sized patches. It must be machine sewn but it does look in many respects as though it has been hand sewn. There are lots of diffe
Part number: CM1141
 
Photography of The Romosa

The Romosa

Described on the ticket as gold, and indeed, there is gold in it. It’s a 60” wide cotton, viscose and polyester. There is a printed gold random sort of design, which I’m fairly sure is another window dressing cloth and would certainly do everything you wo
Part number: CM1061
 
Photography of The Undertaker

The Undertaker

60” wide, pure worsted wool fine twill flannel suiting in jet black, with a hand of silk. 2% lycra for a bit of give. Just beautiful.
Part number: CM1052
 
Photography of Think Pink

Think Pink

140 cm wide boiled wool coating in pink. not something you can readily get hold of these days but this cloth has a wonderful tight texture and if it had a pattern it would be that of a very flat boucle and this is brought about by the process that brings
Part number: CM1090
 
Photography of Tickles Your Fancy

Tickles Your Fancy

150cm wide soft polyester satin in a wonderful shade of dark purpley blue. This is a bit of an “I want to be alone cloth” in that it has a very sensual appearance and handle and might cause heart problems in some quarters. Not only is it a satin it has a
Part number: CM1097
 
Photography of Tie Dye Cotton - Cerise

Tie Dye Cotton - Cerise

145cm wide beautiful quality tie dye cotton batik fabric. Due to the nature of this fabric each metre is unique, this comes in gorgeous deep cerise pink and purple with paler pinks, lilac and a hint of yellow.
Part number: CM1672c
 
Photography of Tie Dye Cotton - Earth

Tie Dye Cotton - Earth

145cm wide beautiful quality tie dye cotton batik fabric. Due to the nature of this fabric each metre is unique, this comes in gorgeous ocean blues with areas of green and a little purple and is just beautiful. These have been tested at 30 degrees and the
Part number: CM1672b
 
Photography of Tie Dye Cotton - Lime

Tie Dye Cotton - Lime

145cm wide beautiful quality tie dye cotton batik fabric. Due to the nature of this fabric each metre is unique, this comes in gorgeous deep cerise pink and purple with paler pinks, lilac and a hint of yellow.
Part number: CM1672d
 
Photography of Time Goes By - Blue

Time Goes By - Blue

Cotton voile checks from Austria where you have heard me wax lyrical many times before- particularly in the younger days of Croft Mill they never cease to amaze and surprise the sort of stuff they turn out. Quite simply stunning pink cotton lawn, so fine
Part number: CM1110b
 
Photography of Time Goes By - Pink Peach

Time Goes By - Pink Peach

Cotton voile checks from Austria where you have heard me wax lyrical many times before- particularly in the younger days of Croft Mill they never cease to amaze and surprise the sort of stuff they turn out. Quite simply stunning pink cotton lawn, so fine
Part number: CM1110a
 
Photography of Upper Crust

Upper Crust

A 60” wide polyester/viscose lightweight suiting with a mix of yarns, in a mixture of yarns; the end result of which is a silvery sort of beige. The downside could be its weight, maybe a bit light but it is a beautiful colour and it takes some crumping to
Part number: CM954
 
Photography of Velasco

Velasco

148cm wide polyester lawn with a lovely soft silky feeling in a pale grey/taupe background with an all over very pretty floral design in pink green and citrus yellow. The design is a floral spray and then scattered all over are tiny little single flowers
Part number: CM1073
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Cerise Pink

Viscose Jersey – Cerise Pink

A lightweight, nice weight and nice quality viscose jersey fabric in a cerise pink. This would look stunning made into tops or a lovely dress.
Part number: CM129e
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Claret

Viscose Jersey – Claret

Relax with this claret. This lightweight viscose jersey will look wonderful made into tops.
Part number: CM730
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Dusky Pink Twist

Viscose Jersey – Dusky Pink Twist

A lovely fine and nice quality viscose jersey fabric in a stunning dusky pink... this would be very nice made into tops. This is great quality, and drapes a dream. This is a medium weight jersey, all the better for hiding lumps and bumps.
Part number: CM1182
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Khaki

Viscose Jersey – Khaki

We think you'll be marching towards this! A lightweight khaki/soldier green viscose jersey. This would be lovely as a dress, skirt or cowl neck top. This is slightly thicker than the dark grey.
Part number: CM732a
 
Photography of Viscose Jersey – Peach Twist

Viscose Jersey – Peach Twist

A lovely fine and nice quality viscose jersey fabric in a stunning peach... this would be very nice made into tops.This is great quality, and drapes a dream. It has a lot of yarn however it may not be the best for hiding lumps and bumps.
Part number: CM979a
 
Photography of Voluptuocity - Black

Voluptuocity - Black

60in wide polyester/ lycra (2%) dress velvet in either red or black. Party dresses for all or just a posh lounging sort of cloth.
Part number: CM571a
 
Photography of Water Resistant Fabric - Grey

Water Resistant Fabric - Grey

A superb lightweight mid-grey polyester coated ripstop fabric.
Part number: CM1152c
 
Photography of Waterproof - Flourescent Orange

Waterproof - Flourescent Orange

This is a very strong polyester PU coated waterproof canvas fabric. It is a very bright fluorescent orange.
Part number: CM1152a
 
Photography of Waterproof - Royal Blue

Waterproof - Royal Blue

A superb lightweight royal blue polyester coated ripstop fabric.
Part number: CM1152b
 
Photography of White Cotton Lycra Drill

White Cotton Lycra Drill

A 60” wide fine white cotton lycra twill, lots and lots of very fine yarn in this so it doesn’t want to be wasted on.
Part number: CM370
 
Photography of White Cotton Poplin

White Cotton Poplin

Pure and simple 100% white cotton poplin in brilliant white. .
Part number: CH26
 
Photography of Wild Dreams

Wild Dreams

140cm wide fine very soft silk satin cloth in black with an all over “arty” floral print in white grey cerise and pink. A lot of which look a bit like random brush strokes.
Part number: CM1065
 
Photography of Yee Har!

Yee Har!

150cm wide faux suede in a light camel colour. Exceedingly soft and reminds me of a lady I saw line dancing in the wild horse saloon in Nashville. She had the boots the hat the gun belt (not the gun) the whole shebang- she looked absolutely fabulous - tas
Part number: CM1148
 
Photography of Zoom

Zoom

150cm wide very fine polyester crepe de chine with an abstract pattern in purple and black on an off white ground which has the effect of a television camera zooming in and out on a pattern. So it goes from small to large, then back to small again. So it’
Part number: CM1083
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - The Crafty Spot - Sienna

Poplin Prints - The Crafty Spot - Sienna

A fun spotty cotton poplin fabric. To me this looks like an orangey-red, I am told it is Sienna. Whatever the technical name, it is charming.
Part number: PP10l
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Polly Tiffany Blue

Poplin Prints - Polly Tiffany Blue

This cotton poplin has an aqua base, with white leaves climbing up it. Displayed in small white clouds are also pink and blue flowers. When I saw this cloth at first it made me think of the words "happy" and "pretty". As such, I have named it Polly, after
Part number: CM1679a
 
Photography of Italian Crepe

Italian Crepe

Italian poly/viscose/spandex designer crepe dress fabrics in a gorgeous vivid teal. A medium weight stunning quality dress fabric with some give to make these well fitted dresses you like.
Part number: CM1162
 
Photography of St Lucia

St Lucia

When Caroline named this fabric, she must have been dreaming of a Caribbean paradise. It is easy to see why, the large scale floral print makes you dream of sun-kissed beaches and floral forests. This cotton stretch fabric is a good weight and a good qual
Part number: CM1177
 
Photography of And Now...

And Now...

Manufactured in one of Italy's finest mills. This is a 48inch wide silk/cotton/viscose chevron pattern knitted cloth is apparently from Missoni. Beautifully elegant/ stand out form the crowd.
Part number: CM847
 
Photography of Flannetic

Flannetic

144 cm wide cotton check flannel shirting in a quite fancy weave containing herringbone, zigzag and plaid. Mainly in pale blue, dark blue with a bit of green and an overcheck in red. Out of this world quality
Part number: CM1115
 
Photography of Crepe - Rose Pink

Crepe - Rose Pink

A lovely lightweight crepe in rose pink.
Part number: CM1105h
 
Photography of Navy Lace

Navy Lace

150cm wide navy blue all over body polyester lace which won’t have the same effect as red flannel but it may have some.
Part number: CM1128
 
Photography of Night Garden

Night Garden

56” wide, dark navy blue, pure silk, fine blouse cloth, with a floral decoration in silver/gold and deep turquoise. There’s something rather Japanese about this and its absolutely gorgeous.
Part number: CM1034
 
Photography of Due South

Due South

164cm wide fine, cotton seersucker in white with a fine navy blue, and green stripe. Each bordered with a very fine yellow pinstripe, and in between which is a very fine chain stitch stripe in white. This is a horizontal stripe, which doesn’t mean a great
Part number: CM1185
 
Photography of Summer Flowers - Gold

Summer Flowers - Gold

This is an extremely pretty and whimsical cloth. The print is almost abstract, but decidedly floral, and it has a silky satin finish. A lovely hand and good drape; perfect for dresses.
Part number: CM1195
 
Photography of Black Out - Chino Trousering

Black Out - Chino Trousering

60” wide, superb 97% cotton/3% elastane trousering, chino weight, with a dull satin finish.
Part number: CM999
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Mekko  Blue

Pretty Polly - Mekko Blue

You cannot deny that this cloth is cheerful. A white poly/cotton with good sized flowers in blues, pink and yellow. The flowers are almost like those in a child's drawing or a cartoon, lending it an innocent feel.
Part number: CM1202a
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - Hadden

Pima Cotton Lawn - Hadden

148cm very delicate and pretty coral and peach floral print on a pale yellow ground. To understand a little more about the cloth itself as we have mentioned previously, please read on... It is basically superior quality to normal lawn, the yarn is mad
Part number: CM303r
 
Photography of Pima Cotton Lawn - David Austin

Pima Cotton Lawn - David Austin

148cm wide stunning red floral Pima Cotton Lawn... A little info on our other Pima Cotton Lawns they are basically superior quality to normal lawn, the yarn is made from extra long staple cotton and is combed and extra fine, the combination of all of
Part number: CM303u
 
Photography of The Hills are Alive... Pink

The Hills are Alive... Pink

….With the sounds of people who are wishing they had never gone up in the first place. This is a 160cm wide cotton, very fine, grey toned weave shirting in either pale blue or pink with the absolute finest of white horizontal stripe weaves. Almost a chamb
Part number: CM1191a
 
Photography of Birdseye and Beyond - Bronze

Birdseye and Beyond - Bronze

150cm wide Yorkshire woollen suiting, made for men’s jackets, for a very larney organisation. These two cloths, both the same design, but in different colourways would have gone into jackets. The design is a birdseye check with a very faint overcheck in p
Part number: CM1227a
 
Photography of Birdseye and Beyond - Gold

Birdseye and Beyond - Gold

150cm wide Yorkshire woollen suiting, made for men’s jackets, for a very larney organisation. These two cloths, both the same design, but in different colourways would have gone into jackets. The design is a birdseye check with a very faint overcheck in p
Part number: CM1227b
 
Photography of Conviction

Conviction

134cm wide blue and white fine stripe linen, there are those who might decorate a kitchen with this, but that would be fool hardy. Glorious cloth.
Part number: CM1228
 
Photography of Linen - Black

Linen - Black

Straight forward linen cloths with the usual slight slubbiness in the weave, and incidentally they are 144cm wide.
Part number: CM1229f
 
Photography of Linen - Light Brown

Linen - Light Brown

Straight forward linen cloths with the usual slight slubbiness in the weave, and incidentally they are 144cm wide.
Part number: CM1229a
 
Photography of Linen - Palest Pink

Linen - Palest Pink

Straight forward linen cloths with the usual slight slubbiness in the weave, and incidentally they are 144cm wide.
Part number: CM1229E
 
Photography of Linen - Light Taupe

Linen - Light Taupe

Straight forward linen cloths with the usual slight slubbiness in the weave, and incidentally they are 144cm wide.
Part number: CM1229b
 
Photography of Not Going Out

Not Going Out

140cm wide black polyester burn-out chiffon, I’m not entirely sure that this is a burn-out or some other form of etching, but it is a very tiny black floral design with the petals by the removal of some of the body cloth, and leaving some in the middle wi
Part number: CM1229g
 
Photography of Grey Day

Grey Day

150cm wide at least, cotton lycra, lightweight trousering in a pale-ish, medium grey, with a lovely soft satin sheen finish.
Part number: CM1229h
 
Photography of PPP - Navy Blue

PPP - Navy Blue

146cm wide, excellent quality gorgeous Italian made and printed cotton poplin in two designs. This is in a rich navy blue with an all over spray floral print in pink, turquoise, dark lilac with the odd spot of red.
Part number: CM1230b
 
Photography of PPP - White

PPP - White

146cm wide, excellent quality gorgeous Italian made and printed cotton poplin in two designs. This one is a white background with an all over green and pink and red floral design.
Part number: CM1230a
 
Photography of Not To Smart, Alec

Not To Smart, Alec

134cm wide herringbone weave cotton suiting in navy blue. I’m sure this has been made for loose fitting jackets of some kind. Probably for someone that would like you to believe that they are the best design in the world and therefore sell you an untailor
Part number: CM1232
 
Photography of Kiawah

Kiawah

150cm wide cotton twill cloth, with a sort of cross between desert storm and traditional army camouflage pattern. That is to say it is a similar pattern to normal, but the colours are subdued. Not dissimilar the cloth from which the captain of the Kiawah
Part number: CM1233
 
Photography of Paradise

Paradise

146cm wide cotton lycra shirt/dress fabric in white with a fairly large floral design in a few shades of pink, green, yellow, orange and a little blue. Or perhaps a little turquoise. Lots and lots of colours, and would look fine in anywhere if the weather
Part number: CM1318
 
Photography of Tie Dye Cotton - Blue

Tie Dye Cotton - Blue

145cm wide beautiful quality tie dye cotton batik fabric. Due to the nature of this fabric each metre is unique, this comes in gorgeous ocean blues with areas of green and a little purple and is just beautiful. These have been tested at 30 degrees and the
Part number: CM1672a
 
Photography of Moving On Ivory

Moving On Ivory

150cm wide quite heavy woven polyester suiting with a highlighted, quite shiny fine “brocade” stripe at very fine intervals across the cloth. Very much a wedding suit sort of cloth, but having said that it is also a because of the weight quite drapey. Not
Part number: CM1239
 
Photography of Dynasty

Dynasty

150cm wide soft polyester twill cloth with 3% elastane in cream with a large, sprawling floral design in different shades of blue. I’ve seen similar cloth in jackets, in more than an odd television production. It is a beautiful looking cloth, and being ma
Part number: CM1255
 
Photography of Tee Hee

Tee Hee

150cm wide fine cotton suiting in dark brown with the faintest of faint shadow stripes in white. Ideal suiting for one of Mr Big’s associates.
Part number: CM1238
 
Photography of Pale Blue Needlecord

Pale Blue Needlecord

147cm wide outstanding fine cotton lycra needlecord shirting in pale blue.
Part number: CM1266
 
Photography of Enjoy

Enjoy

152cm wide 80% Worsted wool, 20% polyester fine check suiting so soft you could almost make a nightie out of it, but it would hardly be passion inducing. But then again… The check is made up of many different checks and has lots of lovely, it has to
Part number: CM1243
 
Photography of Fandango

Fandango

106cm wide fine cotton poplin in cerise with an all over floral pattern in pink, red, lilac, yellow and shades of green. Fairly dramatic print on a fairly good cloth.
Part number: CM1262
 
Photography of Far Out

Far Out

You may recall that is a saying that a bit of a hero of mine, John Denver, used to say whenever he found something amazing or outside his grasp. This cloth would have the same effect on him I’m sure. It is 150cm wide burnt orange, although some may have a
Part number: CM1252
 
Photography of Maria

Maria

To paraphrase a song from from West Side Story, this is the most beautifully fine cloth I have ever clapped eyes on. That isn’t to say the design is all that beautiful, the cloth is 70% cotton, 30% silk and incredibly fine. There must be 30 – 40 metres on
Part number: CM1246
 
Photography of NCIS

NCIS

152cm wide very finely woven, but very densely woven cotton gabardine in navy. There is an unbelievable amount of yarn in this very strong, and quite hefty fabric.
Part number: CM1248
 
Photography of Corduroy - Damson

Corduroy - Damson

110cm wide 16 whale cotton needlecord in either damson or kingfisher. A bit old fashioned in the width, but everything else about it is now.
Part number: CM1254b
 
Photography of Needlecord - Kingfisher

Needlecord - Kingfisher

110cm wide 16 whale cotton needlecord in either damson or kingfisher. A bit old fashioned in the width, but everything else about it is now.
Part number: CM1254b
 
Photography of Palms

Palms

147cm wide polyester georgette with a slight surface crinkle and an all over print, of fairly large fronds with sort of a leopard spot decoration adorning the fronds. It comes in all the colours of the jungle; from black through to yellow and in its own w
Part number: CM1263
 
Photography of Nom de Note

Nom de Note

Not a million miles from where they had the last tango comes this 160cm wide soft, poly/wool suiting in a fairly dark navy blue. Probably too soft for jackets, without a substantial amount of backing, but for trousers and skirts, it’s a perfect. I’ve call
Part number: CM1249
 
Photography of Not An Eek

Not An Eek

137cm wide polyester cheesecloth with a “creased” finish which is also given the cloth some stretch. The creasing is permanent, and therefore is the stretch. And it reminds me of skirts that might be worn either with or without a garment and comes in an a
Part number: CM1255
 
Photography of Odd Job

Odd Job

130cm wide fine cotton gabardine with 2% elastane in a rather nice shade of a sandy colour. I think you can probably make tight fitting stuff as well as not so tight fitting stuff from this cloth. It’s a gem.
Part number: CM1255
 
Photography of Old & New - Pale Pink

Old & New - Pale Pink

110cm wide cotton chino in pale baby pink, with a very slight, soft sanded finish. All of this doesn’t really add up. The width of the cloth suggests that it is not young, but the sanding suggests that it’s quite new. It is a very fine twill weave, and a
Part number: CM1251b
 
Photography of Old & New - Red

Old & New - Red

110cm wide cotton chino in red, with a very slight, soft sanded finish. All of this doesn’t really add up. The width of the cloth suggests that it is not young, but the sanding suggests that it’s quite new. It is a very fine twill weave, and a very good c
Part number: CM1251a
 
Photography of Tatt

Tatt

60 ins wide superfine cotton twill shirting with a sort of Tattersall check in blue, green, grey and dark red. the squares formed by the woven check are one cm square. Ex designer- the quality is exceptional and it’s a cloth that won’t lose is c
Part number: CM1010
 
Photography of Viscose Lawn - Seacole - Blue

Viscose Lawn - Seacole - Blue

Do not let this name deceive you, this fabric has nothing to do with the sea. However if you are a history buff, or perhaps an avid reader, you will see why I thought the name was fitting. The floral design of this mid-blue fine viscose lawn fabric makes
Part number: CM1210a
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Apple - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Apple - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228f
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Coral  - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Coral - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228c
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Indigo - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Indigo - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228d
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey White - Bolt

Cotton Jersey White - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228b
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Navy - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Navy - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228e
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Pink - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Pink - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228h
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Port - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Port - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228i
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Mink - Bolt

Cotton Jersey Mink - Bolt

Here we have a wonderful lightweight cotton jersey., lighter weight ones are all the fashion at the moment, read into that what you will, fashion houses scrimping? or do you just prefer them so therefore that is what is made? These jerseys were intended t
Part number: CM1228g
 
Photography of Cotton Jersey Sky - Medium Weight

Cotton Jersey Sky - Medium Weight

This is a lovely medium-weight cotton jersey. great for making t- shirts and summer dresses, it is not a floppy jersey so its draping qualities are not as good as a viscose, you wont get a wonderful cowl neck with this for example.
Part number: CM1228j
 
Photography of Barvence

Barvence

150cm wide fine polyester georgette with a floral design in orange, cerise, vermillion and green on a green and turquoise large fern-like leaf pattern. So it is one design on top of another and the whole cloth is covered in design, and I suppose the most
Part number: CM1264
 
Photography of PPN Paisley

PPN Paisley

145cm wide very fine, in fact super fine, cotton needlecord shirting. With an all over print and an all over paisley print in lots of bold, vibrant reds, blues, pinks, greens, then a lemon. In fact I think, all the colours that you can think of in a fairl
Part number: CM1258
 
Photography of What Light Through Yonder Window...

What Light Through Yonder Window...

150cm wide, very fine polyester shirting in a pale blue with a fine double line check in white, and a fine navy blue pinstripe on top of that. Lovely light, crease-free summer fabric.
Part number: CM1265
 
Photography of When Will I Be Famous?

When Will I Be Famous?

140cm wide suiting , in a quite wild assortment of fibres including cotton, acrylic, polyester, viscose and a dash of silk. It says on the tin that it is a lemon boucle, there is not a lot of need to expand on that, except to say there are not only lemon
Part number: CM1245
 
Photography of Tubular Bells  Sweatshirting- Emerald Green

Tubular Bells Sweatshirting- Emerald Green

98cm wide tubular poly/cotton brushback tracksuiting in navy, royal or emerald green. So by the time you have cut down one of the edges you’ve got an almost 2 metre wide cloth. A very cosy and practical alternative leisurewear cloth.
Discount £1
Part number: CM1239C
 
Photography of Tubular Bells Sweatshirting - Royal Blue

Tubular Bells Sweatshirting - Royal Blue

98cm wide tubular poly/cotton brushback tracksuiting in navy, royal or emerald green. So by the time you have cut down one of the edges you’ve got an almost 2 metre wide cloth. A very cosy and practical alternative leisurewear cloth.
Discount £1
Part number: CM1239c
 
Photography of Tubular Bells Sweatshirting - Navy

Tubular Bells Sweatshirting - Navy

This has a faint but attractive pinstripe knitted detail every inch. It is so faint that you cannot see it in the photos, but it is there. 98cm wide tubular poly/cotton brushback tracksuiting in navy, royal or emerald green. So by the time you have cut d
Discount £1
Part number: CM1239A
 
Photography of Sombrero - Black

Sombrero - Black

152cm wide poly/wool elastane lightweight suiting/dress fabrics in either black or navy blue. A lovely soft and swirly cloth.
Part number: CM1253a
 
Photography of Super 180's - Silver

Super 180's - Silver

60 ins wide cotton shirting of the finest possible variety in a marled grey. Outstanding
Part number: CM1011
 
Photography of Papillon

Papillon

150cm wide at least, cotton twill fabric in cream with a woven light brown, horizontal fine stripe. A wonderful summer jacket, shorts or trouser weight cloth, with a fairly soft finish, but extremely hard wearing to boot.
Part number: CM1236
 
Photography of The Unkindest Cut

The Unkindest Cut

150cm wide plain polyester twill in a very pale grey. You might think that ought to be the end of it, but it’s not. It’s not any old polyester twill; this is rather special, rather nice and beautifully finished with softest hand imaginable. It represents
Part number: CM1237
 
Photography of Summertime - Pretty in Pink

Summertime - Pretty in Pink

147cm wide lightweight, soft, cotton trousering in pale pink with a fine variegated pinstripe in green, navy, yellow, deep pink, purple. It’s a woven stripe not printed, and is a very, very nice cloth indeed. Equally at home on big people as well as small
Part number: CM1256b
 
Photography of Summertime - Goodness Me

Summertime - Goodness Me

60” wide beautifully made, cotton canvas in a big, bold, tablecloth like check in lovely pastel lemons, turquoise, green, pale blue, mixtures of these colours where the yarns cross. And then there is a bolder, deeper, lilac stripe running down the cloth;
Part number: CM1256c
 
Photography of Sombrero - Poly/Wool Suiting - Blue

Sombrero - Poly/Wool Suiting - Blue

152cm wide poly/wool elastane lightweight suiting/dress fabrics in either black or navy blue. A lovely soft and swirly cloth.
Part number: CM1253b
 
Photography of Poplin Prints - Strawberries and Cream

Poplin Prints - Strawberries and Cream

45 in wide beautiful cotton poplin print with strawberries on a cream ground. Perfect for lots of crafting projects little girls shirts and if you have penchant for strawberries then maybe a shirt for you.
Part number: PP7
 
Photography of Under the Sea - Check

Under the Sea - Check

This 148cm wide, superb cotton poplin is part of a series but fabulous on its own. The lovely illustrations of fish, crabs, blobs and splodges onto almost pure white superb quality cotton poplin, perfect for bed linen, PJ's, bags... Oh la la!
Part number: CM1258b
 
Photography of Under the Sea - Stripe

Under the Sea - Stripe

148cm superb quality cotton poplin with childlike illustration of things under the sea. Fun and fresh as creatures are printed in primary colours onto an almost pure white cloth, This is part of a series but equally good on its own - see curtains and cush
Part number: CM1258c
 
Photography of Appropos

Appropos

150cm Wide exceptionally black cotton/lycra jersey fabric with an embroidered floral jersey ribbon pattern. Please note that this will shrink when it is washed on the first occasion so please wash the fabrics before you make it up, it can be washed on a n
Part number: CM241
 
Photography of Lightweight Denim

Lightweight Denim

54in wide stunning quality cotton lightweight denim. Beautifully soft and wearable as shirts, skirts, shorts or trousers. In denim blue.
Part number: JU15
 
Photography of Pretty Polly - Everything's Rosie

Pretty Polly - Everything's Rosie

115 cm (45”) wide poly/ cotton print fabric in a very pretty floral design. When I say this name I can’t help but hum the tune to the BBC children’s programme.
Part number: PC4
 
Photography of Farmhouse Kitchen- Peppers

Farmhouse Kitchen- Peppers

110“ wide (279cm) cotton linen magnificent cloth made for curtains but could be used for tea clothes
Part number: CM324b
 
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Cloth For All Seasons - Grino

Grey chino! Grino! Not one of our more inventive moments but this the quality you come to expect off us black and with grey warp to make this closely woven cotton trousering a dark grey. The dark grey imitating a herringbone so tiny- this is a wonderful c
Part number: CM655
 

Buy the Perfect Dress Making Fabric Here at Croftmill

Welcome to our dress making fabrics page where you will find an extremely broad range of different types of dress fabrics for you to buy online. People often contact us to ask what dress fabrics are most suitable for when it comes to clothes and dressmaking. Dress fabrics is a wide term so on this page you will find some fabrics which are more suited to jacketing, some for making trousers and some which are perfect for dress making, be it a poly/viscose in black for work or maybe a printed viscose dress fabric for your holidays.

We try to make our online fabric shop as user friendly as possible so you will find more specific categories on the left, making it easier for you to find the dressmaking fabric you are looking for in more than one place. If you know exactly what you are looking for then using the search box at the top of the page could be very useful and if you cannot find the dress fabric you require then call us and we will be delighted to help.

 
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