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Affordable Elegance: Dress Fabrics for £9 Per Metre & Under

Hello fellow fabric enthusiasts! Isn't it exciting to discover beautiful dressmaking materials that don't break the bank? In this blog, we're all about celebrating those budget-friendly gems. We're talking about a treasure trove of fabrics that are £9 per metre and under. Cottons, satins, playful prints - you name it, we've got it! So, if you're dreaming about sewing up a new summer dress, or itching to start a quilting project, you're in the right place. Stick around, let's explore this collection together, and who knows, your next favourite fabric might be just a scroll away!

Dopamine Dress Fabrics

Starting from only £6.75 per metre, our dopamine dress fabrics collection offers a selection of vibrant and energetic prints that are sure to put a spring in your step. Let your wardrobe be a source of happiness and self-expression! Embrace the power of dopamine dressing and dress in fabrics that make you feel unstoppable. Whether you're creating a statement dress, a playful top, or a lively skirt, our dopamine dress fabrics will infuse your outfits with energy and positivity.


Fabrics Pictured: Fun House | Holi Holiday | Jones Crepe | Cotton Interlock Emerald | Droplets Blue | Orbit

Bargain Blues

For those who love the calming coolness of blue, these bargain blue fabrics, starting at £6.50 per metre, is a treasure trove of soothing shades and patterns. From the softness of baby blue to the richness of navy, these fabrics provide a versatile palette for a variety of sewing projects.

Fabrics_Under_9_Blog_Narrow_BlueFabrics Pictured: Scrubs Pale Blue | Satin Stripe Lawn | Mercerised Jersey Blue | Silky Cotton | Viscose Satin Crepe | A Fine Tat | Sewing Room Maisy Blue | Puff Sleeves | Scrubs White | Seersucker Stripe | West Point Navy

Red Riches

Heat up your designs with these rich red dressmaking fabrics. Starting from just £6.30 per metre, these fabrics offer a range of rich, warm red tones that add a touch of passion and drama to any creation. You can be the next “Lady in Red”.


Fabrics Pictured: Two Step | Bakers Dozen | Crepe De Chine White | On The Beach Red | Interlock Red | Abstract Zig Zag Red Chiffon | Value Poplin Floral Sketch Red | Fame

New Linen Look Fabrics

We are excited to introduce our new linen look fabrics, available in 5 lovely colours. Priced at £7.50 per metre, these dress fabrics mimic the texture and natural appeal of linen, providing a chic and comfortable option for both apparel and home décor projects.


Sunset Beaches

Let your designs bask in the warm hues of our sunset beaches collection. Starting from £6 per metre, these fabrics capture the beauty of sunset hues and beach-inspired designs, bringing a sense of relaxed holiday vibes to your projects.


Fabrics Pictured: Lona Crepe White* | Jazz It Up | Crepe De Chine Flame | On The Beach Coral | West Point Orange | Interlock Wine | Flowerful* | Pistachio

Pastel Co-Ords

Immerse yourself in the soft and subtle tones of our pastel co-ords collection. Priced from £6 per metre, these fabrics offer a sweet and soothing palette that is perfect for coordinating outfits. We have soft crepes, viscose plains, cotton jerseys and more, all at excellent price points.


Fabrics Pictured: Victor Pale Khaki | Printed Georgette Amy | Finest Linen Look Pale Rose | Droplets Night Garden | Interlock Cotton Blush | Miller Crepe Pink Floral | Fine Viscose Plain Black | Cilla | Interlock Lemon

New Cotton Interlock Fabrics

Offering superb comfort and versatility, our cotton interlock fabrics come in over 18 stunning colours. Priced at £9 per metre, these fabrics provide a soft and stretchy base for a multitude of sewing projects, from comfy loungewear to cute baby clothes.


Autumn Watch

Embrace the beauty of fall with our autumn watch collection. Starting at £6 per metre, these fabrics encapsulate the enchanting hues and patterns of the autumn season, making them ideal for seasonal projects or year-round rustic charm.


Fabrics Pictured: Yoryu Chiffon Brown | Georgette Ivory | Victor Sahara | Saffron | Poly Tan | Sheer Elegance | Dread Naught | A Fine Romance | It Ain't Arf Ott

Budget-Friendly Fabrics

For those on a budget, we also offer a selection of affordable yet high-quality fabrics. Our cotton scrubs, Victor linen slub, Pretty Polly and Put The Kettle on printed poly cottons, and Boston 100% cotton poplin plains are all wallet-friendly choices without compromising on quality.

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Did you know you can always filter by price on our website? It’s easy just select “Sort by” on whatever page you appear to be on an arrange “low-high”. You’ll find hundreds of fabrics for £9 per metre and under!

Don't forget great value fabrics can be found in our SALE category all year 'round. Get high quality, premium, ex-designer and deadstock fabrics at heavily discounted prices. 

*Please note Flowerful and Lona crepe white is only £9 for a limited time (offer ends 21/07/2023)

Prices correct as of 13/07/2023

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