About Us

An emporium of colourful fabrics from all over the world - staffed by colourful people from Shropshire!

We are a family run company with one big love - textiles!

This is us and we are here to help!

  • Shopfloor: 01691 670 277
  • Internet Office: 01691 670 562
  • Email: info@textileexpressfabrics.co.uk
Angela

When I'm not sewing I like to:

Knit

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Tropical parrots mustard

Favourite thing:

Colour

Diane

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Eby white blue

Current project:

Making new curtains for my lounge

Top sewing tip:

When you drop a pin, find it before your husband stands on it and shouts!

Emma

Latest project:

Presents for friends

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Anything fluffy

Top sewing tip:

Mind your fingers!

Emily

Current project:

A sequined dress out of our morning shimmer fabric

Biggest sewing blunder:

I sewed the skirt I was wearing to the cushion I was making

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Navajo Stripe

Janet

Favourite thing you have ever made:

Dog coats for Greyhound Rescue

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Pig cushion panel

Pet hate:

Bobbin running out

Lizzie

Sewing Confession:

I have 10 unfinished projects at home and I am still buying more fabric

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Silver Crocodile Leatherette

Top sewing tip:

Take plenty of time and enjoy it!

Louise

Current Project:

Personalised bunting and comforter

Sewing Achievement:

Making my first curtains and blinds (in my favourite fabrics!)

Favourite Textile Express Fabric:

Cusco & herringbone black white

Marianne

Most unexpected customer enquiry:

"When I die, can I be buried here?"

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Rabbit and Toadstool

Top sewing tip:

Put the cat our first!

Pauline

Favourite Textile Express Fabric:

Oblong cushion panels

Top sewing tip:

Dress your curtains after hanging

Krista

At work you'll usually find me:

Sleeping

When I'm not sewing I like to:

Take long, relaxing walks in the countryside

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Paw print fleece

Pavel

Favourite thing you have ever sewn:

My wife's wedding dress

Top sewing tip:

PRESS!

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Konya Aqua

Steve

Top sewing tip:

Employ a great gang of talented people... and get them to make it!

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Bumble bee collector (part of the ever increasing range of fabrics designed and printed by us)

Sue

Sewing achievement:

Recovering a 3 piece suite

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Fiori Delft

When I'm not sewing I like to:

Cook with my children

Suzanne

Current project:

Reupholstering an ottoman

When I'm not sewing I like to:

Spend time with the kids

Favourite Textile Express fabric:

Panda cuddle fleece

And don't forget Cab - too handsome to photo!! But he knows where everything is!

Retail Opening Hours:

Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday CLOSED