Lining and workroom is where you will find all our basic fabrics suitable for linings, base cloths and toiles, as well as the extra tapes, cords and kits you might need to complete your project. Basically, these are normally the essential bits you forget while you’re busy being creative and getting excited about your beautiful face fabric, or at least I do! Workroom fabric are the kinds of you will use on a regular basis to fulfil a variety of tasks so it can be useful to keep a few extra metres at home for when you are struck with a creative idea.
We know that looking at a page full of fabrics varying from white to cream can be a little dull and if you are new to sewing probably rather confusing so if you would like any advice on picking your lining or a struggling to decide on a weight of calico just give us a call on 01691 670562. One of our team will be more than happy to discuss your project with you and guide you in the right direction. Our sample service is available on our entire range of workroom fabrics so you are able to see and feel the cloth before you buy.
Fancy trying something new? Why not have a go at making your own lampshade? Our drum kits are fun and simple to use, you will be amazed how quickly you can make a beautiful new lampshade. The best part is you only need a small piece of fabric for one shade so it is a fab way to use up scraps or odd pieces you might have in your fabric stash. Nothing suitable in your stash? We cut down to 25cm so you don’t have to worry about having lots of excess waste. You can find our lampshade tutorial ….. direct to video or insert video.