Infographic – The UK Fabric & Textile Industry

An illustrated summary of the UK’s fabric and textile industry, brought to you by Fabric Direct Online. Share this Image On Your Site </p><br /> <p><strong>Please include attribution to with this graphic.</strong></p><br /> <p><a href=’’><img src=’’ alt=’UK Fabric Industry’ width=’620px’ border=’0′ /></a></p><br /> <p>

Continue reading

Strictly Dance Fabrics

strictly come dancing

Is there any TV show that has had more of an impact on the nation’s dance aspirations than Strictly? Since it burst onto our screens in 2004, the BBC series is now licensed to 40 countries across the world, has aired nearly 250 episodes and regularly gains over 8 million UK viewers per episode! The […]

Continue reading

Your guide to buying fabric online.

Buying Fabric Online

Your guide to buying fabric online For most sewing fans, nothing beats the experience of browsing in an Aladdin’s Cave packed with fine fabrics and enticing haberdashery. However, there are plenty of occasions when an online fabric store provides an essential service. For example: – When you’re too busy to visit a fabric store in […]

Continue reading

Valentine’s Day Fabrics

Valentines Fabric

Fabric For Valentines. There is nothing more personal than a hand-made Valentine’s Day gift, and fabric craft is a beautiful way of showing your partner that you have been thinking about them. Whether you choose to make a set of sweet cushions, an embroidered scarf, a patchwork quilt or a new dress, Fabric-Direct has you […]

Continue reading

Sewing For Children

Does your child want to sew?   Whether you’re an experienced sewing enthusiast yourself or a total novice, it’s a wonderful moment if your child shows an interest in craft sewing. Perhaps they want to create their own mini felt puppets, or maybe they aspire to create their own high-end fashion line one day! Whatever […]

Continue reading

Craft Fabrics to Discover

Craft Fabrics

5 Craft Fabrics to Discover This Season It’s that time of year again when our crafters spring into action and start thinking about those seasonal craft projects – and at Fabrics Direct we’re all geared up for crafting with a huge range of specialist fabrics and accessories for all needs. Our customers come to us […]

Continue reading