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Dress Fabric Online

Cheap dress fabric online

Welcome to Fabric Direct, your first choice for the finest dress fabric online at the most competitive prices. As a time-served family business with thousands of happy customers, we are proud to be the experts in textiles. Our combined 18,000-sq feet of fabric retail space in the West Midlands has long been a shopping mecca for sewing fans who love to peruse our vast stocks of dressmaking fabrics, samples, haberdashery and interior design textiles at leisure – and now we are proud to offer the same superb shopping experience for customers who enjoy shopping for dress fabric online.


Our dress fabrics


We have long been one of the last retailers in the UK to physically stock fabrics by the roll and sell by the metre. We take real pride and passion in selecting the finest dressmaking fabrics for all occasions. Our customers range from beginners and hobbyists through to professional seamstresses and couture dressmakers, and our range is designed to span every taste, garment, budget and project.


We work hard to ensure our fabric prices remain competitive and regularly benchmark against the market. This means that you can buy with complete peace of mind that you are paying a fair and affordable price for quality items and big name fabric brands.

Our great service

We pride ourselves on offering an exceptional customer service experience, whether you need advice and guidance on buying the right kind of dress fabric or are looking for fresh ideas and inspiration. Order with us online and your order will be shipped promptly and perfectly packed, ready for you to use immediately.


We stock everything from:


Bridal dress fabric – including satins, brocades, silks, couture brocades, sparkle fabrics, organza and more. You’ll find all of the traditional colours for a bride and her party – including pastels, ivories, whites and creams, as well as bolder shades for contemporary designs and themes. We also sell a wide range of underskirt fabrics along with bridal and bridesmaid haberdashery, millinery, accessories and more.


Evening dress fabrics – including crushed velvets, silk georgette, French crepe, Paris chiffon, silk organza, Duchess Satin.

Fancy dress and party dress fabric – including brocade, taffeta, poplin, gingham and tartans.

Day dress fabric – everything from linens to patterned cottons.


Find what you need easily

You can search our extensive collection of fabrics by colour, collection, width, designer or theme. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, our helpful team of experts are here to help!

An easy dress fabric online shopping experience

Our website is built using the latest secure payment technology for complete peace of mind. Simply set up your private account, browse and order with ease. Our customer services team are on hand for any questions that you might have – simply get in touch and we will be delighted to help.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Are All The Dress Fabrics On Your Website In Stock?

Almost all of the time, yes. When a dress fabric is discontinued we remove it from the site to avoid disappointment and if we’re waiting for replenishments then that fabric will be marked as ‘out of stock’.

Do Supply Dress Fabric Samples?

Yes, you can order a sample of most of our dress fabrics. Once you have found the fabric you like simply click ‘order a sample’ and go from there.

Is There A Delivery Charge For Dress Fabrics?

Yes, but for orders over £50 we are pleased to offer FREE delivery to anywhere in mainland UK.

Is Bridal Fabric Classed As Dress Fabric?

To a certain degree, yes. We do stock fabrics specifically designed for bridal wear. Please visit our bridal fabric section to find out more.