Recommended Suppliers

Fabrics and Trimmings

Fabrics Galore - Clapham

52-54 Lavender Hill, SW11 5RH
0207 738 9589
Saturday Sewing Session personal favourite. Fabulous choice of fabrics including the best printed cottons.

Berwick and Broadwick St - Soho

Sometimes known as Silk Soho. Plenty of high-end fabric stores scattered around these streets including Borovicks Fabrics, The Cloth House and the Silk Society.

Goldhawk Road - Shepherds Bush

Lots of great fabric shops with a huge choice in a small area at competitive prices.

Liberty's - Soho

For classic beautiful designs
Regent Street.

Kleins - Soho

5 Noel Street, W1F 8GB
0207 437 6262
Lots of lovely things from buttons to clasps, haberdashery to buckles.

MacCullough and Wallis - Oxford St

25 Dering Street, W1S 1AT
0207 629 9591
Trimmings upstairs and fabrics downstairs, big fashion choice

John Lewis Haberdashery Dept - Oxford St

Good basic range of ribbons, threads, trimmings, fabrics and equipment

Peter Jones - Sloane Square

Good basic range of ribbons, threads, trimmings, fabrics and equipment

Barnett Lawson - Fitzrovia

16/17 Little Portland Street, W1W 8NE
0207 636 8591
Great treasure trove of vintage and fashion trimmings but need time to rummage

VV Rouleaux - Marylebone

102 Marylebone Lane, W1U 2QB
0207 224 5179
Gorgeous range of ribbons and trimmings. Not cheap but really lovely.

Milliners Warehouse - Pimlico

Ebury Bridge Road, SW1W 8QX
0207 730 5776
Everything you need for hats and worth a look for decorations and feathers.

Moreplan - Fitzrovia

56 Great Titchfield Street, W1W 7DF
0207 636 1887
All equipment, pattern paper, scissors, dummies, books etc

The Button Queen - Marylebone

19 Marlybone Lane W1
0207 935 1505
Every button you could possibly think of!

The Cloth Shop - Nottinghill

290 Portabello Road, W10 5TE
020 8968 6001

Shaukat Fabrics - West Brompton

170 Old Brompton Road, SW5 0BA
0207 373 6927
Specialise in Liberty prints

Jasons Fabrics - Edgware Road

310 - 312 Edware Road, W2 1DY
0207 616 9292
Designer prints, french lace, printed cottons. Excellent selection of felted wools

Apenn Fabrics - Ladbroke Grove

33 Kensington Park Road, W11 2EV
0207 792 2457

Lyndons - Nottinghill

197 Portobello Road, W11 2ED
0207 727 4357
Every button you could possibly think of!

Desai Fabrics - Cricklewood

338 Cricklewood Lane, NW2 2QH
0208 458 5353

Jersey Vogue Fabrics - Edgeware

14 Station Road, HA8 7AB
0208 952 7751

Simply Fabrics - Brixton

48 & 57 Atlantic Road, SW9 8JN
0207 733 2877 / 0203 602 0723


The Sewing Centre - Battersea

266 Battersea Park Road, SW11 3BP
020 7228 3022

The Wimbledon Sewing Machine Company - Wimbledon

292 - 312 Balham High Road, SW17 7AA
0208 767 4724

The Sewing Machine Engineer

Repairs, Service and Maintenance of Industrial, Domestic, Embroidery and Sewing Machines in London and surrounding areas.
0208 767 4724

Online Suppliers

Til The Sun Goes Down

Original fabrics and unique clothing inspired by the wonderful designs of the 1920s through to the 1960s.

The Fabric Godmother

Independent fabric website from a lovely lady with a design background, so all the fabrics are gorgeous and packed with style.

The Sewbox

Stylish sewing patterns, beautiful fabrics, and convenient all-in-one pattern packs.

Patch Fabrics

A full selection of fabrics from cottons too oilcloths , great sewing kits, magazines and patterns.


One of the UK's leading suppliers of fabrics, crafts, haberdashery and knitting yarns.


Specialising in quirky, unusual, hard to find fabrics for quilting, dressmaking, accessories and home decor.

We Love Fabric UK

Purveyors of fine cotton fabrics.


Brilliant for dressmaking patterns including Vogue, Burda, Simplicity and New Look and all things sewing and habdashery related.

William Gee

Leading stockists of Spot & Cross Paper, calico, elastics, Fiskars Products, manilla card, Coats Threads and YKK Zips.

Minerva Crafts

one stop shop for everything sewing, knitting and craft

The Sewing Directory

For a full online sewing supplier list have a look at our friends at The Sewing Directory. A fantastic spot not just for suppliers but all things sewing related including sewing events and projects.

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