Celebrating the Tour De Yorkshire
Today I will be talking about Tour De Yorkshire, but from a different perspective. I will be concentrating on one woman, her generous work with the people in her local community, and what they did with 160 metres of fabric for the preparation and celebration of the Tour De Yorkshire. But first, a little information about this English version of the famous race.
Showers to Storms
Our micro fleece waterproof fabric boasts a clever dual action of comfort and practicality, which makes it ideal for outdoors activities on many levels. If you need to throw on a jacket for a five minuet dash to the shops in the rain, this clever waterproof fabric will more than suffice. If you need your fabric to withstand a slightly longer outing in bad weather, it will handle fluctuating weather conditions with ease.
You can make a light weight throw on jacket ideal for taking the dog for a run, why not make one for the dog as well! Even weekends away in the country, spending time outdoors for long hikes or horse riding in wind and heavier rain this super fabric will come to your rescue. Click on to read more…..
Scuba is the popular term for for double knit four way stretch polyester fabric.
Scuba and neoprene fabric are often confused, this is understandable as its uses and names are a little mixed!
Neoprene consists of a thick foamy layer sandwiched between two layers of stretch polyester knit fabric, sometimes a four way stretch, and is very popular for water sports including scuba diving. Scuba fabric doesn’t have the foam layer, though its double knit properties has a slightly spongy feel.
Micro fleece soft dry waterproof and breathable fabric.
Colours Shades Available in;
Tree Leaf, Red, Dark Grey, Olive, Black – Fabric Samples Available
Super-soft, waterproof, windproof and breathable with a four way slight stretch quality.
Teflon coated water repellent finish on the face side(smooth side). Micro Fleece layer on reverse (Inner skin side fabric)
- Outdoor Clothing
- Work wear
- Pet Bedding
Fabric Specification / Construction:
- Polyester Spandex / Thermoplastic Polyurethane film (TPU) / Polar Fleece.
- TPU breathable film: 200g per square metre.
- Hydrostatic head pressure: 10,000mm.
- Colour fastness: >4
Speaker panel fabric is a polyester mix fabric widely used for speaker covers and large areas of panelling, as the name suggests, but can be used for all sorts of practical and creative projects.
The fabric is made into a smart but lose weave cloth which has a fine grid like appearance that is noticeable up close. This loose weave allows sound waves to travel through the fabric with no distortion or loss of clarity.
Car Headlining fabric, Bonded to 2mm foam, ideal for car and automotive interior roof lining and trimming, works well on;
- Boat Interiors
- Car Headlining
- Roof Lining
- Caravan Interiors
- Side lining
- Door Cards
- Horse-boxes etc.
This fabric is the actual head liner, (KBT3937-F61-B135-1) works great as an initial underlay fabric to give any hard surface a soft cushion effect, use in-conjunction with a top fabric.
We also offer a spray adhesive suitable for this headlining fabric.
Free fabric samples are available, request (KBT3937-F61-B135-1) fabric samples via Form
When looking at the list of the most flammable household fabrics, there is a clear reason why these fabrics are responsible for so many fires.
The common denominator is a basic compound used to produce the fabric called cellulose.
Even though these fabrics may vary in look and feel, they are all manufactured using cellulose fibre so on a base level, their structure and formation are very similar. Find out more about which popular fabrics have the highest level of flammability and what you can do to drastically reduce the danger.
Speaker panel fabric, an open weave construction ideal for sound acoustic qualities, allows sound the pass transparently through the fabric with out effecting the sound quality.
Speaker fabric cloth for office partitions
Works well with speakers and bass traps. This fabric is also a popular choice of fabric for recovering office panels, office partitions, pin boards and notice boards that are used commonly in offices, schools, colleges and in commercial or retail applications.
The Speaker fabric has an excellent drape quality of this fabrics make it ideal for stage décor and back drop stage curtains.
Cleaning is easy using a standard domestic vacuum or you can wipe clean with a damp cloth, for a deep clean a suitable upholstery shampoo can be applied, regular cleaning will give the fabric a fresh clean appearance.
Fabric width is 170cm
weight is approx: 210 to 220grm m/2