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Keeping you cool: Top Ten Fabrics for Summer Clothing

Summer clothing

Summer is on its way and we are already feeling the heat thanks to what appears to be one of the warmest Aprils in recent memory if early indications are anything to go by. With the warmer weather comes a complete change in wardrobe, which the ardent fabric lover will relish as an opportunity to try out a few new designs to add to their summer clothes collection. With the heat most definitely on, it is crucial that you choose the right fabrics for your project, so here we aim to look at the top ten materials that are perfect for summer clothing. » Read more..

Hit the fashion, Jack, and come back for more, for more, for more, it’s the Union Jack. What’d you say?

Fabric UK is bringing you one of the most iconic materials… Union Jack on trevira at £4.99/metre.

The Union Jack dress was an item of clothing worn by singer Geri Halliwell at the 1997 BRIT Awards. The mini dress had a flag of the United Kingdom, the Union Jack and on the front a white peace symbol. The next day press from all over the world ensured it made the front page and that moment is remembered as one of the most iconic pop moments of the 1990s and BRIT Awards history.

The Daily Telegraphs recalls it as top in an online poll that was set up to find the 10 most iconic dresses of the last 50 years, beating Marilyn Monroe’s dress and the wedding dress of Princess Diana. » Read more..

Polka Dots On Chiffon

The love affair with polka dot began in 1926, when Miss America was photographed in a polka dot swimsuit. In 1928, Disney introduced the cartoon Minnie Mouse wearing that red polka dot and matching bow dress. » Read more..

Summer 2013 New Fabrics for Parties and Weddings

Part wear fabric

Good news for all our customers, new party dress fabrics for summer have been added to our product lines. Amazing colours and eye-catching fabrics are all you need for parties and exhibitions this summer. The luxurious feel and look of material will give you a distinct personality in parties or exhibitions. A large new summer collection for a low price that you can afford. » Read more..