Fabrics & Haberdashery

We carry a large selection of fabrics and can obtain others to order in roll lengths if the job requires sufficient meterage.

Indoor fabrics

Cotton:

for car and bike covers, and in Sateen or Brushed finishes for extra softness for tailored covers(in various colours as available at the time). Cotton is a naturally breathable fabric.

Nylon

Waterproofed 4 ounce in Navy and Red-ideal for Industrial equipment dustcovers as it is durable and wipe-clean.

Outdoor fabrics

500FR

Fluorcarbon outer coated and Polyurethane inner coated Polyester fire retardent waterproof architectural roofing fabric available in many colourways-Lightweight yet strong, UV resistant, and dimensionally stable so ideal for roofing over steel or wooden frameworks. Easy to fold, so handles well when being installed or removed.
We have covered lorry tops, shelter frames, fairground equipment, industrial equipment, outdoor kitchen installations with this fabric.

SW10

Waterproof polyurethane coated polyamide.Very soft inner surface kind to paintwork. Ideal for covering highly decorated fairground items and is what we use for trailering covers.Easy to fold and handle. Limited colours.

Fabric42

Grey breathable waterrepellent UV resistant self-extinguishing with soft non-scratch inner layer. High performance purpose made car covering fabric also used to cover aircraft.

PVC coated polyester

Fire retardent laquered gloss finish 610gsm .Good colour range. This is a heavy waterproof fabric:typical applications are Speaker covers, Skirts,roofing over steel or wooden frameworks. Increases dimensions slightly with temperature and is not quite as easy to handle as 500FR.

Rip-stop Canvas

Proofed 12 ounce Poly/cotton with 1% (instead of 6% for cotton canvas) initial shrinkage on length. Width 3' whereas our other fabrics are 5' wide.

We have a selection of other fabrics obtained for specialised applications.

Haberdashery

We can supply any of the above fabrics by the linear metre(most of our fabrics are approx 1.5m wide), plus a range of fittings and haberdashery as listed below.

  • Touch/close 25mm wide, black, either sew/sew or sew/stick or stick/stick. Minimum 1 metre
  • Polyester webbing 25mm wide, grey or black, minimum 1 metre
  • 25mm elastic black minimum 1 metre
  • 12mm elastic white minimum 1 metre
  • Overlocking thread, 40 cotton,, many colours, 10,0000metre cone
  • Heat seam sealing polyurethane tape.minimum 1 metre
  • Dogclip hook,black plastic, 25mm cringle
  • Centre push quick release black plastic clip for 25mm webbing
  • 12mm stainless steel eyelets, minimum 10
  • Turnbuttons
  • Ballbungees
  • Shockcord 4mm minimum 1 metre
  • Shockcord 6 mm minimum 1 metre
  • Shockcord 8 mm minimum 1 metre