One thing people always ask me is where to get affordable fabrics, well they actually say cheap but that word doesn't do these fabrics justice. Here is a quick round-up of all the places I go to.

Cloth House

Garmee & Breaker Stripes, from £14 per metre, the fabric is sold by the half metre.

Hackney Draper

Yellow Washed Linen

£28 per metre.

Ian Mankin

Suffolk Large Gingham Check - Peony

£29.50 per metre.

Camilla Costello

Cotton Fabric 3 - Block printed Cypress Tree and Foliage motif

£16 per metre


Kolomyya Linen Stripe - Indigo £39.50 per metre.


Anaar - Woad

£39 per metre


Eston - Indigo, Cotton.

£35 per metre.

John Lewis & Partners

Pagoda Furnishing Fabric, Blue

£30 per metre.

Nile & York

Sorbus – Saffron

£39 per metre

The Cloth Shop

Cloth Shop Washed-Linen - Heavyweight

£39 per metre.