We decided to make some new belts for holding our scissor pouches as well as show off this gorgeous new coloured elastic that we now have in the shop. We were so pleased with how they looked that we … Continue reading
We know our crafters work on their Christmas cards and gifts long before the actual day, so we thought it would be nice to share with you a selection of the lovely ribbons and trims we have in store. There … Continue reading
Sadly a member of our team has decided to leave our Bridport team and although we are saddened by this we are very excited to be able to be adding a new team member to our ranks. Are you a … Continue reading
This beautiful collection of fabric would add a warm country feel to any room in your house with beautiful colours and a wide range of patterns. This collection comes with 8 designs, 4 of which are printed, 2 plain colours, … Continue reading
Isn’t this just hilarious? Hot off the press this brilliant loo roll holder can be made using yarn and a brand new pattern available from Livingstone Textiles, Yeovil. It made us laugh so much that … Continue reading
Bridport has a long history with rope and net, it’s been made here for centries, with the first official mention in 1211 when King John ordered for as many ropes and caples that could possiable be made for his ships, … Continue reading
A bit of fun for you all, extra large pom-poms! Now you all must be thinking out there, what can you do with those? Well, we have a few suggestions some rather fun and others a little more serious. The … Continue reading
Seasons is a beautiful fabric range from Prestigious Textiles, it illustrates the beauty of natural all year round, depicted on a series of beautifully printed cotton fabric. This series comprises of 6 different design each available in 4 or 5 … Continue reading
You will know you are at the right place when you see our lovely beach hut curtain display as you come in our front door. We have been busy trying to show our lovely customers how easy it is to … Continue reading
The hangers we get in our shop can really inspire us to produce beautiful makes and to hang fabrics together and make displays. We have added some new fabrics to our display at Livingstone Textiles Bridport Dorset inspired by some … Continue reading
New delivery of exciting dress fabrics have turned up at Bridport this week, pop in and have a look at our ever increasing range of dress fabrics.
Look our for our signs around Yeovil We have been putting up some signs around Yeovil to let the locals know where we are, look out for them in the surrounding area. Let us know if you find any!
We love fabric at Livingstone Textiles, and we love coordinating with them and having fun. Here are a few images of how you can put fabrics together to balance them. The beautiful lime greens and yellows work beautifully with … Continue reading
Pelmets and Valances can really add to a pair of curtains if added correctly, this report outlines the correct proportion required when adding them and how the overall impact would have on the room. Pelmets A pelmet is a framework … Continue reading
The Primroses are starting to show themselves outside so we thought we’d share our new addition to the collection.Its design is interesting yet simplistic and the lines are close enough to use on smaller projects such as bunting. Mix it … Continue reading
More Valentines Day ideas from Livingstone Textiles Bridport and Yeovil. Pop into one of our shops and have a look at what is available for your creative loved one.
Do youave presents that you need to wrap for your loved one? We have some beautiful ribbons that will add that personal touch to the thoughtful gift. Prices 50p- 70p per metre for the ribbons and £6.20 per metre for … Continue reading
Fabric For Kids We have a great fabrics in stock to satisfy that most tricky customer – your teenager. This is a double width curtain fabric, meaning that you are unlikely to join widths – in fact one width of … Continue reading
We have our first workshop coming up in a few weeks at our Bridport Dorset shop. We will be having a fun knicker workshop. Why not come and make knickers with us. The cost of the workshop is £20.00 this … Continue reading
We are loving the tartan look this year and our new range of fabrics from prestigious textiles really shows this off. These images provided by prestigious fabrics really show off how the fabrics can work with each other of as … Continue reading
We love fabrics at Livingstone Textiles, and we get very excited when we see our reps with all their beautiful fabrics, we see some both amazing and unusual fabrics and we try to pick what we think you will all … Continue reading
At our beginner’s patchwork sewing workshop you will learn the very basics of patchwork by making a patchwork cushion. This is a handsewn workshop only so sewing machines and a knowledge of them is not needed. The session will run … Continue reading