How to Choose a Fabric Blind
There are lots of different types of fabric blind, so which style is right for you? Fabric blinds can match or contrast with other window dressings, and different styles of window blind can make your windows look relaxed or more formal. Read on to find out all about the different types of fabric blind
What is Viscose?
Natural? Synthetic? What is viscose exactly? Viscose is a beautiful dressmaking fabric. It feels soft and drapes beautifully, but what […]
What is a Martindale Rub Test?
How do you know if a fabric is suitable for furnishing? A guide to the Martindale rub test. Do you […]
Cotton Poplin Vs Cotton Lawn
Cotton poplin and cotton lawn are always popular with dressmakers, but what’s the difference? Read on to find out more… […]
How to use Eyelet Header Tape
Learn how to make use eyelet header tape to make your own eyelet curtains. Making eyelet curtains is easy using […]
How to make a Zipped Piped Cushion
This tutorial will show you how to make an 18″ cushion with piping and a zip. If you want to […]
How to make a Cushion with a Zip
Our Ace maker Mad helped us make this tutorial, so follow our step by step guide to learn all Mad’s […]
How to make an Envelope Cushion
. Envelope cushion covers are easy! Learn how to make yourself a simple cushion cover with no zip here: Read […]
How To Work With Curtain Fullness
Curtain fullness; a simple panel, or luxurious, billowing pleats? If you’re making your own curtains, using a curtain fullness calculator […]
How To Choose Curtain Lining and Interlining
You’ve browsed the shelves and shortlisted samples to choose the perfect show fabric for your new curtains or blinds, but […]
What is… Calico?
We sell a lot of calico, and our creative customers use it for all sorts of projects! Here’s a bit […]
What is… a Drop on Curtains and Net Curtains
When we’re talking about curtains, the word ‘drop’ has two different meanings. We use ‘drop’ to refer to the total […]