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Fresh new nautical fabrics

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This delightful collection of seaside/nautical prints is new in store, just in time for a spring revamp of your home. Great for holiday homes too!

All the fabrics are 100% cotton and suitable for curtains, blinds and occasional upholstery. The range is priced at £21.70 per metre.

Ask about our expert making service for curtains, blinds and upholstery, for perfect results every time – and don’t forget our free curtain lining offer, which runs until the end of April!

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Gorgeous upholstery fabrics

We have a wide range of fabrics to choose from when it comes to upholstery and now we have even more!

These fabrics are very hard wearing so are great for upholstery and yet they are still gorgeous as they come in vibrant and eye-catching colours. These fabrics will cheer up any room and give a totally new lease of life to that faded old chair in the corner!

Not only that, but these fabrics also make really wonderful heavy weight curtains, and there is lots of scope for co-ordinating fabrics in your room. For calculating requirements please see our guide to measuring for curtains.

If you have a loved piece of furniture that you would like to give a make-over then we are able to put you in touch with the right person for the job, our upholsters are able to refresh modern and traditional pieces. For more details please contact us.

IMG_20180404_143321If you would like to see our full range of upholstery fabrics then pop in and see us.

 

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Gorgeous new scandi fabrics in store

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We have some lovely, fresh-looking fabric in store, all ready for a spring makeover of your curtains and soft furnishings! The fabric, from the Nordic collection, boasts distinctive retro patterns in a rich palette of oranges, greys, cobalt and mustard in 100% cotton, to bring a fresh touch of scandi chic to your home.

Come and explore the range in store soon – available on the roll, with further patterns and colourways available to order.

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Beautiful new velvets

New in, and getting a lot of attention in both our Bridport and Yeovil shops, these beautiful velvets come in a rainbow of delicious berry colours, brights and neutrals. If you’d like to see what the colours would look like in your home the hanger can be borrowed for a small deposit, and the fabric is available to order from both our shops at £21.50 per metre.

These 100% polyester velvets are 140 cms width, and have a gorgeous soft touch and luxurious semi-matt texture. They’re suitable for curtains and domestic upholstery, and with a range of colours large enough to match any room scheme, would be a fantastic way to add a touch of luxe to your home.

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Spring makeover for holiday homes and hotels

It’s that time of year when you may be looking at renewing the soft furnishings in your guest accommodation, and at Livingstone Textiles we can help you with all apects of the process.  We have a huge variety of fabrics to choose from in store on the roll, and an even wider selection available to order from our suppliers, so whether you want to furnish a luxurious bolt-hole, or spruce up a holiday cottage, you’ll find plenty here to please.

For a luxe feel, take a look at our gorgeous Romo velvets to bring a really sumptuous finish for your property,or maybe our large range of seaside themed fabric in blues, brights or neutrals will tempt you – they’re great for cushions and curtains in a house near the sea.

We can guide you through the whole process, from choosing your fabric, to having your fbric made up into hand-finished curtains, blinds and other soft furnishings  made to measure by our experienced local seamstresses. We can even have your chosen fabric treated with fireproofing, with a certificate, for extra peace of mind.

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Sandstone & Shadow

An absolutely beautiful range of subtle designs from Bill Beaumont in soft muted colours.  The stripe effect is called Jordaan and the leaf spray is called Lars.  With a pattern repeat of only 33.5cm and a useable width of 140cm there is plenty of cloth for your money.  Contact us for further details and prices.

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LIVINGSTONES AT YEOVIL SHOW

20170714_144951We’re making our first appearance at the Yeovil Show.  Come over and say hello and take a look at the sample of fabrics that we have brought along to show you.  It’s just a taste of the massive range of stock that we hold across both our Yeovil and Bridport shops as well as our beautiful ribbopns and tapes, bindings and zips. 20170714_181104 20170715_081431We cater for crafters, knitters and sewers and hold a great selection of books for those of you wanting to try learning a new skill.  Our staff are all sewers and knitters and will be glad to answer your questions and help you. IMG_0094We also make up beautifully hand sewn curtains and blinds to order from any of the furnishing fabrics you choose in our shops.  We have a vast roll stock for you to choose from and give it free samples to make colour matching selection in your home easier and if you really can’t find anything there, you can browse our beautiful books and inspiring hangers and we’ll order your chosen fabric in for you. IMG_0099 (002)We pride ourselves on our customer service and are here to listen and do things well for you so come over and say hello if you’re at the Yeovil Show this weekend.  And if you can’t make it, find us opposite The Octagon Theatre where we provide free parking, a lift and ramps to enable full access to everyone.

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Silver Crushed Velvet

For a touch of luxury, add velvet. In fact, add crushed silver velvet and go the whole hog.
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Make gorgeous curtains or cushions and upholster a headboard or chair in this understated yet glamorous fabric.

 

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We can supply this fabric and have a making service so all you’ll need to do is relax in your new room.

 

 

 

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contact us for samples at www.livingstonetextiles.com to place an order or telephone 01935 456844

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Pure British Wools at Great Prices

WIN_20170216_14_42_04_ProAbsolutely stunning Pure British wools now in stock.

WIN_20170216_14_41_01_ProThere’s so many, we couldn’t get them all in the picture and we can’t fit them all on the shelf!  Choose from flecked tweeds, smart checks and rich plain colours for only £15 per metre.  Grab a bargain, once it’s gone……..

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Fabulous Lime Green

Put a little spring in your step with these stunning new fabrics now available.

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The zesty lime green looks striking against these greys, look out for our new shop display pictures coming soon……………

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Prestigious Fabrics- Velours

005_VELOUR After a more traditional look? Have a look at our beautiful velvet hanger from Prestigious Textiles, where you will find over 35 different velour colours to chooses from.

Fabric- Velvet
Composition- 100% polyester
Width- 143cm
UsageUpholstery, drapery, cushions

 

These are not available to buy from Livingstone textiles webshop and can only be viewed in our shop in Bridport Dorset. If you would like more information on fabrics we stock online or in our shop in Bridport please contact us and we will be happy to help.

 

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New Fabric- Chestnut

chestnut chair New in our shop this month is this beautiful fabric that illustrates chestnuts and other wildlife flowers. Living and working in the heart of the beautiful Dorset countryside we love fabrics that illustrates nature well, and this is certainly one of those fabrics.

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Buy online via our WebshopChestnut and Leaf Print
Composition- linen/ polyester
Width- 140cm/ 55″
Pattern repeat- 62cm/ 24″
Price- £19.50

Another fabric we love that is similar to this Chestnut fabric is our very popular  Botanical Fabric with Ferns, Butterflies and Dragonflies. This is not a new fabric but is a regular fabric we have had in for a while now and it is still as popular as ever.Ferns - Marsons

Fabric composition: 100% cotton
Pattern repeat: 61cm/24″
Width: 140cm/54″ or 280cm/110″
Price: £13.50/ £27.00

STOCK update 2016 : Unfortunately this fabric is now out of stock and no longer available.

If you would like a sample of these or any other fabric you have seen on here please contact us wit you details and information on the fabric you require and we will be happy to help.

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Baize

Baize 001 Baize 002Did you know that we stock Wool Baize at Livingstone Textiles?  If you are a player of Bridge you will probably enjoy your game on a proper card table covered in traditional green baize.  After many years of card games, your table could start to show signs of wear and tear and as they are a costly, often unusual item of furniture to replace, you may want to consider re-covering it yourself.  We have in stock, in our Bridport shop and also now available online here, this hard to come by fabric and if you don’t fancy doing the job yourself, we can get our upholsterer to do it for you, just ring the shop for details on 01308 456844. This lovely soft, green, pure wool is also ideal for lining jewellery or cutlery boxes, recovering writing slopes and desk inlays.

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More Water-resistant Fabrics for Awnings, Windbreaks and Outdoor Uses

LW poly wproof allHere are some more water-resistant fabrics. These are lighter weight than our heavy water-resistant polyester striped fabrics, and so are easier to sew. This makes them especially suitable for outdoor cushions or furniture covers, though they can still be used for awnings, windbreaks, deckchairs and swing seats. LW wproof poly multiThe coating on the rear of the fabric is translucent so you can see the stripes on the reverse of the fabric. We are selling a lot of this fabric for outdoor bunting, especially the colourful multi stripe. It would also make a brilliant shower curtain, and can be used for many craft applications, like making bags or aprons.

Buy online via our WebshopFabric composition : 100% polyster
Fabric width : 135cm/53″
Price : £8.30 per metre

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Water-resistant Canvas Fabric for Outdoor Uses

Heavy Poly Wproof All This new outdoor striped fabric is proving very popular and is suitable for many uses. It does not fray when cut, so can be used for deckchairs, including those with wider frames, directors chairs, swing seats, awnings and windbreaks. It can be sewn into cushions, although it is heavy so will need a robust machine and a jeans needle.

The fabric is patterned on the front and off white on the reverse due to the water-resistant backing.

For the more traditional narrow deckchair canvas, please see details here. For lightweight water-resistant canvas which can be sewn more easily see here.


Buy online via our WebshopFabric Composition : 100% Polyester
Fabric Width : 59″/150cm
Price : £9.00 per metre

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Tapestry Curtain Fabric with Aztec Design

Aztec Upholstery or Curtain FabricHere is a new addition to our range of tapestry fabrics. This one features Aztec type designs in a pattern of squares and some lovely soft colours. This fabric could be used for upholstery or bench seats, cushions or curtains – or you could make a fabulous bag from it instead.

Buy online via our WebshopFabric composition : 65% cotton 35% Polyester
Fabric width : 53.5″/136cm
Pattern repeat : 12″/31cm
Price per metre : £23.55

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World Map Fabric with Traditional Blue Colour

world mapOur popular World Map Fabric is now available in a new colourway with the sea shown as blue. This fabric is suitable for making blinds, curtains and cushions. It would look fantastic in a study or make fun curtains for a bedroom. This fabric is available to buy as a double width fabric or cut down to a standard width of 140cm/ 54″.

Buy online via our WebshopFabric composition: 80% cotton 20% polyester
Fabric width: Double width – 280cm/ 109″, Single width – 140cm/ 54″
Price per metre: Double width – £27.90, Single width – £13.95

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Floral red and stone coloured fabric suitable for curtains, blinds, cushions and upholstery

This fabric is ideal for making curtains, blinds, cushions and upholstery. Its lovely rich red colouring would give a room a warm cosy feel. The fabric is reversible.

Fabric composition: Mixed fibres
Fabric width: 145cm/ 57″
Pattern repeat: 72cm/ 28″
Price per metre: £12.90

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Damask style jacquard woven cloth for luxurious curtains, cushions and upholstery

This opulent cloth would make stunning full length curtains. It is also suitable for making cushions and upholstering armchairs. It is a cloth that is reversible with a shiny side and a matt side. Its colouring is a dark grey.

This fabric is available to purchase by the metre from our shop Livingstone Textiles in Bridport, Dorset.

Fabric composition: Mixed fibres
Fabric width: 140cm/ 55″
Pattern repeat: 40cm/ 15.5″
Price per metre: £19.65

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Elephant fabric for curtains, blinds and upholstery

elephants woven 1This lovely ethnic style woven fabric featuring elephants is suitable for making curtains, Roman blinds, cushions and upholstery. The fabric is reversible with natural cream and olive/grey colouring. This fabric is available to purchase from our shop in Bridport, Dorset.

Buy online via our WebshopFabric composition: 100% Cotton
Fabric width: 141cm/ 55.5″
Pattern repeat: 25cm/ 10″
Price per metre: £19.50

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Plaid woven fabric for upholstery, curtains, cushions

This plaid woven fabric is bang on trend. This cloth is ideal for upholstery and making cushions and curtains. It is available to purchase from our shop in Bridport, Dorset.

DSC_1520Fabric composition: Linen / cotton mix
Fabric width: 155cm/ 61″
Price per metre: £16.50

 

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Traditional damask style cloth for curtains and upholstery

This traditional looking woven cloth is a revisable fabric ideal for curtains, cushions and upholstery. With it’s neutral colouring it would fit easily into any room.

Composition: 100% cotton
Pattern repeat:
Fabric width: 140cm/ 55″
Price per metre: £22.50

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New Colour of Ticking Fabric

Ticking stripeHere is a new ticking-style cotton fabric suitable for curtains, blinds, cushions, loose covers and upholstery. We hope you like its unusual colourway, with a natural beige background with grey and cream stripes. This is a standard width fabric, rather than being extra wide like our other ticking fabrics.
Buy online via our WebshopFabric composition : 100% cotton
Fabric width : 56.5″/144cm
Price : £10.40 per metre

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New tapestry fabric suitable for upholstery, cushions and curtains

tapestry fabricThis luxurious tapestry fabric is now in stock at our shop in Bridport, Dorset.

With its rich colours this quality woven cloth is ideal for re-upholstering chairs, making cushions and heavy weight curtains.

STOCK UPDATE – this fabric is now out of stock, you can search for other curtain and upholstery fabrics on our webshop.

 

Fabric composition: 65% polyester/ 35% cotton
Fabric width: 148cm/ 58″
Price per metre: £