What is… A Curtain Heading?
Pencil pleat, pinch pleat or eyelets? The curtain heading you choose is as important as the fabric for the finished […]
How To Use Fuse-a-Web
Fuse-a-web is a great way to fix fabric to fabric when you’re doing applique and crafting. The fine mesh-like material […]
How To Cut On the Bias
knowing how to cut on the bias is a useful skill to master for your sewing projects; ad on to […]
How To Use Continuous Zipping
How to put the slider onto continuous zipping Buying continuous zipping by the metre is the perfect option for when […]
What is… Osnaburg Fabric?
We have some some really interesting and unusual fabrics in stock at Livingstone Textiles; some, like this Osnaburg fabric can […]
What is Baize?
Green baize is a traditional wool or wool mix fabric with many household uses Did you know we stock traditional […]
How to measure for a Roman blind
Do you want to know how to measure for a roman blind? Roman blinds make smart window furnishings, adding a […]
How to Measure for Curtains
Making or ordering curtains? You’ll need to measure for the width and the finished length. Whether you are measuring your […]
What is a Half Drop Pattern Repeat?
What is a half drop pattern repeat, and how do I work with it? If you’re looking at curtain fabric […]
How to Measure for Net Curtains
Net curtains are decorative sheer curtains that can screen us from the public gaze, obscure an unwanted view, or filter […]