Welcome to the world of designer fabric at Fabrics Galore, where we select the very best prints by many of the top fabric designers from the UK, Europe and the USA . Today, we're diving into our best-selling designer fabrics, highlighting the creativity of some of the industry's most celebrated designers in the world of furnishing and dressmaking.
First off, we have the iconic William Morris, a leading figure of the Arts and Crafts Movement. Our top pick from his collection is the most famous of all his prints, the 'William Morris Viscose Strawberry Thief' fabric. This fabric features a beautiful, intricate design of birds and strawberries, a classic motif of Morris. Even better, this print is available at Fabrics Galore in both a dressmaking weight viscose and a furnishing weight cotton panama. (You could match your dress to your curtains!)
The viscose Strawberry Thief 100% , has a silk-like aesthetic, breathability, and draping quality, making it an excellent choice for clothing, whereas the cotton panama version would be perfect for all home décor including domestic upholstery as it has a Martindale of 20,000.
Next on our list is Alexander Henry, a modern master of quirky, unique prints hailing from a design house in California. One of the most popular fabrics in his collection year-on-year is 'Frida's Garden'. This fabric is a vibrant tribute to the iconic Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo.
The design showcases Frida in her garden, surrounded by a myriad of colourful tropical flowers, all set against a striking black backdrop. This 100% cotton fabric is not only eye-catching but also versatile, making it perfect for a variety of projects, from crafting and quilting to light home décor as it also comes in a canvas weight. The blend of art, culture, and style in 'Frida's Garden Black' truly captures the spirit of Alexander Henry's designs, making it a standout choice for any fabric enthusiast.
Thevenon, a family design house founded in 1908, is known for its chic, French designs. Their 'Palm Tree' fabric is a tropical delight, adorned with lush palm trees that will transport you to a desert oasis. No wonder it is a perennial best-seller in our designer furnishing fabric range. This particular fabric comes in three beautiful colours and is a heavy weight cotton, making it suitable for curtains, blinds and cushions.
British designer, Orla Kiely, the queen of prints, brings us the best-selling 'Sweet Pea Pink and Orange' fabric from her collection. This fabric showcases Kiely's iconic retro-inspired designs, featuring a charming sweet pea motif in a vibrant mix of pink and orange hues. The 100% cotton material is both soft and durable, making it perfect for a range of projects, from clothing to home décor.
The 'Sweet Pea Pink and Orange' fabric is not just about its captivating design; it's also about the joy and creativity it inspires in those who use it. This is why it's a firm favourite among our customers and stands as a testament to Orla Kiely's unique vision and style.We also stock the Orla Kiely Linear Stem in a range of colours as well as the Orla Kiely Spot Flower, both popular and bang on trend this year.
Fabrics Galore is immensely proud to be an authorised retailer of Liberty Fabrics, a brand synonymous with luxury. Liberty, a brand renowned for its luxurious and timeless designs, presents the 'Tana Lawn Cotton Wiltshire Shocking' fabric. This fabric features a classic Liberty print - the Wiltshire design - now in a vibrant, shocking pink colour way that breathes new life into this iconic pattern. Made from Tana Lawn™ cotton, this fabric is incredibly soft, lightweight yet durable, and easy to work with, making it ideal for dressmaking and quilting. The 'Tana Lawn™ Cotton Wiltshire Shocking' fabric embodies the high-quality and distinct style Liberty is known for, making it a favourite among our customers. The full collection of Liberty fabrics is always worth a browse as we regularly add new prints to this designer’s Tana Lawn™ range.
Cath Kidston is renowned for her nostalgic, cheerful and uniquely British designs. The 'Home Furnishing Fabric Provence Rose' is a prime example, with a charming rose pattern that exudes a country cottage feel. This fabric is ideal for home furnishing projects, adding a touch of warmth to any space.
Finally, in our designer fabric collections, we have Laura Ashley, a brand that epitomises classic British style. The top selling 'Furnishing Burdett in Blue and Red' fabric features a timeless floral design in a striking colour palette. This Laura Ashley fabric, also available in a Eucalyptus green, is a great choice for home décor, bringing a touch of elegance and sophistication to any room.
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We hope you agree that each of these fabrics is a testament to the designer's unique style and vision. Whether you're sewing a new dress, crafting a quilt, or refreshing your home, Fabrics Galore has the perfect designer fabric for you. Happy sewing and don’t forget to share your creations tagging us @fabricsgalorelondon !