Cotton fabrics are ideal for those initial forays into sewing and they offer terrific options in terms of how they can be worked. So if you’d like your first project to be a cushion with an envelope closure, or perhaps a cosmetic bag, you’re sure to have lots of fun sewing if you opt for a cotton fabric. The diverse motifs of our cotton fabrics encourage you to get creative - and at the moment many of our motif-bedecked fabrics are discounted! So browse right away, fill your shopping basket and get going with your new hobby! Perhaps you have a friend whom you’d like to bring around to the idea of sewing? If so, put a fabric package together for her that she can use for her initial forays into sewing - perfect as a last-minute Christmas present or just for in-between!
Anyone who’s already sewn a patchwork throw is sure to recall trying to get all the various fabrics together for the individual patchwork motif blocks. Now, we’re making it easy for you to find the right combination of fabrics, as our fat quarters have a harmonising effect. Not just the same weight, but also uniform colourways, ensure that your patchwork project made from fat quarters sourced at myfabrics.co.uk will become one of your firm favourites!
Patchwork originated so as to re-utilise remnants of fabric. Of course, that’s still a good option, but usually there are still a few colours or fabric variants that you need to complete the patchwork project. At myfabrics.co.uk, you’ll find all you need to complete your patchwork piece: bias binding, solid-coloured complementary fabrics and high-quality patchwork fabrics, as well as complementary sewing accessories.
Our new cotton fabric Cotton Flower Wheel blows you away with its floral, yet equally graphical, design and its bold colours – perfect for mixing and matching fabrics and perhaps for embarking on your first patchwork project? With these colourful cotton fabrics, you're sure to bring colour into the bleak autumn and winter!
Patchwork projects are your favourites? Then you should take a look at our new inspiration 'Patchwork'. There, you'll find a selection of cotton fabrics matching in colours and quality, which makes the perfect for patchworking.
Purple, orange, and turquoise blue are the colours that lend a certain whiff of the orient to our new cotton fabrics with paisley and flower designs. This beautiful, softly falling, woven cotton quality is easily cut and ironed. If you like a wild pattern mix, just combine all fabrics using patch working. Since all colours are in harmony, this quickly creates an oriental atmosphere.
Frequent sewers learn to appreciate a rotary cutter. If you're patchworking or making ribbons or borders: a rotary cutter will cleanly cut several layers of fabric with ease. Our advice: use a different blade for each kind of fabric! New in our shop: rotary cutters at myfabrics.co.uk