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Why Reupholster ?

Reupholstering fabric has become very popular over recent years. At Yorkshire Fabric Shop we have a fantastic range of fabric to suit any style, you can browse our fabrics using our simple fabric finder. We love speaking with our customers about ...

How To: Take Care Of Your Curtains

You have found the perfect fabric and spent your hard-earned money to get them to fit perfectly and so the team at Yorkshire Fabric Shop wanted to share some simple steps to protect your curtains and keep them looking pristine for as long as ...

How To: Choose The Right Fabric For Your Curtains

Let’s face it; choosing the perfect curtains for your home is a difficult process. You need to choose the best colour fabric and decide if you want block colour or patterned fabric. The fabric that you choose affects how the curtains hang, the type ...

How To: Reupholster A Chair

At Yorkshire Fabric Shop we love to hear that people are reviving their furniture by reupholstering instead of just replacing it with brand new. We have loads of great upholstery fabric to suit any style, take a look at our fabric finder and find ...

Suede vs Leather – Which Material Is Best ?

Leather is a well known and well used fabric. It has many uses from clothing to upholstery. Suede is a different kind of leather and despite both materials being produced from animal hide, suede and leather are different. Leather is made from the ...

Transform Your Home With These Simple Steps

Your choice of fabric type, fabric colour and fabric design is exactly that, your choice. You are the one that has to live with the patterned sofa or velvet curtains, while the design of your home is ultimately up to you, there are some simple rules ...

What Is Corduroy Fabric ?

One of the most vintage fabrics that you can find, corduroy is made up of twisted fibres that when woven, lie in parallel rows, or “wales” to form the well-known texture of corduroy. Typically it is a cotton or cotton/mix fabric with a raised or ...

Leather vs Fabric

At Yorkshire Fabric Shop we have a fantastic range of both leather and fabric. Both are perfect for upholstery, but when it comes to your sofa, which is best? Both leather and fabric have their pros and cons, really it comes down to personal taste. ...

How Is Linen Fabrics Made ?

Many people are guilty of not knowing where things come from or how they are made and so it may be surprising to know that linen fabric is made from a vegetable, not just a vegetable but one of the oldest plants in our history. The flax plant ...

How To: Upholster A Stool

If you are wanting to get started in the world of D.I.Y. then learning to upholster a stool is a great place to start. It is a relatively simple process and can be hugely effective in a living room or bedroom, the hardest part is choosing the ...

What Does Your Favourite Fabric Say About You

Fabric is a very personal choice, what appeals to one person will not appeal to another, and that is why we have such a passion for fabric! We love choosing unique fabrics to please all of our customers; we want to provide a fabric that perfectly ...

Embrace The Outdoors And Bring Green Into Your Home

The colour green has long been associated with nature and has the ability to bring harmony and balance into your home. Used correctly green can either bring calm or tranquility or invigorate and refresh a room. With so many shades of green you can ...