Basic Essentials


We stock calicos, from basic utility to pre-washed, fine, quilters in bleached, unbleached and tea dyed. The quilters calico is often used as quilt backing and the utility weight is perfect for wall hangings as long as you wash it first as it does shrink slightly.

Linen and Osnaburg are very popular at the moment for embroidery, particularly redwork, giving a rustic or antique look to your projects.

Hessian is not just for potatoes! It is great for rug making and also Christmas stockings.

It has a very authentic aroma….we love it!