Dressmaking Fabric

Browse our dressmaking fabrics here. Find each seasons new textiles and prints at Higgs and Higgs. To make a beautiful item you need the best fabric.

Understanding Dressmaking Fabric

Dressmaking fabric is the special stuff that dreams of outfits are made of. It’s the material that turns a plain piece into a fabulous creation. From soft and flowy to sturdy and structured, dressmaking fabric comes in various types, each with its own charm.

Popular Types of Dressmaking Fabric

1. Cotton: The Comfy King

Cotton is like a cozy hug for your skin. It’s soft, breathable, and comes in loads of colours and patterns. Everyday clothes, like t-shirts and summer dresses, adore cotton for its comfort.

2. Cord: The Versatile Classic

Whether it’s plain or printed, jumbo or baby, corduroy is such a classic dressmaking textile. Great for trousers, shirts, waistcoats and so much more

3. Denim: The Cool Cat

Denim is the tough cookie of dressmaking fabric. It’s strong and durable, making it perfect for everyday heroes like jeans and jackets. Denim says, “I’m here to stay, and I look cool doing it.”

Popular Uses of Dressmaking Fabric

1. Everyday Marvels

Dressmaking textiles transforms into the clothes we wear every day. T-shirts, skirts, and trousers – they all start as a roll of fabric. Cotton and jersey fabrics are best pals for creating comfy, everyday outfits that make you feel good.

2. Celebrations and Glamour

When the occasion calls for a bit of glitz and glam, dressmaking textiles steps up their game. Silk, satin, and lace fabrics become the stars of the show, turning into stunning dresses, glamorous gowns, and outfits that sparkle under the lights.

3. Expressing Creativity

It isn’t just about following patterns; it’s a canvas for creativity. Crafters and DIY enthusiasts use it to make unique pieces that express their style. From funky patterns to custom designs, dressmaking fabric lets you unleash your imagination and wear your creativity on your sleeve – quite literally!

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    • 100% Cotton Dotted Swiss Blush and Turquoise Dots on White

      £9.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Oxford Chambray Shirting Blue

      £9.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Plain Superior Lawn – Blush 45

      £8.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Plain Superior Lawn – Iced Mint 34

      £8.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Plain Superior Lawn – Light Turquoise 36

      £8.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Velvet – Black

      £15.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Velvet – Dark Navy

      £15.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Velvet – Rich Deep Red

      £15.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Velvet – Royal Blue

      £15.99 /per metre
    • 100% Cotton Velvet – Royal Purple

      £15.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Black 8100

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Café au Lait 6005

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Dark Navy 1229

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Fawn 5006

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Frost Blue 0078

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Grass Green 0013

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Mauve 3016

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Ochre 3010

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Orchid 3017

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Rich Red 0033

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Teal 0073

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool – Winter Cream 8385

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Fabric – Lime Green 2033

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Aubergine 5023

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Dark Grey 7002

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Indigo 7026

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Light Mocha 5005

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Mid Denim 7028

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Mid Grey 5002

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Mole Brown 7005

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Natural 5004

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Peat 5032

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Petrol 7038

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Rust 5009

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 100% Pure New Boiled Wool Melange – Sand 7004

      £27.99 /per metre
    • 14oz Unwashed Cotton Denim – Indigo

      £14.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Cognac 90

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Curry 83

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Dusty Lilac 84

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Dusty Mint 88

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Hazel 89

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Rich Dark Pine 75

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Rich Petrol 87

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Terracotta 86

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Dusty Denim 93

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Mulberry 92

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 21 Wale Babycord – Old Rose 91

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 8oz 100% Cotton Washed Denim – Dark Indigo

      £9.99 /per metre
    • 8oz 100% Cotton Washed Denim – Mid Blue

      £9.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Black 32

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Bordeaux 52

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Cream 39

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Dark Camel 48

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Dark Navy 34

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Dusty Aubergine 57

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Dusty Rose 53

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Dusty Sage 54

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Hunter 47

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Indigo 36

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Light Grey 44

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Mid Blue 37

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Moss 46

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Navy 35

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Ochre 45

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Pale Blue 59

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Pale Pink 58

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Putty 40

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Rich Red 51

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Rust 50

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Soft White 38

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Terracotta 49

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 8oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Vintage Blue 55

      £13.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Dusty Mauve

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Fuchsia

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Indigo

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Ochre

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Pale Grey

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Pastel Blush

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Peacock

      £12.99 /per metre
    • 9oz Coloured Stretch Denim – Sky Blue

      £12.99 /per metre
    • Abraham Moon 100% Wool Tweed Check Tartan – Red Monroe

      £19.99 /per metre
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      Ambra Floral Stretch Jacquard Italy – Black – Deadstock

      £7.99 /per metre
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      Babycord 21 Wale – Gingko – Cream

      £9.99 /per metre
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      Babycord 21 Wale – Gingko – Pale Pink

      £9.99 /per metre
    • Barcode Stripe Linen Mix – Beige

      £12.99 /per metre
    • Barcode Stripe Linen Mix – Black

      £12.99 /per metre
    • Barcode Stripe Linen Mix – Brown

      £12.99 /per metre
    • Birdseye / Oxford Cotton Shirting with Stretch (Spanish) – Pale Blue

      £11.99 /per metre
    • Black & White Boiled Wool Check Jersey

      £19.99 /per metre
    • Black Royal Stewart Tartan Fine Boucle

      £12.99 /per metre
    • Blossom Garden FRENCH POPLIN – Multi on Black

      £14.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Airforce 690

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Black 999

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Dusty Mauve 815

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Dusty Plum 820

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Grey Melange 695

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Ice Blue 635

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Ivory 020

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Khaki Green 212

      £22.99 /per metre
    • Boiled Wool Crepe – Mustard 575

      £22.99 /per metre