To Buy

What a treat we have in store for you, We are so terribly excited with the mix of traders for the Festival of Fabric V.

Once again we are to be joined by specialist fabric, haberdashery, sewing machine and sewing paraphernalia traders as well as some jolly good new eggs who will be bringing contemporary fabrics and sewing accessories to the market. There should be something for everybody with vintage reproduction fabrics and patterns being represented beautifully.

Our traders are so dreamy, they become quite animated with the prospect of chatting to all your good selves about the items they have available!

  • Vintage Patterns
  • Vintage Fabrics
  • Contemporary Fabrics
  • Furnishing Fabrics
  • Contemporary Knitting And Crochet Supplies
  • Vintage Sewing Machines
  • Handcrafted Vintage Pattern Stationery

Felixstowe Sewing School

Dressmaking fabrics from times past with patterns, sewing aides, haberdashery and cheerfulness thrown in for good measure.

Botchett and Leggit

The wonder of Botchett and Leggitt's stand leaves me searching for words. An extensive variety of vintage and contemporary fabrics, sewing machines, crafting items, sewing supplies, millinery supplies - you name it and they probably have it or can get it!


21A is a well established trader in all things vintage with a beautiful selection of vintage fabrics, patterns and sewing related items including charming sewing boxes, accessories and crafty paraphernalia from a bygone time.

1940s Style For You

Beautiful vintage patterns for sewing, knitting, crochet and handycrafts. Gorgeous vintage and contemporary fabrics suitable for creating that lovely vintage 40's look. Oh yes, the additional haberdashery, sewing supplies and accessories will make your heart sing.

Oliver Road London

Another new trader to the Festival and a seller of all things vintage relating to sewing and crafting with fabrics, patterns, haberdashery - crikey I cannot wait!

St Elizabeth Hospice

The Hospice never fails to disappoint with a broad selection of donated fabrics, patterns and haberdashery being sold to raise funds for this brilliant community hospital.

Carole Stuart

Carole is a retired professional dressmaker with an extensive collection of fabrics, patterns and haberdashery she wishes to pass on….a treasure trove of items.

Jacqueline Hill St Helena Hospice

St Helena's Hospice is another of the charities that the Festival supports. Beautifully presented items donated in order to raise funds for this East Anglian hospice - grab a bargain and support this wonderful organisation.

Vintage Treasure Chest

Vintage Treasures Chest is another new trader to the Festival. They are a local business specialising in Mid Century items with a lovely selection of patterns, haberdashery, sewing items, fabrics and much, much more!

Ever and Ava

Ever and Ava carries an ecclective mix of haberdashery, fabrics, patterns and crafting items that are sure to tempt you. Always beautifully presented with some unusual items to draw your attention.

Mrs M Textiles

Mrs M is a very good dressmaker and has a very good eye for fabrics and all things sewing so you know you'll find something lovely on her stand!

Teresa Ward

I am never ceased to be amazed by the wonderous selection of vintage fabrics that Teresa brings to the Festival. Original fabrics and trimmings from the 1930's to the 1980's.

The Little Fabric Shop

The Little Fabric shop always offers a broad selection of the most delightful contemporary dressmaking fabrics, specialising in stretch and cotton poplins, fat quarters and jelly rolls, sewing accessories - ideal for running up lovely blouses and frocks.

The Fabric Fox

The Fabric's Fox sells a carefully selected range of gorgeous contemporary fabrics suitable for dressmaking and sewing crafts. They also have charming sewing accessories and kits that are irresistable.

Carol Leach Inspirato Interiors

A new trader to the Festival, Carol is an experienced sewer and producer of soft furnishings so I wait with baited breath to see the beautiful selection of fabrics she will be bringing on the 28th!​

Karen King Curtains

Karen King is having a clear out! She will be selling a selection of fabrics accumulated from many years as an expert sewer of soft furnishings.

Havin a Yarn

Havin a yarn stock a range of wool, yarn, knitting needles, crochet hooks, buttons, accessories and patterns as well as haberdashery.

Sewing Machine Doctor

Mr Tim will be there with a fine selection of vintage sewing machines to spark conversations and admire. A mine of information with regards to sewing machine servicing and maintenance. He's also a jolly nice chap too.

Society of Fabric

The Society of Fabric not only offers vintage sewing items but also makes the most delightful cards from recycled vintage fabrics and dressmaking patterns so if you are looking for some gifts for sewing friends - head on over to this stand.

Information coming soon