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Should curtains touch the floor?

One of the things that you consider buying curtains is its length. It's one of the deciding factors in choosing the best curtains for your windows.  Curtain fabric expert at Yorkshire Fabric shop shares some ideas about considerations in the ...

What is a good price for fabric per yard?

Well first of all at Yorkshire Fabric Shop we sell upholstery and curtain fabrics by the metre and "yard" is usually a measurement for clothing textile businesses.  So let's change the title to "what is a good price for fabric by the ...

Where is the best place to buy curtains online?

We can all see the long list of curtain stores online, but we can assure you that the Yorkshire Fabric Shop would be very competitive with the variety of curtain fabrics that we have. Visit our website at www.yorkshirefabricshop.com, and we will ...

Why are fabrics so expensive?

Have you ever wondered how upholstery fabrics are made? It's a long process, whether it's from natural or synthetic fibre. As with everything tt starts with the raw material that would involve planting, harvesting, tanning, treating, dyeing, ...

Why are roman blinds so expensive?

Roman blinds have been used as a window covering for many years now. Before fabrics and curtains were enough to cover window openings. However roman blinds are developed to get rid of dust from entering rooms and to have privacy in your home, as ...

What are the five different types of textiles?

Textiles are created from fibres and threads from natural or artificial materials. Textile includes threads, cords, nets, and a lot more. Textile fibres are made into fabrics using different methods like weaving, knitting, and felting. The ...

Are made to measure curtains worth it?

Curtains come in different sizes, colours, and fabrics. Although there are a lot of curtains to choose from, there is a chance that you do not always get the best fit for your home. Having made to measure curtains gives you a lot of options. ...

What is the most sustainable fabric?

The most sustainable fabric is a material that is concentrating on providing the needs of the present without sacrificing the ability of future generations to meet their own necessity. This concept of cloth is embedded in the three principles of ...

Is cotton a durable fabric?

Versatile and comfortable these are few of the best qualities the cotton fibre prides itself, among other fabrics. Taken from the cotton plant's seedpods, it is one of the naturally-produced threads in the globe. It can be knit or woven into two ...

What is the strongest natural fibre in the world?

Fibres are threads or filaments that are knitted or woven to produce textile materials for a wide range of products. Different fibres are made from either synthetic or natural processes. Synthetic fibres are human-made threads that are cheaper and ...

What is the most luxurious fabric?

Usually, homeowners are looking for the fabric they can spend less on with an expensive designer look. They think it’s better than buying new furniture, also it's a way of preserving a valued vintage item. Upholstery is one of the most important ...

What material is best for roman blinds?

The roman blinds have a long history and will stay in the trend even decades from now. This window shade is modest and yet stylish, its contemporary design is custom made from quality curtain materials that are operated by a series of upright cords ...