Category Archives: Latest Fabrics

New Year – Time to be Inspired!

  As it’s the New Year we think it’s the perfect time to refresh your wardrobe, and we have the perfect fabrics to do just that! If you need a bit of inspiration follow us on our social media pages, our Instagram page really lets you see up close the beautiful detail of our fabrics! The […]

Beste Bragg

With years of experience in fashion design, Beste Bragg offers a bespoke haute couture bridal and evening wear service from her atelier situated in the picturesque Northamptonshire village of Farthinghoe.         Beste is a true romantic and her long running love affair with vintage & period styles, combined with her love of […]

Samuel Tweeds – Mohair Products

Linton Tweeds are proud to promote our association with Samuel Tweeds. Samuel Tweeds manufacture the highest quality mohair fabrics and accessories. Our collaboration means we can offer an even greater variety of top quality fabrics. Please use the coupon code “LINTON15” to receive a 15% discount on the Samuel Tweed website – Free shipping on all orders to the UK. If you […]

BBC Local Radio 50th Anniversary & Fiona Hurley

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To mark the 50th anniversary of BBC Local Radio the regions are uniting in stitch! The challenge is to create a 25cm/10″ fabric square that best reflects what you treasure about your patch.  From castles to cairns, Cumberland sausages to Morcambe Bay Shirmp what is is it that says Cumbria to you? Using up small […]

Anne Ladbury gives advise on working with our Linton fabrics

One of our most loyal and well established customers Anne Ladbury, presenter of many BBC programmes on dressmaking and author of around 40 books has very kindly compiled a small booklet on sewing tips, advice and suggestions on selecting and handling our Linton fabrics. As our fabrics are loosely woven and of a delicate nature they […]

Susan Morley

Susan Morley runs courses on making a couture Chanel inspired jackets.  Here she has made a jacket using Linton fabric and in her own words she describes the construction. I recently made this ¾ length jacket ready for the Autumn. The pattern for the coat is based on a Burda princess line coat pattern 8292, […]