The supplier directory
A comprehensive international database of suppliers of fabric, leather, dyeing, printing, fashion, wardrobe sundries, dry cleaning, manufacturers & disposal.
Ayni Bolivia is a fair trade organization, that works with 25 small workshops producing small collections from super fine alpaca fibre – specifically textiles, garments and home decor products.
Diane Holmes has worked for 17 years in partnership with a Karachi based embroidery workshop, producing period and contemporary embroidery for costume and set decorating teams within the film and TV industry and theatre.
DYPT produces contemporary textiles and home-wares, working with local artisans in the city of Bhuj in Gujurat. His focus is on natural dyes and the traditional techniques of weaving, hand block printing, bandhej / shibori & felt.
Ecologic Republic works with buyers in Europe to source and produce organic and fairtrade fabrics including organic cotton and ahimsa silk. They are happy to work on small scale projects.
Fairsew is a garment manufacturer based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. They are committed to fair treatment of their employees providing them with a safe working environment, offering benefits well above the minimum levels for garment workers in Cambodia and providing staff with opportunities for further learning and development.
HIMALAYA TAILORING CENTRE
The Himalaya Tailoring Centre Pvt. Ltd. is a certified member of the Fair Trade Forum of India (affiliated with the World Fair Trade Organisation). Their team of world class tailors are trained in classical tailoring techniques and have gained a reputation for their careful attention to detail and beautiful finishing.
HOUSE OF WANDERING SILK
House of Wandering Silk is a social enterprise based out of New Delhi. They create beautiful, unique and sustainable products using vintage, up-cycled and hand-loom textiles.
Khamir is a platform for the crafts, heritage and cultural ecology of the Kachchh (Kutch) region of Gujarat. Small orders can be made via Simon Marks of ‘Dypt’
•Bespoke Christening wear •Antique Victorian / Edwardian original gowns •Hand embroidery and finishing •Ships from the UK
Malabar has a world-wide reputation for its collections of unique furnishing fabrics – handloom fabrics in vibrant colours and textures, embroideries, appliqués, sheers, silks, chenilles and velvets, complemented by a palette of 105 paint colours.
ORGANIC TEXTILE COMPANY
The Organic Textile Company are a small, family run business based in Wales. They hold over two hundred types of organic cotton, bamboo and linen based ethical fashion fabrics and fair trade fabrics. They also hold organic cotton lappet and embroidered fabric.