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acorn fabrics
Fourth generation family business who have been suppliers of fine shirtings and accessories for over 40 years.
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acorn fabrics Aug 14
Understated and versatile, our Bronte navy moleskin is an excellent base shade for colour matching other fabrics. It's a heavy , woven and then sheared to create a short, soft pile on one side. Find out more here -
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acorn fabrics Aug 13
Looking for the best shades to to your existing cotting ? It helps to have a wide range of additional colours to choose from - and that's exactly what we provide here at Acorn. Take your pick from our fabrics here -
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acorn fabrics Aug 11
There's a certain art to matching the colours for your different fabrics, especially if you're dressing with a particular occasion in mind. No worries there - our blog post has some great tricks and tips you need to know:
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acorn fabrics Aug 7
Our Fife Burgundy is a quintessential fabric. It's a 100% Cotton twill which is brushed on one side to give a softer feel, and can be dressed up with a tweed jacket to obtain the classic country look. For more details, click here -
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acorn fabrics Aug 6
Or range runs the full gamut from Fife checks and to more casual items perfectly suited to a backyard barbecue or party. You can explore our full range right here -
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acorn fabrics Aug 5
Just a week to go until the start of the ! It's long been an event associated with traditional fabrics like . Our blog post explains a few of the reasons why these are so important! You can read the full post here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 30
Our Zephyr plain white fabric is 100% cotton. That makes it supremely comfortable, and helps it to 'breathe' well in warmer settings and environments - preventing the wearer from becoming too hot and stuffy. For more technical details, click here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 29
fabrics will probably be your first port of call for a wedding, and happily they're versatile enough for you to use in a range of other settings and events, too! We have a great range them here at Acorn! You can explore them all right here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 28
From this Saturday, guidance says that small wedding receptions will be able to go ahead. So, as long as it's safe for you to attend, it's a great time to highlight one of our most popular summertime posts - how to dress for a summer wedding!
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acorn fabrics Jul 23
The Hampton 301 Blue Printed Fabric is one of our most popular printed fabrics, and uses a single 50s compact yarn made from the finest Egyptian cotton. That makes it light, silky, and perfect for summer. Find out more technical details here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 22
Our summer office wear recommendations include lots of , which include lightweight cotton batistes, linens, and loose-weave breathable fabrics. We've got a fantastic range of them right here at Acorn! Browse them right here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 21
It can sometimes be a challenge to stay comfortable in the office in this warmer, muggier weather. No worries there - we've got some great suggestions for the best to use to chill out your formal suits. Explore our recommendations here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 16
This white is one of our best selling solid fabrics here at Acorn. As its name suggests, the Noble Plain White Cotton & Tencel Poplin Fabric is a mix of 50% cotton and 50% tencel, making it a great sustainable choice. Find out more here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 15
We have solid fabrics in a huge range of colours here at Acorn Fabrics, from smart navy blue to vibrant Barbados pink. Our white fabrics are the most versatile amongst our range, and are the perfect fit for a business setting. Explore them here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 14
Now that the UK is steadily coming further out of lockdown, it's becoming more important than ever to take care of our appearances, both at home and at work! Here are a couple of the top reasons why it's important to keep dressing well -
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acorn fabrics Jul 9
Our Windsor plain white solid fabric is a firm customer favourite. It's easy to see why! Light and silky, it's one of the finest fabrics we have to offer here at Acorn, and a classic staple for Savile Row shirtmakers. For more info, click here -
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acorn fabrics Jul 8
We're already into the second week of July - how is the time going so quickly? In the midst of this (barely) warmer weather, you'll ideally want a fabric that's light and breathable. Our superfine fit the bill perfectly -
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acorn fabrics Jul 7
If you want to feel comfortable and stay looking your best, it's best to remember to match your fabric to the current season. Here's a quick explainer of why the weave of your fabric is so important -
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acorn fabrics Jul 2
With the weather still getting warmer, it's a great time to break out the brighter colours in your wardrobe, ready to see the world again! Purple is an especially popular colour for sunnier weather, and we've got plenty of here at Acorn -
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acorn fabrics Jul 1
Our Imperial White cotton shirting fabric is a prime example of a fabric made with Egyptian cotton, whose long fibre length gives it a particularly light and silky feel. Find out more here -
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