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Barra Plain

The holy grail. An affordable, yarn-dyed, gorgeous, soft yet sturdy linen.

  • Dingley

  • Steel

  • Kashmir

  • Rust

  • Finn

  • Pine Cone


Beautiful, natural linen and linen-mix weaves, made exclusively for us in Lancashire.

  • Stornoway

  • Lerwick

  • Sole

  • Ghent

  • Antwerp

  • Brussels

  • Swaledale


Lovely cotton hopsack with neutral warp and coloured weft, woven in Lancashire. Dry clean please.

  • Chalk

  • Spring Leaves

  • Rosewood

  • Espresso

  • Calico

Trafalgar house linen cotton

63% cotton, 37% linen mix that simply makes the best washable loose covers. My most popular fabric since 1979.

  • Porridge

  • Sugar Beet

  • Coast

  • Feather Grey

  • Fennel

  • Nordic Blue

  • Lavender

  • Cardamon

  • Cardinal

  • Espresso

Harris Tweed

Woven on hand looms in crofters cottagers on the Hebridean island of Harris, Harris tweed is world famous for both its strength and depth of colour. Seen world wide on the backs of country gents, it has also been used extensively with great wit and panache by two of the greats of the fashion world; Alexander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood. NB if it does not have the Harris Tweed Orb, it is not Harris tweed.

  • Heather with Old Bard Hide

  • Bracken Herringbone with Brompton Tan

  • Loden Herringbone with Mont Blanc Winter Pine

  • Granite Herringbone with Atlantic Blue Hide

  • Peat Herringbone with Old Bard Hide

Biscay washable cotton

Heavyweight, very popular washable cotton equally well suited to removable loose or fitted covers.

  • Pearl

  • Linen

  • Duck Egg

  • Muffin

  • Poppy

  • Warm Charcoal


A really hard wearing fabric for tight covered sofas, with an unusual faded strie effect that gives movement and a lightness to what is a plain fabric.

  • Ivory

  • Mushroom

  • Clay

  • Denim

  • Rose

  • Red

  • Plum

  • Coal

Fitzroy house faux crushed velvet

Rather glamorous faux crushed-velvet in a viscose/polyester mix, designed for fitted upholstery.

  • Cream

  • Buttermilk

  • Mink

  • Wheat

  • Honey

  • Lipstick

  • Charcoal

  • Chocolate

  • Ebony

Scarborough cotton velvet

Stunning 88% cotton velvet in jewel colours, woven for us in Lancashire. Amazingly crease resistant for a velvet.

  • Forest Fern

  • Eagle Grey

  • Caramel

  • Egg Plant

  • Baltic Sea

  • Finch


Warm, beautifully soft, pure wool in a traditional herringbone weave. Lovely moorland colours. Dry clean please.

  • Island Stone

  • Moss

  • Thistle

  • Lavender

  • Red Lichen

Humber crushed chenille

A beautiful crushed chenille with a tumbled finish that mimics the look and feel of antique velvet.

  • Vanilla

  • Caramel

  • Lime

  • Scarlett

  • Plum

  • Teal Blue

  • Moss Grey

  • Peat Brown

  • Midnight Slate


Superior British cotton velvet with a slub effect in the weave that adds movement and interest. Fabulous on a fitted shape.

  • Champagne

  • Willow

  • Azure

  • Amethyst

  • Mink

  • Redcurrant

  • Mole

  • Charcoal

Forties house textured cotton mix

A predominantly natural yarn, plain fabric, ideal for fitted cover sofas.

  • Ivory

  • Light Apple

  • Honey

  • Red

  • Claret

  • Espresso

  • Charcoal

Portland house linen cotton

The classic English upholstery fabric. Woven from a mixture of cotton and linen, Portland is durable, soft to the touch and washable.

  • Linen

  • Almond

  • English Sky

  • Sail

  • Sycamore

  • Gothic Blue

  • Wisteria

  • Saddle

  • Fire Brick

  • Muddy Waters

Bed linens

A range of beautiful natural linen and linen / cotton mixes, woven in Lancashire exclusively for Sofas & Stuff.

  • Cromarty

  • Lundy

  • Sole

  • Brussels

  • Swaledale


Ever fashionable, ever beautiful. The essential cotton/linen plain fabric. Wash, or dry clean in fitted covers. Suitable for loose or fitted covers.

  • Cotton Linen


A beautifully soft tonal, practically coloured chocolate chenille. 47% acrylic, 39% polyester, 14% cotton.

  • English River

  • Winter Sky


We literally looked at hundreds of prints before settling on Amandine. Just the right balance between pretty and sophisticated we thought, and bang on trend colours too.

  • Sky

  • Iris

Barra Check White

We love linen, so our in house design team came up with Barra, a linen check which is woven exclusively for us in Lancashire. Our favourite fabric for 2012.

  • Check


One possibly for the boys? We fell for this design because it seemed to sum up so well an age where there was still time to stop and think, write and relax. And definitely no emails! Printed on a beautiful linen viscose mix cloth.

  • Check


There are stripes and stripes. Few we felt were as simple yet sophisticated as Lulgrove. We think it's the pin stripe that makes it a winner. A key home fashion trend for the next 12 months we predict.

  • Birch

  • Oat


A beautiful wool check in two stunning colourways.

  • Grey Black


A lovely linen cotton mix woven exclusively for us in Lancashire.

  • Natural

The Petworth Velvets

A sumptuous crop of jewel-toned velvets hand-picked to complement our classic handmade British sofa collection.

  • Honey

  • Pale Moss

  • Cerise

  • Victoria Fir


A strong hardwearing, elegant yet practical linen/cotton/viscose mix In subtle sea-smooth tones, great for both fitted and loose covers.

  • Neptune


Barra Check

Very smart 100% exclusive house linen woven for us in Scotland in six gorgeous checks, to co-ordinate with Barra Plains.

  • Dingley

  • Steel

  • Kashmir

  • Rust

  • Finn

  • Pine Cone

  • White


Inspired by the humble grain sack, our exclusive Walloon Stripe is woven from 100% Belgian Linen, deemed to be the world’s finest.

  • Red


100% Belgian Linen at its very best, Ullswater is a grain sack stripe designed by our in-house team. With its accompanying plain, Hawes, it won our “cloth of the year” competition in spring 2014.

  • Bible Black

  • Carmine

  • Chalk

  • Deepwater Blue


Hugely popular 100% Belgian house linen in a ‘grain-sack’ stripe, great for either tight or loose covers.

  • Flemish Black


Laid-back, classy, 100% premium Belgian linen in a smaller scale, smart brown check. Understated and timeless.

  • Check

Shannon Stripe

Great value linen/cotton mix ticking stripe with class, in relaxed, subdued range of colours, great for both fitted and loose covers.

  • Cranberry

  • Jasper

  • Midnight

  • Mocha

Barra Ticking

100% linen stripe in gentle Hebridean colours, woven for us in Scotland to co-ordinate perfectly with Barra Plains and Checks.

  • Dingley

  • Steel

  • Kashmir

  • Rust

  • Finn

  • Pine Cone


A softly muted stripe in finest 100% Belgian Linen, with the weight and quality to age gracefully.

  • Stripe



Classic, pretty English botanical tone-on-tone print in 65%/35% linen/cotton mix. Dateless and smart, ideal for tight fitted covers.

  • Charcoal

  • Nordic Navy

  • Linen


William Yeoward’s brilliant ‘Ethnic’ two-colour Khalana print in a 67%/33% viscose/linen mix, strangely good on classic British shapes.

  • Brick

  • Marine

  • Slate

Spring Rhythm

Hand-blocked exotic Indian cotton print collection in fresh colours, fabulous on fitted, clean-lined sofas, armchairs and beds.

  • Pomegranate Green

  • Lotus Reverse Blue

  • Lotus Reverse Green

  • Wave Green


Iconic, refreshed Liberty prints plus spectacular new florals and re-imagined paisleys in hardwearing a linen/cotton/nylon mix. Stunning. Dry clean only. * Liberty Fresco Citrus is 100% cotton.

  • Garden Onyx

  • Hebe Indigo

  • Fresco Lagoon

  • Patricia Spice

  • Marquess Nightshade

  • Fresco Citrus


Galloway Leather

A full grain, sturdy leather in brown or black with a worn-in, sanded finish and just a touch of the Clint Eastwoods about it.

  • Ranch

  • Chocolate

Hartland Leather

A full grain, semi aniline leather, very soft to the touch.

  • Black

Foreland Leather

A semi aniline corrected grain leather with a protective finish, ideal for children and messy adults.

  • Mocha

  • Tan

  • Cream

  • Claret