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10/02/2021

Top 5 fabrics for SWIM & SPORTS

IBIZA A true swimwear staple with its beautifully iconic crinkle texture. LIFE RECYCLED A sustainable techno-fabric made with ECONYL recycled nylon. MATT & SHINY NYLON A fabulously versatile plain stretch fabric with either a fashionable MATT or SHINY finish. PRINTED FABRICS FLEX FLEX – our most popular print base. An all rounder in performance and quality. Xtralife lycra allows for freedom of movement and ensures a higher grade execution in chlorine. RENEW WAVE RECYCLED Featuring a three dimensional texture, our recycled Renew Wave is thick, strong and dynamic, ideal for... Read More

02/11/2020

Covid 19 Update

2nd November 2020 We are open ! In light of the recent announcement of the second lockdown, we just wanted to confirm that Funkifabrics and sister companies will remain open and continue to operate as normal. Luckily our premises are generous which will allow our dedicated team to work safely and remain distanced from each other, whilst adhering to all other H&S guidelines. Contact us if you have any queries on 0161 975 5942 or sales@funkifabrics.co.uk 9th June 2020 We are pleased to be operating as usual again! We are... Read More

21/10/2020

Don’t be tricked, get your Funki treat!

FREE GIFT with orders over… UK – £75.00 EUROPE & ROW – €150 / $150 Conditions apply.. Our free gift comprises of no less than 4mtrs in total, in multiple pieces/fabrics of varying lengths. Image representative of a free gift but not of the exact fabrics sent. Specific fabrics cannot be requested. Our gifts are premade. We aim to include a variety of plain, printed and foiled fabric types, although this cannot be guaranteed. Not all fabrics are first quality. Some fabrics are not from our standard product range and... Read More

dressmaking fabric 25/09/2020

A beginners’ guide to the best dressmaking fabric – stretch fabric

Dressmaking is a niche topic, and choosing the right material is imperative to creating a flawless garment. From dresses and tops to leotards and swimwear, the success of any garment lies with the choice of fabric. Whether you want to create Ballroom and Latin dresses or perhaps a simple crop top, here at Funki Fabrics, we’ve created a beginner’s guide to stretch dressmaking fabrics to help guide your project.  No matter what you are trying to achieve, you’ll find that stretch fabric really is the perfect dressmaking fabric! Stretch Fabric... Read More

sustainable fabrics 25/09/2020

Sustainable Fabrics

Here at Funki Fabrics, we pride ourselves on offering a selection of sustainable and recycled products to ensure that we are all doing our bit to reduce waste and one-time-use products. This blog will take you through everything that you need to know about sustainable fabrics and why we should be encouraging the reusing and reinventing of fabrics. We want you to enjoy your latest fabric purchase without the added guilt, and our recycled fabrics  here at Funki Fabric are the perfect place to start. So let’s start by defining… ... Read More

24/09/2020

Free Delivery Offer

9am 30/09/2020 SORRY SALE NOW ENDED ITS BACK!!! FREE SHIPPING for all our lovely funki customers as below. UK Delivery – free Europe – free delivery over €150 excluding VAT Rest of the world – free delivery over $250 Funkifabrics reserve the right to amend or remove the offerw without notice. Order value thresholds apply to goods only, excluding vat and any usual shipping charges

What You Need To Know About Fitness Fabrics

Sewing your own activewear gives you the ability to find a perfect fit; your activewear should make you feel limitless! Staying dry and comfortable are two of the biggest challenges for anyone looking for top-quality activewear, and both of these are directly affected by the fabric you choose. There are more fitness fabrics than you think, both natural and synthetic, and understanding the different benefits of each fitness fabric can help you choose activewear that meets your needs. What Are Fitness Fabrics? Not all fabrics are cut out for fitness.... Read More

14/08/2020

Guide To Prosthetic Limb Covers

Many years ago it used to be the case that prosthetic limbs were something to cover up and hide; not so nowadays! Prosthetic limbs should be shown off with pride, and one way to make them feel a bit more ‘you’ is to invest in a prosthetic leg or arm cover. People all over the world, from those born without certain limbs to those who may have lost limbs later in life, are choosing to customise their prosthetic limbs to add a touch of personality and individuality to their appearance.... Read More

23/10/2019

New Funki Website

We are delighted to launch our new dynamic website this Autumn. We are sure that customers will enjoy the new improved experience. We have already introduced additional print bases and plan to roll out more new products and features in the coming months. Enjoy!

14/10/2019

Hong Kong Ballet

Working with award winning fashion designer Liz Vandal. FunkiFabrics had the pleasure of working with world renowned fashion designer Liz Vandal, who created the most amazing costumes for Hong Kong Ballet’s production of Peter Pan. Liz’s crocodile was a true masterpiece, using our print TS1402 Mamba Liz used our SS354 Clockwork gold to create unique costumes for Captain Hook’s motley crew.