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Welcome to 1st For Fabrics.

Welcome to 1st For Fabrics – the one stop fabric shop stocking everything you need for your dressmaking, quilting and soft furnishing projects.

Our shop in Benton, Newcastle upon Tyne, is open 6 days a week. We have hundreds of fabrics, trims, patterns and notions in stock and friendly staff who are always on hand for help and advice. Inspiration is free, so come along, have a browse and plan out your next project!

Keep up-to-date with our special offers and giveaways over on our Facebook page!


Lovely little family run factory unit, tons of fabrics and prices, staff are friendly and always happy to help
Colin Chambers
01:43 06 Nov 17
Fantastic range of fabric and accessories, lovely staff and service. Yes, you will find some fabric on the internet cheaper, BUT the internet can never give you that instant feel of a fabric which establishes its quality and therefore its justified and true price.
Eileen Hill
10:10 23 Sep 17
An excellent range of fabrics, with pleasant staff always willing to give advice if needed
Pauline Laing
16:45 13 Oct 17
Good range, fairly priced, personal service
Kathryn Wakeman
15:44 25 Oct 17
Great service by people that know their stuff
Nad Cooke
15:23 04 Apr 18
It's a really good shop and you can find almost all what you need for sewing. And has a good variety of fabrics. Prices normal.
Eleni Limnaiou
10:55 17 Jul 18