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Unique fabrics from all over the world | Free shipping from 80 €
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DISCOVER UNIQUE FABRICS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD AND SUPPORT AID PROJECTS WITH EVERY PURCHASE 

Shweshwe fabrics Shweshwe are traditional and high quality cotton fabrics from South Africa and Lesotho. As in the past, they are now produced using "blue print" copper roll printing. You get the fabrics at True Fabrics in a variety of colors and designs. The beautiful filigree and geometric patterns are their outstanding distinguishing feature. Behind the fabrics is the Da Gama-Textiles company in Zwelitsha in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. Almost 60% of the company is indirectly owned by its employees. FROM SOUTH AFRICA Discover fabrics True Story Aboriginal designs Our Aboriginal designs are printed on feather-soft cotton. One of the oldest art forms in the world finds its way into our hearts. In a colorful tradition, many designs reflect the philosophy of the native people of Australia. Aborigines were nomads, ate nature, gathered and hunted. But they would never have done anything to the environment that polluted or harmed them. They adored their beloved country and its environment. That's why the fabrics suit us so well, because they reflect what for True Fabrics stands. FROM AUSTRALIA Discover fabrics True Story Batik fabrics The art of batik is deeply rooted in West Africa. In our high-quality collection from Togo, we will show you which wonderful designs can result from it. The best thing about it: the fabrics are made in a training and production center where girls are trained as batiks and seamstresses free of charge. The sale helps to make the social enterprise supported by donations financially independent. Each piece is unique, a form of expression for its producer and a work of art. FROM TOGO Discover fabrics True Story

We are an online store with a social conscience, offering a vast selection of unique fabrics from around the world. Our products are sustainable and fairly traded! Best of all, for every meter of fabric sold, at least €1,00 goes directly to support aid projects. We collaborate with small and medium-sized textile producers from countries like Ghana, Togo, South Africa, Nepal, Australia, Guatemala, and India. By doing so, we promote traditional craftsmanship, champion cultural diversity, and ensure ecological and social responsibility. Each fabric is available in lengths starting from 0,5 meters.

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Schweshwe fabrics from South Africa

Fancy prints from Ghana

Aboriginal design fabrics from Australia

Batik fabrics from Malaysia

Woven fabrics from Nepal

Batik fabrics from Togo

Tartan woven fabrics from Scotland

Batik fabrics from Ghnana

Organic fabrics from Europe

Advantages with True Fabrics

Fabric sample / sample cards / grip samples

For all of our available fabric collections, you can order a sample card for a small fee of € 3,50. This includes a small pre-selection of fabric samples.

Your advantages with True Fabrics

Pay by credit card, PayPal or direct transfer, contact us by phone or in writing and benefit from our happiness guarantee.

Free shipping from 80 €

If you order within Germany for more than € 80, we will take care of the shipping. Click on the button “learn more” to see all information about shipping and payment options.

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Dear DIY enthusiasts, sewing enthusiasts, do-it-yourselfers, craftsmen, fabric collectors, textile artists and patchworkers!

You are looking for high quality fabrics, which not everyone has or you need a new sewing idea? At True Fabrics you will find a huge selection of unique cotton fabrics, Silk fabrics and Virgin wool fabrics from all over the world. Our fabric suppliers come from, among other things GhanaTogoSouth AfricaAustraliaNepal, Malaysia, Scotland or India. Whether classic African fabricsBatik fabrics from Togo, handmade Woven fabrics from Nepal, block prints from India or others Ethnic fabrics, from feather-soft to firm and robust, sometimes stiffened and sometimes with revolve, You will definitely find what you are looking for.

Each material tells its own  History and brings us a piece of its culture into our own four walls! Find the right material for your next project and lots of ideas. Check out our Sewing instructions , no matter if you would like to sew a  summer-dress would like to make a  bag , or backpack, there is definitely something for you. If you're beginner in sewing and need tips and tricks to get started, or want to learn more about the story behind True Fabrics , we would be delighted if take a look at our Blog .

Our claim is fair and sustainable trade. We donate at least €1,00 per linear meter of fabric sold aid projects. Thus, we aim at to make an impact beyond our relations with our customers and supliers. In addition, we have taken a number of measures to be as environmentally friendly as possible. More details on this, you can you find in the sustainability section. Organic cotton fabrics from India are also available by the meter in our range!

We regularly list brand new fabrics and brand new designs. This includes colorful decorative fabrics by the meter, robust or soft cotton fabrics or organic cotton fabrics, fine summer fabrics, plain Jersey fabrics IVN Best and GOTS certified, traditional Tartan fabrics or exclusive Clothing fabrics. There are ready-made ones for patchworkers Fabric packages. With us you can buy unusual fabrics online that nobody else has. Would you like to hold our fabrics in your hand before you buy them? Then simply order a fabric sample or sample card of your favorite designs. For our Sample cards we take a small contribution towards expenses of € 2,00-2,50.

In addition to our fair trade fabrics as meter, we have those too Sustainable sewing boxes on offer. Although sewing subscription- with our sewing magazine around the topic of sustainable sewing - as well as single boxes. Our sustainable sewing boxes are very special accessory projects for a creative break. In each sewing box you will find all the materials and sewing accessories you need for the sewing project. Of course, a sewing instruction is a Patterns and a video guide included. Our sewing boxes are suitable for sewing beginners as well as for advanced sewers.

We ship our fabrics across Europe and to Switzerland. You can pay conveniently via PayPal, credit card, Giropay, or bank transfer. For our Dutch customers, we also have iDEAL as an exclusive payment method and our customers from Austria can easily pay for their fabric orders online using EPS transfers. We also offer you one Happiness guarantee: if you are not satisfied, just send the material back! Now have fun browsing, ordering and of course we wish you happy sewing!

Your True Fabrics Team