FAQ'S / Help
How can cheapfabrics.co.uk sell at such low prices?
At cheapfabrics.co.uk we sell at extremely competitive prices as we are a dedicated internet superstore and hence cut out the more traditional costs associated with retail outlets such as high street rents, rates, high labour rates, etc.
Direct purchasing and intense bulk buying enable us to pass these savings on to you, the customer!!
Cheapfabrics.co.uk does supply many schools and our normal procedure is to request institutions to place orders direct on the website and select cheque as the preferred payment in the checkout procedure. We will only send the order direct to the school once we have received confirmation from the bursar/head/secretary after the order has been placed.
Cheapfabrics.co.uk provide you with a massive selection of fabrics available by the metre and also a comprehensive range of trimmings, haberdashery, beads and other craft items. Unlike many of our peers we have a very large holding of stock and are in an excellent position to fulfill your orders with immediate delivery.
If for any reason you cannot find what you are looking for or we are not advertising for sale a product you are searching for, our team of dedicated sales executives will endeavor to do their best to search the fabrics industry for the product you wish to buy. Please contact the sales team on firstname.lastname@example.org
• We accept all major credit cards and debit cards. We use PROTX as our payment service provider who uses industry standard socket layer technology (SSL) to encrypt all your personal information including debit and credit card number, name and address.
• We also accept personal or company cheques, banker‘s drafts, postal orders. Please note that goods will only be dispatched upon receipt of cleared funds. Cheques may well take up to 10 days to clear.
Please send all postal payments to the following address;
59-60 Thames St
We also accept PAYPAL.
All goods are normally dispatched upon receipt of cleared funds subject to stock availability. If we are out of stock you will be notified at the earliest opportunity. Please see our delivery schedule for delivery services that are currently available.
Yes we deliver globally. Please be aware that there may well be duties and/or other taxes levied upon the importation of your order. This charge will be the sole responsibility of the buyer.
We offer a complete sample service of all the fabrics available on cheapfabrics.co.uk. To enable us to offer you the best possible service and to help us keep our prices low, we make a nominal charge of £0.99 for each swatch. The average size for each swatch is approx 3" x 2".
The following products are sent on a secured deposit basis: Product codes: scbla, scnav, scivo, howhi, hopea, hopin, hosbl, heowh2, heoiv3.
Due to the nature of the cost of the fabric and the size of the swatch these products are sent against a secured deposit of £10 which is refunded upon return of the swatch. The average size of these swatches is 8" x 6".
All non-fabric goods may be returned for a refund. However, fabrics that are ordered and cut to your specification cannot be returned. This does not affect your statutory rights. For further information, please click here for returns policy.
What happens if i cannot buy the quantity i require? Although our inventories are considerable, it is not possible to hold endless supplies of all the items available on our store. If you receive a message stating your desired quantity is not in stock, we recommend that you continue with your purchase as it is normally possible to fulfill most orders. If for any reason we are unable to complete the order, we will issue you with a refund.
Is there a minimum order value? There is no minimum order value EXCEPT when paying via Cheque or Postal / Money Order the minimum order value is £4.95. Orders for less than this amount will not be processed if your selected method of payment is "Cheque / Money Order".