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We are the largest importer and distributor of Mattress Ticking fabric in the UK.

We have an extensive collection of products, specialising in knitted, woven, divan base, headboard and waterproof fabrics. We also design, import and distribute an exclusive range of mattress covers.

Our managing director, Simon Hargreaves founded the company in 2004 and has been in the textile industry for over 30 years and has extensive knowledge and experience in the sector with a rich manufacturing background.

We are proud to have a family history and tradition in textiles which can be traced back to our ancestor, James Hargreaves, who invented the Spinning Jenny in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire in 1764 (download the PDF file)

With offices in Turkey and China our global logistic network provides all our import and export solutions.


About Our Fabrics

We specialise in producing fabric materials for beds, mattresses, divans and headboards, in a range of natural and man-made fibres.

Many of our designs are produced in-house using the most up-to-date textile design software to ensure exclusivity and if necessary, incorporating company logos.

Our high quality damask collections include blends of Viscose/Cotton/Silk/Cashmere and Wool. Our fabric compositions can be certified for proof of Content.

Please view the galleries below to see our various collections.

We are approved suppliers for the National Bed Federation.

National Bed Federation

Fabric Testing

We sample, test and quality control our fabrics to ensure a high level of quality is produced with consistent results and performance.

We provide Flame Retardant certification to relevant UK BS standard for all our fabrics.

All FR chemicals used in the manufacture of our products are Halogen free and do not include Deca BDEs (please see declaration)

We conduct in house fabric testing and analysis including:

• Fibre Identification
• Thread Count & Density
• Fabric Weight gm m2
• Fabric Rolling and Inspection

We conduct external fabric testing and analysis in independent UKAS approved laboratories including:

• Flame Retardent to BS7177, BS7175, BS5852 & BS7176
• Tensile Strength
• Seam Slippage
• Martindale Abrasion
• Fibre Analysis
• Gas Fume Test
• Wet / Dry Colour Fastness
• Colour Fastness
• Light Fastness


The photographs of the fabrics and colours are representative only. While we make every effort to ensure that colours are as close as possible there will be slight variations from the original fabric due to the digital photography and the colour settings of your screen.

Our Office & Warehouse


Our modern warehouse facility is situated in an excellent location very close to the North-West motorway network.

We can offer a UK same day or next day service depending on your location and quantity required.

Our UK distribution partners are Tuffnells and Fagan & Whalley.

We deliver on pallets, cage or loose rolls. We always try to provide the most efficient and cost effective delivery solution.

We provide an efficient and cost effective export service to Europe, The Middle East and Ireland, please contact us for details.

We have over 25,000 sq feet warehousing space, and carry over 1 million metres of fabric. This ensures continuity of supply, customer confidence and a unrivalled level of service.

Phone: 01706 318030

Fax: 01706 229213


Contact Details

Please give us a call on: Tel: 01706 318030

Or email us at: info@originalfabrics.co.uk

Our offices and warehouse are at:
Unit 3, Knowsley Park Way,
Knowsley Rd Industrial Estate,


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