Our Annual Summer Fabric Sale is Here!

upto 80% OFF over 100 dressmaking fabrics.

pop into our Brighton shop
or browse online today!

Be Creative - Be Original

"Sewing should be available to everyone"

- Päivi Salo, Owner and Founder

India's Hand Block Printed Indigo: Limited Collection now in stock!

Immerse yourself in the timeless beauty of Indian Indigo with our captivating new collection of hand block printed cotton fabrics. Sourced directly by Cloth Control from skilled artisans in India, these textiles are more than just cloth; they're cultural treasures.


Cloth Control, where fabric meets passion!

We strongly believe that sewing should be accessible to everyone, and that's why we carefully curate our dressmaking fabric collections to reflect this belief. Whether you have an affinity for Earth Friendly fashion or you're a savvy shopper on a budget, choosing Cloth Control as your starting point for your creative journey is a decision we are thrilled about!

earth friendly sustainable vintage fabric collection by Brighton fabric shop cloth control

Earth Friendly Fabric

Vintage fabric is one of the most ethical ways you can create new fashion whilst being mindful of our environment.

We are constantly adding to our sustainable collection with End Of Line Deadstock and Vintage fabrics.

Browse The Collection
natural linen dressmaking fabric blended with viscose is idea for spring and summer outfits and prone to less creasing

Linen Viscose Suiting

These beautiful linen blends have a softer touch and are much less prone to creasing. An ideal fabric for your smart Spring and Summer dressmaking creations.



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  • Very friendly and helpful service by Paivi

    The prices are very reasonable and the quality good. I will definitely use again.

    Norma Halder

  • One of the best fabric stores i’ve ever visited

    I was greeted by millie who was the most lovely sales associate and helped me pick out 6 beautiful fabrics, thank you so much.

    Cicely Woodgate

  • Best fabric shop in Brighton

    Excellent choice and a full length mirror to check if the fabric suits. Really helpful owner.

    Judith Harland

  • What a fabulous experience

    Great fabrics, colourful and high quality range of lots of different types. Very competitively priced, and extremely knowledgable staff who are on hand to advise on projects - my new favourite shop, will be visiting again soon!

    Duncan Shrewsbury

  • I love this shop

    It’s got a quality selection of fabrics at fair prices and the service is excellent. There’s always great advice and enthusiasm from the team. It’s feels like visiting friends but you buy fabulous fabrics at the same time.

    Anna Stone

  • We love cloth control!

    Such a wonderful local asset, amazing variety of fabrics and the owner is so kind and helpful. We go weekly!

    Katie Irani