As the saying goes ‘it’s all in the detail’ and we all know how important it is to use the right haberdashery for your project, whatever that may be. Whether you need to hold it together with superior quality thread or change it up and add the finishing touches with ribbons, trimmings and other accessories, you will be able to find it all at your local haberdashery shop.

What is haberdashery?

Haberdashery is a term generally used for those items which might be handy when sewing. Another definition of a haberdashery is a shop or outlet that sells items used for sewing and tailoring. Haberdashery is a term for ‘old fashioned’ service. In today’s mass produced society, haberdashery is a term that stands for personal service and attention to detail.

A haberdasher also has multiple definitions. They may be somebody who works in haberdashery, owns one or makes the items sold in one.



What items are included in haberdashery?

There are a wide range of items that are included in haberdashery, some of which are stated below.

  • Sewing thread
  • Zips
  • Velcro
  • Curtain tape ad fabrics
  • Bias bindings
  • Ribbons
  • Tapes
  • Braids
  • Gimps
  • Sequin
  • Buttons
  • Dress net
  • Beaded trim
  • Rose buds bows flowers
  • Pins and needles
  • Shoulder pads
  • Felt
  • Fabrics
  • Buttons
  • Lace elastics

These products should be available to purchase at your local haberdashery shop or on a haberdashery supplier website and should even to purchase them as a wholesale.