Theatrical Fabrics & Linens by the Metre

John England Theatrical Fabrics & Linens is thrilled to be the linen supplier of choice for a number of the world’s biggest film, television, theatre and opera companies. The companies main strength is the ability to design and weave completely unique theatrical fabrics and linens for a production.  Our designers can work with you to come up with the fabrics you want. These linens can be used for all aspects of a production, from costumes to props.

John England Theatrical Fabrics & Linens is a division of John England. It focuses on supplying fabrics to the theatre, film and TV industries, for all aspects of the production from costume to set design. John England can supply their theatrical linens to almost anywhere in the world.

We’ve provided exclusive theatrical linen fabrics for movies like Casino Royale, Lord of the Rings, Pride And Prejudice, Harry Potter and Pirates of the Caribbean. Also, television series including HBO’s Game of Thrones and prestigious operatic and theatre companies such as La Scala and Cirque du Soleil.

Our personal approach, specialist weaving ability, and outstanding remnant range has endeared us to the world of entertainment. As has our ability to source and dispatch many of our stock linens to productions within a matter of hours of being briefed by the costume designers.  Please check with our sales team what fabrics are available from stock.

On top of supplying linens from stock we can also design and weave fabrics especially for your production.

Call us on +44 (0)28 4062 0400 to discuss your requirements with our Product Development Department. To email please click here.


When told that Irish linen petticoats for Follies dancers were far more expensive than plain cotton, Florenz Ziegfeld replied: “I know. But Irish linen does something to their walk & remember, they are Ziegfeld Girls!”