If you’re feeling the chill with the recent cold spell then we have the answer – beautiful handknitted goods, yarn to knit your own creations, capes, winter dresses and more! Below is a selection of the items we have in store, but do call in to see the full range…   ‘Swallows Fly North’ a hat pattern from Yorkshire’s to Dye For. Also available as a kit. Yorkshire’s to Dye For has some new yarns just in – including Aran weight Falkland wool from organically farmed sheep in the South Atlantic.  There’s also some beautiful chunky baby alpaca and some very special cashmere and silkRead More →

As you might expect, most of our sellers are keen to leave Christmas behind and the shop is fast filling up with more new items every day. This doesn’t mean there aren’t some bargains to be had in store though, so come on down to find reductions on a some of our sellers remaining Christmas stock, including 25% off selected items from A Royal Fit… …and at least 20% off Sara V Gartside’s beautiful hand painted hearts.   So why not pop in and find out what bargains you can find?Read More →

To help you with those last bits of Christmas shopping (or to treat yourself once Christmas is over), Fabrication will be open as following over the Christmas and New Year period: Sunday 20th  ~  10.30 – 16.30 Monday 21st  ~  10.00 – 18.00 Tuesday 22nd  ~  10.00 – 18.00 Wednesday 23rd  ~  10.00 – 20.00 Thursday 24th  ~  10.00 – 16.30 Friday 25th  ~  CLOSED Saturday 26th  ~  CLOSED Sunday 27th  ~  10.30 – 16.30 Monday 28th  ~  10.30 – 18.00 Tuesday 29th  ~  10.30 – 18.00 Wednesday 30th  ~  10.30 – 20.00 Thursday 31st  ~  10.30 – 16.30 Friday 1st  ~  CLOSED Back toRead More →

Forget Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the second annual Gingham Saturday is here again! Taking place this coming Saturday, 5th December, this event sees the majority of Fabrication’s sellers offering discounts on a wide range of items for one day only, so why not pop in and grab yourself a bargain? It also coincides neatly with Small Business Saturday, and what better way to support your local small businesses than buying your Christmas presents (or a treat for yourself) from a shop full of the work of Yorkshire micro-businesses?Read More →

Saturday saw not just the celebration of our third birthday but also the launch of our new loyalty card scheme. If you were in the shop over the weekend hopefully you’ll already have one of these cards in your wallet, if you don’t then all you need to do is pop in to the shop and make a purchase over the value of £10 – this will get you your card and your first stamp.  Stamps are available for every purchase of £10 or over, and the reward for filling your card is a (free) fab Fabrication tote bag – handy not just for futureRead More →

What a difference 3 years makes! Today marks Fabrication’s third birthday, the perfect time to look back at how far we’ve come. In the beginning it was just a shell of a shop, with marks on the wall left from the previous occupants: But it took shape, and in October 2012 we were proud to open our doors to the public with 40 sellers: 180 sellers have joined us since then. Our shop in The Light is brimming with beautiful handmade goods from our 83 sellers, some of whom are still with us from that first day: In celebration of our shop going from strengthRead More →

 My company name is Word Perfect and I do word art and personalised items for all occasions. The word art can be any shape and colour and can say anything you like to make it really personalised. I have been doing this for just over a year now, first of all doing it for fun and then for family and friends. I am very excited to join Fabrication and look forward to working with such a great enterprise. The most popular items are for weddings and babies. I also do other personalised items such as on this day items for special events. If anyone has anyRead More →

Bethanie was born in Portsmouth, then moved to Norwich for University, and is now based in Leeds! Along with her ethnic background, locations naturally became an important part of her life. Originally using her papercuts as stencils for printmaking, she felt sad to throw away these detailed stencils and decided to frame them. For as long as she can remember, Bethanie has always been cutting paper. All artwork, including her business cards, are carefully designed and hand-cut with minimum injury to herself! With a lot of patience, she creates intricate maps and designs to share with everyone. Big or small, her products can personalised toRead More →