DIY Wardrobe Re-inventions

Feeling the strain on the purse strings this Christmas Season? Wanting to overhaul your Wardrobe with new Winter warming fashion items?

The Stripes Company bring you a lovely and creative solution…DIY Wardrobe reinventions to revamp your old Winter favourites!

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Headband perfect for Skiing with your choice of Bobble to coordinate or clash with any outfit – simply interchange!

From Bobble Pom Pom, Striped Webbing, Cords, Braids, Fringes and Ribbons

The Stripes Company offer something for everyone and everything.


At reasonable prices by the metre you do not have to spend a fortune to make a piece of clothing stand out from the crowd.

knitten gloves with pompoms





These Mohair Wool hand knitted mittens are adorable and made really cute for Christmas with the addition of the Bobble Trim Cotton Pom Poms, simply sewn on!

Why not do the same with drab looking cushions, chairs, stools or trim the edge of pillowcases?

For more ideas and pictures of DIY Wardrobe revamps see our Pinterest Boards.

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Grey Woollen Scarf – plain and looking fairly worn out but with these pastel bobble fringes in pink, green, purple and lilac it has come alive!
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Thai Handmade Authentic Harem Trouser Pant – looking gorgeous with this warm Indian coloured webbing in red, hot pink, yellow, orange, purple stripes.


Upholstery DIY Design

Sophie Robinson – the Grand Interior Design Challenge Judge and Award Winning Interior Stylist for leading Home Magazines – has featured The Stripes Company aka Deckchairstripes signature stripes when re-upholstering these beautiful chairs in her Home DIY Design Project.

We feel honoured Sophie has chosen our striped fabric for this project!

Patchwork Upholstery - Deckchairstripes Gliding and Kayaking Striped Fabric
Patchwork Upholstery – Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company Gliding and Kayaking Striped Fabric

Deckchairstripes interior striped fabric finishes off these patchwork material piped edged Armchair and Chair with the helping hands of Brighton Upholstery. Simply stunning and unique pieces of furniture!

Above Sophie uses a multicolour striped fabric of stripes in green, black, blue and orange (named Gliding) along with a brown, red, purple, orange, burgundy and pink striped fabric material named Kayaking.

Recovered upcycled chair featuring Deckchairstripes Dressage and Basketball Striped Fabric
Recovered upcycled chair featuring Dressage and Basketball Striped Fabric

Striped fabrics can be vibrant or more muted. Above Sophie has used a more vibrant stripe on the bottom edges of the chair in cream, red, turquoise, green and orange striped material (named Basketball) along with a more muted fabric on the back of the chair in pink, green, beige, green, turquoise stripes named Dressage.

These statement stripes complement the traditional floral bird design fabric. The end result – a timeless upcycled recover!

Upholstered chairs with beautiful piped edging and Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company Striped Fabric

The Stripes Company 100% Cotton Interior Striped Material is perfect for upholstering furniture, chairs, bed head backboards, cushion covers or pretty much anything! Natural Yarn Dyed Cotton Fabrics in unique stripe designs make it beautiful fabric to work with for any sewing bee, upholsterer or seamstress.

See the full collection of over 70 fabrics to choose from at

Versatile Striped Fabrics…Wedding time!

The Stripes Company Interior Striped Fabric really is this versatile! Not just for home interior design…a happy dancing customer makes a Summer Wedding fashion statement by using Deckchairstripes striped cotton material for tailored clothing!

Father of the Groom in his custom-made waistcoat in Deckchairstripes ‘Fastnet’ striped fabric

The occasion? A Seaside themed Wedding in Brighton, Sussex right on the Sea front – a dream come true for Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company!

Men within the Grooms Party were dressed in waistcoats and naturally the Father of the Groom wanted to stand out! Deckchairstripes think he did a spectacular job, totally within the seaside theme in ‘Fastnet’ a Turquoise, Pink, Yellow and green stripe cotton fabric.

Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company Fabric Retail Outlet Near Waverton, Chester, Cheshire CH3 7PD

Deckchairstripes t/a The Stripes Company
The Stripe Fabric Specialists at their
Retail Outlet Shop Store near Chester, Cheshire
(Waverton Business Park) provided advice
and assistance for the purchase of this
beautiful striped fabric. Making the journey
meant this customer could benefit from
discounted prices on our products.

Fabric Rolls: Hurdling Grey & White Stripe – Hunting Red, Pink, Orange, Green, Black & White Stripe – Table Tennis Green & White Stripe












  • 100% Natural Yarn Dyed Cotton.
  • 150cm width, in as many metres as you require.
  • Selection of over 70 beautiful striped fabrics to choose from.
  • Suitable for Blinds, Curtains, Upholstery, Recovering Seats, Cushions, Bed Linen, Craft Projects, Fashion Design, Clothing… & much much more!
  • Order 5 x FREE swatches / samples of any striped material prior to purchasing.
  • Call our fabric and product specialists on (00) +44 1244 336387 to discuss any of your queries.

Australian Summer Barbie Season

It’s warming up nicely in Australia and The Stripes Company Australia has some perfect items for the barbie season…whether you are heading to the beach or roasting your turkey on the barbie in the garden patio!

The Stripes Company barbie season

Deckchairstripes, having rebranded as The Stripes Company, is the stripe specialist bringing exclusive bold beautiful Striped fabrics and products to Australia! With over 30 Deckchair canvas fabrics for recovering your traditional wooden folding Deckchairs and stylish Directors Chairs, we hope to brighten up your town, country or beach house with colourful stripes for the Beach, Country & Home.

Striped Aprons with large pocket
Striped Aprons with large pocket


Wanting to stand out in the BBQ crowd?

Take a look at our Aprons for the BBQ, Oven Gloves and Tea Towels range…

striped BBQ apron red white and blue stripes
BBQ Aprons
pink striped aprons
Pink Striped Apron & Oven Gloves







tablerunner for the barbie season



Beautiful barbie season dressed Dining Table  – Deckchair canvas as a table runner in Vintage Deckchair Canvas Waltzing Stripe and striped fun Sun Hats!

Choose from 6 different designs of Bunting all 5.5mts long to jazz up your patio, garden, windbreak, party or festive event…

stripy bunting





Wanting to stand out at the Beach this barbie season? Take a look at the vibrant luxury cotton beach towels with matching  extra large beach bags available to purchase..

extra large beach towels



Just visit to view some beautiful items delivered straight to your door in Australia!


Christmas Shopping Event Success!

Deckchairstripes now t/a The Stripes Company opened their shop doors for extended hours from 10am until 7:30pm on Tuesday 9th & Wednesday 10th December 2014 for a Christmas Shopping extravaganza!


Offering our new and existing Deckchairstripes product range at discounted prices for this special Sample Sale Christmas Shopping Event.

With homemade Mince Pies, Mulled Wine, FREE Christmas Gifts and entry into a FREE draw to WIN a pair of deckchairs…

christmastree_mincepies_shopevent…the event was a success with shoppers purchasing their favourite Deckchairstripes items!

Locals from Waverton Village, Chester and all around Cheshire paid us a visit. Along with those from further a-field in Shropshire, Stoke on Trent, Manchester, Anglesey, Wrexham and Mold, Wales!

From Striped Aprons, Cushions, Silk Scarfs, Pashminas, Deckchair Canvas, Deckchairs, Tea Towels, Oven Gloves, Notebooks, Quirky Christmas Gifts, Hanging Shoe Tidy Organisers, Interior Striped Fabric, Ticking Fabric, an array of beautiful Bunting, Wellington Boots, Purses, Hammocks and much much more…all at discounted prices!

Thimble Mouse – a local talented company ‘filled with stitchy gorgeousness’ – came along to purchase some Sewing fabric from our Trimming & Haberdashery Corner Christmas Treats and a Linen Motif Bag. See the picture below they sent in to Deckchairstripes.

Sewing Bundles. Pom Pom Bobbles. Linen Motif Bag.
Thimble Mouse Happy Christmas shopper 🙂

What did our lovely Christmas Shoppers have to say?

“Spent last night admiring treasures purchased from The Stripes Company Chester Shop Christmas event. So many colour combos to choose from. Makes me think of summer already!” Thimble Mouse, Wrexham

“The stripes & colours are so fantastically warming during these cold winter months. Brightens up any home!” M Fraser, Cheshire

“Mince Pies to die for! And I love all things stripey..I’ve come to the right place!” I Barker, Stoke on Trent

A massive THANK YOU to everyone who came along and for the lovely feedback! Happy Christmas from all The Team @ The Stripes Company.

Missed the Christmas event & discounted prices? We still have some great online OFFERS running right up until Christmas – Discounts, Buy 1 Get 1 free on selected products, Free P&P and much much more! Visit
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Australia in Striped Fabric

Deckchairstripes are making an impact on the Australian home, garden and beach interiors and accessories market with their summery, bright, striped fabric and products…

What better way to enjoy Summer in Australia than upcycling those Director chairs? Or recovering that Deckchair? Take a look at these photos to inspire you.

Trapeze Director Chair Covers - Replacement Cover Service exclusive to Deckchairstripes
Trapeze Director Chair Covers – Replacement Cover Service exclusive to Deckchairstripes

This very happy client based just outside Sydney has started soaking up the rays in the Garden Patio, prepping for BBQ season by recovering her Director chairs through our Director chair replacement cover service. Buy online, send us your templates, we will stitch them by hand in the UK exact to your template and pop them back in the post!

As seen in Trapeze Canvas to make this client’s striped dream come true!

Old Directors chair before the successful upcycling recovering!
Old Directors chair before the successful recovering!





There is also Trapeze interior striped fabric available to make your interior dreams come true…from ready made cushions to sewing bundles. Deckchairstripes are The Stripes Company Specialists here to help!

Matching Piped Cushion

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