About Us


We specialise in Furnishing Fabrics, Made-to-Measure Curtains, Blinds and Shutters, as well as Knitting Yarns, Dress Making fabrics, PVC and a multitude of other Craft related product ranges. We have sought to become experts in all of our fields in order that we can ally technical product knowledge and advise to our products. We also offer wide selection of gifts, and homewares to complete the shopping experience. I guess we are a one stop shop for all things creative! We also have a wide selection of gifts, and homeware for you to choose from. We’re sure you’ll find what you’re looking for at C&H, whether it is for your curtain & blind making, upholstering, knitting, crocheting, sewing or crafting projects & if we don’t have it we will find it for you!

We’re a proud British retail company with 85 years of experience in what we do and we’re proud to say we are still run by the 4th generation of the Hamblin family. Our mission here at C&H is to provide you with specialist product knowledge, supported by exceptional customer service you can trust, and give you an unforgettable shopping experience that you won’t find elsewhere on the High Street or online. We hope to provide you with the very best quality products, so you can craft, knit, sew or create a home, safe in the knowledge that we’ll be here to help you with your creative needs at every point, hopefully for another 85 years to come! It’s not just business for us, it’s family and therefore personal.



We have a totally unique free in-home consultation service for made-to-measure home furnishing, curtains, blinds and shutters, that we’ve perfected over the years to ensure the very best solutions for your home interiors. What makes this service so special in the UK is that all of our made-to-measure curtains are hand sewn by local UK curtain maker, to ensure your home furnishings are always of the highest quality and last you for years to come. With over 25,000 designs for fabric and blinds, including leading brand names such as Sanderson, Harlequin, Romo, Jane Churchill, Prestigious Textiles and many more, we are always confident we will have what you are looking for. This bespoke service is available from our 8 high street stores in the South East of England, please click here to find your nearest store & book your free appointment with us.

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