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Narrow frontage to shop utterly belies amount of fabric and handicraft products stocked! The shop... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
spimpernel2015
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Outstanding

Fabulous Aladdin's Cave of wonderful, wonderful fabrics, 90% of them quilting cottons, with fat... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
wibble_puppy
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Wales
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36 High Street, Lampeter SA48 7BB, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Narrow frontage to shop utterly belies amount of fabric and handicraft products stocked! The shop just back and back and up and up; utterly easy to lose oneself looking at all the gorgeousness on offer. Staff really helpful and friendly, especially when trying to calculate...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Fabulous Aladdin's Cave of wonderful, wonderful fabrics, 90% of them quilting cottons, with fat quarters ready cut and large cutting tables where you can lay them out to plan your project. There are twelve rooms of fabric, over two floors, crammed floor to ceiling with...More

Thank wibble_puppy
Reviewed 9 May 2018

I have been going to Calico Kate for a number of years and always receive such a warm and friendly welcome. It is truly a wonderland where fabric and haberdashery is concerned and find that if I stayed all day I would not be able...More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 7 April 2018

If you like sewing and art, look no further you just have to call in here. We stayed for an hour but still didn't have time to look at everything. The quilting craftsmanship is impressive, the books are inspiring and the exhibition was just fascinating....More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Called to Lamperter on a day out and found this shop by accident. I could not believe my luck as I am a sewer. I am not going to do this shop justice in my discription. Unbelievable amount of fabric and 12 rooms were done...More

1  Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

I stumbled upon this shop by chance while staying in Cellan. I was like a kid in a sweet shop. I was served by Kate.H who was extremely helpful. I have never seen such an amazing collection of fabric. I bought a good amount of...More

1  Thank jaffasmum
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful visit to Calico Kate today. As a beginner quilter, the staff talked me through everything I would need and made sure I had all the supplies I required. There was a lovely courtyard area for my husband and dog to sit...More

1  Thank Abi_Bet-Sha
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Twelve rooms of wonderful patchwork and quilting fabric. Fabric split into categories, i.e. Xmas fabric room, batik fabric room etc. Impossible not to buy something. Will definately visit again.

1  Thank Kazzi56
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This shop has stock on several floors.The materials are predominantly for patchwork.Each room is colour coordinated.The materials are vibrant,feel amazing,printed in Korea. It is the best selection I have seen. The staff were very helpful

1  Thank jo561
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Calico Kate is a marvellous place to visit made all the better by the charming smiling helpful staff.......beautiful displays and a vast unexpected range of choices for evert project!

2  Thank globalheritagr
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