Coutil Fabric, Dancewear & Corsetry Fabrics | Swimer Textiles

Our Coutil is produced from 100% cotton in a tightly woven broad herringbone weave with a firm stiff finish, in colours white, black and flesh.
Coutil fabric has been used in the production of ladies corsets since the 18 th Century and we are a major supplier of this fabric to specialist corset makers in the UK, Europe and America.

We also produce a polyester/cotton version in a narrow herringbone weave in colours white and flesh which we supply to the major Orthopaedic corset manufacturers for the National Health Service.




Swimer Textiles was established in 1958 and is a family run business dealing in a wide range of fabrics. The business was originally in the East End of London however moved up to Bolton about 10 years ago when it acquired another textile company.

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The range’s of fabric’s include Corsetry Fabrics , Dress and Bridal Fabrics, Dancewear Fabrics, Loomstate Cloths such as Calico and artist’s canvas plus several different cotton fabrics. Our fabrics are sourced from all over the world, and we are known for our high quality and service.

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Swimer Textiles, Union Mill,
Vernon Street, Bolton

T: 01204 537 500

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