So you’ve finally opened your very own interior design studio or consultancy and you are sending out your feelers to find the best fabric suppliers for your business. One you can build a good relationship with and be sure to be getting the best value for your money from. Do you really know what to look for or where to look? Of course experience and a good reputation should be at the top of your list as you continue your search for good fabric suppliers in your area.
– Attend as many trade shows as you can to see what is available in the market and who the players are. This will also serve as a good networking exercise for you.
– Search online and look at the work the various suppliers have done before.
– Network with other designers in the industry to find out what has worked for them. You might be surprised just how willing people are to share information with the new kid on the block.
– Know the various fabrics that are available. Before you go, make sure that you know exactly what you want to do with the fabric as fabric shopping can be overwhelming because of the wide variety of options that are out there.
The best advice we can give you is to make sure that you do your research properly and speak to as many people in the industry as possible. Browse our product range or speak to our consultants to get the perfect solutions for your business.