Our usual opening hours

Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 5.15pm



We look forward to seeing you in store


Gillies Fabrics, 2 Peter Lane, Off Market Street, York. YO1 8SW

Email anytime sales@gilliesfabrics.co.uk

Tel. NO. 01904 626244


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Sewing Patterns


Manager’s Choice

Husqvarna Viking

Opal 690Q

Price £1,199 (while stocks last)

A white sewing machine with a touch screen

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If you need a sewing machine, which is easy to use and strong enough to handle various types of fabrics, then the Opal 690Q may be the machine for you.

Capable of coping with anything from the finest of bridal fabrics to heavyweight curtaining and all of your patchwork and quilting requirements. This machine is perfect to help you make your sewing ideas come to life.

With a built in sewing advisor and exclusive sensor system to name just a couple of it’s fabulous features. The Opal 690Q gives you precision is at your fingertips.

You will always use the correct stitch and settings when sewing your projects making them as beautiful as possible.


Mail order

We offer mail order using delivery from our shop to certain areas of York,

Deliveries for further afield we use Royal Mail or DPD.

Click and collect is available from our shop in York too.

Please email sales@gilliesfabrics.co.uk 

or message us through Facebook with any requests, along with your name, address and telephone no.

We will be happy to post fabric, accessories and sewing machines to you.


Social Media

Please keep an eye on our Facebook and Instagram pages for special offers.



We are a family run bricks and mortar business stocking a vast array of fabrics, haberdashery and patterns.

We have been trading for 60 years in the beautiful city of York.


We sell Husqvarna Viking, Janome, Juki, Elna and Babylock machines.

We service and repair most makes of sewing, quilting, embroidery machines and overlockers.

Our engineers are in-house and are manufacture trained with many years of experience.


We offer expert knowledge and products in most aspects of sewing to include

tailoring & dressmaking, bridal construction, patchwork & quilting, embroidery & creative sewing.


We are happy to assist with the smallest of projects to the most elaborate of creations.


We are updating our website with information every day.

Please click on the other tabs to view details of products.

If you can’t see what you are looking for please call the shop on 01904 626244

or why not visit our store in person.


Gillies Fabrics
2 Peter Lane
01904 626244
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Last updated:05 Jun 2024 1:25 PM British Summer Time