Thomas Ferguson & Co Ltd. are Irish linen weavers and have woven in Banbridge for over 160 years. Generations of handing down skills, combined with the latest modern design and weaving departments, gives us a great deal of flexibility to meet almost all our customers needs.
Fabrics woven have many end uses from fashion, apparel, bed linen, table linen, tea towels, industrial applications, etc.
Situated in Banbridge, N. Ireland the Company bears the name of the founder Thomas Ferguson (1820-1900).
Thomas Ferguson is synonymous with high quality Irish linen. It is widely acknowledged as the finest linen Jacquard weavers in the world. This reputation for quality developed through many generations of dedication and skill owes much to the Company’s no compromise approach to raw material selection, and modern equipment. Founded in 1854 by Thomas Ferguson, an already established linen weaver, the Company began weaving Irish Linen in the mid 19th century. Thomas Ferguson is a brand you can trust for quality. service, innovation, and delivery.
Thomas Ferguson’s core business is as a Jacquard and plain fabric weaver. The Company is a specialist Irish linen damask weavers, and weaver of traditional striped and lettered linen tea towels.
Ferguson’s can weave Jacquard fabrics up to 3 metres wide (finished), and plain fabrics just over 3 metres wide (finished).
Ferguson’s supply loom state fabric straight off the loom, or with bleached or dyed and finished. Sanforized, or with a washed shrunk and softened finish is also available..
The standard warp used is 100% linen (from flax). However, an option is cotton warps if the minimum order is over 1000 metres.
Weft yarns are linen, cotton, wool, alpaca, and various other fibres.
The Company specialises in commission weaving and providing bespoke services. Customers may have almost all products supplied branded or personalised. This may involve in-woven cresting, an embroidered logo, company name woven into a tea towel, a coat of arms on a guest towel, your own design or a special size.
Wholesale customers buy directly from the weaving factory, or from our secure online wholesale store. Retail customers through a number of major retailers and online stores, or through the Thomas Ferguson online retail shop.
Thomas Ferguson fabrics are found around the world in the very best hotels, embassies, royal and stately homes, super-yachts, top restaurants, by interior designers, and fashion designers, theatrical costumes, and in top retailers.
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