Discover a world of style at the Hem-it fabric shop…

Hem-it fabric shop: Warm, earthy fabrics with dried out flowers and a wall tile

Based in Hillcrest in KwaZulu-Natal, Hem-it Interiors is a fabric shop bursting with bright ideas to transform your living space. Browse our huge variety of fabric books, blinds and accessories or let us help with choices that will ultimately bring a new sheen to your furniture, clothes and all types of accessories.

Hem-it also takes on commissions to totally refurnish rooms and living spaces or you can request a consult on colour and texture matching.

You are welcome to pop over to our Hillcrest fabric shop and discuss your refurbishing ideas. We are also happy to assist with your clothing repairs and alterations, so bring your garments along!

Browse our website or contact us for personal attention.

What our Hem-it fabric shop clients have to say

Our custom made blinds and curtains from Hem-It were exquisitely made, and we couldn’t be happier! The friendly efficient service by Hem-It, and value for money cannot be beaten.
Murray Sack

About Us: Home Decorators, Curtaining & Upholstery

Hem-it Interiors is run and operated by Sharon and her team of seamstresses, upholsters, handymen & home decorators. We are based Hillcrest, Durban, along Old Main Road and our shop boasts a huge selection of fabric sample swatches. These are used to manufacture blinds, curtains and soft furnishings as well as to re-upholster all sorts of home furniture and accessories.

We carry swatches from most fabric houses. U & G Fabrics, Stuart Graham, Home Fabrics, Leger & Vinery, The Silk & Cotton Company, Nettex, The Fabric Library, Svenmill and Maison. If we don’t have a swatch from the fabric house of your choice, we can easily source it for you!

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Hem-it home decorators, curtaining and material Staff

Six seamstresses are employed by Hem-it. Our expert skills are divided among the divisions that are operated within Hem-it. References are available on request.


Hem-it services a wide variety of reputable of clients:

Soft Furnishings

Add a soft touch to your home

Soft furnishings are one of our specialities. Scatter cushions, plain, piped, oxford flap or with frills. Bolster and Patio cushions either foam filled or made from solid foam are all made with zips for easy cleaning.

Lamp shades of all styles and sizes can be made, whether beaded, braided, pleated or specially designed for you.

Linen – Soft Furnishings

Duvets, sheets, fitted sheets, pillow cases, and continental pillow cases will be made in the fabric that you want. We specialise in quilting in patterns using squares or diamonds. We dont quilt pictures. This linen will be made to measure from cot linen to oversized king beds.

Let us help you design your baby’s cot linen and we can even sew toys and accessories to match!

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Assuring you of the best services and quality at all times, at affordable prices.