Since 1733


The Woods family name has been synonymous with the finest linen and luxury cotton since 1733, establishing us as an authoritative figure in all matters related to linen types and production. This wealth of knowledge is at your disposal, aiding you in perfecting your design schemes for your clients.

Heritage & Know-How

At Woods Fine Linens, we are proud to continue a legacy of expertise and passion, spearheaded by our Director, William Woods. A respected member of the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) and a distinguished interior designer in his own right, William brings a rich heritage of knowledge, a keen eye for quality and an enduring commitment to customer service, inherited from generations of Woods family leadership.

As an interior designer, you understand the importance of diversity and exceptional quality. Our shop, curated with a discerning eye, offers a rare blend of goods sourced globally. This vast selection provides an array of choices for your diverse clientele and project needs, all under one roof.

Quality and attention to detail lie at the heart of Woods Fine Linens. Our in-house interior design workshops, staffed by a team of expert craftspeople. As a testament to our dedication to quality, we have the privilege of serving generations of satisfied clients, including royalty.

Our staff, knowledgeable and devoted, are here to assist you. Their commitment to understanding your unique needs and sourcing the extraordinary complements our shared passion for quality and design.

Woods Fine Linens has been a hallmark of Yorkshire since the early 19th century, when our founder, George Woods, owned the local linen mill in Knaresborough and began weaving the fine linen that made the region famous. This legacy of fine linen and commitment to quality continues with William Woods, who took the helm of the company at just 17.

Our origins in supplying fine quality linens and towels to major hotels attest to our high standards. Nothing less than the best was, and continues to be, our mantra. Over the years, our reputation has spanned across Britain and the world, earning us the honour of royal patronage.

We invite you to lean on our time-honoured expertise and dedication to quality as you bring your design visions to life. Discover the treasures at Woods Fine Linens and allow us to be your trusted partner in interior design excellence.