Specialist Treatments

At Shirley dyeing and finishing we can offer a wide range of textile finishes to meet a diverse range of specialist treatments and applications for the technical fabrics industry including industrial products, healthcare products, military products, sport and recreational products.

 Shirley are totally service driven to meet the precise needs of every customer. We offer dyeing and finishing for the majority of fibres and fabrics, quality management and fabric optimization, the development of new processes and applications from lightweight silks through to heavyweight or industrial fabrics.

At Shirley we can offer a wide range of textile finishes to meet a diverse range of customer needs, including:

  • Anti bacterial finish

  • Anti fray finish

  • Anti microbial finish

  • Bleaching

  • Crease resistant finish

  • Digital printing preparation (reactive and acid)

  • Fire retardant finish

  • Fluorocarbon finish “water and oil repellant” / waterproofing

  • Heat set a wide range of textiles up to 240 cm wide

  • Overdyeing

  • Resin finish

  • Silk sand wash

  • Soft finish

  • Stiff finish

  • Scouring

  • Singeing

  • Wash

We offer customer support with full laboratory and computer aided colour management services for both sample dyeing, shade prediction and colour and quality control.

Shirley Dyeing and Finishing

Number one in the United Kingdom for all of your dyeing and finishing requirements.

Call us on +44 (0)161 367 9030


Our highly skilled and experienced team have a wealth and breadth of knowledge which is unsurpassed. Whatever your dyeing and finishing requirements Shirley Dyeing and Finishing is in a unique position to provide an in-depth quality service across the full spectrum of textiles and fibres, processes and tests.