Fabric Manufacturers

We all love fabric in Portland. It’s our gateway to the hobby we love most; sewing! However, we rarely think about where our favorite materials come from. We never think about the manufacturers. Today, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most popular throughout the world. Some names you may recognize, others you may not! Either way, you’ll learn a little more about fabric and where they come from originally!

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Summer Wardrobe Essentials

The nice warm days of spring have been wonderful. However, summer heat is on its way. When this is the case, it's important to make sure you have exactly what you need with in your wardrobe so that you can build outfits according to essentials. Today, we are going to discuss some of the most basic parts of a summer wardrobe and how you can put together ensembles with each piece. Need help choosing fabric to make these pieces? Stop by the best Portland fabric shop!

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Fabric Information Part Two

Welcome back! We are here to talk more about fabric in Portland! Today we are going to list some of the types of fabric. We know that we've offered a similar list in the past, but this is something that is overwhelming and important. There are tons of fabric out there. Learning them all overnight is impossible. 

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Why Join a Sewing Club?

Why join a sewing group? For those who are just beginning to sew, joining a group is a great way to learn. You might feel overwhelmed at first, but being around a great deal of experience is a good way to become inspired. Often, if you are just starting out you may be stumped when it comes to deciding what project should be started first. Joining a group can help you learn this, as well. Our Portland fabric shop has some great reasons to join one below!

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Sewing Notions for Beginners, Part Two

Welcome back! We are here to talk more about sewing notions that you’ll need for your beginner sewing kit. Sometimes, it’s overwhelming to walk into your local fabric shop and purchase what you need. Especially when you’re not even sure what you do need. Essentials and basics are the most important part right now. That’s why we are focusing on them today! Our Fabric shop in Portland loves a good list of essentials!

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Sewing Notions for Beginners, Part One

Are you a beginner when it comes to sewing? If so, congratulations! Learning to sew is so much fun. From time to time, we like to go over the basics of this hobby. That way, you’ll have a good understanding of all the essential information before you get started. Instead of talking about fabric today, we are going to go over sewing notions in Portland

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Using Fashion Trends for Inspriation, Part One

With fashion week wrapping up, it's important to remember you can incorporate all the latest trends within your sewing projects. Sometimes, we assume that sewing is a task that is meant for necessities or boring projects. Those who know how exciting this hobby can be already understand how fun and trendy it is! Our fabric shop in Portland OR is here to help you find inspiration from the runway! 

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