Sewing 101: More Types of Fabric

Welcome back! We are here with another list of fabric types that you'll find in most fabric stores in Portland. If you're looking for something in particular or just getting familiar with the different types available, be sure to contact us! Also visit back with our previous blog to learn about even more types of fabric!

Types of Fabric 

  • Oxford
  • Ottoman
  • Osnaburg
  • Organza
  • Organdy
  • Omran
  • Oilskin
  • Nylon
  • Nomex
  • Neoprene
  • Natural fiber
  • Muslin
  • Mousseline
  • Mouflon
  • Moquette
  • Monk's cloth
  • Moleskin
  • Moire
  • Mohair
  • Mockado
  • Milliskin
  • Microfibre
  • Mesh
  • Merino
  • Melton
  • Matelassé
  • Marquisette
  • Malimo
  • Madras
  • Madapolam
  • Mackinaw
  • Machine knitting
  • Lycra knit
  • Lumalive
  • Loop knit
  • Longcloth
  • Loden
  • Linsey-woolsey
  • Linen
  • Limerick lace
  • Leno
  • Leatherette
  • Leather
  • Lazzer
  • Lawn cloth
  • Lantana
  • Lampas
  • Lamé
  • Lambswool
  • Lace
  • Knit
  • Kincob
  • Khaki drill
  • Khaki
  • Khādī
  • Kevlar
  • Kerseymere
  • Kente cloth
  • Kenmare Lace
  • Kemp
  • Jute
  • Jersey
  • Jamdani
  • Jacquard knit
  • Jacquard
  • Jaconet
  • Irish linen
  • Interlock
  • Intarsia
  • Indian cotton
  • Houndstooth check
  • Hopsack
  • Hollie Point lace
  • Holland cloth
  • Hodden
  • Himroo
  • Herringbone
  • Hemp
  • Heather knit
  • Harris Tweed
  • Halas lace
  • Haircloth
  • Habutai
  • Grosgrain
  • Grenfell Cloth
  • Grenadine
  • Gore-Tex
  • Gingham
  • Ghalamkar
  • Georgette
  • Gazar
  • Gauze
  • Gannex
  • Gabardine
  • Fustian
  • Foulard
  • Fleece
  • Flannelette
  • Flannel
  • Fishnet
  • Filet/Lacis lace
  • Felt
  • Faux fur
  • Faile
  • Eyelet
  • E-textiles
  • Egyptian cotton
  • Dyneema
  • Dupioni silk
  • Duck
  • Drugget
  • Drill
  • Dowlas
  • Double weave
  • Double knitting
  • Double cloth
  • Dotted Swiss
  • Donegal tweed
  • Doeskin
  • Dobby
  • Dimity
  • Denim
  • Delaine wool
  • Dazzle
  • Darlexx
  • Damask
  • Crochet
  • Crinoline
  • Crimplene
  • Cretonne
  • Crêpe-back satin
  • Crêpe de Chine
  • Crape (French = Crêpe)
  • Coutel
  • Cotton duck
  • Cotton
  • Corduroy
  • Cordura
  • Coolmax
  • Conductive
  • Coir
  • Cloth of gold
  • Cloqué
  • Chintz
  • Chino
  • Chiffon
  • Chiengora
  • Chenille
  • Cheesecloth
  • Charvet
  • Charmeuse
  • Char cloth
  • Chantilly lace
  • Chambray
  • Challis
  • Cedar bark
  • Cavalry twill
  • Cashmere
  • Casement
  • Carrickmacross lace
  • Carbon fiber
  • Capilene
  • Canvas
  • Camlet
  • Camel's hair
  • Cambric
  • Calico
  • C change
  • Burlap
  • Buratto lace
  • Burano lace
  • Bunting
  • Buckram
  • Broderie Anglaise
  • Brocade
  • Broadcloth
  • Brilliantine
  • Braid
  • Bouclé
  • Bombazine
  • Boiled wool
  • Bobbinet
  • Bird's-Eye Weave
  • Beta cloth
  • Bengaline silk
  • Benaras
  • Bedford cord
  • Battenberg lace
  • Batiste
  • Batik
  • Barkcloth
  • Barathea
  • Ban-Lon
  • Bamboo
  • Ballistic nylon
  • Baize
  • Armenian needlelace
  • Argentella lace
  • Argentan lace
  • Antique satin
  • Angora
  • Alençon lace
  • Airguard
  • Airdura
  • Aertex
  • Acrylic fiber
  • Acrilan fabric
  • Aba

 

In addition to providing you with the finest fabrics stores in Portland and accessories, we also offer couture clothing services for those that aren’t able to create garments. We understand how busy life can be. That’s why we offer you a way to bring your visions for our fabrics to life, without having to take time out of your day to do so! We are excited to continue to offer you the following:

  • Liberty of London Fabric(cotton lawns & poplins, silks, jerseys, wools & twills)
  • Creative trim
  • Distinctive ribbons
  • French laces
  • Inspiring knits
  • Italian wools
  • Japanese denim
  • Luxurious fabric blends
  • Scrumptious silks
  • The world’s finest linens
  • Unique buttons

Fabric Stores in Portland 

You’ll fall in love with the fabrics we have readily available for you! We strive to inspire your creativity with the highest quality fabrics available. To find out more about our prices and production schedule, be sure to call soon!