Posts tagged ‘online’

Fabric Texture Photoshop Brushes

Free high resolution Photoshop fabric texture brushes from Fudge Graphics. Aaah, just what I was looking for. They only work with Photoshop CS3 but the author says he is going to release the original textures later so users of v.8 and below can use them. Thanks heaps, Sarah! Related posts: My Fabric on COLOURlovers Goodbye, [...]

Heather Bailey Store

Heather Bailey, designer of the FreeSpirit fabric lines FreshCut and the new Pop Garden, has announced her own online store. She’s calling it the “early bird launch,” so there might be some minor kinks, but you can pre-order her fabric, paper products, new sewing patterns, and more directly from the source. Shipping begins August 14, [...]

Barkcloth Sources

I’m celebrating barkcloth all week. In case you missed it, here’s the post explaining exactly what barkcloth is. Here’s where you can get some for yourself: Vintage: – Niesz Vintage Fabric has mostly florals and some other great midcentury prints. – Rickrack’s upholstery and drapery section has some barkcloth. – Retro Age Vintage Fabrics – [...]

Breaking News: Amazon Buys

I just received this newsletter from‘s owner Stephen Friedman: Good Morning and Happy Tuesday. I hope this note finds you well. Every family experiences milestones. They include the birth of a child, a college graduation, a job promotion, and a host of other important events. We have always thought of our customers as members [...]

Sources for Linen Online

This is the second in a series of posts on linen. Part one, Know Your Linen, was on Monday, sewing with linen will be posted on Friday. All-linen or mostly-linen: Grayline Linen: The linen mothership in New York City’s fabric district also sells online. They have handkerchief weight, “Warsa” (medium), and “Judy” (medium-heavy) in a [...]

Liberty Love

Kinnear – True Up’s official favorite Princess Holly Nicole alerted me to La Plus Belle Collection de Tissues Liberty, or “the most beautiful collection of Liberty Fabric” blog. Every. Single. Liberty. Fabric. Ever. Well I don’t know if it’s every one ever, but it’s a very good representation. Satin de Soie Mauve The site is [...]

Crybabys Boutique

Apple Trees jersey Crybabys Boutique is a business run by stay-at-home-mom Amy. She carries tons of great garment fabrics, with a concentration on knits, and some Japanese woven cottons too. We all need a good source of knits now that Sew U Home Stretch: The Built by Wendy Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics book is [...]


New Japanese prints at Retrosaria You did know that Rosa Pomar of a ervilha cor de rosa has an online fabric and notions shop, Retrosaria, didn’t you? Thanks to her, I now know that “fabric” in Portuguese is “tecido.” I have to compile a big list of how to say “fabric” in other languages. We [...]

The Small Object’s Fabric Sources

Sarah of The Small Object posted about her favorite fabric sources. New to me: Linnet, a Japanese shop offering linens, cotton prints, gorgeous notions, and international shipping; also a couple Etsy shops including Sakura and Pomadour’s Craft Cafe. Related posts: Sources for Linen Online Japanese Fabric of the Week: Clover Cross Stitch Prints Meme: Your [...]