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Sewing and making crafts can be a fun hobby. If you are just getting started quilting, sewing or designing clothes or doing other projects, then you will need to take a trip to the fabric shop for supplies. It is a good idea to know common fabric shop terms to help you on your shopping venture at a local store or online.

  • Upholster - To apply a new covering or cushioning to a piece of furniture. Upholstering can also refer to decorating the inside of a house with new drapes or carpets.
  • Damask - A reversible, patterned piece of silk, wool or other material.
  • Quilt - A bed cover made of two soft layers. Quilts are sometimes made of soft, fleece material.
  • Clasp - Two metal hooks that often hold apparel together especially cotton dresses and bras.
  • Vintage Fashion - Referring to accessories, clothes and styles from another decade or era. Fashion magazines often dictate which vintage pieces are back in style.
  • Notion - Any other object used in sewing other than the sewing machine and fabric. Examples of a notion are a thimble or a measuring tape.
  • Linen - A type of fabric that often is used as a substitute for cotton.
  • Pattern Weights - Place holders that can be used on paper patterns as an alternative to pins.
  • Flannel - A sometimes cheap, but very warm fabric. Flannel shirts often have a checkered print pattern. Under garments can also be made of flannel.
  • Yard - A unit of measurement. You can typically buy different fabrics by the yard. A yard is equal to 36 inches or 3 feet.
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    TJ Bailey For Men
    343c Main St., Highlands, NC 28741
    A place for men to shop in a low key atmosphere and for women to artfully dress the men in her life. Top designers, personalized service, unique accessories and thoughtful gifts. Visit http://tjbmens.
    (828) 526-2262
    Quilters On The Go
    1750 Brevard Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28791
    Quilters On The Go is a new quilt shop in Laurel Park just 1 mile from downtown Hendersonville. Our shop offers a large variety of fabrics, books, patterns, notions, gifts ETC.
    (828) 692-6100
    Phoenix of Anderson
    15 Broad St, Williamston, SC 29697
    PHOENIX OF ANDERSON are a one stop wholesale fabric company based in South Carolina dedicated to serving our customer's throughout the world and supplying the best quality fabrics.
    (864) 846-8200
    Ann's Needle & Hook Depot
    495 Depot St, Franklin, NC 28734
    (828) 524-9626
    Sew Creative
    91 Highlands Rd, Franklin, NC 28734
    (828) 524-5221
    Deb's Cats N Quilts
    106 W Palmer St, Franklin, NC 28734
    (828) 349-8912
    A Stitch In Time
    23 Macon Center Dr, Franklin, NC 28734
    (828) 524-3300
    Keep Me Posted
    82 Main St Unit A, Hayesville, NC 28904
    (828) 389-3800
    Elastic Products Div
    2586 Business 19, Andrews, NC 28901
    (828) 321-4774
    Design Concepts
    265 Zell St, Hiawassee, GA 30546
    (706) 896-5129
    Carver's Cloth Shop & Vertigo
    435 Hazelwood Ave, Waynesville, NC 28786
    (828) 452-2086
    Superior Finish The
    145 Broadview Rd, Waynesville, NC 28786
    (828) 456-8668
    Jims Knives
    110 Depot St, Waynesville, NC 28786
    (828) 456-9314
    Mountain Quilts
    176 N Main St, Waynesville, NC 28786
    (828) 456-4188
    Fabric Center & Quilt Shop The
    18 T and T Dr, Blairsville, GA 30512
    (706) 745-6918


    If you love to sew your own clothing, drapes, or upholstery covers, you need the proper supplies, such as fabric. Fabric shops should be your first stop on your way to stocking up on the necessary items you need for your project. From cotton and silk to fleece and wool, there are so many types of cloth out there to choose from, you may have a tough time deciding. Retail fabric shops often advertise sales in the local paper and offer downloadable coupons from their websites. This can save you lots of money on fabric, which isn’t cheap, especially if you need a lot of it. You can make beautiful quilts, shimmery drapes, or window topper curtains using materials picked up at a fabric store. Buy at the wholesaler level if you’re a seamstress or tailor, and you can save big time on cheap bulk discounts. If you like to sew on your own time and fulfill a few projects here and there, you’re best off visiting a retailer. You typically buy fabric such as printed upholstery covers by the yard. Sales associates can help you with measuring and cutting. Fabric shops have all the fashion accessories, patterns, and supplies you need. You can even find damask, a lustrous fabric featuring a weaved pattern made from silk, synthetic fibers, linen, or silk. Damask was a basic weaving technique used during the Middle Ages in Byzantine and Islamic areas. All the fabric you love to buy, such as flannel and cotton, all in a variety of styles, can also be purchased online. Browse notions and accessories that will help you sew that new dress or quilt from scratch. Pick up some apparel patterns, too, to help guide you in your project, whether you’re looking for vintage or modern designs.
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