The information offered in this fabric guide is meant to extend the customer’s understanding of the fabrics that are offered in our online store and should not be considered a complete source for fabric and fiber know-how. Information provided here is a culmination of the knowledge of our staff as we work and sew with the various fabrics we sell.
Our knowledge base is a work in progress, so please feel free to contact us with any further questions.
Cotton Stretch, Seersucker, Plisse, Pique, shirting, lawn, voile
Tropical wool, boiled wool, coating, wool tweeds
Handkerchief, light weight, mid-weight, suit weight
Textured, crepe, challis, Tencel
Matka, crepe, charmeuse, china silk, matelasse, silk tweeds
Jersey Knit, Double Knit, Sweater Knit
natural fiber blends, luxury blends, synthetic blends
Tips for choosing a lining fabric
Tips for choosing interfacing and garment support
A guide to fabric care codes in our product descriptions