Our fabrics are of the best quality for smocking and heirloom sewing. These are mostly of 100% cotton unless noted otherwise. They are wonderful to work with. If you put hours of your hard work into a garment please let it be of good quality fabric. Your time is worth the money. You deserve it. These little garments are ones that will be tucked away for the next generation, so be wise in your choice of fabrics. For fabric swatches e-mail me with your mailing address and the swatches that you are interested in. firstname.lastname@example.org
Stylecrest Multicolor Dots: 45" wide, 100% cotton, $8.00/yd
blue lime orange hot pink
Stylecrest Florals: 45" wide, 100% cotton $12.00/yd
Lavender Pink/yellow Red
Prints from Fabric Finders
60" wide, 100% cotton, $14.00/yd.
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Crayola Seersuckers: Light weight 100% cotton 60" wide seersucker plaids in lime, pink, blue, or orange. $12.00
Candy Cord Stripes: 1/8" stripe alternating with white stripes and orange, lime, yellow, pink, or blue. 60" wide. 100% cotton $10.50/yd
Robert Kaufman Pimatex Print: $8.00/yd. 45" wide.
Pique prints from Fabric Finders: $14.00/yd. 60" wide. Cherries on white background. Also solid lime green and hot pink, aqua, yellow, blue, pink and lavender and white.
Seersucker stripes and plaids. $12.00/yd. 60" wide White, mint, yellow pink and blue background with beautiful colored pastel plaids and stripes.
Featherwale Corduroy from Spechler-Vogel: This corduroy is wonderful for smocking, appliqué work and children's clothing. It pleats up beautifully and is great for winter jumpers and dresses. This corduroy is fine enough for French seams and the fine wale (21 per inch) gives it the appearance of velveteen. 100% cotton, 45" wide, $12.00/yd. (60" widths 14.00/yd)
Snow White Winter White Ice Cream Maize (yellow) Ice Pink Georgia Peach
Aqua Kelly Green Lavender Starlight (light blue) Orange Acapulco (teal)
Dark Lime Persimmon Tahiti (dark hot pink) Lime Light
Flame Red Seafoam French Blue Coffee Wildberry Purple
Williamsburg Blue Royal blue Charley Brown Tartan Navy Black
Imperial Broadcloth from Spechler Vogel: $4.50/yd. for 45" $6.50/yd for 60". This is my best selling fabric. It is perfect for pleating, smocking and any children's clothing. 65% polyester, 35% cotton, this fabric washes wonderfully with little or no ironing. It is perfect for smocked insets. 45" wide All broadcloth will be in 60" widths as I reorder new bolts. Click on image to enlarge.
White Rice Black Navy Pink Pink Blush Wild Coral
Ballet Pink Natural ecru Christmas Red Deep Pine Moonbeam yellow Calypso Blue
Pagoda Royal blue Cornflower Lavender Ming Blue Lemon Ice Lemonade Lime Sherbet
Shadow Blue Kelly Green Waterlily Lime Sizzle pink, Pink Crocus,
British Tan (khaki color)
Cantaloupe Sky Blue Watercolor Blue Seafoam Wisteria Raspberry
Batiste from Spechler-Vogel: $4.50/yd. This fabric is perfect for
heirloom sewing, smocking and baby and children's clothes, It pleats up
great and it has a soft feel. 65% polyester, 35% cotton. It is
perfect for daygowns, nightgowns, dresses, and soft baby bubbles.
45" wide. White rice, ballet pink and
lavender in 60" width $5.50/yd
Pink Blush Lavender
Pink Coral Sea
Neptune Glacier Blue
Periwinkle Aqua Ballet
Pink Baby Blue
Dimity Stripe: 100% pima Cotton white on white raised stripe. $12.00. also in white with red stripe
Verona solids: $13.00/yd. This is the perfect weight of lawn fabric for the beautiful daygowns and dresses that are featured in our new patterns. This fabric is used a lot by J. Baumeister. Heavier than batiste yet 100% cotton for beautiful pinstitching and embroidery. White, pink, seafoam, yellow, and light blue $13.00/yd
Swiss Nelona: 100% cotton. The best in fine cotton for heirloom sewing from Spechler Vogel This works beautifully for a special dress, christening gown or a ladies blouse. You'll love working with this fabric. 24.00/yd. White, Pink, Blue.
Pima Cotton Batiste: 100% cotton. This fabric is great for a less expensive christening gown, slip or dress. Many of my customers use this for their first heirloom sewing project and love the results. $8.50/yd. White, Champaign ( the Champaign color has an antique appearance. I have used this for slips made for antique christening gowns.)
Pima Cotton Broadcloth: 100% cotton. You'll love the crispness of this fabric for collars, cuffs and those special white dresses. This fabric has a wonderful hand to it. It is heavier than the batiste and less sheer. It's a best seller. 60" wide $10.00/yd white only.
Cotton Organdy: 100% cotton, 45" wide. Sheer and crisp. Great for pinafores and collars. $20.00/yd.
Dotted Swiss: 100% cotton. Dotted Swiss has been an all time favorite for children's fancy dresses. This is a beautiful fabric and 54" wide. $36.00/yd. White only
Satin Batiste: 100% cotton. This fabric works great for heirloom sewing. It has a satin like finish on the right side. It is heavier than batiste making a wonderful fabric for christening gowns or dresses. White, Peach, Pink, Champagne, Seafoam, Light Blue, and Ivory. $14.00/yd.
Bearissima II: $32.00/yd. 54" wide. This fabric is beautiful. It's 100% cotton with a lovely sheen and somewhat heavier than Nelona. My favorite for christening gowns. White only.
Pima Cotton Classics:
English imports. 100% cotton. These range from checks to pastel plaids. The work up beautifully for dresses, or baby gowns. The red and black check look great with primary color appliqués for summer sundresses. $10.50/yd.
Pima cotton Microcheck: $10.50. soft and sweet. pale blue, pink and red and hot pink also in lime, not pictured.
lavender lime 60" dark lime seafoam 60" yellow 60"
Windowpane: 1/8". Red, navy, green.
Windowpane: 1/4" Blue background with white pane. $10.50/yd
Pastel plaids: Pink, blue. $10.50/yd. $8.40 during July
Seersucker Stripe: $ 8.00/yd. 65% polyester, 35% cotton. 45" wide. Pink, blue, yellow, or multicolor pastel stripe.
Pique: 65% polyester, 35% cotton. 60" wide. $8.50/yd. Works great for collars, cuffs and smocked dresses and bubbles and for appliqué. Waffle or pincord. White only.
Swiss Pinwale pique: 100% pima cotton. $14.00/yd. 54" wide. This fabric is fine enough for shadow work embroidery. It is great for collars and has a very fine wale. White, mint green, lavender yellow, pink, blue, lime, and hot pink
Birdseye Swiss pima pique: $18.00/yd. White only. 60" wide. Beautiful!
Spechler-Vogel Pima Cotton Tartans: English Import; 100% pima cotton woven tartans. $11.00/yd The softest cotton and beautiful classic tartans. These smock up beautifully and you will love working with these fine tartan plaids.
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Cashmere Cotton: 60" wide $13.50. This 100% pima cotton has the feel of fine flannel. This would be perfect for a baby gown, lightweight receiving blanket or a child's or ladies night gown. This fabric pleats like butter with large pleats that look great with geometric or picture smocking. (Our latest with this fabric has been Collar's Etc Smocked Baby Daygown with a drawstring bottom.) Pink or White, or blue
Deluxe Baby Flannel: 45" wide, 100% cotton $8.00/yd. This is a high quality flannel that works great for baby blankets, nightgowns, or daygowns. White only.
Silk Dupioni: 100% silk. $20.00/yd. Silk dupioni has become a favorite for special occasion dresses. This silk pleats and smocks great. Colors are bottle green, red, pink, cream, white, peach or black.
Tissue Shantung: 100% silk. $20.00/yd. This silk is lighter weight than dupioni. It has a beautiful sheen and also has the characteristic slubs of dupioni. It would make a beautiful christening gown. White
100% Cotton Netting: $35.00/yd. 45" wide. White. This fine cotton netting can be used as a base for making your own netting lace and motifs on your embroidery machines. It is a fine mesh in white only.
Silk Organza: 100% silk. $20.00/yd. We have used this silk as an underlay for smocked netting lace collars. It also works well for a layered effect on special occasion dresses. Very sheer. White only.
Handkerchief Linen: 100% linen. 54" wide. $18.00/yd. This linen from Robert Kaufman is lightweight and hangs beautifully. This fabric is perfect for drawn thread work or a special linen collar or dress. Colors. White, pink, blue, navy, yellow.
Baby Pincord: $8.00/yd. 65% polyester 35% cotton. Pink, red. lime, navy, blue and lavender
100% cotton Gingham Seersucker, 60" wide, $10.50/yd. This new cotton fabric is great for summer dresses and rompers. pink, yellow, lavender, red, navy marine blue, light blue, lime, and orange checks.
Velveteen: 100% cotton, $18.00/yd. This fabric is great for holiday dresses. It is pleatable and smocks up beautifully. Colors, rouge, bottle green black and white.
Chambray: 60" 100% cotton. $8.50/yd. This is a light weight denim that is perfect for play clothes, jumpers and sundresses. Light blue or pink.