Bring rich solids, flirty florals, and bold geometric prints to your garment sewing. Broadcloth isn’t just for quilting! Here, you will find the fabric you need to make the perfect dress, skirt, or top. If you have extra fabric, broadcloth makes the perfect breathable lining.
Dimity Our lightweight range of dimity fabric is perfect for summer dresses, blouses, aprons, curtains, bedspreads, scarves, wedding apparel, baby clothes, costumes and much more. We even have patterned dimity fabrics to add a little character to your project.
Gingham is a printed or dyed fabric that is known for its checked patterns of white and a bold color. The size of the checks can vary, and although it typically is found with the checks appearing in horizontal rows and vertical columns, the checks also can appear to be arranged diagonally.
Percale is usually either all cotton or a cotton and polyester blend. The full-cotton version of percale tends to wrinkle, and it can also shrink the first time it is washed. The cotton and polyester version of the percale fiber has the same soft but crisp feeling when touched.
Cotton is also used to make velvet, though this often results in a less luxurious fabric. Velvet can also be made from fibers such as linen, mohair, and wool. A cloth made by the Kuba people of the Democratic Republic of Congo from raffia is often referred to as "Kuba velvet".