Introducing AmyScrapSpot!

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Fabric Depot made a new friend and we are very excited to introduce you! AmyScrapSpot is a sewist and a blogger with a story like many of yours. She’s figuring out the balance between love of fabric and real life stuff like family and a fulltime job! Despite being so busy, Amy found the time...

Quilting The Full Spectrum With Alison Glass

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We hope you got your new April Mailer this week, if you didn’t you can sign up here. Even though today is still technically March, we are acting like it’s April already. Anyone else ready for more consistent sunshine?! That’s why ONE of our Projects of the Month is the Spectrum Quilt from

Refresh Your Stash: The Lollies Specks Bundle

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Happy Spring everyone! I’m Hannah, the Social Media Coordinator and I’m back to talk to you a bit about my long term relationship with fabric since you already know about the personification of my sewing machine... 

I am usually a fabric collector... or hoarder, depending on your perspective....

Why I love Cuddle®: An Introduction to Shannon Fabrics

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At Fabric Depot we have big love for Shannon Fabrics and their Minky Cuddle® and Embrace™. We've been posting about them on our Social Media channels a lot lately. If you've missed it, scroll to the bottom to follow us, and feel free to leave us comments while you're down there! 

We reached...

Fabri Flair: 3D Paper Piecing Quilt Kits

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Hi, I’m Kendra, Assistant Buyer at Fabric Depot. I have a BS in Fashion Design from the Portland Art Institute and I've been sewing for about 26 years. I initially chose to do one of the Fabriflair Dimensional Paper Piecing projects from Indygo Junction because I saw one in a magazine made up...

Bloc Loc Ruler, You're the Coolest!

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Paula is our resident seamstress here at Fabric Depot. If you see a sample on our floor, she probably made it. She does everything from garment sewing to quilts! Paula has been working for Fabric Depot for 11 years. Her mother was a sewing teacher, so it is unsurprising to hear she’s been...

How to Make a Mini Blusher Veil Using Spanish Lace Trim

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Kristina wants to help all of you DIY brides (& bridesmaids) out there with a quick and stylish veil! This modernly small and decorative blusher veil is inspired by vintage millinery. Think UK royalty… Think vintage charm…

kate Middleton   birdcage veil

Before we get into all that, let me properly introduce Kristina!...

How To Name Your Sewing Machine - My Story

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I’m Hannah, the new Social Media Coordinator for Fabric Depot. I’ve been sewing for about 20 years (or 70% of my life), mostly on Singers. I make all kinds of things, but quilts and wedding dresses are what actually get finished. I’m writing today to introduce you to my favorite tool: My...

How to Make a Dining Room Chair Seat Cover with Cording and Riser

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We approached one of our experienced associates, Sheri, to show us how she would update her home for Spring 2017 without a full overhaul.

Sheri has been working for Fabric Depot for almost 7 years in the Home Decorating Department. Her love for sewing, both by hand and on machine, developed...

Rainy Day, by Me & My Sister Designs from Moda

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Every once in a while a new fabric collection comes along that just makes your heart sing and dance, makes you say “this is so cute,” and you just know everyone is going to love it.  Well, this is it - Rainy Day, by Me & My Sister Designs from Moda.  With a rainbow of colors and fun prints...