The Fabric Depot Official Guide to Batting

Fabric Depot Guide to Batting

Welcome back everyone! We are kicking off our blog re-launch with a repost and update of our most popular blog post: The Official Guide to Batting. High-Loft Poly Bonded, what? Low-Loft 100% Cotton Needled, who? Let our amazing quilters breakdown everything you need to know about the complex...

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

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...

Sew Your Own Christmas Tree

Trim the Tree We're celebrating Christmas in July with more than a dozen new Christmas collections, in-store demos and introducing new patterns.

One of our favorites is the Trim the Tree wall hanging from Jean Ann Writght and Cut Loose Press. 

Made with our exclusive Wilmington Christmas Essentails Fat...

Come Learn Some New Skills in the New Year

It's a new year and there's plenty to learn! We're kicking it off with two events: the Secret Sampler Society with Judy Livingston and the Fancy Forest Quilt Along.

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Pattern designer, quilter and industry professional, Judy Livingston will be here every month to teach you two new blocks for...

Meet Mary Fons

Mary FonsMary Fons describes herself as "a writer who grew up under a quilt," but she is a quilter in her own right, as well. The daughter of Fons & Porter founder Marianne Fons, Mary has spent her life surrounded by the quilting industry. She co-hosts the Fons & Porter Love of Quilting show with her...

Join us at Northwest Quilting Expo!

NW Quilting Expo 2015Come celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Northwest Quilting Expo with us!  We will be back again with beautiful fabrics and exciting samples that are sure to inspire. 

As we love to do, we will be bringing dozens of batiks from Anthology, Hoffman of California, Moda, and Robert Kaufman...

Meet and Greet with Valori Wells

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For more than 15 years Valori Wells has been pursuing her love of art as a professional quilter, author, fabric and pattern designer, painter and photographer.

As a designer for Robert Kaufman Fabrics, she is continuing her whimsical, colorful and detailed approach to fabric design. Her...

Oh Happy Day! Dear Stella

Oh Happy Day! It's Monday! This fresh collection by Dear Stella, with classic navy and berry pink, is a fun mix of florals and gemetrics. We want to take out our sewing machines and make something new!

Oh Happy Day! | Dear Stella | Fabric Depot