Author Archives: Caitlin Murphy

Fabric Spotlight: CORK

Fabric Spotlight: CORK I recently posted about our latest Cork addition & price reduction on Facebook a couple of weeks ago but just in case you missed it… We’ve drastically reduced our Cork Fabric from $18.99 a yard to $11.99 a yard online & $10.99 in-store!!!!!!!! That’s right, you read that correctly! Our entire Cork inventory is Deadstock, so get some while you still can! I have noticed that Cork Fabric has become somewhat of a fad in a wide variety of crafts. We have a Read More...

The best fabrics for newborn baby photography

Newborn baby photography is incredibly popular with parents, capturing beautiful memories they can hold onto forever. Taking creative and professional pictures with a newborn is quite an art and one that requires carefully selected props and backdrops to add depth to the photos and get a more personal experience. Fabrics are often featured in newborn photography and are great for creating a soft, relaxing environment for the baby to drift off Read More...

Create a superhero look for Comic-con® International: San Diego 2017, with our fabrics

Comic-Con® International 2017 comes to California in July (20-23) and The Fabric Market has a Bat Cave full of fabulous fabrics to help you look like a ‘super’ man and ‘wonder’ woman at the San Diego Convention Center. Not everyone has the creative genius of Tony Stark, so to help inspire you we’ve put together a few ideas below. Fabrics fit for a Prince…of Asgard! Look like a demi-God at Comic-Con® with our fabrics.  This amazing Thor costume is worn by Read More...

NEW!!! Cotton Venice Lace Trims

Hey everybody! We’ve been working on a fun surprise for you… We have finally decided to add just a few of our lace & trims to our online inventory! :O I did quite a bit of research on lace & discovered that the majority of the lace that I’ve put online is categorized as Chemical Lace. Naturally I wondered what the heck that meant, so I researched some more and found out that Chemical Lace or Schiffli Lace is a machine made lace Read More...

Create your own Coachella inspired fashion

We all know what April time means…Coachella is here! The biggest event in California for music, festivals and of course – fashion lovers. Even those of us who haven’t managed to bag tickets this year will be following the event on social media to see what whacky and wonderful outfits the celebs are wearing. At The Fabric Market, we love that Coachella is all about channeling that ‘festival vibe’ and not being afraid to experiment with your style. The Read More...

Create This Look – Blush Sequin Mesh

Hello Everyone! This holiday season has been pretty crazy & I apologize for not posting in almost 2 months! Anyways… enough excuses, I thought we would start off 2017 with a bang! My inspiration for this look is the “Dazzle Be The Day Dress” from ModCloth. This is such a stunning dress, you would definitely stand out at any event, wearing this dress! The fabric I immediately thought of when I saw this dress, is our beautiful sequin mesh. We carry Read More...

MASSIVE Minky Update!!!

Hey fellow fabric enthusiasts! It has been quite a while since my last post, but it has been for a good reason. I have been hard at work completely updating all of our minky. I can’t believe I managed to get everything done in time for fall! It was definitely a project, but well worth the effort. In order to aid in the inventory process we also reorganized all of the minky prints by category. Each shelf is now labeled making it much Read More...

Inventory Update – Special Occasion!

Good Morning! I’ve finally finished updating the “Sequin” & “Jumbo Floral” sections of our Special Occasion Fabrics. We have a very large selection of beautiful sparkly, ruffely, & flowey fabrics, perfect for every occasion. I have broken the “Sequin” category down into smaller collections. Get a quick intro to each collection below! Floral Sequin We have this beautiful floral sequin mesh that comes in a variety of colors. Each design features multi colored sequins sewn into a large floral pattern over a sheer Read More...

Create This Look – Charcoal Pinstripe Twill

Good Morning & welcome… or welcome back!! Its been quite a while, but was particularly inspired to write about the “You Could Hear A Pinstripe Dress” from ModCloth. This is a super simple shape, but they really got creative by cutting the stripe at different angles. We have this awesome brushed cotton twill pinstripe that is perfect for this look. It is difficult to tell from the picture, but this fabric definitely has a blueish tint. It is also a Read More...

Inventory Update!

Inventory Update! Hello Everyone! As I am sure you’ve noticed that I have fallen waaaaay behind on our Create This Look Posts! I wanted to let all ya’ll know that I haven’t just been slacking off. I have in fact been doing inventory! For those of you who have had the pleasure of visiting our storefront, you can appreciate what a monstrous task this is! Here’s an example for those who live to far away to visit us. As you can see saying we Read More...