Category Archives: Create This Look

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...

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...

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...

Create This Look – Pink 30’s Inspired Cotton Twill

Good Morning! I do apologize for the month long blog sabbatical I took, but I’ve been busy around the store. That being said I think I found a pretty good look to kick off July! The “Vibrant Victory Dress” from ModCloth is our inspiration. I really like the retro vibe of this dress.   We don’t have anything close to this exact fabric, but the fabric I chose reminded me of this print. This crisp cotton twill features a 1930’s inspired Read More...

Create This Look – Yellow & Pink Bohemian Stripe Rayon

Hello & Welcome Back! This week I’ve been inspired by the “Altogether Entrancing Dress In Botanical” from ModCloth. We got this bohemian style stripe in a while ago & I’ve been waiting for an excuse to use it. Well… here it is! This stripe is 100% Rayon, which makes it flowy & perfect for the flutter sleeves of this dress! Even though the colors aren’t the same the bohemian feel of the print is what I was drawn to. The pattern Read More...

Create This Look – Zebra Lightweight Poly

Happy Friday Everybody! I got a late start on the post this week… ooooops! ;P This week I am excited to share the “Hits The Stripe Note Top In Navy” from ModCloth, with you. I would like to take a poll this week. My coworkers & I are a little confused about what these critters are. I have called them Zebras, but they could also be dogs. That being said, don’t let me bias your opinion. We want to know Read More...

Create This Look – Pink Floral Knit

Good Morning! I hope you all had a great weekend. This week my inspiration was the “Blossoms Up Dress” from ModCloth. The reason I chose this dress is because the print reminded me of a stretch knit we have & I liked how simple the shape of the dress is. The fabric I chose is a lightweight 100% polyester stretch knit with a beautiful floral print. We also carry this print in yellow. Check it out below.     This print is lighter than Read More...

Create This Look – Large Black Floral Rayon

Happy Monday! I hope everyone had an awesome weekend! This week I was inspired by the “Find Your Grace In The Sun Dress” from ModCloth. This is such a cute dress for spring. The inspiration look is made of a stretch knit, but we have a rayon that reminded me of the print.   The fabric I chose is a very pretty floral rayon. I love how soft & flowey rayon dresses feel. This style dress is so perfect for a rayon Read More...

Create This Look – Black Sequin Spandex

Good Morning & Welcome back a another riveting edition of Create This Look! Even though ModCloth is sold out… this week I found myself inspired by the “Glam Of Action Jacket” from ModCloth. We have some really cool sequin materials & I know it can be difficult to figure out what to do with them. Keep an eye out for the links to our sequin collections later in this post. I chose one of our sequin knits to create this look. Read More...