Tag Archives: fabrics

Star Wars Day – May the Fourth

For all the Star Wars fans out there, it’s Star Wars day! May the Fourth be with you. A lot of the customers we see locally at F&M Fabrics are making costumes, whether for ballet, their highschool opera, the melodrama or for Halloween. The prices at TheFabricMarket.com are so good, it makes a great source for all your costuming needs! I married into a Star Wars Family. I did not grow up watching the movies, but I’ve enjoyed getting to know them and Read More...

Sewing with Chiffon

If you follow our facebook page, you may have seen us post all the new chiffon and rayon prints we’ve recently added to the site! Chiffon is perfect for spring and summer, light and flowy, perfect for tops, skirts and dresses. It is definitely different to work with than cotton or stiffer wovens, but with a few tips, you’ll be creating beautiful garments that rival ready to wear in style, custom fit for you! This article from Craftsy.com has a really comprehensive list Read More...