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Fabric for Your Home – Fabric Trimmings are the Crowning Touch

What is it that makes a pillow pop or a drape really stand out? Trim shouldn’t be an afterthought; it should be an integral part of your fabric project’s design from the very beginning. Each trim will add to the character of every fabric project which it adorns so it makes the most sense to […]

Fabric for Your Home – Speaking Fabric Lingo

“Look at the beautiful hand and finish this fabric has” What the heck is that designer talking about? Learning fabric terminology is not rocket science and will help you better understand how to communicate what you are looking for. Let’s demystify this terminology and give you the definitions to these fabric terms: Weave – Is […]

Fabric for Your Home – How to Calculate Yardage

Now that you’ve found that perfect fabric you’re ready to place your order or have the fabric shop cut it off the bolt – so how much do you purchase? Ordering enough is key because if you don’t chances are when you go back to get more of your beautiful fabric it may no longer be […]

Fabric For Your Home – Using Texture and Color To Create Interest

Have you ever looked at a gorgeous room that’s filled with all neutral colors and wondered why it looks so great? The answer to this question is simple – by using texture and different shades of the same color. When you are selecting fabric don’t be afraid to use texture and color as ways to […]

Fabric For Your Home – Putting Patterns Together

Have you ever looked at a home design magazine and wondered how designers pull off the look of putting multiple fabric patterns together in a room? To some people it’s a no brainer- they just have a natural knack for knowing what looks good and works well together. But for most of us it is like […]