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Category Archive: Britex Announcements & Sales

Online Summertime Cotton Fabric Sale

Get 20% off all 80+ fabrics in the Lightweight and Midweight Cotton Categories from Saturday, June 15th to Sunday June 30th. Cotton fabric holds a special place in our fashionable heart. First cultivated 7,000 years ago, cotton is a timeless natural-fiber fabric, whose breathability makes it ideal for many garments. We carry an ever expanding collection of cotton fabric in our online store, including delicate Italian and Swiss voiles, brilliantly colored hand-loomed Guatemalan ikat fabric, Italian and Swiss elegant shirtings, and chic designer cotton fabric. Sale ends June 30th. Quantities are limited, so shop early for the best selection! (This sale is good for online Light and Midweight Cotton Categories fabrics only – in-store cotton fabrics are not included in this sale)

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Calling all Glamour-Pusses – Online Novelty Category Fabric Sale Ends June 14th

Sale ends Friday, June 14th! Get 20% off all fabrics in the Novelty category from Saturday, June 1st to Friday June 14th. Made of wool, silk, cotton, metallic and more, these texturally rich fabrics make beautiful garments. Many of our novelty fabrics have a beautiful metallic shine which helps them stand out in the crowd, and many of our textured novelty fabrics are blends, lending them a wonderful pliability and sheen! Tweed, chenille, and bouclé novelty fabrics delight us with their contrast of nubby texture and soft hand, while brocades possess a unique elegance. Make a swinging bolero jacket, a long mysterious cape, a Chanel-style jacket, or a tailored vest; add elegance and style to any solid, understated little black outfit. Sale ends June 14th. Quantities are limited, so shop early for the best selection! (This sale is good for online Novelty Categories fabrics only – in-store novelty fabrics are not included in this sale) P.S. As a bonus, and in order to make room for new additions to the Britex fabric collection, one third of our Novelty Category fabrics are 50% off until July 8, so don’t hesitate to fall in love with glamour!

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New – Free 1st Class Shipping on all Domestic Orders Over $80!

Britex Fabrics now offers Free USPS 1st Class shipping for all domestic orders over $80! Start your sewing projects  now, and save on postage costs.

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In-Store Remnant Sale on Monday May 6th!

Britex Fabrics San Francisco in-store annual remnant sale is this Monday, May 6th: 50% off the marked price of all remnants! The countdown begins…get ready for the 50% off fabric Remnant Sale going on May 6 from 10 AM to 7 PM. Remnants are three yards and under. Find a sampling of the entire store ranging from summer voiles to winter coatings. Here is your big chance to pick up a piece of snappy Missoni knit, a length of luxurious linen, or a couple of yards of wooly coating! Want a sneak peek? Here are a few shots hot off the camera.

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Join Britex Fabrics at 7 For All Mankind

Join us this Thursday at 7 For All Mankind in downtown San Francisco for a special do-it-yourself denim distressing event.

Experience the untold art of distressing denim and take home the tools to create your won vintage story. Enjoy the distressing bar—demonstration by Britex Fabrics team member—cocktails and gift with purchase!

Thursday, April 11
5 – 8 PM

7 For All Mankind, San Francisco
224 Grant Avenue

RSVP “San Francisco” to 7fam_marketing@vfc.com

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Sale Ends Thursday 3/14 – Online Linen Fabric!

Get 20% off all fabrics in the Linen Category until Thursday March 14th. We adore linen for its beautiful natural texture, breathability, and classic good looks. Made from the fibers of the flax plant, linen is one of the oldest known textiles. Britex is pleased to offer you a unique collection of linen fabric, including amazing Irish linen. Equally wonderful for home decorating use and garments, we love linen fabric for elegant duvet covers, comfy lounge pillows, tailored curtains, louche summer suits, chic dresses, and delicately pleated skirts. Quantities are limited, so shop early for the best selection! (This sale is good for online Linen Category fabrics only – in-store linen fabrics are not included in this sale)

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Online Solid Silk Fabric Category Sale Ends Thursday!

ONLINE SILK SOLID CATEGORY FABRIC SALE! Sale ends this coming Thursday, the 28th. Get 20% off all fabrics in the Silk Solid Category from Friday, February 15th to Thursday February 28th. Nothing says timelessness like silk solid fabrics, and we carry a charming range! Britex has silk solids with crepe weaves, matka, taffeta, jacquards, charmeuse, and more. These silk fabrics would be superlative for many uses including vintage-inspired blouses, stunningly fabulous luxury linings, and spiffy summer jackets. Sale ends February 28th. Quantities are limited, so shop early for the best selection! (This sale is good for online Silk Solid Category fabrics only – In-store Silk Solid fabrics are not included in this sale)

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POP-UP BRITEX Launches 3/14

Every month Britex Fabrics proudly presents Pop-up Britex.

Pop-up Britex brings textile and design education to neighborhoods across San Francisco in collaboration with our favorite venues and artists. To help us sharpen our wits, Four Barrel Coffee provides drinks and bites for every pop-up. Special thanks to our sponsors Apparel Arts, Makeshift society and Photobooth.

Join us for our first pop-up at Makeshift Society with Sonya Philip of 100 Acts of Sewing on March 14. Register HERE.

 

 

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Meet our Guest Bloggers

Meet our first four guest bloggers; Kristin, Nicole, Laura Mae and Jen! They will be contributing tips, tutorials and loads of inspiration on projects for the home, wardrobe, little ones and more. Meet our guest bloggers and let us know what projects would inspire you most by leaving a comment below.

Want to see what our guest bloggers have contributed so far? Look HERE.

They each contribute a unique perspective to sewing and the Britex Blog. Get to know them HERE.

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Sale – One Day In-Store Sale on 2/18/13

One Day SF In-Store Sale: 2/18/13 – Step into Spring with phenomenal savings for all your sewing needs. Join us on Monday, February 18 from 10 AM to 7 PM for this storewide one day sale. Enjoy 30% savings on fabrics, notions and previously discounted remnants all day long. Here are a few suggestions to enhance your shopping experience:  Start early! Arrive early to catch short check-out lines and best selection, bring your canvas tote bags. Don’t have one? Pick up a fashionable Britex Fabrics tote at check-out: our limited edition 60th Anniversary tote is available for only $5.00 with purchases over $100.00…and don’t forget notions. Visit the 3rd floor for thread, zippers, trims, scissors, seam rippers and more.  * Sale limited to stock on floor. Imported laces and specialty items not included. No special orders, mail or phone orders.

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