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Category Archive: Britex Announcements & Sales

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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Sale Ends Feb 15th – Online Sale of Silk Print Fabric!

Reminder – this sale ends Thursday, Feb. 15, 2013. Online Silk Fabric Sale! Get 20% off entire Silk Print Fabrics category from Friday, February 1st through Thursday, February 15th. Find a variety of weights and textures from feather-light China silk to sleek charmeuse to superior twill weaves. Britex Fabrics loves everything about silk and it shows. Silk is a natural fiber that is usually derived from the mulberry silkworm’s cocoons. Silk has it all; it is smooth, soft, strong, and lustrous. Silk is ethereal for a summer frock, and just as smart for a winter frock-coat lining. Fall in love with daring color combinations, darling romantic florals, or superlative geometrics. Sale ends February 14th. Quantities are limited, so shop early for the best selection! (This sale is good for online Silk Print category fabrics only – in-store Silk Print category fabrics are not included in this sale)

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2013 Color Palette

We are thrilled to announce our 2013 color palette! We’ll be embellishing the pages of magazines and collectable postcards with bold colorful designs all year long. Stay tuned for gorgeous Britex graphics in mixes of red tomato, plum, velvet black, cedar green, ochre and aqua bay! Coming soon…

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Online Wool Sale Ends January 14th

Sale ends January 14th! From Tuesday, January 1st to Monday, January 14th, enjoy 20% savings on the entire online Mid/Light Weight Wool Fabrics category! Get toasty with winter sewing projects — find quality light and medium weight wool fabrics in stunning colors such as warm cardinal red, spicy Dijon mustard, soot black, peacock blue, persimmon, and deep cappuccino brown. All wool and wool blends in our Mid/Light Weight Wool Fabrics category are 20% off for two weeks – from draping woolens for dresses (and even blouses), to worsted suitings with stretch for perfect pencil skirts and fitted trousers. Quantities are limited, so shop early for the best selection! (This sale is good for online Mid/Light Weight Wool Fabrics Category fabrics only – in-store Mid/Light Weight Wool Fabrics fabrics are not included in this sale)

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Britex Fabrics’ New Year’s Eve & New Year’s Day Hours

We will close at 4 pm on New Years Eve, Monday December 31st. We are closed on New Years day, Tuesday January the 1st. Happy holidays and a wonderful new year to us all!

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