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20% OFF UNTIL 6/1 - SINGULAR SUMMER COTTON FABRICS!


Piqué, and shirtings, and twills oh my! These woven and printed midweight cotton fabrics travel wonderfully along the fashion highway, from tailored French-cuffed shirts, to crisp summer shifts, to artistic asymmetrical jackets. Many of these scrumptious fabrics are imported from Italy or Japan, lending them an additional worldliness.

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  1. Romantic Plum & Teal Paisley Cotton (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Romantic Plum & Teal Paisley Cotton (Made in Italy)

    A mid to lightweight cotton in a beautiful teal blue and plum paisley print - a great weight for a summer dress or a loose gypsy-style blouse. 100% cotton. Made in Italy. 58" wide.
    $22.99 $18.39

  2. 1 1/4" Border Print - Brilliant Thistle Paisley Ethnic Hand Block Printed Cotton (Made in India) Quickview

    1 1/4" Border Print - Brilliant Thistle Paisley Ethnic Hand Block Printed Cotton (Made in India)

    A midweight cotton fabric with a swirling black paisley design on a brilliant purple thistle background. This hand block printed ethnic print has a graceful 1 1/4" wide border along one selvage - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt or a vintage-inspired blouse. Please wash fabric separately prior to sewing. Made in India. 44" wide. 100% cotton.
    $18.99 $15.19

  3. 6" Border Print - Purple Haze Ethnic Hand Block Printed Cotton (Made in India) Quickview

    6" Border Print - Purple Haze Ethnic Hand Block Printed Cotton (Made in India)

    A midweight cotton fabric in a lovely lavender, red, and purple floral design. This hand block printed ethnic print has a graceful 6" border along one selvage - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt or a vintage-inspired blouse. Please wash fabric separately prior to sewing. Made in India. 44" wide. 100% cotton.
    $18.99 $15.19

  4. Birdies on Birdhouses Home Decorating Cotton (Made in Sweden) Quickview

    Birdies on Birdhouses Home Decorating Cotton (Made in Sweden)

    Scandinavian home decorating textile designs are known for their innovative graphic qualities, wit, and brilliant colors. We’re happy to present a limited selection of 100% cotton home decorating weight fabrics from a Swedish company renowned for singular textiles since 1949. We love these springtime fresh birdies perched upon their homes by Mialotta Arvidsson-Mars in shades of turquoise, leaf green, and magenta on an off-white natural background. To give you an idea of scale, their birdhouses are 2 1/2" by 3/ 1/2". These are great for window treatments, tote bags, or cushion covers. Made in Sweden. 60" wide. 100% cotton.
    $22.99 $18.39

  5. Shirt-Weight Plum & Tangerine Plaid Cotton Quickview

    Shirt-Weight Plum & Tangerine Plaid Cotton

    A shirt-weight cotton fabric in shades of plum, tangerine, burgundy, and straw with a madras plaid feel - make a breezy camp shirt or a pin-tucked camisole. 44" wide. 100% cotton.
    $12.99 $10.39

  6. Checked Purple & Orange Dutch Wax African Cotton Quickview

    Checked Purple & Orange Dutch Wax African Cotton

    A Dutch wax cotton in a vibrant royal purple, Kelly green, and orange 4 1/4" by 2 1/2" checkered motif! This print will cheer you up on the most dismal drizzly day or make a sunny day even spicier. Make it into a pair of capri pants, a fitted shirt, or a beach wrap. 44" wide. 100% cotton.
    $12.99 $10.39

  7. Reversible Two-Tone Plum & Chocolate Cotton Twill LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Reversible Two-Tone Plum & Chocolate Cotton Twill LIMITED STOCK

    A midweight reversible cotton fabric in a subtle two-tone twill diagonal weave in luscious purple plum and milk chocolate brown. Smooth and pliable, this cotton would be a wonderful as a dress shirt, or chevron-cut knee-length skirt. 60" wide. 100% cotton. LIMITED STOCK
    $29.99 $23.99

  8. Deep Purple, Turquoise, & Leaf Striped Cotton Blend (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Deep Purple, Turquoise, & Leaf Striped Cotton Blend (Made in Italy)

    A soft midweight cotton blend, adorned with medium width crosswise stripes in royal purple, black, lavender, turquoise, and leaf green. This would make a charming halter top summer frock, sleek short shorts, or a stylish cabana shirt. 60" wide. Cotton, Rayon, and polyester blend. Made in Italy
    $59.99 $19.99

  9. Riotous Purple Paisley Cotton Quickview

    Riotous Purple Paisley Cotton

    A midweight cotton in a riotous romantic purple paisley print - a great weight for a summer dress, a tailored shirt, or lined slacks. 100% cotton. 58" wide.
    $39.99 $31.99

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