Fabrications will be closed Friday September 4 - Monday September 7, 2015 for Labor Day Weekend

 

 

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Fabrications is proud to join the family of Palmer/Pletsch sewing centers. Palmer/Pletsch has become known for its expertise in teaching people to fit, as evidenced by the success of their sewing workshops in Portland, Oregon.

A variety of 2-day and 4-day Fit and Pant Fit classes are held here in Richland. For class information see the Events at Accouters and Click here for a Fabrications brochure.


Click here to visit the Palmer/Pletsch Michigan satellite web page for details and to register. All registrations are handled through Palmer/Pletsch.

 

 

 
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September Yarn Sale!!

During September, these fine Elspeth Lavold yarns are 30% off.

Silky Wool, XL (upper left): a heathered blend of 80% wool and 20% silk. 104 yards per 50 g ball, 3.75-4.5 sts/in onUS #7-10 needles. Made in Italy.

Favorite Wool (upper right): 100% Peruvian wool. 109 yards per 50 g ball, 4.5-5.0 sts/in on US #6-8. Original price $5.50, now just $3.85. An excellent substitute for Cascade 220, at a lower price!

Silky Wool (bottom): a heathered blend of 45% wool, 35% silk and 20% Nylon in a broad selection of colors.175yards per 50 g skein, 5.5 sts/in on US #6 needles. Made in Italy.

In addition at 30% off, we are offering 6 Elspeth Lavold pattern books containing classically fashionable sweaters, coats, hats, scarves and mittens for men, women and kids, using these yarns.

Yarn sale in-store and by phone only.

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Special Event at Fabrications: "Fabric Collage a la Koos"

Join us for this weekend workshop September 12-13, 2015.

Visit the Accouters page for more information.

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New Yarns for Fall

 

Upper left: Artilea, from Borgo de’Pazzi of Florence, Italy. 69% Superwash wool backed with 30% shiny polyester and wrapped with 1% polyester. 71 yeards per 50 g ball, 4.25 sts/in on US #11-13 needles.

Upper right: Inca Clouds, from Cascade Yarns. A bouclé yarn from Taiwan. 37% alpaca, 27% Merino wool, 28% Nylon, 8% acrylic. 108 yards per 50 g ball, 3-4 sts/in on US #7-10 needles.

Center circle: Sulka Nina, from Mirasol (Peru), a smaller versa of their Sulka yarn. Luxurious blend of 60% Merino wool, 20% alpaca and 20% silk. 164 yards per 50 g skein, 5.25-6.0 sts/in on US #5-7 needles.

Bottom: Brisbane, from Queensland Collection (Australia). 100% Superwash wool.Four-ply yarn with different colored plies with very long color changes over the length of the yarn. 144 yards per 100 g skein, 3.5-4.0 sts/in on US #10-11 needles.

 
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Featured Fabrics

Nifty Knits

Bright and colorful, these knits should be a part of your summer wardrobe! This collection includes rayon/Lycra, poly/rayon/Lycra and poly/Lycra ITY's. Visit us to see them all or click on the photo to shop online.
   

Many NEW Spectacular Silks

Many NEW colorful printed silks have just arrived and are now in stock! There are 30 different designs in colors for everyone. Many have large repeats, panels and borders. Most are silk charmeuse and many are from a famous Hollywood designer. Click on any of the photos below for a link to the Spectacular Silk page to see them all.
 
 
 
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Class offerings for 2015

Knitting

Sewing

 
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Cleaning out our stash - new fabrics added!!!

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We carry natural fiber yarns, available only in our store!
Come see our wonderful selection
or download our list!

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Click above for more information
 
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Drop in Knit & Crochet:

Join us for an evening of knitting, crocheting, chatting and a fun time.

Bring your project and supplies; buy additional needs while you are here! No need to register, although we appreciate an RSVP if you plan to come.

NOTE: If we have no "drop-ins" by 6:45pm, the session is cancelled for that evening.

First and third Thursday of the month, 6:00-8:30 pm; no charge

September 3 & 17
October 1 & 15
November 5 & 19