Our Social Fabric (OSF) is Vancouver’s only non-profit textile recycling initiative that has been in operation since 2009 in Vancouver, BC. OSF is run by a small but passionate volunteer Board. We receive donations of textiles, fabric and sewing related supplies from the film industry, theatre, manufacturing, estate closures together with home sewers and artists. Our team of volunteers sort through the donations and offer them back to the community at drastically reduced prices.
Our Next Sale Event is Thurs Jan 9, 2-8pm. We are looking forward to kicking off the New Year with a whole lineup of new fabrics and sewing workshops. The workshops page is being updated frequently as workshops fill up and new ones become available. Visit our Workshops Page to register!
LOCATION / ENTRANCE
Please use our Venables Street entrance: Enter the main BLUE door from the parking lot marked 1275 Venables. Once inside, go up the stairs to the 2nd floor – follow the signs for Our Social Fabric. Click on link for Google Map
WHERE TO PARK
Park only in VISITOR spots unless you are loading or unloading your vehicle. There is parking on westbound Venables, west of Clark just past the parking lot entrance. There is also 2 hour parking on Clark. On Sundays, there is ample parking in the Russell building parking lot. Please park legally and avoid unwelcome surprises.