Upcoming August Sale!

OSF SALE—THURSDAY, August 18 th 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

#340—1275 Venables Street, Vancouver

Our next big sale is this coming Thursday, August 18th from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm! Here are some of the items that you will find at the Sale:

 Thanks to our generous donors we have a shop full of fabric and notions to offer you atIMG_2637 those crazy reduced prices! Lots of knits in summer colours and darker knits for the Fall.

 50% OFF—we need to make room for more beautiful fabrics, so some of our upholstery bolts, faux leather naugahides and bolts of knits are on SALE for 50% off. Come and take advantage of these awesome prices!

 We have two very good sewing machines, a Kenmore Model 158 and a Euro Pro 1260 DX Denim Machine, both priced to sell at $60 each.

 A bin of high quality water repellent and water proof fabric from MEC—great for making rain jackets, outerwear gear and packs. Lots of zippers and cording also available to complete your IMG_2646projects.

 Bundles of cotton spandex shirting for $3/meter, great for tops, shirts and capris (that little bit of spandex makes this fabric super comfortable to wear) Fabric comes in light blue, light pink and a nice beige check.

 Our fabric cubbies have been replenished and are overflowing with lots of woven fabrics, cottons, blends and specialty fabrics. IMG_2644Help us clear out those summer weights so we have room for all our winter stock waiting for their spot on the shelves!

 What’s coming up for September:

– We’re expecting a large donation from a local drapery designer, so lots of woven drapery weights coming.


IMG_2642– We’ll have a few treasures for Halloween sewing too. Lots and Lots of light weight black jersey knit for all

those little (and big) Draculas and Witches! Let us know if you’d like us to put aside a bolt of black knit for

your Halloween party decor!

– Wool, wool blends, corduroy, fleece and technical fleece, will all be available at the September sale. Watch our website or Facebook for the upcoming Sale date.

 Are you a teacher looking for a little help with your class sewing project, send us an e-mail outlining your project and what kind of fabric you’re looking for. We’d be happy to help you by offering fabric or notions at discounted prices. At the moment, we have an abundance of knits and ribbing so, if that’s what you need, we’d be delighted to help you. This also applies to any small non profits looking for help with their recycling initiatives.IMG_2649

Hope to see you at the next Sale—Thursday evening August 18 th 5:30 to 8:00 pm

 How to reach us / to learn more:

• e-mail: oursocialfabric@gmail.com
• To volunteer: osfvolunteers@gmail.com
• To donate: osfdonations@gmail.com


Venables Street Entrance: Enter the bright blue door marked 1275 Venables located beside the three loading bay doors. Walk all the way through the loading bay to the back and up the stairs to the third floor. Ask one of our volunteers about freight elevator service. Follow the signs to OSF. Map: (link)

 WHERE TO PARK Park only in VISITOR spots unless you are loading up 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 in front of the Clark entrance as well on the north side of the building on Adanac. On Sundays, there is ample Visitor parking in the Russell building parking lot. Please park legally and avoid unwelcome surprises.