October 12, 2017 Pop Up Sale!

Happy Halloween!!!
Trick or Treating is just around the corner, but there’s still time to IMG_7044 pick up everything you need for those costumes you haven’t started yet! We’ve had some weird and wonderful donations since our last sale—fun fur in a variety of colours, felt, tulle, fancies and specialty fabrics. You will find all of your Halloween needs on the back table. Our next Pop Up Sale is this Thursday, October 12th, 5-8pm at Our Social Fabric— here’s what we have in store:

Fall Essentials
We have a healthy assortment of medium and heavy weight fabrics just waiting to be turned into a fall or winter coat; lots of newly-arrived wool and wool blends – you’ll find them in our “Naturals” section together with an assortment of cottons, linens, rayons and IMG_7047flannels.

Power Dry Base Fabric
This superior quality bolt just arrived in the shop and we expect it to fly off the shelf. It wicks moisture away from your skin, fast drying, highly breathable, lightweight and easy care makes it the right choice for your fall and winter sportswear needs (comes in red only).

We still have some bamboo/cotton/spandex magenta and teal striped knit, get it before it’s all gone for good. NEW for this sale—IMG_7030Merino Wool Knit in a beautiful royal blue (hint of turquoise). This one is not going to last long, get your bundle now!!

Hoodie and Polar Fleece
We have lots of beautiful hoodie knits and fleece in all sorts of colours. All you need are a few small scraps to make a mini hoodie for the little guys and gals in your life!

Muslin Squares
Yes, muslin squares are back!! Packaged in bundles with 30 to 48 cm squares. Great for kids craft bags, textile journal bases and art canvases. Fabric is 100%IMG_7046 cotton, can be dyed, sewn into doll bodies, Christmas angels, stenciled gift bags, and tags—the list is endless!

Black Technical Fleece
This is the perfect fabric to keep you toasty while watching the kids play soccer and hockey. It is precut in 3m pieces but also available by the bolt for $80. Why not a jacket with pants to match? Or a fringed blanket to wrap around you on the sidelines.

Yarn, trim and ribbon
We have a selection of silk, wool, cotton and acrylic yarns for your fall IMG_6987and winter knitting needs; knitting and crochet needles an hooks can be found in the Notions section. heck Check out our table of trims, ribbons, gimp and cording for all your crafting needs.

Other regular stocked items: Bemberg lining $3/m Zippers 10/$1 Button packages $1-$2 Patterns $1-$2 Thread Cones $1-$2 We have new donations coming in every week so come and see! If you don’t find what you are looking for on the shelves, just ask, we may have something in the back. See you on Thursday from 5pm – 8pm!




Please use our Venables Street entrance: Enter the GREY door marked 1275 Venables located beside the three grey south facing loading bay doors labelled B C D. Walk through the loading bay area towards the freight elevator and up the stairs to the third floor. Follow the signs to OSF. Click on link for Google Map We usually have a volunteer operating the elevator, however, if you know you need elevator service please email us a few days prior to the sale and we will send you a contact telephone number to use during the sale to call for elevator assistance.

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 parking in the Russell building parking lot. Please park legally and avoid unwelcome surprises.