January 21, 2018 Sale!

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It may be gray outside but there’s a rainbow of colourful fabric waiting for you at Our Social Fabric. Join us this coming Sunday, January 21st from 10am to 1pm for our second sale of the new year! Our shelves are stocked so, come and scoop up some great bargains and help us keep textiles out of the landfill!


Quilting CottonsIMG_0021

Yes, we actually have bins of quilting cottons for you, lots of colours and patterns and lovely prints. Lots of bags of cotton pieces to make mini or patchwork quilts—the possibilities are endless.  


Organic Linen and Cotton Fabric

We received a bolt of lovely organic linen and cotton fabric from one of our favourite designers. The colour is a soft charcoal with a hint of purple. Content is 55% linen and 45% organic cotton—limit 2 X 3meter bundles per customer please :)  

Premium Active Wear

We have soft, flexible, durable and light weight premium active wear in black and blue/turquoise—find them in with the knits. IMG_0020Great for leggings, jackets and  tops

Cotton and Bamboo/Cotton Knits

One whole shelving unit full of beautiful cotton and cotton/bamboo knits ready and waiting to be made into some sporty outfits for the whole family!



Don’t forget we have lots of zippers, 10 for $1.00, lots of cone thread, hundreds of buttons and MEC technical fleece bolts for $80/bolt.

Sewing Classes

We’re delighted to announce that we are starting to offer sewing classes!  Registration will be on a first come, first served basis.:

Start to Sew:

Dates: Feb 14, 21,28 and March 7  

Time: 6:30-9:00 pm

4 sessions, 2.5 hrs per session

Class size: maximum of 6 students

Location: at the OSF Shop, 1275 Venables, Vancouver

Instructor: Denise Jones-Chu

Prerequisites: none (bring your own sewing machine)


Learn to use a domestic sewing machine

Gain confidence with basic sewing exercises

Learn the basics in fabric, cutting and pattern use

Achieve 2 basic projects (pin cushion & tote bag)

Cost: $110 per person for 4 classes, payable in person on the first day of class—we accept cash, debit or credit card

Registration: To register, click on this link and complete the registration form. We will contact you to confirm your attendance.  Trouble with the link or registration form?You can also send an e-mail to oursocialfabric@gmail.com

Questions / to learn more:
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• e-mail: oursocialfabric@gmail.com
• To volunteer: osfvolunteers@gmail.com
• To donate: osfdonations@gmail.com




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.