News – Our Social Fabric

News

  • A letter to our community

    Dear OSF Community, We've got some exciting news as we start 2024 - together, last year we've diverted over 54,000 lbs of fabric and sewing-relat...
  • Cotton Cording: a versatile notion in your sewing room

    Let's explore the possibilities that cotton cording brings to the crafting table. This unassuming material goes far beyond its simple appearance,...
  • Extended Retail Store Hours

    As we start the new year, we've got some fantastic news to share! Starting in January, our retail store is extending its hours. Our new opening h...
  • Sew a simple zippered pouch

      If you're reading this blog post it's likely you opened your countdown calendar today and received your zippered pouch kit. Not got a kit? No pr...
  • Mastering the Art of Sewing with Fusible Knit Interfacing

    When it comes to elevating your sewing projects, the right tools and techniques can make all the difference. One such tool that deserves a place ...
  • Add a couture touch with grosgrain ribbon

      When it comes to creating garments with a touch of sophistication and elegance, couture sewing techniques are the gold standard. One key element...
  • Using bias cut fabric strips

    Strips of bias-cut fabric can be used for a variety of sewing and crafting projects. The bias cut creates a stretchy and flexible edge, making it ...
  • Our favourite scrunchie tutorial

    Today we're sharing our tried and true, favourite scrunchie tutorial. It's a neat and easy 'burrito' method that will have you sewing scrunchies in...
  • 10 Creative Projects Using a Fat Quarter of Quilting Cotton

    Fat quarters of quilting cotton are versatile pieces of fabric that offer endless crafting possibilities. Their square shape (approximately 18x22 ...
  • Bolt sale now on!

    We’re expanding our store space and to cut down on the heavy lifting we have to do, we’re having a bolt sale! Discover a variety of wovens, knits...
  • OSF is expanding!

    We are thrilled to announce that Our Social Fabric is expanding our store and warehouse space. We’re staying right where we are and acquiring a ne...
  • Recycling totals - October 2023

      October 2023 was another great month at OSF HQ. Through the partnership of our donors, an impressive 2,468 pounds of fabric and sewing-related m...