News – Our Social Fabric

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  • Understanding Fabric Weights: Bottom-Weight, Dress-Weight, and Blouse-Weight

    When it comes to sewing your own clothes, choosing the right fabric is crucial. One important aspect to consider is the weight of the fabric, whic...
  • May 2024 was a record-breaking month!

    May 2024 was recording-breaking for Our Social Fabric. Last month we diverted an incredible 58,919 pounds of fabric and sewing materials from lan...
  • What is Supplex?

    At Our Social Fabric, we’re passionate about offering the best in sustainable and high-performance fabrics. One of our standout fabrics, and team...
  • Unraveling the Secrets of Ripstop Fabric

    Today, we're diving into the fascinating world of ripstop fabric – a versatile material that's been revolutionizing the way we approach garment ma...
  • 7 Inspiring Ideas for Sewing with Mesh Fabric

    Mesh fabric is a versatile material that can add texture, depth, and functionality to your sewing projects. At Our Social Fabric, we're passionate...
  • April 2024 recycling totals

    In April 2024, Our Social Fabric diverted a whopping 2,421 lbs of fabric and sewing-related materials from landfills! Thanks to the generous contr...
  • Huge CO2 savings made in March 2024

    March 2024 was an incredible month at Our Social Fabric, and it's all thanks to YOU! Together, we diverted a remarkable 3,872 lbs of fabric and se...
  • Cutting Table Rentals

    Sometimes all you need is a bit more space to get a project completed. Rent a spot at our cutting tables and get four hours to cut out projects, p...
  • Fashion Revolution Week Donations Drive!

    Bring Your Fabrics and Sewing Supplies for a Special Discount!  Date: Sunday, April 21, 2024 Time: 10 AM - 2 PM As part of Fashion Revolution Week...
  • Sewing the *perfect* white tee

    A good white tee is the cornerstone of any wardrobe, offering versatility and timeless appeal. Its simplicity serves as a blank canvas for endles...
  • Learn more about Denim and Twill

    Today, let's dive deep into the world of fabric, particularly the ever-popular denim which is itself a type of twill. Right, let’s go… What is Twi...
  • We crowdsourced your ideas for what to sew!

    When faced with a unique donation of a mildew-resistant yet non-waterproof fabric, we saw it as an exciting challenge and an opportunity to harnes...