Go Back  Quiltingboard Forums > Main
quality quilt fabric >

quality quilt fabric

quality quilt fabric

Old 06-24-2011, 12:32 AM
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 1

I am looking for quilt fabrics that suits my new house. Can anyone suggest me some of the best quilt fabric producers?
youngcarter333 is offline  
Old 06-24-2011, 12:50 AM
Super Member
katier825's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: FL
Posts: 7,082

There are many great manufactures. My favorites are Hoffman, Kaufman, Clothworks,P&B Textiles, RJR, South Seas Imports...the list goes on! One of the things I like best about these brands is that when you wash them, they don't seem to wrinkle up as much as some of the cheaper brands. They also feel very nice and the quality seems pretty consistent from one print to the next. That's my experience anyway.

With the cost of cotton up so high, I've found that I do more shopping online to get what I want at lower prices. I usually can't get the most recent releases, or even entire collections, but can usually get a decent price and save a bit over buying locally. I still try to shop at the LQS when I can, but honestly, I can't afford to buy all of my supplies there...especially with the new fabrics coming in at about $12/yard.
katier825 is offline  
Old 06-24-2011, 01:27 AM
Power Poster
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Northern Michigan
Posts: 12,438

Benartex, Michael Miller,Springs, Patrick Loose, Kaffe Facet, Holly Taylor, Jenny Beyer, Thimbleberries, Jo Morton...

there are thousands of fabric manufacturers, designers, dyers,

prehaps check out the --'fabshophop'
where you will find around 150 different quilt shops across the country- all selling quality quilting cottons-on line
ckcowl is offline  
Old 06-24-2011, 02:18 AM
Super Member
Join Date: May 2007
Location: NE Pa.
Posts: 1,738

Moda and Northcott are two of my favorites. Northcott feels almost like silkwhen you get it.
mic-pa is offline  
Old 06-24-2011, 06:29 AM
Power Poster
Join Date: May 2008
Location: MN
Posts: 22,780

Originally Posted by mic-pa
Moda and Northcott are two of my favorites. Northcott feels almost like silkwhen you get it.
Guess I need to check out my Northcott. Felt like fairly ordinary woven cotton to me.

Some of the generally less expensive lines also have respectable fabrics. Oakhurst, Springs, VIP, are some.
bearisgray is online now  
Old 06-24-2011, 10:11 AM
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Camarillo, California
Posts: 35,241

Welcome to the board from Southern California!!!
Jim's Gem is offline  
Old 06-24-2011, 10:26 AM
Power Poster
BellaBoo's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Front row
Posts: 14,648

Liberty of London fabric is the best deco fabric and now making quilting fabrics. Very expensive but the highest quality for fabric decorating.
BellaBoo is offline  
Related Topics
Thread Starter
Last Post
Links and Resources
12-07-2012 03:51 PM
10-20-2011 08:05 AM
Links and Resources
06-25-2010 02:15 PM

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

FREE Quilting Newsletter

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.