Looking for one of the biggest values in online fabric shopping? You can find that when a mill produces more fabric than was required or originally ordered. This can happen for any number of reasons, but regardless of the cause, factory or mill overruns can offer tremendous savings on many different types of fabric. What … Continue reading Discount Fabric: Mill Overruns a Bargain?
How does screen printing look on canvas (duck cloth)? Many Big Duck customers regularly screen print on our cotton canvas duck, and we were curious which canvas looks best when screen printed. So we conducted a test to find out! We chose a simple feather design with fine lines to print on the different weights … Continue reading Screen Printing on Cotton Canvas: What Weight Works Best
And the 2018 PANTONE® color of the year is... PANTONE® 18-3838 Ultra Violet That's a nice color, and we're seeing lots of interest in it already. To answer the question: Yes, we have purple fabric available online! A customer favorite is our 12oz 67" heavyweight cotton duck in Purple Haze, which is a factory second, … Continue reading 2018 Pantone Color of the Year is Ultraviolet. So … Purple Fabric?
What is the difference between twill and canvas fabric? The main difference between these two fabrics is the weave construction. Canvas is made with a simple plainweave pattern of "over one, under one". Double filled canvas uses two yarns in the over under instead of one, but it is still a plainweave. Twill farics are … Continue reading Twill vs Canvas Fabric
The newest innovations in Marine & Awning Canvas are here! SeaDuck Fabric Marine & Awning Textile Solutions sold exclusively by Big Duck Canvas. The 100% Solution dyed acrylic yarns are sourced from Dolan, the leading manufacturer in the world of acrylic yarns. Dolan is well known in the industry for producing the most vibrant long … Continue reading In with the NEW! SeaDuck Marine & Awning Fabric
Clear Vinyl comes in handy in so many outdoor applications. 20 gauge is the perfect weight to sew yet outdoor projects. Our clear vinyl is double polished for the best clarity available! It is also fire retardant and mildew proof. Check out our quick little video to take a closer look at the material. Let … Continue reading Clear Vinyl for Boats & Tents!
We have been having a lot of fun hearing about all the great projects coming out of our wholesale Preshrunk Linen Blend Collections! The weights and textures are just beautiful and we are thrilled to offer them. Take a closer look at our Stripe Linen in a very quick video! Let us know if you would … Continue reading Preshrunk Linen Blend + STRIPES
If you're hooked on waxed canvas like we are then you will be happy to hear we are bringing in some heavier waxed canvas options. #10 Waxed is a 15oz Double Filled Cotton Canvas that is coated with the same high quality wax formula as our current waxed canvas fabrics. We have been happy with … Continue reading Heavyweight Waxed Canvas!
Linen Fabrics brand new this week! Over 30 new Made in the USA Linen Fabrics Blends in great shades for a wide range of Home Decor uses. Linen fabrics are also a popular choice for interior bag linings for totes, weekenders, and purses. They are all prewashed and eco friendly! Come check them out and request … Continue reading NEW Linen Fabrics! Buy Wholesale!
If this is your first time hearing about 12oz Oatmeal Basecloth you're going to want to get a sample of this beautiful fabric. The subtle blend of natural fibers creates a perfect neutral shade & texture for home decor applications. We are thrilled to have it back in stock.