Our Heavy Numbered Ducks are such a unique Heavyweight textile material that it almost doesn't feel right to just call them canvas fabric. They can solve project needs like no other! Floor Coverings, Wall coverings for sound dampening, storage bins, equipment and machinery covers, industrial belting, tool bags, painter bags, horse packs, & more! Here [...]Continue reading "#1 (30oz) Cotton Duck! The Heaviest Canvas of All Time"
Currently we offer 3 types of Fire Retardant Fabrics: 10.10oz FR Sunforger, 18oz Industrial Vinyl, and 12oz Duvetyne. They each meet the NFPA-701 requirements. We get a lot of questions about what fire retardant actually means, so here is a simple quick video that shows what our Fire Retardant fabrics do when held to a flame.Continue reading "Burn Test: 3 Fire Retardant Wholesale Fabrics"
When it comes to slipcovers, light and natural are still top choices. There is nothing more satisfying than seeing a sofa with a busy dated print transformed by a custom slipcover into a clean modern look! Most of our upholstery fabrics are suitable for a slip cover, but there are a few that always stand [...]Continue reading "All About Slipcovers: Top 5 Fabrics with Video Tutorial"
We have been offering our Industrial Vinyl for a couple months and it has been such a great solution for a wide range of outdoor projects. With our 10.10oz Sunforger, 600 Denier Solution Dyed Polyester and Waterproof FR Vinyl we have the outdoors COVERED. Our Vinyl opened up a whole new range of possibilities [...]Continue reading "How to Make a Snap on Truck Cover with Our 18oz Industrial Vinyl"
Follow my blog with Bloglovin It is one thing to love to paint and make art, it is another to actually be doing it. One of the biggest obstacles creative people have is the proper setup and materials on hand when there is time and inspiration to create something. I am all about improvising [...]Continue reading "Build Your Own Artist Canvas – Video Guide"
Just like many of our customers I like to use cotton webbing or a cotton binding tape to trim #4 floor cloths. For most Etsy sellers or independent designers it doesn't make financial since to buy thousands of yards in all the colors you need. A good solution is to buy bulk in natural and [...]Continue reading "Dyeing Cotton Binding Tape or Webbing at Home"
I love this sewing project because these simple steps can be used to make a simple market shopper for a high end carryall that you might see featured in a style magazine or pinned a gazillion times. These steps are also easily built upon to add a zipper, add hardware, add pockets, trims, or any [...]Continue reading "Sewing Basics: How To Sew a Simple Tote Bag"
A few months ago we made a fun video tutorial for a Play Tipi. The kind of Tipi you would set up for kids or use as party decor. I used our Sunforger®Army Duck, so it can even battle the elements outside! Anyway, for those of you who just want some dimensions to get started I listed them out above. It's important [...]Continue reading "Play Tipi Video Tutorial and Dimensions"