In a recent video we used Outdura Marine & Awning Canvas to recover a chair for outdoor use. This approach will work on any sling back beach chair. Outdura fabric has 10 year warranty, so it was our first choice for long lasting results! Materials Used: Outdura Marine & Awning Canvas (I used 4.5 yds, … Continue reading Recover Sling Back Outdoor Chairs Without Sewing!
What makes the perfect Canvas? Depending on your application this could be a wide range of answers. If you want the heaviest our#1 is perfect; for the most colors our 10oz is it; the smoothest texture check out army duck. The best marine canvas, its Outdura. So, why do I say #12 is perfect? #12 … Continue reading The Perfect Canvas! #12 Cotton Duck
We get questions everyday about dyeing our cotton canvas. Painting with a thick dye paste is one of my favorite dyeing techniques. A dye paste allows you to control where the dye goes unlike a liquid dye. It only requires few supplies and is simple to do. The dyes and paste I use can be … Continue reading Simple Dyeing Technique : Paint With Dye Video
Looking to source fabric for a long lasting heavy duty bag with an instantly great vintage look? I would be using Canvak™ Canvas Olive Drab. Many of our customers use it for covering heavy duty equipment outdoors and industrial applications, so its uses are wide and unlimited. It works great as a tarp because it … Continue reading CANVAK Canvas is Back! The Secret Waxed Canvas
7oz Cotton Duck is currently our lightest weight canvas fabric. It is such a versatile fabric and easy to work with. It is the best choice we have for sheer natural looking curtains or drapes. Take a closer look at this fabric in a quick video.
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It is all about that diagonal line! It is easy to recognize a twill weave when you see diagonal lines running across the fabric. Our 12oz Bull Denim Fabrics are a customer favorite for slipcovers and home decor. Take quick look at our 12oz Khaki Bull Denim. Most people assume Made in the USA is … Continue reading Made in the USA Khaki Bull Denim
Take a look at Big Duck Canvas' Waxed Army Duck! It is the nicest waxed canvas I have ever worked with. It is a great alternative to leather for all types of bags, hats, dog bowls, leashes, aprons, and more. Waxed canvas is know for "craze marks" that easily occur with any abrasion or folding. Many … Continue reading Waxed Canvas Video Feature
Over the past few months we have been working on perfecting the best seam tape for Big Duck Canvas! It a small little product addition, but the time and sweat it will save at the sewing machine is HUGE! It was important to us for it to be the best quality we could produce at … Continue reading Hooray! Wholesale SEAM TAPE!
What is better than wholesale? How about cost? Now is the time to get our best deals on dyed Burlap! We are preparing for a big move this summer to a new warehouse and have marked down our 11oz Premium Burlap to COST in order to lighten the load. There are some really great colors … Continue reading It’s Better than Wholesale: Dyed Burlap