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Our pop up sale starts in just over an hour! We have lots of warm fuzzies for those cold rainy days like today…including this beautiful black sweater knit!! See you soon!! via Instagram http://ift.tt/2xB4zul
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We have 2 super cool fabrics in limited quantities!! Merino Wool Knit in blue and Power Dry Base Fabric in red. These quality rolls won’t last long so pop in to our pop up sale tomorrow to get yours!! Thursday, October 12 from 5-8pm. Check our sale announcement on our blog for more details….link in bio. via Instagram http://ift.tt/2xzvy9w

October 12, 2017 Pop Up Sale!

Happy Halloween!!!
Trick or Treating is just around the corner, but there’s still time to IMG_7044 pick up everything you need for those costumes you haven’t started yet! We’ve had some weird and wonderful donations since our last sale—fun fur in a variety of colours, felt, tulle, fancies and specialty fabrics. You will find all of your Halloween needs on the back table. Our next Pop Up Sale is this Thursday, October 12th, 5-8pm at Our Social Fabric— here’s what we have in store:

Fall Essentials
We have a healthy assortment of medium and heavy weight fabrics just waiting to be turned into a fall or winter coat; lots of newly-arrived wool and wool blends – you’ll find them in our “Naturals” section together with an assortment of cottons, linens, rayons and IMG_7047flannels.

Power Dry Base Fabric
This superior quality bolt just arrived in the shop and we expect it to fly off the shelf. It wicks moisture away from your skin, fast drying, highly breathable, lightweight and easy care makes it the right choice for your fall and winter sportswear needs (comes in red only).

Knits
We still have some bamboo/cotton/spandex magenta and teal striped knit, get it before it’s all gone for good. NEW for this sale—IMG_7030Merino Wool Knit in a beautiful royal blue (hint of turquoise). This one is not going to last long, get your bundle now!!

Hoodie and Polar Fleece
We have lots of beautiful hoodie knits and fleece in all sorts of colours. All you need are a few small scraps to make a mini hoodie for the little guys and gals in your life!

Muslin Squares
Yes, muslin squares are back!! Packaged in bundles with 30 to 48 cm squares. Great for kids craft bags, textile journal bases and art canvases. Fabric is 100%IMG_7046 cotton, can be dyed, sewn into doll bodies, Christmas angels, stenciled gift bags, and tags—the list is endless!

Black Technical Fleece
This is the perfect fabric to keep you toasty while watching the kids play soccer and hockey. It is precut in 3m pieces but also available by the bolt for $80. Why not a jacket with pants to match? Or a fringed blanket to wrap around you on the sidelines.

Yarn, trim and ribbon
We have a selection of silk, wool, cotton and acrylic yarns for your fall IMG_6987and winter knitting needs; knitting and crochet needles an hooks can be found in the Notions section. heck Check out our table of trims, ribbons, gimp and cording for all your crafting needs.

Other regular stocked items: Bemberg lining $3/m Zippers 10/$1 Button packages $1-$2 Patterns $1-$2 Thread Cones $1-$2 We have new donations coming in every week so come and see! If you don’t find what you are looking for on the shelves, just ask, we may have something in the back. See you on Thursday from 5pm – 8pm!

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LOCATION / ENTRANCE

Please use our Venables Street entrance: Enter the GREY door marked 1275 Venables located beside the three grey south facing loading bay doors labelled B C D. Walk through the loading bay area towards the freight elevator and up the stairs to the third floor. Follow the signs to OSF. Click on link for Google Map We usually have a volunteer operating the elevator, however, if you know you need elevator service please email us a few days prior to the sale and we will send you a contact telephone number to use during the sale to call for elevator assistance.

WHERE TO PARK
Park only in VISITOR spots unless you are loading up your vehicle. There is parking on westbound Venables, west of Clark just past the parking lot entrance. There is also 2 hour parking on Clark in front of the Clark entrance as well on the north side of the building on Adanac. On Sundays, there is ample parking in the Russell building parking lot. Please park legally and avoid unwelcome surprises.

OSF on Instagram

Just look what you can do with fleece scraps!! One of our directors is a master at piecing together little bits and making magical things! We have lots of fleece bundles to choose from and some tiny treasures too! See you at our next Pop Up Sale on Thursday, October 12th from 5pm-8pm. via Instagram http://ift.tt/2z2dORv

September 24, 2017 Sale!

Happy Fall everyone!Pink hoodie fleece top resized

Don’t you just love the cooler weather, it means we can pull out our cozy clothes!  If you’re looking for Fall fabrics, we have everything you’re looking for.  And don’t forget about Hallowe’een, it’s time to start working on those costumes!!!  Join us this Sunday, September 24th for another awesome sale at Our Social Fabric (10am to 1pm)— here’s what we have in store for you:

 Fall Essentials

We’ve pulled out our inventory of wool and wool 

blends, you will find them in our naturals section amongst the usual array of cottons, 

Fleece impage from IG

linens, rayons and flannels.  Who doesn’t need another pair of flannel pj’s?  We also have lots of corduroy in a variety of colours and wales.  Nothing says Fall more than a pair of corduroy pants.  In need of a new Fall/Winter coat?  We have a small selection of fabrics suitable for just that.

 Black Technical Fleece

This is the perfect fabric to keep you toasty while watching the kids play soccer and hockey.  It is pre-cut in 3m pieces but also available by the bolt for $80.  Why not a jacket with pants to match?  Or a fringed blanket to wrap around you on the sidelines.  IMG_3442

 Hoodie and Polar Fleece

We have lots of beautiful hoodie knits and fleece in all sorts of colours.  Don’t forget, Christmas is creeping up on us, maybe it’s time to make that special someone a scarf or hat out of polar fleece.

 Knits

We also scored another bolt of the amazing magenta and teal striped knit— it is actually made of bamboo/cotton/spandex in case you missed it.  Check out the samples our staff has made at the back of the store.  We also have lots of other high quality knits in our usual array of rainbow colours!

 Trick or Treatpink and teal outfit from IG

We have some “ghoulish” delights for your little pumpkins on Hallowe’en night.  Lots of fun fur in a variety of colours, felt, tulle, fancies and specialty fabrics.  We also have lots of black knits that would be perfect for Dracula, a witch or wizard capes.  If you prefer to stay away from the dark side, there’s lots of white for the ghosts out there.  Lots of Special Event/Bridal  fabrics in pretty pastels for that little Princess of yours! You will find all of your Hallowe’en needs on the back table.

 Other regular stocked items:

Bemberg lining $3/m
Zippers 10/$1
Button packages $1-$2
Patterns $1-$2
Thread Cones $1-$2

 Our shelves are FULL and there is too much to mention…. come and see!

If you don’t find what you are looking for on the shelves, just ask, we may have something in the back.

 See you on Sunday September 24th,  10am – 1pm!

 Questions / to learn more:

Web Site: www.oursocialfabric.wordpress.com
General e-mail:  oursocialfabric@gmail.com
To volunteer: osfvolunteers@gmail.com 
To donate: osfdonations@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/oursocialfabric 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/oursocialfabric

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LOCATION / ENTRANCE

Please use our Venables Street entrance: Enter the GREY door marked 1275 Venables located beside the three grey south facing loading bay doors labelled B C D. Walk through the loading bay area towards the freight elevator and up the stairs to the third floor. Follow the signs to OSF. Click on link for Google Map We usually have a volunteer operating the elevator, however, if you know you need elevator service please email us a few days prior to the sale and we will send you a contact telephone number to use during the sale to call for elevator assistance.

WHERE TO PARK
Park only in VISITOR spots unless you are loading up your vehicle. There is parking on westbound Venables, west of Clark just past the parking lot entrance. There is also 2 hour parking on Clark in front of the Clark entrance as well on the north side of the building on Adanac. On Sundays, there is ample parking in the Russell building parking lot. Please park legally and avoid unwelcome surprises.