Whether you're an aspiring designer or simply a hobbyist, these stores will have everything and more for your creative genius!
While they specialize in upholstery, you can also find that perfect fabric for that pencil skirt you've been dying to make. Plus, Jill might even peek her Real Housewives of NYC head out to say, "hello!"
Why spend hours and hours on crocheting your ungrateful mother in law some gorgeous sweater, when you can just buy the same fabric and whip up something in thirty minutes? You're still making her something with your precious hands. Come here and you will find the fabric of your dreams... and not just for quilts.
After Project Runway made this place famous, every aspiring designer raced down here to become the next Marc Jacobs. And it's worth every sprint.
Unlike many fabric shops, this place has a charming vibe that inspires you to wanna sew sew sew. Their fabric is high end, elegant yet durable. The staff is top notch as well.
Who knew there was a wonderland of lace in the heart of Manhattan? I love this place so much and I don't even love lace so much. I guarantee that whatever you came here to find will change a hundred times before you finally settle on that perfect intricate fabric.
It's so refreshing to go into a fabric store where the staff doesn't glare at you when you ask where the faux reversible shearling suede is. I love this place and I love the staff!
This is truly a wonderland for anyone creative. Whether you fancy yourself the next Vera Wang or just want to make your newborn baby a blanket, you will always get what you want. The huge selection of fabrics is enough to turn anyone into a kid in a candy store.
Now this place is one of the holy grails of the garment district. Shopping here is like a right of passage for any designer... or hobbyist. Enter with hours on your hands and a chunk of change in your pocket.
Just thinking of this place makes my heart skip a beat. While their forte is in button, beads and jewelry hardware, they also rock it out in the fabric department.