Modern Yardage: Fabric for the 21st CenturyJuly 3, 2013 8:17 am Crafts, Crafts to Wear, Featured Crafter, Quilting, Sewing
By Crafts-a lot Contributor, Mable who is an avid reader of craft blogs & magazines and is always looking to improve her crafting skills. Join Mable on Facebook to socialize and share with other crafters!
Brand new fabric company Modern Yardage is changing the way fabric is bought, sold and printed. If you’ve never heard of it and love trendy, bright fabric you need to head over to their website and browse the beautiful prints they have to offer.
Their fabric is printed as it is ordered with environmentally friendly inks and their is never any waste. It’s designed and printed right in the USA, so there is very little wait time for new prints to be available, letting designers create fabric that is right on trend. They use a high quality pre-shrunk cotton that is stronger and softer than most cotton fabric. Because the fabric is printed on demand, the colors won’t be faded and will arrive vibrant and crisp.
Modern Yardage has a team of talented designers and artists to create on trend unique fabric on the spot. They are constantly posting brand new prints from this talented group of individuals. The designers are given a freedom that is unheard of in the fabric industry. Many designs are offered in multiple scales and colors, so you can get the exact print you’re looking for.
A great bonus that comes with all Modern Yardage fabric is the margin on the right hand side of the order. It’s full of lots of fun extras: designer information, fabric care instructions, even patterns and project ideas like the messenger bag in the photo below.
Head over to Modern Yardage now for more information about this amazing new company! While you’re over there, be sure to check out their featured collection Earth to Sky by Katie Schrader of Wild Notions. It has a unique watercolor design that can’t be replicated with normal fabric weaving. Because it’s digitally printed, each design can include thousands of colors which gives it an authentic watercolor appearance.
Be sure to check back on Friday for your chance to win 2 yards of the Modern Yardage fabric of your choice to try it out!
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