I consider the people who post here to be “serious about sewing”. I consider myself a serious, above average sewer who still has a lot to learn. I’m on a mission right now to expand my sewing skills and I spend time perusing this forum in addition to Pattern Review. It appears to me that most people do not get fabric from national chains like JoAnn or Hancock. So, I’m asking directly: What are your favorite, most frequent, and most reliable sources for good quality fabric. Do you subscribe to a swatch service? Order from online sources? Travel to New York’s garment district? Does your city or town have a variety of independent fabric sources? I’m curious about where serious sewers get fabric.
I sew, therefore I am