Quick Guide to Fabrics

To help you choose the most suitable base fabric for your project.

Materials marked with AU are printed in Australia.

UK = Fabrics available for special order custom printing in the UK

All other materials are printed by Spoonflower USA or Berlin.

ANY design from Thistle and Fox can be printed on ANY base material

Width = 105cm

Petal Signature Cotton - 42"
Cotton Poplin - 42"


Width = 130-138cm

Poly Crepe de Chine - 52"
Linen Cotton Canvas - 54"
Recycled Canvas - 54"
Satin - 54"
Chiffon - 54"
NEW* Cotton Lawn - 54"
Minky - 54"

AUSTRALIAN FABRICS
Lawn - 130cm
Soho Linen Cotton - 138cm
Aspen, Nora- 138cm

Width = 140cm

Organic Cotton Double Gauze - 56"
Organic Cotton Knit - 56"
Organic Cotton Sateen - 56"
Cotton Canvas - 56"
Fleece - 56"
Modern Jersey - 56"
Sport Lycra - 56"
Denim - 56"

AUSTRALIAN FABRICS 140cm
Classic Organic Cotton 
Como Cotton Sateen 
Org. Stretch Jersey 
Satin, Crepe, Georgette 
Scuba & Active Knits 
Velvet 

Width = 145-150cm
Lightweight Cotton Twill - 58"
Cotton Spandex Jersey - 60"

 

AUSTRALIAN FABRICS 145cm
Poplin , Twill
Oxford Cotton 
Panama Canvas 
Organic Canvas 


 

WIDE Width = 295cm
Longleaf Cotton Sateen
Perennial Cotton Sateen

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Baby blankets

Organic Double Gauze

Organic Cotton Knit

Fleece

Minky

beeswax food wraps

Petal Cotton

Organic Cotton Sateen

Cotton Poplin

Classic Organic Cotton - AU

Lawn - AU

Como Cotton Sateen - AU

Dressmaking / Quilting

Woven clothing

Petal Cotton

Cotton Poplin 

Cotton Lawn *NEW

Organic Cotton Sateen

Organic Cotton Knit

Cotton Spandex

Classic Organic Cotton - AU

Poplin - AU | Lawn - AU

Como Cotton Sateen - AU

Oxford - AU

Organic Classic Cotton - AU

Doll clothes

Petal Cotton

Kids clothing

Organic Cotton Knit

Petal Cotton

Cotton Poplin

Organic Cotton Sateen

Classic Organic Cotton- AU

Como - AU

Stretchy Clothing

Organic Cotton Knit

Cotton Spandex Jersey

Sport Lycra

Organic Stretch Jersey - AU

face masks

Petal Cotton

Cotton Poplin

Organic Cotton Sateen

Classic Organic Cotton- AU

Como - AU

Fabric Uses Part  1

What is the best material to use for ...?

Wide Width Fabric

Bed sheets, Duvets

Perennial Cotton Sateen

Longleaf cotton sateen (matte) both 295cm wide

Table linens

Organic Cotton Sateen

Soho Linen Cotton- AU

Como Cotton Sateen - AU

Perennial Cotton Sateen

Longleaf cotton sateen (matte) both 295cm wide

Light Jackets, overalls & similar structured clothing

Light Cotton Twill

Linen Cotton Canvas

Soho Linen Cotton - AU

Water Repellant

Tentex - UK

Lotus Twill - UK

PUL - select designs available via Clover & Co Fabrics.

Home decor - Curtains, Roman Blinds, Cushions, Bags

Linen Cotton Canvas

Velvet

Recycled Canvas

Denim

Light Cotton Twill

Cotton Canvas

Organic Canvas/Panama- AU

3 Pass Blackout - UK

Upholstery

Cotton Canvas

Denim

Celosia Velvet

Performance Velvet

Velvet - AU

Panama Canvas- AU

Verona - AU

Nora - AU

Rigid Linen - AU

Heavier Garments

Bags

Denim

Cotton Canvas

Celosia Velvet or Performance Velvet

Organic Canvas - AU

Velvet - AU

Fabric Uses Part  2

What is the best material to use for ...?

Swimwear, leggings, Active wear

Sport Lycra 

Active - AU

Scuba - AU

Water Repellant

Tentex - UK

Lotus Twill - UK

PUL - available soon

Lingerie, Fancy Dresses

Dance wear, Scarves, robes 

Satin

Chiffon

Poly Crepe de Chine

Scuba & Active(for bralettes & sports bras) - AU

Crepe, Satin, Georgette - AU

Textured Crepe - UK

General Purpose Knits - stretchy garments & accessories

Organic Cotton Knit

Cotton Spandex

Sport Lycra

Modern Jersey

Organic Stretch Jersey- AU

Fabric Uses Part  3

What is the best material to use for ...?

Tracksuits & loungewear

Organic Cotton Knit 

Cotton Spandex Jersey 

Terry - AU

Lennox - AU

headbands 

Organic Cotton Knit

Cotton Spandex Jersey

Organic Stretch Jersey - AU

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