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Fabric store owners see increase in sewing as hobby – Reading Eagle

| September 26, 2011

Fabric store owners see increase in sewing as hobby – Some say when economy is bad, more people take it up! Robert Richin, owner of Fabric Mart, has been in the business for more than 34 years, and said that when he started out, women sewed to save money. But today, his customers sew as […]

Website Review: Your Complete Fabric Destination

| October 15, 2009 has been online since August 1997 and they cater to a targeted niche that includes sewing enthusiasts, small and large fabric stores, small and large manufacturers, and hobbyists and students doing research.  The goal of the site is to be a complete fabric destination so has been compiling information about fabrics, trims, care, […]

Interview With Andrew Martin of

| May 1, 2009

We recently talked with Andrew Martin, Marketing Director of, and he shared some valuable insight about current and future trends in fabrics.  Martin says that the entire fabric industry is experiencing a shift toward organic and eco friendly fabrics and that sewing professionals would do well to stay on top of this new direction.  […]