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This month, we looked for lightweight wovens for the Addison top, and heavier, bottom-weight fabrics for the Weston shorts.

Posted in: Fabric & Textiles • May 31, 2016



  1. Yucca Collection Lawn from Spool, is from Leah Duncan's hot new collection, $15/yard.

  2. Jacquard Rayon - Sunshine Yellow from Fancy Tiger Crafts is a bright, dynamic jacquard, $14/yard.

  3. Swifting Flora Swell from Indie Stitches is a soft voile with a unique floral print by Maureen Cracknell, $22 AUD/meter.

  4. Herringbone Woven Check from Spool, is a fine yarn-dyed cotton in cream and camel, So soft! $12/yard.

  5. Bright Heart - Hunt from Indie Stitches is a perfectly sheer voile with an Amy Butler print, $35 AUD per meter.

  6. Liberty of London Tana Lawn - Ed D from Bolt & Spool is a subtle fruit-themed lawn with a vintage feel, $36/yard.

  7. Arbol Black from Finch Knitting + Sewing Studio is a fun, bold print, $15/yard.

  8. Crepon Soaring Birds from Stylemaker fabrics is polyester with a fun bird theme, $10.00/yard.

  9. Speckled Navy Mochi from The Crafty Mastermind is a beautiful, speckled Cotton+Steel lawn, 19/meter.

  10. Umbria Linen Check from Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics is a classic checked print on a lightweight linen, $19.50/yard.

  11. Star Dust from Miss Maude is a very lightweight and incredible soft batiste from the Linna Morata collection, $32.40/meter (New Zealand)

  12. Frock - Gemstone in Pink from The Cloth Pocket is a classic Cotton+Steel print in rayon, $14/yard.



  1. Thick and Thin Stripes from Jones & Vandermeer is a Robert Kaufman Railroad Denim with a fun variation on the classic stripe, $12/yard.

  2. Cotton/Linen Denim from Fancy Tiger Crafts is the perfect blend, as expected from Robert Kaufman, $14/yard.

  3. Textured Denim - Evergreen State from Sew Biased Fabrics comes in a unique shade for one-of-a-kind shorts, $13.50/yard.

  4. Textured Denim - Canyon Sunset from Sew Biased Fabrics is a great shade from Art Gallery's The Denim Studio collection, $13.50/yard.

  5. Charlie Harper Denim from Silk Road Textiles features a fun, geometric bird print, $17.yard.

  6. Charlie Harper Denim also from Silk Road Textiles has a totally different bird! $17/yard.

  7. Merchant & Mills Sanded Canvas - Indigo from Bolt & Spool has a great sanded finish and sturdy hand, $19.60/yard.

  8. Denim Dot - Black from Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics is a black denim with little white dots, $15.40/yard.

  9. Cognac Soho Faux Suede from Just Make It Sew has a rich color and a very realistic texture, $10.50/yard.

  10. Nevada Linen - Oatmeal/Gold from Stonemountain & Daughter has an eye-catching metallic finish, $26/yard

  11. Charlie Harper Canvas from Silk Road Textiles, features an abstract sanddollar print, $17/yard.

  12. Global Textures - Southwest Patch from Stonemountain & Daughter Fabrics i s a heavier weight jacquard with an engaging print - you can use both sides! $16.50/yard.

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