All About Fabric video
All About Fabric
Instructor avatar
Meet The Expert
Heather Valentine is the voice behind The Sewing Loft. This self-proclaimed fabric hoarder likes to stitch the night away and dreams of one day discovering a better way to detangle her thread collection. Full bio »

View other episodes by Heather Valentine »
You know you love working with fabric, but how much do you really understand fabric? Discover fascinating facts about fabric construction and characteristics when you join quilting expert Heather Valentine for this Quick Stitches & Tips episode.

You'll learn how to:
  • Identify the type of construction of a fabric, whether knit or woven.
  • Distinguish the basic characteristics and variations of cotton fabric.
  • Figure out if knit or woven fabrics should be used on your project.
  • Work with pile and faux fur.
The fabulous faux fur fabric used in the demonstration is courtesy of Shannon Fabrics.

Annie's online classes can be viewed online at your convenience, 24/7, 365 days a year from any mobile device, both tablet and non-tablet (phones, iPod Touch, etc.) but classes are best viewed on tablets or computers.

Annie's Creative Studio subscribers can enjoy unlimited access to this online class while subscribed to Annie's Creative Studio. If you'd like to have lifetime access to this class, you can purchase the online class or DVD at The Ask the Instructor, Supplies and My Notebook features available with lifetime access are not available on Annie's Creative Studio.