Thursday, March 31, 2011

The first of my LA garment district fabric finds

One of the first things I found in the garment district was that a lot of the stores had some of the fabulous ruffled fabrics I've been eyeing.  Luckily, I knew to shop around, so I ended up getting a pretty good deal on these two. 

Aren't they pretty?  The purple ruffles are the width you would normally see in this fabric, and the gray are narrow ruffles.  Now I need to decide what to make. 

Maybe I'll make a swimsuit like Dana made.  I think that will definitely be on the list!

Or some capri-length ruffly leggings like Katy made.  I think the gray would be cute for these.

And how cute is this hat?! 

Either of my girls would be adorable in one of these tunics.

Decisions, decisions!

3 comments:

  1. Love the ruffled fabric! There was a pair of shorts in a recent Chasing Fireflies catalog made out of ruffle fabric that were adorable.

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  2. Do you remember the name of the store that carried it and how much it was?

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  3. I don't remember the name of the store, but it seems like almost every store had it. I think I ended up paying about $4/yard for it.

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