Fall Clearance: Extra 20% OFF Fabrics Already on Sale


Save an extra 20%  on ALL fabrics, notions and patterns already ON SALE!

Sale ends Monday, Sept 4 at midnight, EST.

Use COUPON CODE: Labour2017

**Please read all the Fine Print HERE**


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You can’t sew without thread!

Aurifil Quarterly Thread Clubs

Join our “A” Club!

Whatever your passion, whether it’s quilting, patchwork, handbags, clothing, home decor, embroidery, applique, or long arm quilting, we’ve got you covered with Aurifil Thread.

We’ve pulled together a wonderful collection of colour coordinated threads reflecting every season. Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer — bold, cool, pastels, rusts, greys, blues, warm, strong, soft, bright — you’ll find threads that suit your projects.

Join our “A” Club and four times a year you’ll receive 8 spools of Aurifil’s cotton Mako 2-ply 100% cotton Egyptian thread. Recognized as one of the world’s best threads.

Choose from 50 wt mini spools or large spools. Or 40 wt large spools.

Become a club member and you won’t have to worry about running out of thread — quality thread delivered to your door!

Not only do you save 20%
BUT the price is guaranteed!

Limited enrolment so sign up now. Fall Thread Club ships in September.


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Celebrating the Good Life!


It’s a good life!
35 Years of Marriage
Deserves Recognition!

Join with me in spirit as we
celebrate with family and friends.

For 48 hours only,
Save 35% on ALL batiks in the store — yardage, jelly rolls, layer cakes, bundles, charm packs.

Use COUPON CODE: anniversary35

Offer valid Monday, August 14 through to
Tuesday, August 15 at midnight EST.

** A few notes**

  • Minimum purchase of fabric on sale is 1 yard.
  • We will do our best to send as one continuous piece but this may not always be possible.
  • We will ship what we have in stock and adjust your final invoice.
  • Sale cannot be combined with any other discounts or coupons.
  • Applies to new orders only. Offer good on in-stock items only.
  • Coupon does not apply to gift certificates or batik sewing clubs.
  • All orders, including those under $20 and over $150, will ship Expedited Canada Post Mail based on the flat rate posted on the web site. Free shipping is suspended for this sale.
  • Please allow a few extra days for processing.


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Summer Visits and Open House!

Flare Fabrics - Open ThursdaysWe’re incredibly excited to announce our first ever open days and Open House!

For Summer, 2017 we will be open every Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Take advantage of the warm summer days and light to come for a country drive and visit us in our country studio. We’re just 15 km. west of Perth, Ontario in a beautiful community called Brooke Valley – the drive is just 5 km from Highway 7 down a winding and pot-hole filled dirt road! But well worth the drive.

We’ve got hundreds of fabric bolts for you to check out – fabric we’ve never taken to shows and patterns, notions and handbag supplies. Touch and feel the rayon, canvas, linen and batiks.

We’re staying open late enough we hope people can get to us after work.

But if you can’t make it during the week then we’ve got a special 2 day Open House extravaganza lined up! Saturday, July 29 and Sunday, July 30 – from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be special deals, discounts, drinks and treats all around.

Flare Fabrics Open House

Did I mention we have peacocks? Well actually not me, as in Flare Fabrics, but my neighbour. You either love them or hate them to be honest – but if coming for the fabric isn’t enticing enough, maybe the peacocks are worth a visit? (No guarantees mind you!)

Take a look! This one likes my railing.


And here’s the studio – at the end of a long driveway. We’d love to see you any Thursday in July or August or during our end of July Open House. ~ Marlene


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Canada 150 – It’s In The Bag Blog Tour


All week — June 4th to 10th —  join 10 Canadian handbag bloggers as they offer tips, tricks and patterns from great designers and back makers.

Canada 150 It's inthe Bag bloggers

PLUS – there are dozens of sponsors – including yours truly – Flare Fabrics – offering great prizes and giveaways throughout the week to help feed our addictive hobbies.

Look which Canadian Bloggers are Participating!

What a Selection of Canadian Sponsors!

Head over to Michelle’s Creations for the complete blogging list and don’t forget to enter each day for your chance to win.

~ Marlene


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13% Sale on PreCuts Plus New Japanese Imports

13% Savings on PreCuts

Jelly rolls, layer cakes, hexies, charm packs, mini charms,
mini strips, 5″ strips!

Hoffman Bali Pops and Poppies. Island Batik Strips. Timeless Treasure, Cantik Batiks. Robert Kaufman solids. Lecien of Japan.


On sale now until Friday, March 30 at midnight, EST. Applies to all 2.5 inch strips, 5 inch squares, 10 inch squares, other precut sizes. Does not include items already on sale or fat quarter/half yard bundles.

New Japanese Imports!

Cosmo, Talking Heads on Cream, Japanese Import, Cotton/Linen CANVASWe have a weakness for funky fabrics at Flare Fabrics! Our latest arrivals from Cosmo Textiles and Kokka of Japan lifts the mood, makes us smile and laugh – something we can all use throughout our day. There are fine poplins, 100% cotton canvas, cotton/linen blends – fabric with multi purposes. Think quilts, handbags, pillows, totes, yoga bags, jackets, wallets, footstools, chair cushions….Enjoy!


Kokka, Ecole Simple, French Bulldogs on Cream, CANVAS, Japanese Import

Cosmo, School Days: Black Beetle Friends in Cream, Japanese Import, POPLIN

Kokka, ECHINO, Red Foxes on Grey Stone, Linen/Cotton CANVAS, Japanese Import

Kokka, ECHINO, Cream Text, Black Stripes, Linen/Cotton CANVAS, Japanese Import

March 27 Deal of the Week

Mar 28 Deal of the Week

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