About the Fabrics
1. Linen, 135gsm This fabric is a cotton linen blend which is 50% cotton & 50% linen and 137cm wide. This fabric is soft, flowy with texture to it and is perfect for clothing or soft homewares.
2. Lightweight Cotton, 130gsm This fabric is 100% cotton and 149cm wide. Our Lightweight fabric is soft anf flowy with a slight sheen and is perfect for Summer dresses, pjs, pillowcases or soft homewares.
3. Mid Weight Cotton 150gsm This fabric is 100% cotton and 149cm wide. Our mid weight cotton is super versatile and perfect for clothing, quilting, accessories and homewares.
4. Cotton Canvas 250gsm This fabric is 100% cotton and 149cm wide. Our canvas is perfect for sewing projects that need more structure – tote bag, clutches, planters and is great for structured clothing too.
Fabric is cut as a continuous piece, if your fabric cannot be cut as a continuous piece we will contact you.
Can I use Whimsy Fabrics to make and sell products?
If you’re a business you are welcome to use our fabrics to make and sell products with. Please credit & tag @whimsykaleidoscope as the designer of the fabric when you share your products on social media and website.
Once fabric arrives in the studio it will be cut and shipped within 7 working days. All Fabric will be posted via Australia Post with tracking. We generally quote a 6 – 8 week turnaround time but due to COVID shipping time frames are unpredictable and constantly changing. If we cannot ship your order within 8 – 10 weeks from the pre order close date, we will contact you with an update.
For orders over 25+ metres within Australia please contact us for a shipping quote.
Yes we ship overseas! Check out our FAQ’s for a list of countries we currently ship to.
International orders will be sent via Australia Post Standard Mail; we can currently ship up to 2kg of fabric internationally.
International Shipping charges do not include possible taxes and charges imposed by the country of origin or destination. The responsibility of costs incurred for any customs duties, foreign taxes or other fees is the responsibility of the customer.
Please note that due to COVID there may be delays with shipping to some countries, which is beyond our control.
Other Important Bits
Our lightweight, midweight and canvas fabric is 100% cotton. Our linen is a 50% cotton 50% linen blend. Please note that our linen may shrink up to 3% after washing. We recommend pre washing your fabric prior to sewing. Please use a cold gentle wash and dry in indirect sunlight.
Please take note of the scale of the designs. If you are unsure about the scale or fabric base contact us with any questions you may have. We want you to be 100% happy with your fabric selection.
We have done our best to depict the colours and vibrancy of the fabric, however colours will vary between the different fabric bases and from your computer screen to real life.
Ink used in the textiles are Oeko-Tex standard 100 certified, which is Eco-friendly and safe.
We have taken the time to ensure that the fabric quality is a high standard. If you are not 100% happy with your order please see our FAQ’s for details on exchanges.
We absolutely love seeing designs come to life so please be sure to tag us on social media @whimsykaleidoscope #whimsyfabrics so we can see all your amazing creations.