Funky Fabrix

News and Updates

Welcome to Funky Fabrix!
Australia's largest dedicated Organic and Vintage Fabric store!


Here you will find all the latest news from our online organic fabric store http://www.funkyfabrix.com.au

We have new stock arriving daily and will keep you updated on new goodies available, newest trends, fun competitions and bits and pieces from our lives.

If you would like to view our amazing vintage fabrics you can visit our Vintage Fabric store www.vintagefabriconline.com.

We love to see photos of your creations so don't forget to pop us a line and a photo if you would like to see your creation on your photo page on the website.
e-mail: shona@funkyfabrix.com.au

Shona and Jason

Our Vintage Fabric Website

Monday, August 30, 2010

Weekends!


Weekends - the new collection by Erin McMorris for Free Spirit Fabrics





Weekends is a fresh new collection of designs inspired by sunny relaxing days, with time to garden, bike or picnic in the park. Combining hand-drawn flowers with precise patterns and dots create designs that are summery and modern. The palettes, with butter yellow, tomato red, lavender and leaf green will take you from dawn to dusk. Enjoy your Weekends!
You will find the Collection here~!

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Little Bird Pattern Giveaway!

Little Bird Patterns have released an easy to make 6 gored a-line skirt for up to 12 years.
The Alice A-Line is easy to whip up in an afternoon with no zips or buttons and is perfect for the beginner sewer (of someone who likes to makes things in a jiffy).
We are giving away one Alice A-Line pattern this week. Winner is drawn on Friday.
To enter, just leave a comment below. Competition is open to all registered blog followers.
If you don't follow us yet, just click on the followers box to the right.
Good Luck!
PS, we still have not heard from a few winners of our last comp, so pop us an email shona@funkyfabrix.com.au if you are one of those winners and have not sent us your mailing details as yet.

Saffron Craig Bird Tree

We are delighted to carry the full range of Saffron Craig's new range - Bird Tree!

You will find these wonderful fabrics here on our website.

You will also find all of Saffron Craig's other ranges as well.

We have also found in our storeroom, Saffron's first hand printed ranges still on bolts! We forgot all about them, so will list them up on the website in the next few weeks.































Saturday, August 21, 2010

Vintage Fabric Garage Sale!

As many of you may know, Funky Fabrix started out as a vintage fabric store. Over time we have been so busy keeping up with Funky Fabrix new fabric division, our vintage fabric has been sadly neglected!

We still have store rooms full of gorgeous vintage fabric, which really deserve a new home. Ofcourse we will not part with it all. We collect vintage Scandinavian textiles, so we will be keeping these plus most of our bolts (for a new project next year) but we would love to find homes for the many pieces we have in our collection.

............so we are having a vintage fabric garage sale! Yes you can come along to Funky Fabrix (Mitchelton, Brisbane) on Saturday afternoon October 9th and Sunday morning October 10 to purchase vintage fabric pieces from our collection.

We would love to have held it sooner, but thanks to our fantastic customers, we have just been too busy to get organised! We have a new staff member starting this week, so that should give us some spare time to unearth all our vintage fabric treasures in time for the sale!




So don't forget pencil in October 9th and 10th in your diary!


Thursday, August 19, 2010

Castle Peeps - Lizzy House

We are so excited to have Lizzy House's new design CASTLE PEEPS available in store and online. Great whimsical prints in 3 different colourways.

These great ideas are from the Lizzy House blog which you can visit here











Saturday, August 14, 2010

We need inspiration!


Little Bird Patterns has used our Poppy fabric to create this wonderful wrap skirt

We are in the process of creating an "Inspiration Page" on our website and we would love to include your photos!



Have photos of creations made with our fabric? We would love to include them on our new page.



Not only will your photo be included on our website, each month we will give away a $25 gift voucher. All you need to do is send in your photos to be in the running.

Photos can be uploaded on our facebook fan page www.facebook.com/funkyfabrix.au
or via email shona@funkyfabrix.com.au

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

2000 Fan Competition Winners!

A big thank you again to our wonderful fans!

Congratulations to the following who have won our prizes. Your name is shown against corresponding prize 1 - 10. Please send us an email shona@funkyfabrix.com.au stating your prize number and mailing address so that we can post off your prize asap!

Congratulations to all the prize winners and thankyou to all those who entered.

Shona

1. MarniT
2. mbstar
3. Bex Davies
4. Kawaii For You
5. Katrina and Peter
6. Deb - Two Cheeky Monkies
7. Ellie Hilyard
8. Pretty Pink
9. Shyama de Silva
10 MadonnaS

Congrats!!

Monday, August 2, 2010

We have added a new category!

Looking for small print fabrics to make buttons and other small crafty goodies? We have introduced a new category to our store, to help you find all our fabrics with small scale prints.

Just click here!












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