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Top 5 fabrics for SWIM & SPORTS

By Funki Fabrics, 22 September 2022

Looking for the perfect fabric for your swimwear or sportswear brand? It doesn't matter whether you're a small business or an international sporting company - here are our top 5 picks for fabrics that will ensure a quality product for your customers.

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A Beginners' Guide to Stretch Fabric

By FunkiFabrics, 17 August 2022

Stretch fabric is every dressmaker's best friend - no matter what you're trying to achieve, stretch fabric is the perfect choice. With out Guide you'll become Stretch Fabric expert in a matter of minutes so check it out right now!

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Sustainable Fabrics

By FunkiFabrics, 20 July 2022

This blog will take you through everything that you need to know about sustainable fabrics and why we should be encouraging the reusing and reinventing of fabrics. We want you to enjoy your latest fabric purchase without the added guilt, and our recycled fabrics here at Funki Fabric are the perfect place to start.

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What Needle to Use for Stretch Fabric: A Guide

By Funki Fabrics, 24 June 2022

Posted in Sewing

If you're planning on getting your sewing machine out and getting started with Lycra, you might be wondering which needle to use for stretch fabric. After all, not all needles and fabrics are created equal! In this blog post, we'll tell you everything you need to know about sewing with stretchy fabrics, including what needle to use and other types for sewing Lycra fabric.

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How to Hem Stretch Fabric

By Funki Fabrics, 22 June 2022

Posted in Sewing

Hemming stretch fabric can be a bit tricky, but with the right techniques, it is easier than you think. In this guide, we'll cover everything you need to hem your stretch fabrics like a pro. Read this article for tips and tricks that will have your garments looking their best.

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Your Guide to Fitness Fabrics

By FunkiFabrics, 14 August 2020

Sewing your own activewear gives you the ability to find a perfect fit; your activewear should make you feel limitless! There are more fitness fabrics than you think, both natural and synthetic, and understanding the different benefits of each fitness fabric can help you choose activewear that meets your needs.

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Guide to Prosthetic Limb Covers

By FunkiFabrics, 14 August 2020

Many years ago it used to be the case that prosthetic limbs were something to cover up and hide; not so nowadays! Prosthetic limbs should be shown off with pride, and one way to make them feel a bit more ‘you’ is to invest in a prosthetic leg or arm cover.

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Hong Kong Ballet

By FunkiFabrics, 14 October 2019

FunkiFabrics had the pleasure of working with world renowned fashion designer Liz Vandal, who created the most amazing costumes for Hong Kong Ballet’s production of Peter Pan.

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Killing Eve Pyjamas

By FunkiFabrics, 7 October 2019

Are you a Killing Eve fan? Or perhaps you're just in love with the fabric and want to make inspired garments for your own business? Read this post for more info!

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