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The Fabric Snob – a Canadian Online Fabric Store {+ discount & giveaway!}

2018 May 17

I love the Canadian online fabric shopping scene! Over the past few years, it has grown by leaps and bounds, providing Canadian (and US and International!) shoppers with lots of variety and choice.

Today, I’m thrilled to be able to feature Lindsey from The Fabric Snob, chat about her shop and give you a chance to win a fabric-y giveaway! Plus, she’s provided a discount code for you to use in her shop. (P.S. This is the 20th Canadian Online Fabric Store interview we’ve had here!)

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“It started with the search for the perfect diaper fabric for my newborn son, which was impossible to find in Canada. I realized there was a huge gap in the Canadian market for on-trend fabrics, so The Fabric Snob was born!

We also have a brick and mortar location. We are located in a small town, Riverton, in rural Manitoba! If you are ever out our way, please stop in for a visit, we would love to have you!” ~ Lindsey, The Fabric Snob

I had a lovely time shopping at The Fabric Snob. They have a huge shop including 60+ solid knit colours plus prints, french terry, and heathered knits, quilting cottons, fleece, minky, flannels, notions and thread! Plus a low Canada and US shipping flat rate of $9.99.

My order arrived super-quick with a washing sheet and bonus fruit snacks that, yes, I did share with my kids! Plus I got a swatch sheet for their huge array of knits – so I can properly match future orders. (Almost my favorite part of the order, besides the fabric of course! #fabricnerd) 

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Sherri: Why did you decide to start your shop?

Lindsey: I wanted something that I could do from home while being a mom, I LOVED sewing and was a self-professed fabric snob. Plus I have always loved working with technology. An online fabric store was the perfect fit!

Sherri: What is your favorite type of sewing project? 

Lindsey: Clothing! I love being able to custom fit something to my body. But I also love the challenge of quilting projects!

Sherri: What is something coming up in the near future that you are especially excited about?

Lindsey: We are hoping to expand our apparel fabrics in a big way over the next few months, and we are also in the process of getting a long-arm to start offering edge-to-edge quilting services!

Sherri: Thanks, Lindsey! 

Lucky us! The Fabric Snob is offering a discount at their shop until May 31, 2018! (One-time use, discount is not applicable to EverSewn Sewing Machines.)

Use the code THR10 to get 10% off your order.

The Fabric Snob is giving away the best kind of gift – a $50 gift card to use in their shop!

This giveaway is open to everyone worldwide, from today (May 17) until midnight May 24, 2018 (EST). Use the Rafflecopter widget below to enter – and if you don’t have Facebook to sign in with, use your name and email address. There’s a “click to enter”, no social media login entry too!

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Thanks for reading Thread Riding Hood. Don’t miss a post – come #alongforthreadride!

Disclosure and Privacy Policy: Fabric Snob is a current blog sponsor. I contacted them to see if they also wanted to be interviewed. They provided fabric and a giveaway as part of our collaboration for this series.  I won’t promote a shop that I do not love, and my opinions will always be my own. Thanks for reading! 

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  1. Pam permalink
    May 17, 2018

    Thanks for introducing the Fabric Snob! My favorite thing in their shop is the Blue Carolina line of fabrics.

  2. Kathy E. permalink
    May 17, 2018

    40 Winks on white is an adorable print! I can think of several projects to use this fabric! I enjoyed this interview!

  3. Lee permalink
    May 17, 2018


  4. May 17, 2018

    Nice to see that our online shopping options are expanding.

  5. Faye permalink
    May 17, 2018

    I love the $9.99 flat rate shipping!

  6. Rebecca K permalink
    May 17, 2018

    I absolutely love the knit Mini Cosmic Bears

  7. Lori Morton permalink
    May 17, 2018

    Love the “Puppy Love” Layer Cake! Would make great quilt * accessories for our lil’ Grandson! :)

  8. Laura permalink
    May 17, 2018

    I love all the preorders that they run. I’m currently waiting on a bunch of black and white stripes!!!

  9. May 18, 2018

    The shipping rate at $9.99 is one of my fav things.

  10. Kathyh permalink
    May 18, 2018

    I’m seriously considering the riley blake airplane knits in blue and gray.
    Thanks for the giveaway.

  11. May 18, 2018

    All the quilting cottons! I may quilt AND sew clothes, but knits are still scary to me. I would love to use the Architectural Blocks in Cement as a background on a quilt!

  12. May 18, 2018

    favourite??? That’s a hard one. I love the navy/cream french terry.

  13. Judys permalink
    May 18, 2018

    Wonderful to see another Canadian fabric store! Thank you.

  14. barbara permalink
    May 18, 2018

    some pretty flannels i liked in your shop

  15. LINDA permalink
    May 18, 2018

    HI, My favorite thing in the shop is the Blue Carolina fabrics.Thanks to You+ Fabric Snob for a sweet giveaway!!

  16. Laura M permalink
    May 18, 2018

    Love the colors of plain knits. So great to be able to make your own tshirts that fit.

  17. Erin permalink
    May 18, 2018

    New to me fabric shop, so exciting.

  18. Delaine permalink
    May 19, 2018

    I love the Harvest Moon Fat Quarter Bundle. Thanks!

  19. Tammy permalink
    May 19, 2018

    I’m excited that there’s another online fabric store in western

  20. Linda permalink
    May 20, 2018


  21. Sarah J permalink
    May 20, 2018

    I love their selection of knits- especially the heathered colors! I want them all!

  22. elena permalink
    May 22, 2018


  23. Laura D permalink
    May 23, 2018

    I love the Tula Pink Owls in Peony! Gorgeous

  24. Joanne Roots-Rochon permalink
    May 24, 2018

    O love the fabrics I have gotten from the Fabric Snob. It’s great to have a Canadian shop for quality fabric

  25. Catherine permalink
    May 24, 2018

    I love the selection of Bella solids. I’ll be checking to see if they have the coordinates to a FQ bundle I just bought. Thanx Sherri for keeping us in the know about Canadian shops.

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