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2016 Summer of Fabric Love

It's back! The 2016 Summer of Fabric Love is here.

Welcome to our fun tradition for sewists and fabric lovers. 
Every week until the end of August we'll have a new promotion, a special feature, a contest or a surprise for all who love fabric and fabric news*.
And to kick things off...

May 27-June 2 - Win this beautiful bundle of Cotton + Steel's new yarn dyed gingham fat quarters - doesn't that say summer?  

There are three ways to enter, share the Summer of Fabric Love post on Facebook and Instagram - every share counts as an entry, send me a picture of a recent finish that you're excited about - every email counts as an entry, or make a purchase at - every yard or equivalent counts as an entry. We'll draw a random winner on Friday June 3. Winner Michele Farrugia

June 3 - June 9 - Win this lovely charm pack of the neutral shades from the Karen Lewis Blueberry Park fabric collection by Robert Kaufman. 
There are three ways to enter, repost the the Summer of Fabric Love post for this contest on Instagram - every repost counts as an entry, share this Summer of Fabric Love post for this contest on Facebook - every share counts as an entry, or make a purchase at - every yard or equivalent counts as an entry. We'll draw a random winner the morning of Friday June 10. 
June 10 - June 17 - Get Crazy Sexy Wool for only $19.99 on any in stock colour. It's a savings of 26% of the regular price. A great time to stock up. No promo code is necessary.
* The fine print - Each offer is good only for the dates described and cannot be combined with any other offers. Winners will be drawn at random and announced each week. Please watch this page and our Facebook and Instagram pages for the winner announcements. 
June 20 - June 24 - Birthday week sale. Get a free Mystery fat quarter when you make a fabric purchase between now and midnight EST on June 24. We'll choose a fat quarter to coordinate with your order.  Happy Birthday and happy shopping.
June 24 - June 30 - New product launch at Fabric Spark - Pompom trim is here. And a Canadian blogger blog hop is here to lead us into the Canada Day long weekend. Watch for news at Happy Okapi this week for promotions, great content, and more. 
July 1 - July 7 - For Canada Day we're having a Find the Flag contest.  There are three Canadian flags on the site that link back to this page.
Find all three and send an email to, including the following information
A) The three pages that have a Canadian flag (with the link back to this page)
B) What those three pages have in common
C) Your favourite thing about Canada 
We will draw three winners from all correct entries. You have until Midnight (EST) July 7 to enter. 

Prizes include


The winners are Laura Manning, Joan Foster, and Sherry Keller. Congrats!

July 8 - July 14 - Lots and lots and lots of new fabric. Over 50 bolts arrived on Wednesday and we've been posting new fabric ever since. Check out all of the new goodies here.

July 15 - July 18 - JULY CLEARANCE EVENT. Save an extra 20% off already discounted fabric when you use the promo code woohoo. Until midnight EST Monday July 18, 2016. Over 200 fabrics to choose from in our sale section. 

July 22 - July 28 - WIN a Cotton + Steel tote bag.  We're giving away a tote bag to two lucky winners.  There are three ways to enter, tag your friends on the the Summer of Fabric Love post for this contest on Instagram - every tag counts as an entry, share the Summer of Fabric Love post for this contest on Facebook - every share counts as an entry, or make a purchase at - every yard or equivalent counts as an entry. We'll draw two random winners the morning of Friday July 29

But that's not all, we've been participating in Thread Riding Hood's blogiversary week. Sherri has worked really hard pulling a lot of shops together and is running fantastic give aways including our beautiful half yard bundle of Eternal Sunshine by Amy Butler, and she's having a sweet Discount Weekend, watch here for details.  I won't let the cat out of the bag but it's good. Savings to be had Saturday and Sunday.

Congratulations @janequiltsslowly and @derangeddyeworks you each won a Cotton + Steel tote bag

July 29 - to infinity and beyond! Big Announcement number 1 - Fabric Spark is going to be a Shop In Person experience. We are partnering with County Clothesline to share a wonderful new warehouse/showroom space in Toronto. It's only 5 minutes from the DVP and the parking is free.  Please watch for details here and at for location, dates, and hours.  We can't wait to see you in person, talk about your next project and share our love of beautiful fabric. 

Big Announcement number 2 - Emma has joined us at Fabric Love HQ to help keep you in fabric happiness.  Welcome Emma and thanks for bringing all of your energy, joy and love for great design to the Fabric Spark community.

August 12 and 13 - Free Shipping until midnight Saturday August 13. The Summer of Fabric love rewards those who love, lots and lots of new fabric in the shop.

 August 19 - 21 - Get 15% off our new themed collection "Back to School" fabrics until midnight Sunday August 21. Use the promo code school

August 26 - 28 - Mystery Fat Quarter Weekend. When you buy a yard or more of fabric, until midnight Sunday, we will choose a coordinating fat quarter to go with your bundle of fabric picks and add it to your order for free. You don't need a promo code. And, if you pre-order the new Slow and Steady collection from Tula Pink, you will qualify for the free fat quarter!

Sept 2 - Sept 5 - The End of Summer Contest. It's a big one. Win a beautiful bundle of 18 fat quarters from the stunning Uppercase fabric collection by Janine Vangool. THAT'S 4 1/2 YARDS WORTH OF FABRIC!

There are three ways to enter.

1. Look around - There are six summer themed and words hidden on the site (they are written in UPPERCASE and in different colours), when you find a word send us the URL for that page ( . Each correct word found is an entry. You're looking for 


2. Shop - Every yard you buy this weekend is counted as an entry

3. Social Media Sharing - Every name you tag in Instagram and share on Facebook is an entry.

We've sent a notice to our winner. Congratulations Sherry K!!