FAQs – Always Knitting and Sewing

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  • What is a fat quarter ?

    A fat quarter is a piece of fabric approximately 18 x 22 inches in size,  basically it is a quarter of a yard.  Often used for small project work such as patchwork.

  • How many fat quarters are in a bundle?

    Each bundle varies but the easy way to tell how many pieces are in a bundle is to count them on the picture as you get the fabrics that are shown in the picture

  • If I buy more than half a metre or more than one fat quarter will the fabric be sent in one piece ?

    Yes we will always send fabric in one continuous length unless you request otherwise

  • What is cotton poplin ?

    Poplin is a durable, tightly woven cotton fabric, primarily intended for making clothes, but also suitable for other crafting too. It uses a plain weave and is actually very similar to quilting cotton, but with a tighter, less distinctive weave, less prone to wrinkling, and much easier to iron. The weight varies but is generally light to medium weight