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From: mommydionne
Date: 07-14-2007, 10:10 PM (1 of 7)
Anyone know of a good :Canada: source for bastiste?? Seems to be hard to find all of sudden.
User: mommydionne
Member since: 01-08-2004
Total posts: 838
From: ninifav
Date: 07-15-2007, 12:53 AM (2 of 7)
Try ...They were the premier smocking and bridal company in New Orleans for years and years...Several years back, they went to catalog/online only...has really nice fabric...
User: ninifav
Member since: 09-06-2004
Total posts: 204
From: MartySews2
Date: 07-15-2007, 01:50 AM (3 of 7)
If I remember correctly, Martha Pullen's website has some lovely batiste. Hope this helps.
User: MartySews2
Member since: 05-03-2007
Total posts: 293
From: MaryW
Date: 07-15-2007, 07:17 AM (4 of 7)
Here is another source. I have never ordered from them. They are Canadian.
owner/editor of Sew Whats New
User: MaryW
Member since: 06-23-2005
Total posts: 2542
From: ddreev
Date: 07-15-2007, 10:30 AM (5 of 7)
If you are looking for bearissama batiste Childrens Corner has it.

Another source of heirloom fabric is:

I know these are not Canadian but they have wonderful fabric.
Dorothy D.
User: ddreev
Member since: 05-29-2007
Total posts: 69
From: paroper
Date: 07-15-2007, 10:50 PM (6 of 7)

located in SC...but a primo source for lawn and batiste.

Bernina 200e, Artista V5 Designer Plus, Explorations, Magic Box, Bernina 2000DE & 335 Bernette Serger, Bernina 1530 Sewing Machine, Bernina 1300 DC Overlock (with coverstitch)
User: paroper
Member since: 02-03-2004
Total posts: 3775
From: mommydionne
Date: 07-16-2007, 09:31 PM (7 of 7)
thanks a bunch I'll start checking things out!!
User: mommydionne
Member since: 01-08-2004
Total posts: 838
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