What types of fabric does FreeSpirit manufacture?
FreeSpirit is a leading manufacturer of the highest quality, 100% cotton, cotton poplin, and cotton flannel fabrics.
What is the content and width of FreeSpirit fabric?/In what amounts does the fabric get shipped?
All FreeSpirit fabric has a width of 44/45. Our cotton poplin collections are doubled and rolled in 12-yard bolts, and our cotton collections are in 15-yard bolts.
How should I wash FreeSpirit fabric?
Machine wash FreeSpirit fabric in warm water, with a mild detergent, in a delicate cycle. Tumble dry on a low setting, and remove promptly. Do not use bleach. For the best results, pre-washing is recommended.
Where does FreeSpirit manufacture its fabrics?
All FreeSpirit fabric is manufactured overseas at some of the best printing mills in the world.
Where is FreeSpirit located?
Our business and mailing address is:
Attn: Fabrics Division
3430 Toringdon Way, Suite 301
Where can I buy FreeSpirit fabric?
FreeSpirit fabric can be found all over the world, at independent quilt shops, specialty fabric shops, through quilting catalogs, and on the web. You can use our store locator to find the nearest retail outlet.
How do I locate a shop near me?
Most quilt shops throughout the United States and abroad do carry FreeSpirit fabric, but to find a shop in a specific area, please use our shop locator.
Can I buy fabric directly from FreeSpirit?
FreeSpirit is a manufacturer. Direct sales are through wholesale only to quilt and fabric shops, distributors, manufacturers, catalog companies, etc.
How can I become a FreeSpirit retailer/supplier?
If you would like to become a FreeSpirit retailer, please contact our sales manager at email@example.com. Several distributors also sell our fabric collections in the US, Canada, and overseas. Please consult our Distributor List to find the best source for your shop or business.
Can I submit my own designs to FreeSpirit for consideration?
Yes, you may submit your designs for consideration for use by Free Spirit. Submissions must be int the form of an Artist's Portfolio. All portfolios should showcase your best work and presented as professionally as possible. Because of the large volume of submissions we regularly receive, email submissions are not accepted for review. Artwork submission portfolios must be presented on good quality color copies, shown in full repeat scale, and must include color palette ideas. It is also recommended that you submit a written explanation of how the designs have been inspired.
Your submitted designs will be evaluated on: creativity, originality, innovation, technical skills, how the designs reflect your interests, how they stand alone as well as work together cohesively. We will also be looking for how they showcase the range of your work.
Please keep in mind that we are looking for artwork that is unique from any of our current artists, and we suggest that you look at our websites to review what is currently in our fabric lines and compare these to your designs prior to submitting them.
All portfolios should include your contact information: name, address, email address, and daytime telephone number.
Allow at least 30 days from your submission, and you will be notified by email with a response.
Please mail your artwork portfolio to:
Westminster Lifestyle Fabrics
Attn: Joyce Robertson/PORTFOLIO SUBMISSION
3430 Toringdon Way, Suite 301
Charlotte, NC 28277
If you still have questions and would like to get in touch with us, please email Pam.Sobocinski@Westminsterfibers.com.
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