Online Sewing Class: Put it on the Bias
SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login

Forum > Miscellaneous > Quality Fabric Stores in Phoenix and Tucson AZ ( Moderated by Deepika, EleanorSews, CynthiaSue)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Quality Fabric Stores in Phoenix and Tucson AZ

Alberta CANADA
Member since 8/7/08
Posts: 808
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message


Date: 11/12/13 1:51 AM

Hey all,

I'm going to be in the US from Dec 17 - Jan 9, and during that period I'll be in Arizona, Vegas and Los Angeles. So I'm looking for some fabric stores that sell higher quality fabric than Hancocks and Joanns, particularly for Arizona. I have family in California and Nevada who know what stores to hit, but just friends who don't sew in Arizona.

I'm looking for quality men's shirting and suiting - so linens, silks, cottons and tropical wools. Any suggestions?


2005- 38.10m
2006- 278.80m
2007- 478.35m
2008 - 665.09m
2009 - 751.91m
2010- 1500m+ sewn 51m
2011-?? sewn 53m
2012- 35.1m
I own three kilometres. Well on the way to a fourth.

diane s
diane s
Oregon USA
Member since 8/24/02
Posts: 5149
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message


Date: 11/12/13 11:50 AM

My dd went to UofA in Tuscon and I looked but never found any great fabrics. I like LV for home dec fabrics, but never found much else either.
You might consider ordering from and having the package sent to your relatives addy. They sell what you're looking for and have good prices.

My grandmother taught me to sew when I was 10, and I've been sewing ever since.

minggiddylooloo  Friend of PR
Member since 5/17/05
Posts: 2673
Skill: Intermediate
Body Type:
Send Message


Date: 11/12/13 12:26 PM

Since Leandro's closed in 2008, I don't think there are any high end garment fabric stores left in Tucson. The SAS Fabrics chain *might* have some nicer fabric but I wouldn't count on it (it's an outlet type of chain and a hit or miss... great place to treasure hunt but not if you're limited on time).

I second the suggestion to get ahold of Michael's Fabrics. They are a great store and might be able to send swatches to your first location and get you the order by the time you're done.

I have only shopped the SAS Fabrics in Phoenix and don't know of any other stores in that area. I left Tucson in 2008.

I'm finally a blogger!

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Miscellaneous >> Quality Fabric Stores in Phoenix and Tucson AZ

adv. search»
pattern | machine | member

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2016® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.