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Date: 8/19/13 7:31 PM

I just realized my fav RTW pants are RPL and I really love them and I've heard people rave about RPL.

However, I cannot find it when I search the fabric sites. Thanks :)

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Date: 8/19/13 7:55 PM

The one time I have bought RPL I bought it from Gorgeous Fabrics. Not sewn up but washed well, does not attract cat (important criteria!).

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Date: 8/19/13 8:09 PM

I too bought some amazing PRL from Gorgeous Fabrics several years ago. I made slacks out of it and wore them forever. They still look brand new!

I did find some nice RPL on the sale table at Hancocks this week. They had several plaids and herring ones that have both washed up nicely.

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Date: 8/19/13 8:20 PM

Emmaonesock.com has the best I've found. Basic colors and a reasonable price. Washes/dries beautifully!

This takes you to one of them. She has a number of colors available.

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Date: 8/19/13 9:16 PM

The two best sources for it are GF and EmmaOneSock.

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Date: 8/19/13 10:23 PM

You guys are awesome!

Thank you!!

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Date: 8/20/13 8:31 AM

Thanks for asking this question. I didn't even know what RPL is, and now I want some.

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Date: 8/20/13 9:34 AM



That's the beauty of this place, isn't it?

This Post started it! And then, I have this pair of RTW slacks that I wear like 2-3 times a week (hey, they're black!) and used them extensively to modify my Butterick 5908 pattern. For some reason, I never checked out the fabric content until this weekend.

They're 62/32/6 Poly/Rayon/Lycra. I bet the blends with more rayon are even more awesome. I will be finding out the next time I order fabric!

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My Big 4 Sizing: Medium | Tops 14/16 | Pants 18 | Skirts 16/18.

My Measurements: 36 HB | 39.5 FB | 34 W | 44 Hip

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Date: 8/20/13 11:41 AM

Fashion Sewing Group sells a high quality modern gabardine.

The pant fabrics at mood that nancy2001 linked to in the TNT topic are the best price.

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Date: 8/20/13 2:36 PM

Emmaonesock always has it. She has a regular supplier now and it is very reasonably priced.

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