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With more than fifteen years of design industry experience, owner Rick Baye has cultivated a captivating collection of fine silk, linen, mohair, and velvet fabrics. Designer Fabric stocks threads similar to those made by name brands including Robert Allen, Scalamandre, Donghia, and Brunschwig. Fabric runs from $6–$40 per yard, with higher prices for specialty selections. Peruse a bevy of small samples for modest-sized projects ($2+) or prep for marathon windsock-sewing sessions with several hundred yards of choice cotton threads. Importing elegant wares from France, England, Germany, Switzerland, and Belgium, Designer Fabric also offers twice-yearly access to luxurious bed linens from Florence, Italy, including duvets, complete bed sets, and Egyptian-cotton Vespa covers.

3204 Harvard Avenue East
Seattle,
WA
US

3801 Latona Avenue Northeast
Seattle,
WA
US

4214 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle,
WA
US

4221 University Way NE
Seattle,
WA
US

Frame Central, where the upbeat, fun-loving staff works alongside customers preserving their artwork and keepsakes. Frame Central prides itself on its expedient one-day framing. Staffers have devoted years to learning how to craft custom frames fast without sacrificing quality. For one thing, they keep all their materials on hand, saving on time spent sending off for special orders. For another, customers can design and make the frames themselves or meet staffers halfway by allowing them to professionally cut the materials for easy home assembly.

305 NE 45th St
Seattle,
WA
US

300 NE 45th St
Seattle,
WA
US