The creative skills gleaned from arts and crafts are key to humanity's sustainable future, where houses will be made from recycled felt and cars will run off a mixture of solar power and glitter. Step into the sparkly world of tomorrow with today's Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of fabrics at Beverly's Yards of Fabric in Carmichael.
Imparting crafty knowledge since 1968, the imagination mavens at Beverly’s supply and enhance hands-on projects with a surplus of glueable provisions and a cornucopia of fabrics. Jazz up dreary household items such as old throw pillows or Junior's collection of rare autographed baseballs with Kona solid cottons by the yard ($5.99). Quilters can stitch together decorative coverings for monster trucks with cotton quilting fabric ($9.99/yd.) and a wide selection of remnant fleece ($6.97/yd.). Serious stitchers can also revivify old windows or gussy up the neighborhood ghost with decorator tapestries by the yard ($9.97).
In their spare time, the crafting gurus of Beverly's volunteer for local organizations benefiting children and families in need and always lend their expertise to any customer project that doesn’t involve bedazzling a wild badger. Beverly’s Yards of Fabric is open seven days a week.