Elliott Berman Textiles – New York City garment district

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Oh the loveliness of this new-to-me fabric store – Elliott Berman Textiles – carrying mostly imported fabrics of top-notch quality. I visited last week during a whirlwind trip east, and I definitely could have spent much longer browsing and buying.  I promise that you will not be able to leave sans purchase, there are just too many beautiful fabrics begging to come home with you. I was restrained only by my pocketbook, not by any lack of gorgeous silk, cotton, viscose, and wool options.

I love this navy, black, and off-white skyline viscose print jersey. I plan to make a simple T to let the print shine, but I may do something interesting with the neckline. Perfect with jeans.

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I love white T shirts, and regardless of how careful I am with laundering, they really do not look top notch more than one season. And finding the rightweight, stretch factor, opaque-ness can be a challenge, so naturally I had to snatch up 3 yards of this silky, gorgeous, white viscose knit.  At least enough for 2 Ts. YUM.

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I could not resist this ador-a-belle pink and red small floral print for my precious new DGD – in BOTH cotton voile and viscose jersey! I think baby Oona will be getting some smocked dresses and baby leggings sometime soon…sweet!

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If you get to New York, please try to stop by this delightful gem. Matthew and Eugenia were so gracious and lovely, and clearly have an eye for the “good stuff”. I don’t think you will be disappointed. And did I mention they will send you swatches? Call and let them know what fabrics/weight/colors you are looking for, and they will pull from their current inventory. Almost like having a fabric personal shopper! 🙂

Elliott Berman Textiles
225 West 35th Street, 7th Floor
New York, New York
800-609-6072

Happy sewing!

MarisOlsen

2 Responses to Elliott Berman Textiles – New York City garment district

  1. Audrey says:

    This is one of the shops I hope to visit on my next trip to NYC. In the meantime I visit their web site often and occasionally, when the budget permits, make purchases.

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