The Largest Fabric Store of its Kind in Western Canada

with over 90,000 fabrics in-store

REVIEWS

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"Great selection, low prices and no membership required. Now that I've discovered Overseas, I won't go anywhere else!"

- Christa G.

"I have been a customer at Overseas Fabrics for at least 18 years. I can say without reservation that it is the best fabric store."

- Patricia P.

SELECTION

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With over 90,000 fabrics in-store, you know we got you covered:

BLOG

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Happy Friday everyone! So we’re about to do something we’ve NEVER done… have a Sale! All our Christmas Quilting Cottons are now BUY 1 METRE GET 2 METRE FREE! Yes, you can mix-and-match them Don’t worry, we are not changing how we do things, we will ALWAYS be everyday low prices, always! But from time to time, we might do a sale on (seasonal) fabric so that we can make space for all the new fabrics coming soon #FirstSaleEver

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Happy Wednesday everyone! While waiting for our first fabric shipments of 2018 to arrive, we figured we should look back at the AMAZING year (thanks to all of you) that was 2017. So here’s our #2017bestnine! Surprise, it’s all about fabric (especially quilting cotton)🤣 but in 2nd place is Mother dearest on her birthday, 5th is when we hit 2000 Likes on Facebook, and 6th & 8th are when some out of town quilting guilds came (by bus!) to visit us! 2017 was BIG but 2018 is going to be HUGE! #excited

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ABOUT

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We are a family run business that first opened up our doors in 1993 and since then, it’s been an amazing ride. Our store has transformed in many ways and we are proud of how unique it has become. However there are 3 specific aspects that makes our store unique which has let us thrive for the last 20 + years:
 
 

1) Largest Store of its Kind - There are many different kinds of customers looking for specific types of fabric. In fact, the retail fabric industry has been divided in this regard but many people don’t realize it. For example, you have your General Fabric Stores, Quilt Shops, and Indian Boutiques; all of which sell fabric. Each store offering a unique selection to satisfy their specific customers. But we thought to ourselves, “Why doesn’t anyone merge all 3 of those stores into 1?” So we did. We are the first store of our kind to house general, quilting and Indian fabric into one space and our customers absolutely love it. Here you can get selection that you will never find anywhere else. Each fabric community is dipping into each other’s fabric and exploring a new world of possibilities.

 
 

2) Volume Discounts – We all love hearing 50% off, 70% off or even 90% off. But deep down, we know that we aren’t always getting that deal. Retailers initially inflate prices and then cut it down by 50% so the end customer feels as though they are getting a deal. Worse off, customer are forced to then wait for a sale as they can't afford the regular inflated prices. So, how do we counteract that? No sales, we just do volume discounts! Same low price year round but to make it even better, if you buy more than 1 or 2 metres, we give you a greater discount. (For example, $5 a metre but if you buy 2 metres or more, we make it $3 a metre). Same price year round so you never have to wait for the sale. Sew when you want to sew.

 
 

3) Service is Paramount – Sewing isn’t easy nor is it second nature to many customers. We understand that. We understand that putting together a dress, quilt, or tutu can be challenging. We understand you may not exactly know what fabric you need or how much of it. Which is why we consider ourselves fabric consultants. Just come to us and we will help you with your project. All the selection in the world means diddly-squat if you don’t know where to start.

 
 

For these reasons and more, we have been blessed to service clientele from surrounding regions such as the Fraser Valley (Hope, Chilliwack, Mission, Matsqui, Aldergrove, Agassiz), Interior (Williams Lake), Vancouver Island (Victoria, Duncan, Nanaimo), Okanagan Valley (Kelowna, Kamloops, Vernon), Washington State (Sumas & Bellingham) and the Greater Vancouver Area (Langley, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Richmond, Port Moody, Pitt Meadows, New Westminster, Delta, White Rock, Surrey, Maple Ridge, Burnaby, Pitt Meadows)

 
 
 

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