The store itself doesn't look like much and at first impression it looks like a hole in the wall but not in a good way. Once you get over the atmosphere of the place you can appreciate the selection. They didn't have what I was looking for and my need was a needle in a hay stack find, however, I've lucked out in the past so I gave it a try. They had some decent faux fur but not neon pink which... more
Great store that buys designer end cuts. I found beautiful lightweight wool jerseys, bamboo knits, microfiber stretch and even a drapey silk and wool that will make my fiancé a beautiful shirt. Prices are very fair: wools at $14.95/meter (including Italian designer), microfiber at $5.95/meter and bamboo knits at $8.95/meter. There is even a bargain area at $2.95/meter. You have to dig a little... more
Atex Fabrics (aka Designer Fabric Liquidators) is a fantastic little store huddled among the dirty, run down, mostly abandoned, storefronts of Hastings St. I know it looks sketchy, but it's just on the edge of the sketchy area. The bus will drop you off right outside the door, all you have to do is step off and walk in.
Inside the actual store, the walls are lined with bolts of quality fabric,... more