Specialty Apparel Fabrics

Specialty Apparel Fabrics

When you are looking for fabrics with a difference, make sure you browse our specialty apparel fabrics range. Whether you are making costumes, bridal outfits, fancy dress, evening wear, toys or craft projects, you’ll find a large range of fabrics right here.

We have fabrics including felts and fur fabrics, satins, chiffons, nets, tulles, velvet, suede, lace, organza and sequined fabrics, sports fabrics for making gym and active wear, plus much more. All available by the metre, with the exception of a few furs that are cut to size for craft projects.

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  • Fabric Editions Pre-Cut Costume Satin

    Fabric Editions Pre-Cut Costume Satin

    The Fabric Editions Pre-Cut Costume Satin has a project sheet included

    Reg: $4.00


  • Performance Velvet Fabric

    Performance Velvet Fabric

    Upholstery fabrics come in light to heavy weight in a variety of textures and finishes. Our upholstery fabrics are all Martindale tested. Martindale test is more commonly known as the rub test. This test is used to affirm the durability of the fabric and what type of upholstery it is suitable for....

    Reg: $20.00 - $39.99 per metre


  • Calais Floral Velvet Fabric

    Calais Floral Velvet Fabric

    Upholstery fabrics come in light to heavy weight in a variety of textures and finishes. Our upholstery fabrics are all Martindale tested. Martindale test is more commonly known as the rub test. This test is used to affirm the durability of the fabric and what type of upholstery it is suitable for....

    Reg: $20.00 - $39.99 per metre


  • Calais Diamond Velvet Fabric

    Calais Diamond Velvet Fabric

    Upholstery fabrics come in light to heavy weight in a variety of textures and finishes. Our upholstery fabrics are all Martindale tested. Martindale test is more commonly known as the rub test. This test is used to affirm the durability of the fabric and what type of upholstery it is suitable for....

    Reg: $15.00 - $20.00 per metre



  • Snowflake Organza

    Snowflake Organza

    The Snowflake Organza is versatile and the perfect addition to your next sewing, quilting or embroidery project that requires a touch of creativity.

    Reg: $14.99 per metre


  • Snowflake Organza

    Snowflake Organza

    The Snowflake Organza is diverse and the perfect addition to your next sewing, quilting or embroidery project that requires a touch of creativity.

    Reg: $14.99 per metre


  • Snowflake Organza

    Snowflake Organza

    The Snowflake Organza is remarkanble and the perfect addition to your next sewing, quilting or embroidery project that requires a touch of creativity.

    Reg: $14.99 per metre


  • Snowflake Organza

    Snowflake Organza

    The Snowflake Organza is all-round and the perfect addition to your next sewing, quilting or embroidery project that requires a touch of creativity.

    Reg: $14.99 per metre



  • Zephyr Vinyl

    Zephyr Vinyl

    The Zephyr Vinyl is versatile and the perfect addition to your next sewing, quilting or embroidery project that requires a touch of style and zest.

    Reg: $15.00 - $27.99 per metre


  • Arbee Felt

    Arbee Felt

    The Arbee Felt is perfect for your next sewing or craft project that requires a touch of creativity.

    Reg: $12.00 - $24.99 per metre


  •   Guipure Floral Lace

    Guipure Floral Lace

    Lux floral lace, fantastic for speical occassionwear.

    Reg: $54.99

    VIP: $38.49


  •   Dancetime Satin

    Dancetime Satin

    The Dancetime Satin is a versatile fabric that is perfect for your next sewing or craft project.

    Reg: $14.99

    VIP: $10.49



  • Winston 7677/A Satin

    Winston 7677/A Satin

    Elegant and stylish, the Winston 7677/A Satin will add a fresh appeal to your creations, enhancing your designs to a whole new level.

    Reg: $11.99 per metre


  • Disco Micro Sequin

    Disco Micro Sequin

    The Disco Micro Sequin will add a creative touch to your next sewing or craft project.

    Reg: $6.00 - $16.99 per metre


  • Disco Sequin

    Disco Sequin

    Dance theatrical fabrics.

    Reg: $16.99 per metre


  • Sequin Collection

    Sequin Collection

    The Sequin Collection is multipurpose and the perfect addition to your next sewing, quilting or embroidery project that requires a touch of creativity.

    Reg: $39.99 per metre


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Can I purchase specialty apparel fabrics at Spotlight?

Yes, you will find a large range of fabrics here suitable for making evening wear and bridal wear, costumes, fancy dress, toys, craft projects and much more, nearly all available by the metre, in a range of colours and designs. From stretchy Lycra for sportswear to sequinned fabrics, from plain felt to long-haired fur, and including satins, tulles, organza and chiffon, you will be spoilt for choice when looking for specialty fabrics to create your outfit, interior or craft project. Here are some of the most popular:

Sports and performance fabrics
Including Lycra, Spandex and Fleece fabrics, you can make a variety of sportswear outfits with these fabrics from Spotlight.

Towelling terry fabrics
Ideal for many different applications including baby and child towels, changing mats and baby and child bedding.

Felts & fur fabrics
These fabrics are ideal for costumes, toys, and upholstery projects and come in a variety of colours and designs from cow print to long-haired synthetic fur.

Satins and bridal satins
Make your own evening wear, wedding dresses, bridesmaids dresses, dance costumes and much more with this large range of plain and patterned satin fabrics.

Tulles and netting
Add a layer of tulle or netting either under or over skirts to make them stand out when making costumes or dance wear, with these plain and printed designs.

Suede and vinyl
Often used in upholstery and other craft projects, you can find a wide variety of these materials in our range.

How do I care for my specialty apparel fabrics?

Because of the large variety of materials included in this range, there is no easy answer, as some of the materials will require hand-washing, some will need dry cleaning, and some may only be cleaned with a damp cloth. For more advice, please check product details or ask advice from our experienced sales staff.

Does Spotlight sell other fabrics too?

Yes, you will be pleased to know that we specialise in a large range of fabrics, including curtain and blind fabrics, dressmaking fabrics, upholstery fabrics, kids fabrics and craft fabrics, as well as linings, wadding, trim and other accessories required to finish off your designs. Check out the range of fabrics on offer at Spotlight to find your ideal solution and be inspired by the many different options on offer, all at great prices!