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Britex Fabrics, San Francisco

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Gift & Specialty Shop · Hidden Gem · Shopping
Our brick-and-mortar store is located near San Francisco's Union Square shopping district.

Experience a Legacy Business

A San Francisco landmark since 1952, Britex is a must-visit for designers, sewers, do-it-yourself-ers and anyone seeking creative inspiration.

The two-story, family-run store contains fabrics from up-and-coming designers and fashion icons, laces, ribbons, notions and buttons from around the world, plus a knowledgeable and multilingual staff of over 40 employees.

With a careful blend of innovation and tradition, Britex offers over 60 years of exceptional service and commitment to quality.

Fashion and home decorating fabrics and accessories literally fill Britex Fabrics from floor to ceiling. Wool, silk and imported laces are displayed on the first floor. The second floor offers a variety of cotton, linen, synthetic blends, a comprehensive home decor department, plus an awe-inspiring array of buttons, ribbons, trims, sewing tools and all other notions items.

Explore each floor to discover the range and variety.
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  • I find it a delight to make return trips to Britex Fabrics in San Francisco They have some of the best fabrics and a wide selection to choose from. Its close to the Union Square area of San...  more »
  • I was recently in San Francisco and naturally, being a quilter and hand and machine embroiderer, as well as a life long sewer, I immediately look up fabric stores in every new city I visit. We were.....  more »
  • Ok, if you like, enjoy or love sewing, visiting Britex Fabrics is A MUST. I must say that I do miss the original location, but I am happy that Britex is still our Mood staple. I Found exactly what I needed to complete a knit wrap dress (sans going on line). ABSOLUTELY a WONDERFUL place to get yo tactile own. Lovely store assistance/customer service. πŸ’ƒπŸΎπŸ€ΎπŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸ’ƒπŸΎπŸ€ΎπŸΎβ€β™€οΈπŸ‘πŸΎ
  • Probably one of the best fabric store in sf. Lots of choices for all budget. Really love it as you can find anything and everything for all your projects! The one star missing is just for the attitude of a couple of sells rep in the store, come on guys, don’t we deserve a smile and for you not to grab your bags 10 minutes before the closing time?

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